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Be Your Own Boss Class 1 - Starting a Business

Course Overview

This course is offered virtually via Zoom and will be hosted by a Walmart Academy Coach

Please register for any class session that fits with your availability. Email with any questions

Note: if interested in attending the entire series of classes, please register for each class separately 

Cost : Free
Duration : 01 Hour(s) 30 Minutes

Course Details

Starting  your  own business  can be  a  great way  to  be  your  own boss  and  serve  a  need  in your  community;  however,  the  process can  seem  overwhelming. This  course  will  establish some  of the  groundwork  for  starting  your  own  business.

At  the  end  of  this  course,  participants will  be  able  to:
  • Recognize  three  aspects  to  work  on  to  develop  a  business. 
  • Discover  and  discuss why  to  start  a  business.
  • Describe  the  different  types of  businesses.
  • Analyze  different factors in starting  a  business  and  review  key  factors to  consider  before  embarking  on starting  your  own  business. 
  • Identify  the  steps necessary  to  start a  business. 
  • Decide  if  becoming  an  independent  contractor  is  a  viable  option. 
  • Recognize  some  of the  do’s and  don’ts that  need  to  be  considered when  starting  a  business.

This series is best taken in order by completing with each class building on work from the previous. From these classes, you can expect to have a broad overview of various points to consider when opening or starting a business.

Be Your Own Boss Series Course Details

Class 1: Starting a Business Class 2: Finding the Value Class 3: Understanding the Customer
Class 4: Validating the Product or Service Class 5: Marketing the Business Class 6: Running the Business
Class 7: Creating the Business Plan Class 8: Evaluating the Business

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