Idea to Action! Your 3-Week Roadmap to Self-Employment

Event Details:
When: April 2, 2020 5:30 am – April 16, 2020 8:30 am
Location: 255 South Champlain, Suite 8, Burlington, VT 05401

Cost To Attend:
Nonmembers –
VBSR Members –

Registration is closed

Are you considering making the leap to self-employment?

Got a business idea but not sure if the entrepreneurial life is for you?

Join the Women’s Small Business Program at Mercy Connections for Idea to Action, a three-week course on preparing for life as an entrepreneur, and find out!

DATES: Thursdays, April 2nd, 9th and 16th (must attend all three)

TIME: 5:30-8:30 pm


In this course you will:

  • Explore the pros and cons of self-employment in a small-group setting
  • Identify potential barriers to your success so you can work with them
  • Create a vision of what you want for your life and business
  • Make a 90-day action plan so you can get started right away!

By the end of the three weeks:

  • You’ll know whether or not self-employment is right for you
  • You’ll have a clear vision of what you want for your life and business
  • You’ll know exactly what you need to do for the next 90 days to make it happen

Come curious, leave inspired and armed with the confidence to take on what’s next!

TUITION: $150 includes all three classes, materials, and bonuses. Partial scholarships may be available for those who qualify. Contact Lisa Wood for more information.

This class is for anyone considering starting a business and is open to all gender identities. Pre-registration is required:

Supported in part by the Burlington Community Economic Development Office, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Burlington Telecom, and the TD Charitable Foundation.