MAY 17

Libraries Partnering to Support Small Business and Entrepreneurs

Archive and associated resources for the May 17, 2011, webinar with Melinda Ludwiczak, Tom Schaefer, and Nancy Corcoran on supporting small business development.

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Libraries Partnering to Support Small Business and Entrepreneurs

Originally presented May 17, 2011.

This webinar will explore examples of library community partnerships and services designed for all types of entrepreneurs. Find out how SCORE has helped 9 million small businesses through their online and in-person services available at 364 locations nationwide. Learn how SCORE collaborates with public libraries to offer classes and one-to-one confidential counseling to help entrepreneurs start and grow their business. And hear how Hennepin County Library works with a variety of municipal and nonprofit economic development agencies to support entrepreneurs at the library. This session is the third in a series brought to you in collaboration with the Jobs and Small Business Task Force of MELSA, serving the eight public library systems of the Twin Cities metro region of Minnesota. Moderator: Melinda Ludwiczak, MELSA project manager. Presenters: Marshall Jones, SCORE counselor; Tom Schaefer, SCORE counselor; and Nancy Corcoran, senior librarian, Hennepin County Library.

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17 May 2011


2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]