Next session starts March 1, 2018
For aspiring entrepreneurs: Idea-stage entrepreneurs will enjoy this Startup Primer, a 3-session program for individuals exploring entrepreneurship for the first time. Participants will learn to build a business plan, explore an opportunity, and better understand the critical steps to launch a successful business. Read More >>>
Duman Startup Accelerator
March 8, 2018
The Duman Startup Accelerator is JVS Chicago’s 6-week accelerator for start-up entrepreneurs. The Duman Startup Accelerator helps aspiring entrepreneurs launch their new business by providing the tools and resources to help participants articulate their vision and business model. Participants will learn to develop an opportunity, identify start-up costs, and launch a successful business.
The program will meet Thursday evenings starting January 25, 2018. The program will meet every 2-weeks for 6 sessions. Participants must attend all sessions to complete this program. To cover administrative costs a $100 fee will be charged to participating applicants. Details and location to follow. Read More >>>
The One-Hour Business Plan
March 15, 2018
April 19, 2018
May 17, 2018
June 21, 2018
Learn how a business planning framework can help you test and validate your startup idea.
This free, open workshop is designed for business owners and entrepreneurs who are ready to create a business plan or product pitch. A business plan is your blueprint for business success; a tool to test and validate your ideas and communicate your plan to potential partners and funders. Read more >>>