0401-006 ALB Starting a Business

Starting a Business

Thursday, October 24th
$ 0.00
In Person
Starting a Business


Are you thinking about becoming your own boss?

Our Starting a Business Course covers all areas that are involved in starting your own business. This class will cover important tools and resources a business owner needs to establish a solid foundation during its early formative years. Often, new business owners "don't know what they don't know". This class will equip you to be able to ask all the right questions as you are planning and forming your brand new business. 

Starts in 3 months!


  • Determine the feasibility of your business idea or framework using market research and competitive analysis
  • Estimate start-up expenses for your business and overview of options for start-up financing, and requirements to pursue financing options
  • Differentiate between different legal structure options for business formation
  • Identify important individuals to include on your team when making plans and executing business formation


Thursday, October 24, 2024
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Cost: $0.00
CHS College & Career Academy
455 5th Street SE
Cairo, GA




Tonita McKnight

"Tonita McKnight is a Georgia native with roots in North and Southwest GA. She has a Bachelor of Arts from Spelman College with a major in Theater. She has held various positions in personal banking, property management, program management, grant administration and economic development.  

She has worked with Albany Community Together, Inc. for the last nine years, where she helped entrepreneurs in Southwest Georgia with coaching, connections and access to capital. She is a certified Economic Development Finance Professional through NDC and a certified Business Incubator Manager through InBIA.

Hosting Center: UGA Small Business Development Center in Albany
A Public Service and Outreach unit of the University of Georgia, funded through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All programs of the UGA SBDC are open to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact [email protected] or call 229-420-1144