This course offers participants an overview of fundamental business principals as well as dedicated one-on-one support. By graduation participants should understand their business model, market, and finances. We expect and support participants as they legally register their business, create budgets and systems of bookkeeping, and write a business plan.
The program consists of:
Applicants will be assigned to sites based on geography. We only accept applicants who live in Detroit, Hamtramck, or Highland Park. Although we prioritize operational businesses, we may also accept experienced and focused applicants in the start-up phase.
Applications will be reviewed in July and the strongest candidates will be contacted to arrange an interview. Interviews will take place in August and classes will start in late August or early September.
The total cost of the program is $75. It is free to apply.