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Steps to Starting Your Business
June 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Library: Central Library
Category: Business & Finance,Career & Employment,Civic & Community,Classes & Workshops
Cost: Free but registration is required
Registration: Contact Andy Mayo in Economic Development at Andy.Mayo@birminghamal.gov or 205-254-2774
Contact: Jim Murray at firstname.lastname@example.org or 205-226-3691
Room/Department: Linn-Henley Research Library/Arrington Auditorium/4th floor
Community Partnership: Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE). City of Birmingham’s Office of Economic Development
The Birmingham Public Library, in conjunction with the Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) and the City of Birmingham’s Office of Economic Development, will once again be hosting the popular seminar Steps to Starting Your Business in 2017. The seminar is scheduled to be held on the first Monday of each month from February to June, 12:00-1:00 p.m., in the Central Library’s Arrington Auditorium.
Each seminar will cover the same topics, but those who are interested are welcome to attend more than one day. Topics covered will include crafting a vision statement, identifying sources of funding, determining the legal structure of your business, devising a business plan, and investigating sources of business and economic information.
Seminar presenters will be veteran mentors from the local chapter of SCORE. SCORE is a national nonprofit association consisting of volunteers with business skills and experience who want to share their knowledge with prospective entrepreneurs and small business owners. For over 50 years, SCORE mentors have helped millions of Americans start and grow their own businesses.