ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

Community Calendar

Music with Mr. Mike
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Charlestown

Wild About Reading
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Charlestown

Mah Jongg
1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Charlestown

GED Prep Classes
5 p.m. - 8 p.m. Westerly

FOPA Members Meeting
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Westerly

Strength and Stability
9 a.m. - 10 a.m. Charlestown

Free Income Tax Help
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Westerly

Music with Mr. Mike
9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Charlestown

... View all of today's events


Stay Connected


ADVERTISEMENT


Upcoming Rhode Island small business training events


The new Health Exchange for Rhode Island, HealthSource RI, is putting on presentations in each city/town across the state through Sept. 30. These presentations are offered to the public at no cost, and discuss the implications of the Affordable Care Act to Rhode Island businesses and individuals. For a complete list of presentations, visit www.HealthSourceRI.com.

The SBA is co-sponsoring the following five presentations with HealthSource RI:

• Thursday, 6-8 p.m. — North Kingstown Senior Center, 10 Beach St., North Kingstown.

• Sept. 11, 8:30-10:30 a.m. — New England Tech, 1408 Division Road, East Greenwich.

• Sept. 26, 6-8 p.m. — East Providence Public Library, 475 Bullocks Point Ave., East Providence.

All presentations are offered free of charge and no registration is required. Seating is first come, first served. For more information, please call 401-528-4561.

Thursday, Sept. 5

• How to Explore Entrepreneurship, from the Center for Women and Enterprise, 132 George M. Cohan Blvd. in Providence. The program runs from 1 to 2:30 p.m. and is free. To register, visit www.cweonline.org or call 401-277-0800.

Attend this workshop and decide whether starting your own business is right for you. As part of this workshop, you will:

• Explore the process and learn about the risks and rewards of starting up your own business.

• Discuss your specific business ideas and needs with a program manager.

vv• Get an overview of various resources at CWE and elsewhere to help you succeed.

• Hear success stories of women who have worked with CWE and are now thriving in the business world.

• How to Choose Your Legal Entity, from the Center for Women and Enterprise, 132 George M. Cohan Blvd. in Providence. The program runs from 4 to 5 p.m. and is free. To register, visit www.cweonline.org or call 401-277-0800.

Make it legal: A legal designation can significantly impact the future of your business, so come to:

• Learn the advantages and disadvantages of various business structures (sole proprietorship, partnership, limited liability company, corporate, nonprofit).

• Better understand your business in the legal sense.

• Be able to ask questions to our legal advisers in order to make this important business decision regarding legal entity.



Back to Business
Top Stories of the Week

Randall’s Ordinary sold, will return …
NORTH STONINGTON — One of the oldest homes in the area is being saved, much to the delight of local historians. Randall’s Ordinary, the old … more ...

Police logs: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 …
Westerly Jared C. Manfredi, 41, of 18 Cosmo St., Westerly, was charged Saturday with domestic disorderly conduct and domestic simple assault and/or battery. Joseph C. … more ...

Police Logs: Sunday, March 29, 2015 …
Westerly Gary S. Moniz, 49, of 71 Lakeside Drive, Coventry, was charged Friday, on a bench warrant issued by 4th District Court, with assault or … more ...

Massad wants all Burdick documents aired …
WESTERLY — As part of what he says is a continuing effort to clear his client’s name and reputation, Gregory Massad is seeking a host … more ...

Two directors leaving Washington Trust board of directors …
WESTERLY — The board of directors of Washington Trust Bancorp Inc. has announced a dividend increase of 2 cents per share and set the company’s … more ...

Latest Comments