Should I Start a Business? - 8/12/2022 August 12, 2022, 9:30am PDT August 12, 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


The link to join will be sent with your registration confirmation.

About the Presenter(s)

John Edwards

Dr. John Edwards has over 30 years of management experience with both for-profit and nonprofit businesses. His industrial experience was in the semiconductor industry where he worked for startups, medium-sized and large companies. In the nonprofit world, John has run nonprofits and has been board chair for two. He has more than 20 years; experience as a SCORE counselor, mentor and lecturer during...

Should I Start a Business? - 8/12/2022