Moorefield, W.Va. – A workshop that explains how to start your own business is slated for 6 - 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 18, in Moorefield. Sponsored by the West Virginia Small Business Development Center (WVSBDC), “How to Start a Small Business” will be held at the Hardy County Rural Development Authority, conference room, 223 North Main Street, Moorefield.
There is no fee. Registration is required at least two days in advance. To register, call 304-530-4964.
The workshop addresses the major elements of small business ownership and a business plan, an essential tool for successfully managing a business and borrowing money. Business ownership includes startup issues, legal structure, licensing and record keeping. Coaching will be offered to new and existing small business owners on developing business plans, financing proposals, budgets and financing options.
The West Virginia Small Business Development Centers are part of the West Virginia Development Office and work with colleges, universities and other host institutions to provide cost-effective business coaching and technical assistance statewide. The SBDC is a program that is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. The SBA cannot endorse any products, opinions or services of any external parties or activities. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Mrs. Ludewig at 304-530-4964.