Interested in a New Career? If you have ever considered owning your own business or are in the early stages of starting a business, register for this information session. New Business Start-Up Workshops provide you with an overview of issues related to starting and operating a business such as: business and financial planning, marketing demand and financing. New Business Start-Up Workshops have a materials fee and you must register and pay at least two business days in advance.  
New Business Start-Up Workshop at the Tolloty Technology Incubator
Materials Fee: $20
Mon., Feb. 13, 1 to 3 p.m.; Mon., Mar. 13, 9 to 11 a.m.; Mon., Apr. 10, 1 to 3 p.m.; Mon., May 8, 9 to 11 a.m.; Mon., Jun. 19, 1 to 3 p.m.; and Mon. Jul. 10, 9 to 11 a.m. 
To register, phone 330.308.7434   
Business Tax Requirements Workshop at the Tolloty Technology Incubator
Tue., May 2 and Fri., Nov. 3, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Offered free of charge but you must register in advance by contacting the SBDC at 330.308.7522 or
Going Global, Groundhog Day International Trade Forecast Breakfast
Fri., Feb 2, 2018
Women In Business EXPO
No Charge
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Performing Arts Center at Kent State University at Tuscarawas  

For more information regarding the workshops or to register, contact the Ohio Small Business Development Center at 330.308.7522.

“The Ohio Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Program is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. The SBDC program is also funded in part by the Ohio Development Services Agency. All services are extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Language assistance services are available for limited English proficient individuals. Reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact SBDC at (614) 466-2711 or at our website:

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 Kent State University at Tuscarawas [OSBDC] reserves the right to cancel any course or activity due to insufficient enrollment or for other unforeseen reasons.  In the event a program is canceled, the University [OSBDC] is not responsible for any related costs, charges or expenses.