HAMMOND | The Northwest ISBDC is offering Launch Your Own Business Workshop: A Sound and Proven Path from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Hammond INnovation Center, 5209 Hohman Ave.
The workshop is a first step toward owning a successful small business and it aims to help entrepreneurs evaluate their business ideas, prepare a sound business plan, manage expectations and increase chances of accessing capital.
Workshop topics include: identifying personal objectives, skills and resources; describing your business idea and requirements; developing a sales forecast; identifying start-up expenses; estimating your operating budget; and analyzing your feasibility results.
The cost is $25 and registration and payment are required in advance. To register, visit www.nwisbdc.org, click on “Workshops and Events,” the workshop, and follow instructions or call (219) 644-3513.
Besides in-person seminars, potential entrepreneurs can also follow a self-guided workshop online via the Web site for $25. Visit www.nwisbdc.org and click on “Seminars & Events” at the top and “Online Classes.”