Foot and Nail Care: Starting a Business

Gain the knowledge and confidence to begin your own foot and nail care business.

Key Program Information
Categories Professional and Workforce Development Health Care Continuing Education
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Face-to-Face
Series Foot and Nail Care: Education for Nurses
Next Session Monday, April 9, 2018 in Eau Claire

The Lismore

333 Gibson Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701

Schedule April 9, 2018 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Who Should Attend

Past, current and future RN/LPNs who have attended the Foot and Nail Care: Education for Nurses program or other RN/LPNs who have an interest in developing their own foot and nail care business.

Betty Adsit, Foot and Nail Care Program

Program Description

Are you interested in a career change that will allow freedom and flexibility in your schedule? Would you like to supplement your income?

Consider starting your own foot and nail care business.

Take the first steps to starting your business and join us for this informational workshop. You will hear from a Foot and Nail Care specialist, small business entrepreneurs and current foot and nail care business owners. Learn how to start your business from a local business entrepreneur who will guide you through the process of developing your lean start up plan. Gather tips and tricks to strengthen your business during our panel discussion, where you will hear from current professionals in the field as they answer questions and share best practices.

You will walk away from this course with the confidence to take the next steps to enhance your career in foot and nail care. And much more…

  • Explore nursing entrepreneurship
  • Learn how to develop a lean start up plan
  • Discuss the marketing and promotion of your business
  • Enjoy hors d'oeuvres and great conversation with current business owners and other professionals in nursing and foot and nail care


Luke Kempen serves as the Director of the Small Business Development Center at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Luke's previous work experience included working in the audit division of a large international public accounting firm in Milwaukee as well as serving in senior finance and leadership positions in some fast growing private companies in Eau Claire. Luke also was a business owner having successfully started a business, growing it over a period of five years and selling it for profit. With his work background, Luke possesses extensive business experience in the areas of finance and accounting, leadership, strategic planning, project management and human resources. Luke also has direct experience with business startup, marketing, business planning and business sale/transition.

Luke holds a BBA in Accounting from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and is a graduate of the Executive Leadership Development Program at the University of Wisconsin Madison. Luke also is a Certified Public Accountant. He is currently pursuing an MBA degree at the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire.

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Standard Fee $69.00

Fee includes fee Includes course instruction, course materials, and refreshments.


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