Second Step: Researching and Evaluating Your Business Idea

Second Step provides you with the tools to evaluate the challenges and feasibility of your business idea through research and planning.
This 2-part workshop is designed to give you the tools to:

  • Begin your primary market research by identifying and interviewing potential customers and competitors
  • Develop your mission statement and value proposition
  • Identify areas of additional research to begin your business plan
On-Line Registration

eCenter Direct is used for on-line course registration.  After clicking the “Sign Up” link for a particular course, you will be redirected to eCenter Direct.  Please follow the following steps once you have been redirected.

  1. Click the “Sign Up” button in the middle of the page.
  2. If you already have an eCenter account, enter your account info at the top of the screen, then click “Login”.
  3. If you do not have an eCenter account, enter your information in the middle of the page, then click “Proceed with Sign-up”.
  4. Follow the instructions to complete the registration process and proceed to the payment process for paid courses.

There are no sections for this class being offered during this time.
There are no sections for this class being offered during this time.
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Location: Location given upon registration.

Fee: $50.00 per person

Refund and Cancellation Policy

  • Credit towards future courses will be provided if a registrant provides written cancellation eight business days before the course.
  • The WSBDC reserves the right to cancel classes due to low enrollment. Registrants will be notified in advance of the course.
  • No refunds or credits are given to registrant “no-shows” or to cancellations made after eight business days before the course.