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"How To Start Your Own Business" Workshop Offered By FGCU Institute for Entrepreneurship

FORT MYERS, FL - Florida Gulf Coast University's College of Business, through its Institute for Entrepreneurship, is offering a nine-week workshop "Make It Happen! Start Your Own Business" from 6:15 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursdays from May 10 to July 5 at the Center for Leadership and Innovation in Bonita Springs.

For those who have a great idea and want to start their own business, this comprehensive program offers workshops to make it happen.

Topics include:
• Choosing a Business Form
• Business Planning
• Market Research and Analysis
• Building Your Business Team
• Financing Your Business
• Financial Management
• Tax Fundamentals
And more...

The registration deadline is Monday, May 7. Fee for the nine-week program is $350. Fifty percent scholarships are available. Contact the Institute for Entrepreneurship at FGCU at (941) 948-1817 or e-mail at

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