Connect and learn with other entrepreneurs, small business owners, or future small business owners at Dakota County Library. Get guidance in operations, planning, finance and marketing in one of the classes from the library and one of its trusted partners.
Small Business Counseling with SCORE
Get free, confidential counseling from SCORE, a non-profit business counseling and mentoring organization. An experienced SCORE counselor will help you navigate all aspects of planning or operating your small business. Sponsored by Dakota County Library and South Metro SCORE. Appointment required. Email Ron Seipp at email@example.com.
Third Tuesday of the month, 5-7 p.m.
Feb. 19, March 19, April 16, May 21
Intro to Social Media Advertising
Take your business's online presence to the next level through social media advertising. Learn different advertising models for Facebook, Twitter and other platforms, how to get started and how advertising in this way differs from your current social media activity. Presented by South Metro SCORE. Registration required.
Wednesday, Feb. 27, 10:30 a.m.–noon Register beginning Feb. 13.
Video Editing on the Cheap
Boost the look and appeal of your videos with low-cost or free apps that can help you edit and deliver good video on a low budget. Bring a device with a video camera. Prerequisite: Computer and Internet Basics class and/or ability to use the mouse. Presented by Twin Cities Media Alliance. Registration required.
Wednesday, March 13, 6–7:30 p.m. Register beginning Feb. 27.
Raising Capital for Small Business
Learn about lending opportunities for small businesses, get answers to questions and consult with representatives from the Small Business Administration and a local bank. Presented by South Metro SCORE. Registration required.
Tuesday, March 19, 1:30–3 p.m. Register beginning March 5