Have you ever wanted to open your own business but were a bit intimidated by the process? Learn about local resources that can help you write a business plan, organize your business structure, find the right location, apply for local, state and federal licensing, and avoid costly missteps. This event will include a "How to Start a Business in Blue Springs" session beginning at 10:15 am and a "How to Grow a Business" session beginning at 11:15 am. Attendees will also have the opportunity to network with area business professionals before, in between, and after the two sessions. These expos have been very successful events and offer a unique opportunity to connect with entrepreneurs and local business owners here in Blue Springs.