WMEDC Events


   Quick Start Business Workshop Series:
Everything you need to know to start your own business 


Quick Start is a series of FREE workshops that begin on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 @ 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Community Concepts’ conference room at 17 Market Square, S. Paris. These workshops are for anyone who is thinking of starting a new business and are designed to provide all of the essential information and material for starting a business from forms for registering your business name, forms for applying for an EIN number to marketing and financial information.  

The workshop series schedule is as follows:

Wednesday, March 26       Overview of the workshops and materials

Wednesday, April 2            Marketing information about branding and marketing materials

Wednesday, April 9            Information on business, marketing and financial planning

Wednesday, April 16          Information on legal aspects, such as business entities

Wednesday, April 23          Financial information about record keeping and tax obligation

Wednesday, April 30          A resource panel for technical assistance, financing and more

To register for the workshops, please call 207-739-6543 or email 

The Quick Start Workshop Series is brought to you by Community Concepts Finance Corporation and generously funded by a grant from the Oxford County Fund of the Maine Community Foundation.

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