|Events for: Wednesday, January 20, 2016|
|The First Step of Starting a Business|
|Dates:||Wednesday, January 20, 2016|
|Title:||The First Step of Starting a Business|
|Description:||Have you always had a dream to start your own business but didn’t know where to start? This workshop will help aspiring entrepreneurs begin the process of successful business ownership, including evaluating business ideas, developing a business plan, and exploring financing options.
Learn from a business consultant about:
• lifestyle requirements of business owners
• how to assess the feasibility of your business idea
• the legal and tax implications of owning a business
• how to develop a business plan
• how to compile a bank-ready financial package
• how to market your product or service
• the health and safety regulations that may apply to your business
• why both a marketing and financial plan are needed
• where to find other resources that may help you succeed
Cost: $20; Veterans are admitted free of charge with ID.
For more information contact the Penn State SBDC at firstname.lastname@example.org or (814) 863-4293.
|Times:||9:00AM - 12:00PM|
|Historian of the Yea|
|Dates:||Monday, January 11, 2016 - Friday, January 22, 2016|
|Title:||Historian of the Yea|
|Description:||The Bedford County Historical Society is still seeking nominations for “Historian of the Year” for 2015. The nominee will be honored at the Annual History Banquet on Saturday, April 30, 2016 held at the Hall at Kinton’s Knob.
CRITERIA: Contestant … Any Resident/Group/Citizen of Bedford County or Member of the Historical Society of Bedford County.
QUALIFICATIONS: Involved in the past year (2015) with the history of Bedford County through research, restoration, writing, collection, preservation, etc. This may be a cumulative work over a period of years, but it needs to have been finished, accomplished, or completed in 2015.
Please submit nominations in the form of a letter or essay stating why you feel the nominee is worthy of this title. Please send nominations no later than January 22, 2016, c/o Chairperson “Historian of the Year” Committee, Bedford County Historical Society, 6441 Lincoln Highway, Bedford, PA 15522.
|Times:||9:00AM - 4:00PM|