Mississippi Small Business
Development Center
Helping to Transform Mississippi One Small Business at a Time.


Workshops are FREE unless posted otherwise, BUT SEATING IS LIMITED.  Reserve your seat below. 

To register for a workshop near you click on register beside the workshop title,
OR call 1-800-725-7232 (For MS area codes 662, 601, 769, 228).

Reasonable accomodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.

Business Basics

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
This workshop is designed to introduce participants to basic accounting theory, budgeting, performance indicators and accounting terminology for Small Businesses.
Speaker: Ronald B. Westbrook, Director, ECCC/SBDC

Start-up Assistance

Thursday, July 30, 2015 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Are you interested in starting your own business, but don't know where to begin? This seminar outlines the basic steps to start a business. Topics include: regulations such as licenses and permits; legal forms of business ownership; basic marketing concepts to help analyze the revenue potential; lending terminology; outline for a business plan and other resources to assist in starting a business.
Speaker: Ronald B. Westbrook, Director, ECCC-Small Business Development Center