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Starting a Small Business? WORKSHOP SERIES
Saturday, October 8, 2011
9:30 AM-12:30 PM
Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903
South Reading Room (1st Floor)
If you are thinking of starting a business of your own and wondering where to begin, register NOW to get the basics through this FREE informational workshop series presented by Providence Public Library and SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Professionals).
Space is limited to 25 people. You MUST register to attend the workshops!
Members of SCORE will present and discuss the various aspects of planning and owning a business. Library staff will discuss print and electronic resources available at the Library to research your business and marketing plan.
October 8 -- Sales & Marketing (Customer considerations, demographics, channels of distribution, features & benefits, advertising, competition, pricing)
October 15 -- Website Development (Domain name, site provider, web site design, search engine optimization)
October 22 -- Financing (Start-up costs, balance sheet, P&L and cash flow)
October 29 -- Writing a Business Plan (Loan requirements, marketing plan, financial plan)
To Register: Call 401-455-8027 or email your name & phone number to: firstname.lastname@example.org (please put "Attention: Ann P" in the subject line.)