Should I Start a Business? - 10/14/2022 October 14, 2022, 9:30am PDT October 14, 2022, 11:30am PDT

So, you have an idea for a business. Now what? We can help you decide whether and how to proceed.


This workshop is presented at no charge in conjunction with the NOVA Job Center 

Designed by successful entrepreneurs who've been in your busy shoes, this mentor-supported program gives you the structure and support you need to set your sights on the future.


Learn the fundamentals of what it means before you start your own business. And hear about the local resources available to entrepreneurs.


This workshop is being presented by video conference. The password protected link to join will be included in your Zoom confirmation email.  


Key Topics: 

  • Personal assessment on major considerations and readiness
  • Trade-offs between being an employee and owning your own business
  • Options for your own business
  • Intro to Business Plan basics



  • FREE MENTORING: Work with a SCORE Certified Mentor to develop a customized plan. Just make an appointment.


Registration information: Free


Your instructor today is Karen Singer:

Karen enjoyed an 18-year career in the high tech industry for various companies, including BBN Software, FileNet Corporation, and Sun Microsystems. She held various positions in systems engineering sales and marketing for direct and channel sales. Switching careers, Karen started a highly successful The UPS Store franchise, and earned membership in The UPS Store Bronze and Silver Clubs each business year for exceeding revenue thresholds. She was awarded Silicon Valley SCORE Client of the Year in 2007. Karen sold her business after 6 years, and works at her husband’s small business, Metro Mobile Communications. She’s the office manager and handles all aspects of back office operations. Karen received her Bachelor of Science degree in Information Systems, School of Business, San Francisco State University.

About the Presenter(s)

 Karen  Singer

Metro Mobile Communications

Metro Mobile Communications

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Should I Start a Business? - 10/14/2022