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08-29-2013

Thinking of Starting a Business? Clarkson University Offers Business Startup Workshop and My Small Business 101 Series

Thinking of starting a business? The Reh Center for Entrepreneurship at Clarkson University will offer a Business Startup workshop in addition to the fall My Small Business 101 series.

The Business Startup workshop will be held on Monday, September 9, from 6-8:30 p.m. at Clarkson University and will be taught by Brooke James, business advisor at the New York State Small Business Development Center. Registration by Monday, September 2, is required.
 
The popular My Small Business 101 series, taught by Marc Compeau, will return on September 16, 23, 30, and October 7 and will be held from 6-8 p.m. in Bertrand H. Snell Hall Room 212 (hill campus).

Topics covered in My Small Business 101 include: Thinking Strategically, Managing Your Resources, Marketing Your Business, and Managing Your Finances.
 
Registration is required and will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis. There is no cost to attend. Please contact Ashley Sweeney, program coordinator for the Reh Center, at 315-268-4350 or rehcenter@clarkson.edu to register.

There is no charge to participate in either of these classes.

The Reh Center is a resource that provides guidance for small businesses and the communities that support them. Their approach to and understanding of the unique aspects of doing business in the North Country has led to an 85 percent business survival rate for those who have taken My Small Business 101.

Clarkson University launches leaders into the global economy. One in five alumni already leads as a CEO, VP or equivalent senior executive of a company. Located just outside the Adirondack Park in Potsdam, N.Y., Clarkson is a nationally recognized research university for undergraduates with select graduate programs in signature areas of academic excellence directed toward the world's pressing issues. Through 50 rigorous programs of study in engineering, business, arts, sciences and health sciences, the entire learning-living community spans boundaries across disciplines, nations and cultures to build powers of observation, challenge the status quo, and connect discovery and engineering innovation with enterprise.

[News directors and editors: For more information, contact Michael P. Griffin, director of News & Digital Content Services, at 315-268-6716 or mgriffin@clarkson.edu.]

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