Tuesday, February 26, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM EST
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Ridgefield Library 
472 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT 06877

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Ridgefield Library and Ridgefield Chamber of Commerce - 203-438-2282 

You can also register by visiting the library website www.ridgefieldlibrary.org.


Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: A Six-Part Series

Part 1: Self-Assessment/Business Plan

Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 6:00pm-8:30pm

Ridgefield Public Library

Want to start a business but don't know where to begin? This workshop series, conducted by a team of professionals from SCORE's Fairfield and Western Connecticut Chapters, will give you the boost to get you on your way!

In Part 1 of this six-part series, learn about the risks and rewards of starting a business in today's competitive marketplace. The traits of successful entrepreneurs will be discussed for the purpose of assessing one's inate and acquired ability to start and manage a successful business.

Check-in is at 5:45pm and the program starts promptly at 6:00pm. Space is limited so please register early by calling the Library at (203) 438-2282 or visiting www.ridgefieldlibrary.org. Snacks will be served. Attendees are expected to attend all six sessions and those who attend at least five classes may request a certificate of class completion. Snow dates are scheduled for the following day (Wednesday).

Other workshops in this series (all events will be 6:00-8:30pm)

Tuesday, March 5: Marketing Strategy & Research

Tuesday, March 12: Website and Social Media Marketing

Tuesday, March 19: Financial Reporting & Planning

Tuesday, March 26: Your Business Plan

Tuesday, April 2: Funding Sources/Conversations with Entrepreneurs

  This program is sponsored by Berkshire Broadcasting Corporation