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VETERANS: Boots to Business REBOOT


Event: VETERANS: Boots to Business REBOOT

Presenter(s): Kenneth Freeman, Lead Business Consultant, Veterans Business Outreach Center and Kathy Carrico, Training Director, Nevada SBDC


BOOTS TO BUSINESS: REBOOT is a free entrepreneurial education program offered to Veterans across the nation by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) in partnership with state and regional resource partners. The curriculum provides valuable assistance to Veterans and their spouses, transitioning National Guard and Reservists exploring self-employment opportunities by leading them through the key steps for evaluating business concepts.

This year, the program is part of the 99th National Convention for the American Legion – Veterans Small Business Summit on August 22, 2017. Hosted by the Veterans Business Outreach Center, a special Access to Capital panel will be added to the 8-module course.


  • Introduction to Business Ownership
  • Basics of Opportunity Recognition
  • Market Research
  • Economics of Small Business Startup
  • Picking the Correct Legal Entity for Your Business
  • Financing the Venture
  • Next Steps: Introduction to Business Planning
  • Moving Forward: Resources to Support You

Date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: Atlantis Casino Resort and Spa, 3800 S. Virginia Street, Reno, NV 89502

City: Reno


Registration: Register online or call (775) 240-0356

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