Friday January 5, 2018

Next Small Business Training Class to Begin Jan. 22

Do you have dreams of becoming an entrepreneur?


    For those interested in expanding or starting a small business in Oswego County, there is a small business training class scheduled to begin Jan. 22.

     

    Classes will be held at the SUNY Oswego Business Resource Center at 121 E. First St., Oswego, from 6-9 p.m. Jan. 22-26 and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 27.

     

    The program provides a 24-hour small-business training program that covers such topics as how to write a business plan, how to obtain financing, accounting and tax issues, business insurance, legalities, marketing, and other basic business start-up issues.

     

    BRC small business advisers as well as other area business professionals will provide classroom training.

     

    The City of Fulton Community Development Agency, City of Oswego Community Development Office, Operation Oswego County and the BRC coordinate the program to provide guidance and support to people interested in starting or expanding a small business.

     

    Graduates of the program are eligible to apply for up to $25,000 in low-interest financing to expand or start their business in Oswego County.

     

    Tuition for the program is $200 and includes all materials. Scholarships are available for households within low- to moderate-income guidelines as established by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

     

    For more information or to register for the class, call 312-3493. To download a program or scholarship application, visit www.oswegocounty.org/training.php.

Oswego County Business Magazine
Issue 153

Issue 153
December 2017/January 2018

Cover Story

  • THE 125K MAN
  • Fresh off graduation, SUNY Oswego computer programmer plugs into big dollars

  • Top-Shelf Wage
  • SUNY Oswego Career Services: Alex Kouthoofd’s starting salary is among the top 1 percent among graduates at SUNY Oswego

  • Starting Salary: How Syracuse Colleges Stack Up
  • Recent Syracuse University graduates earn on average $47K while Le Moyne students earn $41K, according to colleges

Profiles

Eric Pahl

On The Job

‘How Do You Reward Your Best Employees?‘

Success Stories

Off Broadway Dance Center

My Turn

Fake News: Not a New Thing

Economic Trends

Industrial Development Agency Presents Its Annual Report

Last Page

Austin Wheelock