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Allen Neighborhood Center's next workshop of the 2014 Food and Farming Workshop series is Friday October 17th from 1-3PM.
Details are below; see the attached list for other AMP workshops available from October to December!
---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.