The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


April 13, 2014

Class explores ABCs of starting a business

If you have a dream of owning your own business, an upcoming class sponsored by the Office of Workforce Education at New River Community and Technical College will give you valuable information on how to get started.

The ABC’s of Starting a Business will cover how to obtain a business license; choose a legal structure; learn components of a business plan; how to market your business; and how to develop a financial plan in order to obtain financing for your business idea.

The instructor will be Tennis Parrish of the Women’s Business and Training Center.

The workshop will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 29. The class will meet in the Allied Health Building, Room A-5, at the New River Community and Technical College Beckley Campus in the Harper Industrial Park.

Tuition is $35 per person and includes worksheets and resource material. Preregistration is required. Call 304-253-3145 or go to for more information and to register.


Text Only