New York State SBDC

The New York State SBDC regularly offers seminars and classes on issues that affect your business, often in conjunction with local experts.

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Survive and Thrive Workshop

The SBDC presents "Survive and Thrive: Essentials for Starting Your Own Business": a workshop covering all the essential information needed to start a business.

Entrepreneurship in the Arts

Five intensive workshops in entrepreneurship will provide essential knowledge for creating and operating your own arts enterprise. Learn how to develop your creative business in the studio arts, graphic and digital design, animation, film, music performance, audio technology, theater, dance, creative writing, communication, and other creative endeavors. Offered over five consecutive Thursday evenings at the Burchfield Penney Art Center, the workshops will inform you about understanding your market; selling locally, nationally, and on the WEB; how to prepare a guiding plan; and the role of finance in your business.