Build Your Own Business (BYOB)

Event Details

Date and Time: Wednesday March 14, 2018

Location: BCIT Burnaby Campus - NE1 - Room 239 – 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Are you a Trades student or alumni tired of working for the boss? Do YOU wanna create your own business and be the boss? If yes, this workshop is your first step to help you get started. New entrepreneurs are always faced with challenges like raising money, developing a founding team, tapping into the right customer, and knowing the licenses and permits required. Dig into the basics of owning and operating a specialty trade contractor or any other trades business and the lifestyle of being an entrepreneur. We’ll share with you the blueprint to get you started!

By the end of this session, you will be able to:

  1. Assess and determine if traditional entrepreneurship is for you
  2. Develop an understanding of the 6 steps to starting a business 
  3. Work on a group case study and develop a live business idea document
  4. Obtain a list of entrepreneurial resources for starting a business

If you wanna be an entrepreneur now or in the future, this workshop will give you the details to get you started.

WHEN: March 14, 2018 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
WHERE: NE1- Room 239, BCIT Burnaby Campus