Virginia Department of Business AssistanceOur Business is Your Success

Welcome Future Entrpreneurs!
About the VDBA Step One: Getting Started Step Two: Operating a BusinessStep Three: Business Plan

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The Community College Workforce Alliance, the Virginia Department of Business Assistance, and the CD Development Team (henceforth, all three are referenced as the “partnership”) do not guarantee the accuracy of the contents of the CD. This CD could contain technical, typographical or other errors and mistakes. Furthermore, the partnership does not endorse or guarantee the links to and/or the accuracy of any of the Web sites referenced on this CD. Results may vary, and the partnership does not guarantee any particular results based on your use of this CD. Under no circumstances shall the partnership be held liable for any liability related to the use of this CD.

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The CD Development Team

Stu Neal, Director, Center for Entrepreneurial Development, Community College Workforce Alliance, Richmond, Virginia: project originator, editing, expert advice, promotion, and public relations.

Kim Williams, Project Manager, Community College Workforce Alliance: content design and compilation, writing, editing, web design, and project management.

Everett Taylor, President, Technology Assurance Group, Inc, Richmond, Virginia: information technology consultant, creation of interactive business plan software.

Christopher Hill, Lead Programmer, Community College Workforce Alliance: design, editing, client relations, and programming.

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