Small Business Workshops Scheduled for January

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By: Christy Ragle—

The East Central Indiana Small Business Development Center (ISBDC) will present two workshops at the Innovation Connector (1208 W. White River Blvd. in Muncie) during the month of January. Sign up for these workshops by contacting Judy Porter at (765) 282-9950 or

“Can Customers Find Your Website?” will be from 9 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday, January 10. Angela Barbosa, Marketing Director for Solutions4ebiz, will share 10 ways to help businesses connect with customers using local search. Barbosa’s experience crosses numerous business industries and includes writing, graphic design, strategy, and planning. This workshop is free and a light breakfast will be provided.

“Launch Your Own Business” is from 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, January 17. Tom Steiner, Business Advisor with the East Central ISBDC, will walk participants through the steps needed to begin a business. The $25 cost for the workshop includes a workbook which participants will keep following the workshop.

The East Central ISBDC provides no-cost, confidential small business consulting to 11 counties of East Central Indiana. Access these services by visiting or calling (765) 282-9950.