Starting a Small Business workshop
LOCK HAVEN — Have you always had a dream to start your own business but didn’t know where to start? This workshop will help aspiring entrepreneurs to begin the process of successful business ownership including evaluating business ideas, developing a business plan, and exploring financing options. The presenters/discussion leaders for this workshop are the members of the SBDC staff and a local commercial lender.
Attendees will learn:
–Unique lifestyle requirements involved in owning a business
–How to assess the feasibility of their business idea
–Differences between business organization structures
–How to develop a business plan
–How to obtain financing
–How to market their product or service
–The applications and licenses needed to start their company
The workshop will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on Friday, Nov. 22, at 301 W. Church St., Lock Haven. There is no charge.
Registering: https://pasbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/25644 or by calling 570-484-2848. Walk-ins will be accepted if available seating.
Cancellation policy — If you are unable to attend, it is highly recommended that you contact Kristine Meeker, Educational Program Coordinator, so we can open up your seat to another interested individual.
Next class will be offered on Friday, Dec. 13, at our outreach office at 1127 W. Fourth St., Williamsport.