ECCC to Offer ‘Starting a Business’ Workshop in Decatur

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> East Central Community College’s Small Business Development Center will offer a “Starting a Business – First Steps” workshop from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 21, at the ECCC Workforce Development Center on the Decatur campus.
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> This free workshop is designed to introduce participants to the basic steps of starting a business, including regulations such as licenses and permits, legal forms of business ownership, basic marketing concepts to help analyze the revenue potential, lending terminology, outline for a business plan, and other resources to assist in starting a business.
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> Ronald Westbrook, director of ECCC’s Small Business Development Center, will serve as facilitator for the class.
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> For more information or to register for the workshop, contact the Small Business Development Center at 601-635-6296 or 601-635-6297. The email address isrwestbrook@eccc.edu or vthames@eccc.edu.
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