- Northern Essex Community College - http://www.necc.mass.edu -
Small Business Development Center
The MSBDC’s (Massachusetts Small Business Development Center) Northeastern Regional Office, headquartered at Salem State University in cooperation with NECC, will provide one-to-one counseling assistance to small businesses or prospective small businesses at NECC. Counseling is available in both English and Spanish, is provided free of charge during the day and includes, but is not limited to, business plan development, market analysis, business feasibility, etc The MSBDC is a partnership of the U.S. Small Business Administration, the Executive Office of Economic Affairs, The U-Mass/Amherst School of Management, and Salem State. This program is a resource of SBA’s business development network. For further information on general SBA, State or MSBDC services contact 978-542-6343 or go to www.salemstate.edu/sbdc .
In Partnership with the Salem State University SBDC
These workshops provide a general basic overview of various topics and are free of charge. Please refer to other courses noted in this brochure for more in-depth coverage of business topics. Pre-registration is required; call the Registrar’s Office at 978-556-3700. Seating is limited.
Financing Your Business: Do You Qualify?
Learn from a banker and a consultant how a lender looks at your loan request. Credit quality, cash flow and collateral are key. This presentation will focus on preparing your existing business or startup venture for financing. Sources of capital, including SBA guaranteed bank loans, will be discussed.
360 ESBD1053-RWA: W, 6-8pm, one eve, 2/6, Free, Riverwalk
Proven online strategies can help you launch your company’s web presence, e-mail newsletter or blog, and help you sell goods or services online. Track your marketing and sales progress through web analytics, learn natural and paid search engine marketing, using keywords, shopping carts, web graphics and building your e-mail list to reach your target market.
Speaker: Carol Sanger
404 ESBD1054-RWA: W, 6-8pm, one eve, 3/6, Free, Riverwalk
Class Flow: Your Way to Break Even
Speaker: Bruce Share
403 ESBD1045-RWA: W, 6-8pm, one eve, 4/3, Free, Riverwalk
Article printed from Northern Essex Community College: http://www.necc.mass.edu
URL to article: http://www.necc.mass.edu/academics/courses-programs/non-credit/entrepreneurship/small-bus-dev/
Copyright © 2009 Northern Essex Community College. All rights reserved.