Business Feasibility & Exploration

Have you ever wondered if your business idea is feasible or your plans for expanding into new markets are viable? Work with business advisors from the [FVTC Venture Center]( or attend one of our complimentary 'explore' sessions to learn what type of assistance and support is available. Services are tailored to business start-ups and existing ventures exploring new business models.
Check out complimentary sessions regularly scheduled for the small business community.
* [Explore Starting a Business]( *Ideal for small business owners and startup entrepreneurs*
* [Work for Yourself at 50+]( *Ideal for small business owners and startup entrepreneurs at 50+*

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  • Module Options
    The **complimentary** *Explore Starting a Business* session provides a look inside at what it takes to launch a startup and small business. Whether you're looking to turn your side-hustle into a full-time gig, grow your small business or scale a startup, this session will help you understand your next step.
    **Learn About:**
    * The entrepreneur/business owner mindset
    * Critical questions to consider when launching or growing a business
    * *E-seed™* Entrepreneurship Training Series: The experience and the results
    * 12 essentials for ramping up your business
    The **complimentary** *Work for Yourself at 50+* session provides a look inside at self-employment at 50+. During this session you will improve financial outcomes by assessing opportunities and building skills that will enable you to generate income. In partnership with AARP Foundation®, the Work for Yourself at 50+ session will help you gain the knowledge, support and resources you need to make informed decisions about working for yourself and taking the right first steps toward successful self-employment.
    **Learn About:**
    * What it means to work for yourself
    * The advantages and challenges of starting a business
    * Moving your idea forward
    * Avoiding common self-employment mistakes
    * Find your focus and put your options to work
    * Discover sources of support and additional services available to entrepreneurs and/or business owners
Business & Industry Services (BIS)
5 N. Systems Drive
Appleton, WI 54914-1655

P: 888-458-0449
P: 920-735-2525
F: 920-735-4771