Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Small Business Workshop Planned For Gainesboro

The Tennessee Small Business Development Center will conduct a free seminar, called"How to Start a Small Business," on Wednesday, August 11th, in Gainesboro. The seminar is presented in cooperation with the Gainesboro/Jackson County Chamber of Commerce and addresses topics of interest to potential entrepreneurs and new small business owners -- including start-up basics, business structures, planning, cash needs, and financing options. The seminar will be conducted at the Jackson County UT Ag Extension office at 757 S. Grundy Quarrels Highway. Lunch will be provided by the chamber and preregistration is required. Space limited to 25 participants. Reservations may be made by calling 372-3706 or online at http://www.cookevillesbdc.org/. The center is a community outreach initiative of TTU's College of Business, and is part of a network that operates statewide to assist small businesses by providing free counseling.