Women’s Business Center hosts workshop on how to start a business


Handshake_illustrationSAN BERNARDINO, Calif. – The Inland Empire Women’s Business Center at Cal State San Bernardino will hold a low-cost workshop on Tuesday, Sept. 18, in San Bernardino to help people considering launching a new business or who are at the beginning stages of operating their own businesses.

“Successful Start-Ups: The ABCs of Starting Your Own Business,” is scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon at the center, 202 E. Airport Dr., in San Bernardino. The cost is $10 for those who preregister online, or $15 at the door. Space is limited, so register early by visiting www.iewbc.org/workshops, or call (909) 890-1242.

Participants will receive contact information for the myriad of government and business entities that are part of the start-up process. The workshop also will have information on funding sources for local existing and aspiring small business owners.

The Inland Empire Women’s Business Center is a program of the Inland Empire Center for Entrepreneurship at Cal State San Bernardino in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

The IEWBC provides business counseling, training and mentoring designed for women business owners. The Inland Empire Women’s Business Center’s hours are Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday by appointment only.

For more information, visit the center’s website at www.iewbc.org or contact Nicole Kinney at (909) 890-1242.

For more information on Cal State San Bernardino, contact the university’s Office of Public Affairs at (909) 537-5007 and visit http://news.csusb.edu.