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Contact the Wenatchee Valley College Center for Entrepreneurship for assistance on all your startup questions and needs.

Assistance

Community connections are valuable for startups and entrepreneurs.  Building a diverse professional network offers a gateway to mentorship, knowledge, and support resources.

Connecting & Networking Mentorship

Gathering data and researching ideas is an important first step when creating a plan for your startup business.

Research/Data

business plan is an essential strategic tool for startups and entrepreneurs. Creating a business plan helps entrepreneurs establish specific steps needed to make their business ideas succeed.

Business Plan Counseling

Determining what licenses or permits you might need and where and how to get them can be a confusing process.  Accessing the road map and regulatory guidance is available through the State of Washington.

License & Permits

In addition to a great idea, product, or service, entrepreneurship benefits from education and training.

Entrepreneur Training

business plan is an essential strategic tool for startups and entrepreneurs. Creating a business plan helps entrepreneurs establish specific steps needed to make their business ideas succeed.

Business Plan Counseling

Loan programs are a common way to fund startup business.

Loan Programs

Access information on finding investors for a business startup.

Find Investors

Investment competitions bring entrepreneurs and investors together to foster potential partnerships.

Investment Competitions

Reach out to these resources for information about workspace and potential business locations.

Workspace/Locations

Connect with these entrepreneurship support organizations for information about growing your business beyond startup.

Growing your Business

For more information about managing employees, reach out to these support resources.

Employees
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