Free business workshops @ Parkland/Spanaway Library
Get the ins and outs of insurance and personnel topics during two free business workshops happening at Parkland/Spanaway Library in June.
June 4, 1-3 p.m. Learn how having insurance or not affects your business as well as how much and what kind of coverage is needed. Consider options of where and how to obtain insurance your business may need.
Hiring & Firing
June 18, 1-3 p.m. Grow a profitable business with good employee practices. Determine if your business is ready to hire employees, pick up tips on how to select and manage employees and connect to other helpful resources.
These programs are made possible by the Metropolitan Development Council. Lead Class instructor Sharon Barber has more than 25 years of experience in small business management including small business startup, financial assistance, business planning, marketing consultation and training. She was instrumental in establishing and developing the Small Business Administration’s Tacoma Business Assistance Center, and the Clover Park Center for Business Development in Lakewood. She currently serves as the Director of Economic Development, Metropolitan Development Council in Tacoma, serving Pierce County.