Small business workshops at Providence Public Library

Starting a Small Business? Learn the Basics to Get Started

Next FREE Workshop Series at Providence Public Library Begins Oct. 4
 
PROVIDENCE, RI
-- 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 six-part informational workshop series presented by Providence Public Library and RI SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives). The workshops will be held Saturdays beginning October 4 and running through November 8, from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm at Providence Public Library, 150 Empire Street, Providence.  You MUST register to attend the workshops!
 
RI SCORE counselors 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.
 
To Register: call 401-455-8005 or email your name & phone number to: pplref@provlib.org (please put "Attention: Ann P" in the subject line.) You may also sign up online at: http://www.provlib.org/events/
 
WORKSHOP SCHEDULE
Oct 4  -- Administrative & Legal Considerations for Starting a Small Business
Oct 11 -- Marketing & Sales Planning
Oct 18 -- Social Media & Website Development
Oct 25 -- Accounting & Taxes for the Small Business (Part 1)
Nov 1 -- Accounting & Taxes for the Small Business (Part 2)
Nov 8 -- How to Write an Effective Business Plan
 
Parking is available at the Providence Hilton Parking Garage:  $3/3 hours.  Bring ticket to the library for validation.