You’re doing it. You’re finally taking the next step to starting a business. But before you open the doors, it’s important to do some research.
Prior to applying for a business license or asking for financial help, it’s vital to remember that your idea must be feasible. One way to do this is by researching and planning.
Tip: Before taking the steps to officially become a business, develop a business plan that considers your market, needs, financial obligations, potential outcomes and goals. Having a concrete plan that’s built off of research is a great way to stay organized and realistic.
– Kolette Simonton, City of Pittsburg, CA