Tuesday February 20, 2018

Next Small Business Training Class to Begin in March

Program designed to prepare existing, prospective entrepreneurs


    For those interested in expanding or starting a small business in Oswego County, there is a small business training class scheduled to begin March 5.

     

    The classes will be held at the Business Resource Center at 121 E. First St., Oswego, from 6-9 p.m. March 5-9, and from 8 a.m to 1 p.m. March 10.

     

    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.

     

    Business Resource Center 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, SUNY Oswego Business Resource Center and Operation Oswego County 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 160

Issue 160
February/March 2019

Cover Story

Profiles

James Weatherup

On The Job

What Are Your Goals for 2019?

Success Stories

Laser Transit Ltd.

My Turn

The Incompetent Boss and the Peter Principle

Economic Trends

Economic Advancement Plan Progress Report

Last Page

Chena Tucker