Contra Costa SBDCPleasant Hill, CA

CANCELED-Is Business Ownership via Franchising Right for Me?

CANCELED-Is Business Ownership via Franchising Right for Me?

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 12:30pm to 2:30pm

This free workshop is for you if you find yourself asking:

  • Would I be happy being in business for myself?
  • Is now the time for me to make a career change?
  • What are my viable options?
  • How do I minimize my risk and optimize my chances for success?
  • What is the realistic cost and time commitment?

During this workshop, you'll learn:

  • What franchise industries and choices are succeeding in the Bay Area?
  • What are the real costs?
  • What are my financing options?
  • Who is and is not a good candidate for franchise ownership?
  • Can I keep my job and open a business? How?
  • How do I make a safe and wise decision?
  • How to assess the risk involved in business ownership vs. a traditional career path.

Cancellation Policy For No-Cost Workshops:

If you are registered for a class and are unable to attend, please notify the Small Business Development Center at (925) 602-6840 as soon as possible as other applicants may be waitlisted. Attendee substitutions can be made at any time and at no cost. The following cancellation/rescheduling policy applies to all classes unless noted otherwise. Contra Costa SBDC reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a workshop due to insufficient enrollment. 

Oscar Dominguez
(925) 602-6806
300 Ellinwood Way, Bodega Room
Pleasant Hill

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It all starts here. Review our client process, complete the application and submit your request. A member of the SBDC will follow up with you and help you achieve your small business goals -- at no cost to you.
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Funded in part through cooperative agreements with the U.S. Small Business Administration, the California Governors Office for Business and Economic Development, and other private and public partners;  and nationally accredited by the association of SBDCs.