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Midland Library Offers Learn the Steps to Starting a Business
March 4, 2015 @ 2:00 PM
The Michigan Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Great Lakes Bay Region (GLBR) is pleased to offer a Starting a Business seminar at the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library at 1710 W. St. Andrews in Midland on Wednesday, March 4 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
This seminar is designed for individuals who are considering self-employment and those who may be at the beginning stages of starting a business. Delivered in a seminar format, this introductory session helps aspiring entrepreneurs assess their abilities to lead and manage a company; as well as, evaluate market and sales potential for their products/services. Start-up costs, financing options, and business planning are introduced, along with other necessary steps to getting started.
The Great Lakes Bay Region Small Business Development Center, GLBR SBDC, is located at Delta College. This federally funded and locally supported program serves Arenac, Bay, Midland, and Saginaw counties. SBDC helps entrepreneurs who are considering starting a new business or existing organizations who wish to improve their business performance. Certified consultants work with individuals to assess and assist in the planning and implementation of small business activities through free counseling, training, and research services – http://www.delta.edu/sbdc.
For more information about the Michigan SBDC State Headquarters, online resources, business education seminars, and registration, go to http://www.SBDCMichigan.org or call (989) 686-9597; pre-registration is required and reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Seminar sponsors are Grace A. Dow Memorial Library, Midland Tomorrow, Midland Area Chamber of Commerce, Midland County Clerk, and the SBDC GLBR hosted by Delta College Corporate Services at Delta College.
This same seminar will be repeated Wednesday, April 2 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The SBDC GLBR serves Arenac, Bay, Midland, and Saginaw counties.