by Vida Bierria, Spring Valley High School

Modified by Darryl Baxter, Franklin Middle School

Students are guided through steps to help them research a business idea, identify resources to start their business, and create a "Business Idea" website and brochure using Microsoft Publisher that presents the information they have gathered.



You are a consumer because you buy goods and services, for example you buy shoes, clothing, food, cell phones, and cell phone services.

Now, imagine yourself as a business owner selling goods and/or services to others. You have interests, talents, and skills that someone will pay money to use.  What business would it be?