So you want to start your own business and want to be your own boss.

The Business Vision and Development Center (BVDC) is here to help you, our youth, and underserved communities realize their dreams of entrepreneurship.

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We have resource partners to

Plan, Launch, and Manage your business by

“Turning Your Dreams Into Reality”.




Some of the key components of a Business Plan are:

  1. The Executive Summary
  2. Your Business Description

  3. Market Analysis

  4. Organization and Management

  5. Services and/or Products

  6. Marketing and Sales

  7. Funding

  8. Financial Projections

Every business should have a Business Plan.

Your business plan is your roadmap to success.  Whether your endeavor is large or small it is important to know the key components to get you where you want to be.

We can help you with the process.



You’ve got your Business name in place

Now you’re ready to open your doors, create your online presence or hit the pavement.

But not so fast!


What is your business structure?  Are you going to be a Sole Proprietorship, a Limited Liability Company (LLC), Partnership, or a Corporation?

Your business structure influences all aspects of your venture from operations, to taxes, to your personal assets.


Wow, so the money is coming in and you're taking orders!

Now let’s manage your business. You will need to:

  • Manage Your Finances

  • Hire and Manage Employees

  • Pay Taxes

  • Be Legally Compliant

  • Buy Supplies, Assets, and Equipment

  • Update Your Marketing and Sales Strategies

  • Prepare for Emergencies

  • Have A Transition Plan for Selling or Closing Your Business

You're not alone. We're right by your side.

“Turning Your Dreams Into Reality”

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