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From: neal valley <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Mon, Oct 13, 2014 at 12:22 PM
Subject: Reminder Free "Starting a (Food) Business" workshop this Friday
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Apologies for any cross-postings,

This is just a reminder that Allen Neighborhood Center's next workshop of
the 2014 Food and Farming Workshop series is this *Friday October 17th from

*Please RSVP, and direct questions to Exchange Manager, Neal Valley
at: 517.999.3923 <517.999.3923> or [log in to unmask]
<[log in to unmask]>*

*Starting a (Food) Business*
Presented by Tom Donaldson, Regional Director, Michigan Small Business
Development Center

*Location:* Allen Market Place, 1629 E. Kalamazoo St. Lansing, MI 48912

*This free workshop is for individuals who are considering self-employment,
or are at the beginning stages of starting their business. Designed with a
special eye towards starting businesses in the food sector, and delivered
in a workshop format, this introductory session helps aspiring
entrepreneurs assess their abilities to lead and manage a company, as well
as evaluate market and sales potential for their products/services.
The basics of business ownership are introduced, along with resources
available to help launch new ventures in Michigan.*