Starting Your Business

Starting a business is exciting. Navigating the complexities can be confusing and overwhelming. At the Small Business Development Center, we have created specific programs to assist you in launching your endeavor.

Where Do I Begin?

Attending the course “Start Up Basics” is the perfect starting point for most aspiring entrepreneurs. Designed for new business owners, this workshop introduces resources for doing business in Colorado, explores what it takes to be an entrepreneur, and provides invaluable tools to setup your business for success.

This course also prepares you to work one-on-one with our consultants.

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If you are in the initial stages of forming your business idea, or if you aren't sure how to move a prototype forward, join us for a hands-on, business builder intensive program. We’ll connect you with a consultant who understands where you are and will guide you to the resources you need for:
  • Market research
  • Business plan writing
  • Finding capital
  • Identifying your customer base
  • Creating a marketing strategy
  • Business registration, insurance, liability
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Take advantage of additional training sessions, utilize our resources and contact us with any questions about the next best step for you.

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