Small Business Development Center

Workshop Schedule Fall 2014

Click for information on location, directions/parking, cost and registration.

Title Date Location

Starting A Business (Build Your Management Team)

Thursday
October 2, 2014
Grace Conference Room

Build A Solid Marketing Foundation

Thursday
October 16, 2014
Grace Conference Room

Legal Issues For Small Businesses

Thursday
November 13, 2014
Grace Conference Room
Your First Business Plan Thursday
November 20, 2014
Grace Conference Room
Building Business Value Thursday
December 4, 2014
Grace Conference Room

Starting A Business (Build Your Management Team)

Thursday, October 2, 2014
8:45 – 12 noon
Grace Conference Room, Higgins University Center

Description TBA


Speakers:

Joseph Grimaldo, CPA, O'Connor, Maloney & Company, P.C., Worcester , MA
Mary Casey, ESQ, Attoenrey, The Harbor Law Group, Northborough, MA
Claire Cheevers, Employee Benefits Manager & Yvonne Baker, Commercial Account Manager,The Feingold Companies, Worcester, MA
Tom Boland Jr, AVP of Commercial Lending, Webster First Federal Credit Union, Webster, MA
Bonus Speaker:Timothy O'Brien, HR Business Consultant, RMI (Resource Management, Inc.), Fitchburg, MA

Sponsored by:

TBD


Build A Solid Marketing Foundation

Thursday, October 16, 2014
8:45 – 12 noon
Grace Conference Room, Higgins University Center

Desription TBA

Speaker:

Fern Nissim, Principal, Round Pond Group, LLC, Shrewsbury, MA

Sponsored by:

TBD


Legal Issues for Small Businesses

Thursday, November 13, 2014
8:45 – 12 noon
Grace Conference Room, Higgins University Center

Description TBA

Speakers:

Jeffrey Donaldson, ESQ, Attorney, Mirick O'Connell, Worcester, MA
Jeffrey Duquette, ESQ, Attorney, Mirick O'Connell, Worcester, MA
Todd Helwig, ESQ, Attorney, Mirick O'Connell, Worcester, MA
Corey Higgins, ESQ, Attorney, Mirick O'Connell, Worcester, MA

Sponsored by:

TBD


Your First Business Plan

Thursday, November 20, 2014
8:45 – 12 noon
Grace Conference Room, Higgins University Center

Description TBA

Speakers:

George Isaac, CPA, Owner, George J. Isaac CPA, Worcester, MA
TBA (Bank)
Michael Holbrook,
Senior Management Counselor, Small Business Development Center @ Clark University, Worcester, MA

Sponsored by:

TBD


Building Businesss Value

Thursday, December 4, 2014
8:45 – 12 noon
Grace Conference Room, Higgins University Center

Description TBA

Speaker:

Terence Shepherd, CM&AA, CPA, MST, Managing Partner, Shepherd & Goldstein LLP, WorcesterMA
                                                                 & Principal, ROCG, Framingham, MA

Sponsored by:

TBD


LOCATION

All programs are held in the Grace Conference Room, Higgins University Center, Clark University, 950 Main Street, Worcester, MA 01610

DIRECTIONS/PARKING

Take Exit 11 (College Square/Federal Square) off 290. Go straight, following sign for Federal Square/Downtown. At second traffic light take a left onto Cambridge Street (St. Matthew's Church on left and Culpeppers Bakery on right). Go one mile to the end of Cambridge Street. Take a sharp right onto Main Street. Drive down Main Street (the campus is on your left) thru your first set of traffic lights. Take the second street on your right. This is a one way called Grand Street. There are two parking lots owned by St. Peter's Church that we have permission to park in. Once parked it is just a short walk back down to Main Street, where you cross over, head to the main gate of campus and towards the Higgins University Center on your left. Download the parking and campus map in PDF format.

TIME

For all programs, registration begin at 8:45AM, and all programs run from 9AM until 12PM.

COST

$39 for the first seminar
$30 for each additional seminar or registrant (from same company)

Special - $150 for all 5 seminars

PAYMENT

To reserve your space, please mail your check made out to Clark University to:

Clark University SBDC
950 Main Street,
Worcester, MA 01610-1477

Be sure to list attendees names and which seminars you are paying for. You can also REGISTER ONLINE but we cannot process credit cards - sorry.

Space is limited. Advanced registration required. Registration fees include materials and refreshments. The Clark SBDC reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a seminar due to insufficient enrollment. Registration fees will be returned or credited towards future programs only if the Clark SBDC cancels or reschedules a seminar. Sorry, no refunds will be given to individuals who cancel or do not show up for a seminar they have registered for.

Please contact the Clark University SBDC for more information at 508-793-7615 or via email at sbdc@clarku.edu



Corporate Sponsors

The Massachusetts Small Business Development Center Network Central Regional Office at Clark University would like to extend thanks to the following institutions for their financial support, thus allowing us to provide quality and educational workshops at a nominal fee to the small business community.