|Have you been thinking about starting your own business? Do you have what it takes to do so?
Suncoast Community Capital, a not-for profit organization serving Manatee and Sarasota counties, is offering a FREE 6-week Small Business Development Program starting in December. Classes will meet on Thursdays, December 5, 12 & 19 and Thursdays, January 9, 16 & 23 in the new year.
Funded in part by the Manatee County Community Development Block Grant program, this session is the FIRST in a series of five 6-week sessions to be offered in Manatee County.
The classes are being held at the Manatee Office Center, 302 Manatee Avenue East, Bradenton, in Suites 307 & 308.
Each three-hour class begins promptly at 6:00pm. Session titles are as follows:
• Employee or Employer? and Setting Personal Goals
• So you want to start a business?
• Planning your business
• Marketing your business
• Operating your business and Wrap-up. Class graduation.
The instructors will also offer one-on-one counseling sessions to the students.
Residents of specific geographical areas in the county are being targeted and there are income guidelines.
To register, or for more information about the upcoming classes, please call (941) 744.2666 for information and a registration packet.
For more information about the Suncoast Community Capital, please visit www.suncoastcc.com