Starting a Business

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Have you dreamed of owning your own business?

Do you have a great idea for a product or business and need help making it a reality?

Open Your Own Business  We can direct you to resources for research and financial planning (including information on low-interest loan programs and other incentives) and walk you through the process of starting a business.

Call us at 620-364-8780 to schedule a confidential consultation with us to review all the resources available to you.

Coffey County Business Resource Guide

One of our partners in this process is the Small Business Development Center in Emporia.

The KSBDC network provides free, confidential, one-on-one consulting designed to develop practical solutions to business problems. They provide education and guidance in such areas as:
• Business plan assistance
• Financial projection development
• Cash flow analysis
• Marketing plan development
• Human Resources
• Sources of capital and financing
• Inventory control procedures
• Product costs analysis and pricing
• Advertising strategies
• Sales technique

Other Start-up Resources:

Is Entrepreneurship for you?
Business Start-up Guide
Free online business start-up courses through the KSBDC
Online business start-up/management courses through SBA
10 Steps to Starting a Business
Business Plan Outline and Guide
Cash Flow Planning Worksheet
How  to Get a Business Loan


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