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ABCs of Starting a Business – Frederick County

November 4, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Discover what it really takes to start your own business. This workshop lays the foundation for starting up your very own business in the state of Maryland! Topics addressed in this workshop include: 

Advance Planning 

  • Assessing if entrepreneurship is right for you 
  • Conducting market research 
  • Calculating startup costs 

Build Your Business 

  • Determining business structure and registering your business both at the federal and state levels  
  • Choosing a business name 
  • Marketing your business 
  • Building a support team 

Corporate Formalities & Legal Considerations 

  • Insurance considerations when starting a business 
  • Legal considerations such as trademarks, resident agents, and foreign qualifications 

*Intended Audience: Pre-Venture, Startup


Note Our Policies: Refunds or comps are available for workshops cancelled by MWBC. All other refunds are not provided. MWBC only accepts credit card payments for training sessions. Attendees will not be permitted to enter the classroom until payment is received. Walks-in registrations are accepted only at the Montgomery County location. Register early to guarantee a seat. Woman and men are invited to attend our workshops. 


Maryland Women’s Business Center


Maria McElhenny
Focus Areas
Legal Issues, Starting a Business
Point of Contact
Maria Ryan McElhenny, 240-308-8160


Maryland Women’s Business Center (Frederick)
118 North Market Street
Frederick, MD 21701 United States
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  • Client Testimonials

    “Material was clearly laid out and explained. The instructor was highly knowledgeable and gave practical, real-world examples to make it easier to understand, especially to the broad range of attendees.” 

    ----------------------------------------------- Robin Menge How to Write a Successful Business Plan Workshop attendee