Small Business Workshop Series at Providence Public Library

Starting a Small Business? Learn the Basics to Get Started

Next FREE Workshop Series at Providence Public Library Begins March 28

-- 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 seven-part informational workshop series presented by Providence Public Library and RI SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives). The workshops will be held Saturdays beginning March 28 and running through May 9, 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: (please put "Attention: Ann P" in the subject line.) You may also sign up for the series or individual sessions online at:

Mar 28 — Social Media & Website Development
Apr 4 — Marketing for Start-ups & Newly Established Businesses
Apr 11— Administrative & Legal Considerations
Apr 18 — “Born to Sell”
Apr 25— Accounting & Taxes for the Small Business (Part 1)
May 2 — Accounting & Taxes for the Small Business (Part 2)
May 9 —  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.

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