Business Fundamentals Training

Everblue Business-in-a-Box Training

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Everblue was founded by military veterans in 2008 and has grown to train over 70,000 individuals worldwide. After reaching critical success with Everblue, our founders have gone on to start other nationwide companies such as Versame and ProctorFree.

Over the years, we've had hundreds of Everblue course participants reach out with questions about how to start their own businesses. We're now bringing you all of our knowledge on this subject so you too can own a successful business!

From one business owner to another, we know how to help you make your dreams of entrepreneurship a reality. We'll provide you with all the steps to get started as well as the tips and tricks we've learned along the way! Start now!

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40 Hours of Business-in-a-Box Training
3 Step-by-Step Guides: Legal, Finance, Marketing
Everblue's "Must Have" Checklist for Starting a Business
Access to Course Materials for 6 Months



Everblue Business-in-a-Box Program Details

Course Description: Everblue's Business-in-a-Box program is expertly designed to educate prospective entrepreneurs on the steps required to start and own a business. Taught by experienced and successful entrepreneurs, we'll remove the anxiety and apprehension that people sometimes feel when considering the move toward self-employment. We've done it before, and we can help you do it too! Though our training courses aim to improve your personal skill set, we truly care about your professional dvelopment and overall self-improvement. This is a unique service that we're happy to provide to our course participants and anyone interested in taking their career to the next level. When you sign up for this program, you not only get the tangible skills to get started but you also acquire lifelong professional contacts who want to see you succeed.

Prerequisites: None! We will provide everything that you need to know to start a business, including providing feedback and mentorship while getting started.

Audience: This program is ideal for anyone with an entrepreneurial drive who is interested in starting a business.

Learning Objectives:

The Everblue Business-in-a-Box program will show you the realistic pathway to owning a business. We'll take you from A to Z, with special focus on the following considerations:

Planning the Business

  • Mission Statement
  • Business Goals
  • Unique Selling Proposition
  • Industry Needs Assessment
  • Competitive Analysis
  • Pricing Strategy
  • Operations & Management Plan
  • Raising Capital - Grants, Crowdsourcing, VCs & Bank Loans

Setting Up the Business

  • How Should Your Business be Structured? LLC, Corporation, Partnership
  • Choosing & Registering a Unique Business Name
  • Trademarks, Copyrights & Patents
  • Securing Federal & State Tax IDs
  • Achieving the Necessary Permits, Licenses & Certifications
  • Setting Up a Company Bank Account
  • Choosing an Accounting System

Growing the Business

  • Creating a Catchy Logo & Tagline
  • Developing Flyers & Brochures
  • Designing Business Cards
  • Building a Website
  • Setting up Google Analytics Tracking
  • Developing a Social Media Presence
  • Developing a Print or Digital Advertising Plan
  • Networking with Your Local Chamber of Commerce