Date: Tuesday April 24 & Thursday April 26
Location: 1010 Main Street Willimantic
Cost: $10 per person
The Chamber of Commerce, Windham Region will be partnering with the Small Business Development Center and hosting another “Start Your Own Business” class on Tuesday and Thursday, April 24 and 26 from 5:00-7:00 pm at the Chamber, 1010 Main Street, Willimantic. The program is designed for people who wish to start their own business and don’t know where to start or for those who have already done so and need some mentoring to make sure they are on the right path. The workshop is $10 per person and includes a light dinner for two nights.
Topics that we discuss include..
What kind of business and legal status you should start
Setting up your books, taxes, and what you can expense
Basic HR issues to consider: Employee v. independent contractor, hiring, firing, etc
Business services and/or assistance from government agencies
Financing, banking and start up loans
Marketing and social media, basic web sites