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Combat Boots to Business Suits

Combat Boots to Business Suits

Thursday, April 18, 2024 (8:30 AM - 12:00 PM) (EDT)


Combat Boots to Business Suits - A Veteran's Guide to Entrepreneurship

Unlock Your Entrepreneurial Potential After Service

Are you a veteran transitioning from military service to civilian life and dreaming of starting your own business? Look no further! Join us for an empowering event designed exclusively for veterans like you. "Combat Boots to Business Suits" is more than an event; it's a launchpad for your entrepreneurial journey.

Event Overview:

Transitioning from the discipline of military life to the freedom of entrepreneurship offers a unique set of challenges and opportunities. Our event is tailored to introduce veterans to the critical steps of starting a business, converting military skills into business success. Whether you're passionate about technology, services, or any other sector, this event will guide you through the maze of entrepreneurship.

What You Will Learn:

  • Entrepreneurial Mindset: How to leverage your military experience for business success.
  • Business Basics: Key steps in starting your own business, from idea validation to business planning.
  • Accessing Start-Up Capital: Explore various funding options available for veteran entrepreneurs, including grants, loans, and investors.
  • Technical Assistance: Discover resources that offer business advice, mentoring, and training specifically tailored for veterans.
  • Contracting Opportunities: Learn how to take advantage of government and private contracting opportunities reserved for veteran-owned businesses.

Who Should Attend:

This event is perfect for veterans who are:

  • Considering entrepreneurship as a post-service career path.
  • In the early stages of planning their business.
  • Looking to network with fellow veteran entrepreneurs and industry experts.

Why Attend?

  • Expert Guidance: Hear from successful veteran entrepreneurs and industry experts.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with like-minded veterans and potential business partners.
  • Resource Access: Learn about exclusive resources available to help veterans start and grow their businesses.

Take the First Step Towards Entrepreneurship

Don your business suit over your combat boots and embark on an exciting journey of entrepreneurship. With the right tools, resources, and network, your business dream can become a reality. Reserve your spot today and transform your military discipline and skills into business success!

Please note: This event is designed to honor and support our veterans' transition to civilian life through entrepreneurship. All are welcome, but the content will be specifically tailored to the unique experiences and needs of those who have served.

Event Contact
Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce
(540) 216-0021
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Thursday, April 18, 2024 (8:30 AM - 12:00 PM) (EDT)
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