Entrepreneurship and Microbusiness Development
StartZone Northwest provides accessible and affordable training, consulting and support services to help people start and grow profitable small businesses.
Edmonds Community College has partnered with Pinchot University's Center for Inclusive Entrepreneurship to bring StartZone Northwest to the college campus.
StartZone Northwest Programs and Services
First Step – This course helps students to assess their readiness and the feasibility of their business goals and get to a quick "go-no go" decision.
Business ESL – In collaboration with community college partners, the Business ESL course offers a unique opportunity for ESL newcomers to learn about entrepreneurship and business while improving their English skills.
Business Consulting – Person centered, one-on-one business consulting provided by experienced business advisors.
Contact StartZone Northwest for a complete list of courses and services and to speak to an advisor.
1:30-3:30 p.m., Oct. 7, 14, 21, and 28 in Brier Hall 223
Have an idea for a micro/small business?
First Step provides students with a quick, reality-based process for determining the ability of self-employment or business ownership.
Students who complete the course will receive one-on-one technical assistance toward achieving their goals.
First Step is free! There are no charges.
To participate, fill out the online application form. A StartZone instructor will contact you with more information.