News Release, Charles County Public Information Office
The Economic Development Department will hold a Tools for Business Growth Workshop Series from Feb. 11 to May 7 at the Waldorf West Library (10405 O’Donnell Place, Waldorf) from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Small businesses create a vibrant and successful global community, and this series is designed to provide small business owners with local resources to help them grow their business and become part of that global community.
Resource partners from around the county will present information on various topics at the workshops. The Feb. 11 workshop will provide a series overview of the topics to be covered. Instructors will also go over several of the local, state, and federal resources available to small, minority, women-owned, and veteran-owned businesses.
“Small businesses are an essential part of the economic well-being of Charles County,” said Economic Development Director Darréll Brown. “The Tools for Business Growth Workshop Series will act as an education and outreach opportunity—we want small business owners to know that we’re here, we’re available, and we’re ready to help.”
A catered lunch is included. Dates and themes for the workshops:
- Tuesday, Feb. 11—Introduction: Workshop Series Overview and Resources
- Thursday, March 5—Workshop 1: Leveraging Your Certifications
- Wednesday, March 25—Workshop 2: Access to Capital
- Wednesday, April 15—Workshop 3: Business Owner’s Regulatory Requirements
- Thursday, May 7—Workshop 4: Workforce Development
Registration for the workshop series is free. To learn more and register, visit www.MeetCharlesCounty.com/ToolsForBusinessGrowth.