Thursday, January 25, 2018
2:30 to 5:00 p.m.

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The Quest Center
New Bedford Office of Economic Development (NBEDC)
Conference Room, Third Floor
1213 Purchase Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
(enter the main door on Purchase St.)

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Anne Fenton
MA Small Business Development Center Network SE Regional Office
amfenton@msbdc.umass.edu www.msbdc.org/semass


How to Start a Business
Thursday, January 25, 2018
2:30 to 5:00 p.m.

So you want to be an
entrepreneur, your own boss, a multimillionaire?

Starting a business is a major undertaking if you want to do it right and maximize the likelihood of success.  Join us for a fast paced, dynamic workshop which will take you from...

1) feasibility analysis to...
2) licensing and permitting to...
3) business planning to...
4) financing criteria.  

Cliff Robbins, Senior Business Advisor with MSBDC, will present this free workshop to anyone is in the process of or thinking about starting their own business. 

Although there will be refereces to opening a business in New Bedford, the majority of the information will apply to any business in Massachusetts.

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Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

The Massachusetts Small Business Development Center Network is a partnership program with the U.S. Small Business Administration and the Massachusetts Department of Business Development under Cooperative Agreement SBAHQ-18-B-0001 through the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Isenberg School of Management.  SBDCs are a program supported by the U. S. Small Business Administration and extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis.  SBA cannot endorse any products, opinions or services of any external parties or activities. If requested at least two weeks in advance, every attempt will be made to reasonably accommodate persons with disabilities and those who need translation services.   The MSBDC reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a seminar or clinic due to insufficient enrollment.  For further information, contact the Southeastern MA SBDC office at 508.673.9783.