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Steps to Start Your Business (Saturday Workshop) – Montgomery County

March 14, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am


Discover what it really takes to start your own business. This newly re-designed workshop walks you through the steps you need to take to get your startup up and running. Topics addressed include:

  • Writing a business plan
  • Funding your business
  • Legal considerations
  • Registering your business in Maryland
  • Obtaining your federal tax ID
  • Forming a B.A.I.L. team
  • Managing risk
  • Marketing your business

Intended Audience: Pre-Venture

Steps to Start Your Business is the second workshop in our “Plan and Start Your Business” series. It is recommended that you take workshops in the following order:

  1. Introduction to Entrepreneurship and MWBC
  2. Steps to Start Your Business
  3. Develop Your Business Plan
  4. Market Your Business on a Budget


Heath Update: In light of recent health-related outbreaks, MWBC has temporarily revised our refund policy. If you are feeling ill, please refrain from attending an in-person workshop. Please contact our office in advance of the training to let us know if you cannot attend a workshop due to illness and we will refund the workshop fee (if applicable). For guidance on how to prevent the spread of illness, please visit the Centers for Disease Control.

Note Our Policies:  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. Women and men are invited to attend our training workshops.


Maryland Women’s Business Center


Kate Vendemio
Focus Areas
Business Plan, Starting a Business
Point of Contact
Kate Vendemio, 301-315-8091


Maryland Women’s Business Center (Montgomery County)
51 Monroe Street, Suite PE-20
Rockville, MD 20850 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