Pre-planning for aspiring entrepreneurs, or individuals in career transition, who want to find out if business ownership is for them, and if it is who type of business will they be most successful based on their strengths and objectives.
This workshop is pack-full of information specifically for those who wonder about business ownership as a new career path and for aspiring entrepreneurs.
Key take aways:
How to be clear on your strengths to leverage them for success
How to be clear on your goals to identify the best business for these goals
How to choose the best business format between a startup from your idea, a new franchise concept, or the acquisition of an existing business, and where you will succeed the most
About our volunteer course instructor:
Patricia Bottero St-Jean is an International Business Advisor and Speaker with over three decades of experience in the sector of small to midsize enterprise (SME) ownership. A native France, Bottero St-Jean began her entrepreneurial journey 34 years ago when she immigrated to the US to start a business which she grew over 25 years while creating jobs for a team of 50. Today, Bottero is also the founder of OPEN FOR BUSINESS, LLC a consulting practice that provides services, workshops, and webinars for individuals who are exploring business ownership and for owners who wish to expand their enterprise. She advises her clients with business research, business plans, and executive coaching. Her educational background includes a BA in Political Economy – International Area Studies from the University of California, Berkeley and an MBA on Global Innovation from The California State University.