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Starting a Business

Bangor -

BANGOR -Maine Centers for Women, Work, and Community will offer an introductory business planning workshop from 9 :30 a.m. to noon Thursday, Jan. 20 at University College in Bangor.

The Introduction to Self-Employment workshop will walk participants through the pros and cons of owning your own business, show you how to get started step by step, point out the major elements of a business plan, introduce resources available in locally and statewide, and help you decide whether self-employment is the right choice for you.

Women, Work, and Community will also offer a 3 session class on the Basics of Business 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  Thursday, Jan. 27, Feb. 3and Feb. 10 at University College. The class covers the basics of a business plan, marketing, cash planning and is suitable fro those thinking about or in the early start-up phase of a new business. Pre-registration is required for all workshops and classes. There is no fee for the trainings.

For more information, call Jane Searles at 262-7843.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Jane Searles

Telephone Number: (207)262-7843

Website: http://www.womenworkandcommunity.org

Email: searles@maine.edu