laptop location clock calendar

JumpStart - Business Launch

Wed 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Topic: Business Basics

If you're registering for the entire series, use the series page at for a discount on your registration. Business Launch is a three-hour workshop with a panel of experts who will help you understand how to successfully launch a business. In the Business Launch workshop you will: • Learn the City of Philadelphia licensing, zoning, and inspection requirements • Understand the different types of legal entities and how to choose a legal structure for your business • Learn the basics of small business bookkeeping • Learn about insurance for small businesses This workshop is part of our JumpStart series, a low cost, flexible five-week workshop series that helps prospective business owners increase their chances for success and reduce the risks associated with starting a business. Register here and on the other workshop pages to pick and choose the workshops that most interest you, or register for the entire series for a discount at the JumpStart series page. The JumpStart Series workshops: • Before You Start – January 29, 2020 - learn how to move from employee to business owner • Market Research – February 5, 2020 - teaches how to assess the feasibility of your business ideas • Financial Analysis – February 12, 2020 - provides financial basics critical to business success • The Business Plan – February 19, 2020 - helps business owners plan for growth and profitability • Business Launch – February 26, 2020 - understand the legal, financial, insurance, employment and tax requirements Limited financial aid is available to those who qualify. To apply, complete the business training scholarship application below before registering. Course fees are non-refundable. Registration: 5:45 Class: 6:00 - 9:00 Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact us at (215) 790-9232 to arrange.

Fee: $ 35.00

This required fee holds your place in the class and is non-refundable. Limited financial assistance is available to those who qualify; complete the linked application before registering.

Phone: 215-790-9232


Women's Business Enterprise Center East (WBEC-East)
1315 Walnut Street, Suite 1124 Philadelphia, PA, 19107