Every month 543,000 new businesses get started, with only half of them surviving at least five years. Be a survivor! This essential seminar will help you lay the groundwork for a thriving business, exploring such topics as: identifying opportunity and market size, market analysis, measuring the risk/reward ratio, protecting your ideas, and pricing your goods and services. You'll also learn about financial projections and be introduced to a variety of funding options. $20 material fee due at registration for Gerald’s comprehensive workbook. Receive link and access code upon registration. Print (recommended) or download on a personal device and bring to class.