2011.07.07 > For Immediate Release
contact: Wendy Townley - University Relations
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Veteran Entrepreneurs Invited to Free Small Business Workshop on July 16
Omaha - Veteran entrepreneurs are invited to participate in a free, one-day workshop on Saturday, July 16, designed to offer tips on starting a small business.
Hosted by the Nebraska Business Development Center Veterans Assistance and Services Program, "Business Plan Bootcamp" runs from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Mammel Hall, home to the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) College of Business Administration, 67th and Pine Streets.
The workshop is open to veterans and active duty, guard, reserve members and their spouses.
The workshop will cover: how to craft a business plan; how to find and apply for financing; how to use social media marketing; and other skills required to get a business off the ground. Tim Donahue, a Chadron State College professor and Vietnam veteran, will facilitate the day's sessions.
Free lunch will be provided.
Registration is required. Visit http://nbdc.unomaha.edu/VASP/events.cfm to register and for more information, or contact Portland Oehmke: firstname.lastname@example.org or (402) 554-6629.
The Nebraska Business Development Center Veterans Assistance and Services Program helps veterans, military service-connected personnel and their families succeed in entrepreneurship and grow their small business. The program provides free seminars and workshops to assist with business planning, marketing, financing, networking, social media marketing, government contracting and more.
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