Central CA SBDCServing Monterey and San Benito Counties.
Helping Your Business Start, Grow and Succeed

Turlock: Business Start-Up

Monday, July 25, 2022 - 10:00am

You will learn the first steps to get started and everything you need to know when building the foundation of your business. This workshop has local guidelines and tips catered to Stanislaus businesses. If you're serious about starting your business, this workshop is for you.


Questions this workshop will answer:

  • Is your idea viable?
  • What kind of financing will it take to open your business?
  • Why do you need a business plan?
  • What are the risks, pitfalls, and requirements for opening a new business?


Who is teaching the workshop?

John Misiak is the instructor of this workshop and a consultant with Valley Sierra SBDC. John has been a business consultant for 51 years and he focuses primarily on business plans and business start-ups. Learn more about John here, https://www.linkedin.com/in/john-misiak-5558b163/


When should I attend a business start-up workshop?

If you have an idea for a business or have already started, but still have questions, this workshop is for you.


Do I need to register?

Space is limited, please register as early as possible.


Who is Valley Sierra SBDC?

Valley Sierra Small Business Development center (SBDC) is a non-profit located in Modesto, Ca. The SBDC opened in 2003, and they have helped create and retain over 10,000 jobs and assisted with securing more the $435 million in loans and equity in Stanislaus and Tuolumne counties. The Valley Sierra SBDC in collaboration with the City of Turlock are working together to support local entrepreneurs and small businesses, as well as providing the tools and resources to start, and grow their businesses. The new program, Turlock: Small Business, Large Impact, aims to fully understand local small businesses' issues, connect local entrepreneurs with resources, make business owners aware of opportunities available, and provide no-cost training and consultations with expert advisors.

Turlock Public Library
550 North Minaret Avenue
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Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration and a Grant with the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development. All opinions, conclusions, and/or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA or the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the California SBDC closest to you.