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How to Turn Your Side Hustle Into a Business & Securing Your First Loan

May 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Free

A 2024 National Small Business Week Virtual Summit Webinar

This National Small Business Week Virtual Summit webinar will discuss ways you can turn your passion project into a full-fledged business and how to take it to the next level by securing your first business loan. Randa Kriss, Small Business Specialist & Writer at NerdWallet, will first walk through five basic but essential steps that can help level up your side hustle and give your new venture a shot at staying power. She will cover topics like choosing a business structure, separating personal and business finances, formalizing a business plan, and more.

Then, Randa will highlight what to do if you’re running your small business but need more capital to grow. She’ll walk viewers through the key factors that lenders consider when evaluating your business loan application to help improve your chances of getting the financing you need.

Objectives for this webinar include:

  • Identifying the steps to turn your side hustle into a viable small business
  • Understanding how to improve your chances of securing your first business loan
  • Feeling confident in how to navigate starting your small business – from expansion to funding

Cosponsorship Authorization # 24-1-C. SBA’s participation in this Cosponsored Activity is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products or services of any Cosponsor or other person or entity. All SBA programs and services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis.

LIVE EVENT (ONLINE)
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Organizer

SCORE
Phone
(413) 785-0314
Email
contact.0228@scorevolunteer.org
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