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 at email@example.com.
Third Tuesday of the month, 5-7 p.m.
Aug. 21, Sept. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 20, Dec. 18
Business Tax Workshop with SCORE
Learn to define specific business entities and identify federal, state, sales and municipal tax reporting and deposit requirements; hear how home office expenses are handled by the IRS; and identify your critical records. Presented by representatives from Enestvedt & Christensen, LLP. Sponsored in part by South Metro SCORE. Registration required.
Thursday, Aug. 23, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Register now.
Grow Your Business with Video
Learn how to use YouTube and Facebook Video to help grow your business and develop your online presence from Ben Theis of Skol Marketing. Registration required. Sponsored in part by South Metro SCORE.
Wednesday, Oct. 3, 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Register starting Sept. 3.
Personal Selling with Confidence
Learn how 20 percent of personal sales success is based on what you know and 80 percent on what you do. Discover specific actions you can implement immediately to increase your person-to-person sales. Registration required. Sponsored in part by South Metro SCORE.
Thursday, Nov. 15, 10:30 a.m.–noon Register starting Oct. 16.
**Sponsored by the Metropolitan Library Service Agency