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Business Classes Attend Small Business Administration Seminar

Posted Jun, 3, 2013

 Thom Foley's business class

On May 2nd Thom Foley's Exploring Business and Introduction to Business classes from Kent State at Geauga and Twinsburg attend a seminar about the Small Business Administration at Lakeland Community College. Congressman David Joyce invited the students, who are writing business plans for their class project.

Speakers included representatives from several banks, Small Business Development Center, SCORE and other government agencies. They spoke about exporting, doing business with the government, women and minority programs along with the government's role in business. Afterwards, the Congressman took the time to speak with the students individually.

The students all praised the event as a worthwhile endeavor and were pleased with the new knowledge they acquired.