The Basics of Starting a Business in Machias

Posted Sept. 03, 2013, at 1:53 p.m.
Last modified Sept. 28, 2013, at 1:51 p.m.

Wednesday, October 2 to Wednesday, October 16, 2013; 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 a.m.

Location: Machias Career Center, 53 Prescott Drive, Ste. 1, Machias, Maine

Contact: Ruth Cash-Smith; 207-255-0983


The Basics of Starting a Business at the Machias Career Center.

Women, Work, and Community and Women’s Business Center at CEI To Offer The Basics of Starting a Business.

Do you have a business idea you want to put into action? Or have you started a business but are unsure how to get it on the right track?

Women, Work, and Community and the Women’s Business Center at CEI will offer a three-session class on the Basics of Starting a Business Wednesdays, October 2, 9, 16 from 9:30 to 12:30 at the Machias Career Center. The class covers the basics of a business plan, marketing, and cash flow planning. This series is suitable for those women or men thinking about or in the early start-up phase of a new business.

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Pre-registration is required for all workshops and classes. There is no fee for the trainings. For more information or to register for the Basics of Business, contact Ruth Cash Smith at 255-0983 or e-mail at

WBC at CEI workshops are funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.

Women, Work, and Community adheres to the University of Maine System’s policy and shall not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status or gender expression, national origin or citizenship status, age, disability, or veterans status in employment, education, and all other areas of the University. The University provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.

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