Free Business Seminar For Budding Entrepreneurs
Excellence in Entrepreneurship program will be held at Huntington Business Incubator. The purpose is to offer expert advice on starting and running a business. It is designed for budding entrepreneurs or those who want to make their existing businesses more successful.
The five-session program, which the Town is co-sponsoring with the Small Business Development Center at Farmingdale State College, the Huntington Township Chamber of Commerce and Citi Community Development, will offer helpful advice for those looking to start a business or to improve existing ones. Topics covered in the sessions will include performing a self-assessment of strengths and weaknesses; financing a business; how to write a business plan; organizational structure; financial reporting; and the keys to success.
“This is a golden opportunity for people looking to start a business or to improve an existing one to receive invaluable guidance from experts, at no cost,” Supervisor Petrone said. “I hope that budding entrepreneurs will take advantage of this program.”
The sessions will be held from 6 pm-9 pm at the Incubator, 1268 New York Avenue, Huntington Station. The first session is on May 13; the program continues on May 14, 15, 20 and 21.
While the sessions are free, preregistration is required. To register, go to www.farmingdale.edu/sbdc and click on “workshops.” For answers to questions, call the SBDC at 631-420-2765.