All of the information contained in this site is a part of the business development process. It is important to understand that each business will have its own unique planning and support needs. While some businesses may require a detailed business plan, others may begin relatively easily with only an outline of needed resources. We encourage you to consider the amount of detail that will be needed to create a successful business.
There are many resources in the Anchorage area to assist people in developing a business idea. The resources listed on this site are to give you a sampling of the possible supports available to you.
The Business Planning Process
Before launching into the business planning process, you should weigh whether this employment choice, and its lifestyle, is right for you and your family. There are many ways to discover what fits best with your talents, preferences, and business idea. This can be done through self employment programs or through self-assessments. Once this is done, business planning can begin.
Faced with the prospect of producing a formal, complex Business Plan, many self-employment candidates may feel overwhelmed and abandon the goal. An outline may be all that is needed to get you started. Planning is an important way to help you identify your needs and goals. There are many resources to help you with your business planning.
For assistance or additional information contact:The Center for Human Development by email | 2702 Gambell Street, Suite 103, Anchorage, AK 99503 | Phone: 907-272-8270 | Toll Free: 1-800-243-2199
The Center for Human Development and UAA are an AA/EO employer and educational institution.