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 April 2
-- 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 April 2 and running through May 14, 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 individual sessions or the entire series online at:

April 2 — Where Do I Begin? Administrative & Legal Considerations
April 9 — Grow Your Local Business—3 Areas You Must Focus On Marketing for Start-ups & Established Businesses
April 16 — The World is Online Effective Digital Marketing Strategies
April 23 — It’s Who THEY Know that Counts The Art & Science of Power Networking & Sales 
April 30 — Show Me the Money Part 1 Taxes for the Small Business
May 7 — Show Me the Money Part 2 Accounting for the Small Business
May 14 — Putting It All Together Writing Your Business Plan

(release from Providence Public Library)