The city’s Minority/Women’s Business Enterprise office is offering a free eight-week business training program for people interested in starting a small business or who recently started one.
Topics include market analysis, writing a business plan, applying for financing, legal issues, bookkeeping & taxes, business insurance, and more. The course will also include information on how to apply for a city loan for your business.
The program starts Oct. 21 and will wrap up Dec. 16. Classes will be held 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday evenings at the Carl H. Russell Sr. Recreation Center, 3521 Carver School Road.
The program is free but you must register by Oct. 17. For more information or to register call City Link at 727-8000.
M/WBE web page