Functional Considerations in Planning
Self-Employment is the single fastest growing career option in the U.S. Customized Self-Employment (CSE) provides an alternative to wage employment that accommodates many people’s lives, challenges, barriers, and skills. For people with disabilities or other challenges, unemployment rates are over 75%, so the risk, when compared to poverty, is minimal.
Through the process explored here, one gathers information to match up interests and skills with a marketable product or service for a small business. This webinar concentrates on a functional approach to business planning and design to demystify the folklore surrounding business ownership.
Takeaways from this webinar include:
- Understand the key components of a business model design
- Understand how CSE blends the needs of the individual and the marketplace
- Learn how CSE is funded and supported by State and Community-based organizations