M State hosts small business discussion sessions

Minnesota State Community and Technical College’s Business and Entrepreneurial Services will be hosting monthly business discussions on the Detroit Lakes campus and at its business incubator in Hawley.

The discussions are led by the West Central Minnesota Small Business Development Center and are free and open to the public, including small business owners, community leaders and individuals who are seeking to start a business.

From February through April, consultants will lead discussions about strategic planning, customer appreciation and student internships. The sessions are designed to prepare, educate and inform the owners of small businesses about topics that affect their businesses.

Sessions are scheduled for:

  • Detroit Lakes: noon on the second Tuesday of the month at the BES office on the M State campus
  • Hawley: 2 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month at the BES incubator, located at 407 6th Street

For more information, contact Sheila at SBDC at 218.299.3037 or sbdc@cord.edu. Sessions are also scheduled in Alexandria, Fergus Falls, Moorhead, Morris and Perham.

The West Central Minnesota SBDC Center is one of nine regional offices throughout the state that provide no-cost, confidential, one-on-one, professional business consulting services to existing and start-up businesses on a variety of business topics.

Posted in News on January 13, 2015 at 3:30 pm