Contra Costa SBDCPleasant Hill, CA

Is Business Ownership via Franchising Right for Me? Concord One Stop

Is Business Ownership via Franchising Right for Me? Concord One Stop

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 9:00am to 12:00pm


​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 925-671-4570 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
Concord One Stop
4071 Port Chicago Hwy

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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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