Workshops | Kent State University

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. 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. Business Start-Up Workshops have a materials fee and you must register and pay at least two business days in advance.  To register, phone 330.308.7434.

Business Start-Up Workshop at the Tolloty Technology Incubator.  Materials Fee:  $20. Mon., Sep. 11, 9-11 a.m., Mon., Oct. 9, 1-3 p.m., Mon., Nov. 13, 9-11 a.m. and Mon., Dec. 4, 1-3 p.m.  

Business Tax Requirements Workshop at the Tolloty Technology Incubator,  Fri., Nov 3, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  $25 Fee.  

QuickBooks 1 (Beginner) at the Tolloty Technology Incubator, Fri., May 4, 2018 and Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. $150 Fee

QuickBooks 2 (Intermediate) at the Tolloty Technology Incubator, Fri., May 11, 2018 and Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. $150 Fee

Women in Business EXPO, Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center at Kent State University at Tuscarawas. No Charge

Going Global Groundhog Day International Trade Forecast Breakfast, Fri., Feb. 2, 2018 - SAVE THE DATE

For more information regarding these workshops, contact the Ohio Small Business Development Center (SBDC) 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 accommodations 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 (SBDC) reserved the right to cancel any course or activity due to insufficient enrollment or for other unforeseen reasons.  In the event a program is cancelled, the University (SBDC) is not responsible for any related costs, charges or expenses.