WILLIAMSPORT - The Small Business Development Center of Lock Haven University will hold a "First Step for Starting a Small Business" workshop from 9 a.m. to noon on April 16, 2010 at Williamsport/Lycoming Chamber of Commerce, 100 W. Third St., Williamsport.
The workshop will be led by the SBDC staff and will teach participants how to plan businesses for start-up and begin on the path to continuing business success. The SBDC staff will cover topics every hopeful business owner should know: the basics of establishing a business idea, feasibility, marketing research and strategies, how to discover which regulations/licensing would apply to a business and how to create a business plan to obtain financing, along with much more.
For more information and to register for the workshop, call the SBDC at 570-484-2848 or visit the Web site at www.lhup.edu/sbdc.
The cost of the workshop is $20. Checks may be made payable to "LHU Foundation SBDC" and should be sent to Krisy Meeker; Educational Program Coordinator, LHU Small Business Development Center, 301 W. Church St., Lock Haven, Pa. 17745.