This course is designed to help aspiring business owners get a better understanding of what they need to know in order to make the decision to start and build a successful business of their own. The course leader, an experienced business owner, will help you evaluate your own potential for running your own successful business. Learn about the basic business skills needed to be successful, the essential contents of your business plan, financing options for your small business, the appropriate legal structure for your business, understanding your financial statements, and the tax issues that affect a small business. Become more knowledgeable about the business skills and parameters that help you decide on your best course of action and be successful once you enter the fast moving business world! See Course Outline. Read Course Reviews.