ENOVATE - Entrepreneurship
ENOVATE is an initiative to help all Workforce Investment Act eligible adults, dislocated workers and veterans start businesses in Northern Virginia. The project operates under the Virginia Employment through Entrepreneurship Consortium (VETEC). Northern Virginia has a wealth of entrepreneurial opportunities, and ENOVATE has the tools to help you succeed. Through ENOVATE, eligible job seekers will receive entrepreneurship training and assistance that will directly assist with new job creation and small business growth in Northern Virginia.
Participants will be randomly selected by a third party evaluator who will access the outcomes achieved from the core entrepreneurship training services offered through this program. Participants in this program will receive training in areas such as Understanding the Basics for Starting a Business; Accounting; Finance and Credit; and Sales and Marketing. In addition, participants will receive one-on-one counseling services, mentoring and networking opportunities.