10 Steps to Starting Your Own Business
Learn what it takes to start your own business!
This course provides a basic overview of the steps you'll need to take to start a business and how NYC Business Solutions can guide you through each step along the way. Total course hours: 1 session, varies by Center from 1.5-2.5 hours.
You will learn about:
- How to develop a business plan
- How to determine your legal structure
- How to set up your bookkeeping
- How to get permits and licenses
- How to obtain financing
When & Where
NYC Department of Small Business Services
The NYC Department of Small Business Services makes it easier for businesses in New York City to form, do business, and grow by providing direct assistance to business owners, fostering neighborhood development in commercial districts, and linking employers to a skilled and qualified workforce. Whether you're an entrepreneur, running a small business or a large corporation, we can work for you – for free.
You can register for all of our free courses on Eventbrite. For questions about individual courses or to register over the phone, please contact an Account Manager at one of our NYC Business Solutions Centers or reach out to one of our NYC Small Business Technology Coalition or Immigrant Business Initiative partners.