How to Become Your Own Boss


Have you always wanted to be your own boss? Before you quit your job to pursue your dream, you need to create a plan to fire your boss first.

In today’s business environment, small business owners have even less time to hit it big with their target customer. The key to success is not only to create a sound business concept, but also taking the time to figure out the business of running a business. Let America’s #1 small business expert Melinda Emerson, “SmallBizLady”, teach you her proven step-by-step method to transition from employee to entrepreneur. 

The BossAttendees will learn:

  • What’s involved in Starting a Small Business
  • The Emerson Planning System
  • Funding Your Start-up
  • Developing a Niche
  • 5 Reasons Why Small Businesses Fail

The target audience for this event: Anyone who is ready to become their own boss or currently working a side business that they want to take full-time.

Presenter: Melinda Emerson- CEO of Quintessence Group, Small Business Coach

Duration: 1 Hour


If you enjoyed this presentation, you'll love Melinda's other workshop: How to Develop a Killer Marketing Plan​.

About Presenter Melinda Emerson

Melinda Emerson, headshotMelinda Emerson, SmallBizLady is America’s #1 small business expert. As a seasoned entrepreneur, professional speaker, and small business coach, she develops audio, video and written content to fulfill her mission to end small business failure. As CEO of Quintessence Group, Melinda educates entrepreneurs and Fortune 500 companies on subjects including small business start-up, business development and social media marketing. Forbes Magazine named her #1 woman for entrepreneurs to follow on Twitter. She hosts #SmallBizChat Wednesdays on Twitter 8:00 - 9:00 pm ET for emerging entrepreneurs. She also publishes a resource blog Melinda is also bestselling author of Become Your Own Boss in 12 months; A Month-by-Month Guide to a Business That Works.

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