Upcoming Small Business Events

SBA Buffalo District Office

January 2013

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STRAIGHT TALK 2013

New Year's Resolution to Start or Grow a Business

STARTING OR GROWING YOUR BUSINESS?

Saturday, January 26, 2013.

A day inspiring entrepreneurship. Actual or potential small business owners looking for a way to launch or grow their business, have an opportunity to learn about small business success in a half-day event entitled “Straight Talk 2013”, on January 26. For the past 16 years, Straight Talk has provided one-on-one business counseling, business information booths, important contacts, networking opportunities, education, training and more.

Time:                   8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Place:                   Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, Buffalo, New York

For more information please contact Pamela Andolina, SBA at (716) 551-4301x301

Cost:

Pre-paid registration:   $20.00

Day of Event:  $25.00

Student:  $10.00

Veterans:  FREE (I.D. required)

Brochure available at :  STRAIGHT TALK 2013

Straight Talk Comes But Once A Year, So Don’t Miss Out on This!


STARTING and MANAGING YOUR BUSINESS

Thursday January 10, 2013

STARTING and MANAGING YOUR BUSINESS, a Pre-Business & Start-up Planning Workshop designed for those in business or interested in learning how to start a business will be held from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM at the North Tonawanda Library, 505 Meadow Drive, North Tonawanda, 14120 on Thursday January 10, 2013.

The workshop is sponsored by the SBA, SCORE, and North Tonawanda Library. You will learn about business planning, marketing, market research, legal structures, insurance, taxes and more. For reservations log on to Buffalo Niagara SCORE

Registration is required. Current pricing is Veterans, FREE and all others $30. If you would like the newest edition of the SCORE Business Plan Workbook, add $15.