Featured Programs

Fall 2014 Featured Programs

We have classes on the Jamestown Campus and North County Center. Call the Small Business Development Center at 716.338.1024 to register.

Women in Networking

12/11, 11 a.m. at Jamestown Campus
Monthly Fee: $15.00

This is a monthly networking group consisting of women business owners. Call for membership details.

Crowdfunding for Your Small Business

2/11, 10 a.m. at North County Center

More and more entrepreneurs are looking at alternatives to loans for funding the start-up or expansion of their businesses. Participants will learn how to manage and promote an online funding campaign.

Selling Your Food Product

3/11, 10 a.m. at North County Center

There is a thriving new food economy that focuses on alternatives to grocery stores. Participants will learn how to manage and promote an online funding campaign. 

Surety Bonding for Contractors

3/18-4/22, noon at North County Center

This program is for contractors wanting to expand their businesses. Professionals from the industry will present many "need to know" topics. Advance your business to a higher level of operation.

Running a Great Farmer's Market Booth

4/8, 10 a.m. at North County Center

Farmers markets offer opportunities to provide weekly income and launch into a larger marketplace. Attendees will learn to set up an effective display and develop great customer service and selling techniques.

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