• Business Readiness Program

    Business Readiness Program

    This 6-session business program provides education and business preparation for small business owners and start-ups.

    Class size is limited to 30 attendees.

Business Readiness Certification Program

CLASS DATES

Wednesday, May 10 | Wednesday, May 17 | Wednesday, May 24 | Wednesday, May 31 | Wednesday, June 7 | Wednesday, June 14


This 6-session business program provides education and business preparation for small business owners and start-ups.


Sponsored by Palm Beach County Office of Small Business Assistance


This 6-session business program provides education and business preparation for small business owners and start-ups. Class size is limited to 30 attendees.

Are you thinking about starting a small business or want to make sure that your business is on the right track? Do you need a business loan? This 7-session business program features distinguished guest speakers and provides education and business preparation for existing small business owners and start-ups.

Participants will:

  • Learn all aspects of small business formation
  • How to successfully operate a business
  • Learn how to develop a business plan
  • How to secure funding
  • Become knowledgeable in business essentials such as, finances, marketing, business plans, accounting, credit, business operations, contracting and negotiating, insurance, and more
  • Upon completion, receive a Business Readiness Certificate from Paragon Florida, Inc.

This course will cover the following topics:

  • Start Smart: What Every Start-up Business Should Know
  • Business Expert Panel
  • Business Planning For Success
  • Marketing and Social Media Strategies
  • Leading and Branding Your Business
  • Social Media Marketing Tips to Boost Your Brand
  • Contracting with Corporations & Government
  • The Perfect Business Pitch
  • Business Planning Work Sessions
  • De-mystifying the Financial Puzzle
  • Business Banking Basics Panel
  • Graduation; Business Pitch Presentations

Event Properties

Event Date Wed, May 10, 5:30 pm
Event End Date Wed, Jun 14, 7:30 pm
Capacity 30
Individual Price Free
Location Paragon Florida, Inc.
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Paragon is a certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) and relending intermediary of the U.S. Small Business Administration dedicated to providing comprehensive financial services, training and asset development for businesses in Palm Beach County, FL. Paragon provides access to capital through its loans, grants and scholarship programs to businesses that demonstrate a strong business model, an experienced management team and the potential to thrive and grow.

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