Marion, Virginia

Small Business Workshop: The Lean Canvas Method

Are you an entrepreneur, or know someone who is, that is looking to take a business idea to the next level?
Register now to attend a Lean Canvas workshop in Marion!

Presented by Dale Fickett of RVA Works, in partnership with the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development’s Main Street program and Marion Downtown Revitalization Association, this event promises a day-long session on the Lean Canvas method, a system for entrepreneurs or existing business owners to examine a business idea and improve its chances for long-term growth. In eight hours, participants will refine and test a business idea, provide additional value to new and/or existing customers, and position their business or business idea for sustainable growth.

Participants will also gain an invaluable business resource through the workshop- access to other entrepreneurs from across the Commonwealth! Through a discussion board platform, participants will be able to communicate with other business owners, mentors, and experts in the field, allowing them to pose their most important business questions to a knowledgeable group of peers.

About the trainer:
Dale Fickett, the president and co-founder of RVA Works, a Virginia nonprofit cultivating entrepreneurs and creating credible pathways to business ownership. A mentor to hundreds of entrepreneurs, Dale has lectured on entrepreneurship and innovation with several leading universities, including the Wharton School University of Pennsylvania, Trinity College Dublin, Northwestern University, and Virginia Commonwealth University. He Holds an MBA from Villanova University, and a BSBA from LaSalle University.

Sponsors: VA DHCD Downtown Marion!

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Event Details


Henderson School 203 N. Church St. Marion, VA 24354