Tag - starting a business

Starting and Operating a Small Business: Legal and Other Considerations

Join attorney Frank Farmer as he discusses issues to think about when starting and operating a small business. Get your questions answered and hear Frank's insights on these important topics: Selecting a business organizational structure Obtaining tax identification numbers Licensing Hiring employees vs independent contractors Other related topics, as time permits Hosted by Chester and Delaware Counties.

Small Business Solutions for Barbour County

Join us at our next meeting on Monday, May 13th at 5:30pm! 📅 We'll be gathering at the beautifully restored Golden Rule Building on 122 Crim Avenue in Belington. Don't miss out on this opportunity to network, brainstorm, and collaborate with fellow Barbour County small business owners and potential entrepreneurs. 💼💡✨ Sponsored by...

Simple Steps Module 2: Business Concepts

Is your business idea feasible? This webinar provides step-by-step guidance on researching your idea, your market, and your competition to determine if your business idea is likely to succeed. You will learn how to: - identify your target markets - describe your products and services - collect key competitive information to support your feasibility...

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business – Startup Basics – 03/06/2024

Are you ready to start a business? This webinar provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business. You will learn about: - The advantages and disadvantages of owning a business - The most profitable form for your business - The fundamentals of formation, organization,...

Small Business Solutions for Barbour County

Mark your calendar and plan to join us at 17 North Event Center across from the courthouse in Philippi on Monday, November 13th at 5:30pm. The Senior Community Services Employment Program will be our special guest, and the Philippi Convention & Visitors Bureau has graciously agreed to provide refreshments. Small Business...

Small Biz Series: Ask An Expert B2B featuring Irv Miller

We're Talking Business! Featured Entrepreneur 10/10/23, 10am~Irv Miller of Berkeley Springs, Morgan County. Irv and his wife, Laura, have owned and operated their first business (a self-defense online retail store) for over 20 years. They also launched a subsequent product line as well as a Main Street retail store and most...

Melting Pots and Building Blocks- The Founding of Piddlin’ Rooster

The Melting Pot

Business ownership is like a melting pot. Not in the normal sense of different people coming together to form a community, but similar:  it takes many different forms of personal experiences, education, actions, trials and errors, lessons learned, tears, sweat, long nights, hard work, and an unbelievable amount...

Home Is Where the Opportunity Is

An all too common WV story

I never wanted to leave West Virginia in the first place, I just knew that I had thus far been unsuccessful in finding my place in the world and had wondered if it might lie somewhere else. When a college friend in a similar situation...

Cash flow – don’t plan your future without it!

For many, the term “cash flow” conjures up visions of a daunting task that requires the expertise of a team of accountants. In reality, however, it is a handy, easy-to-use planning tool. While we typically think of it as primarily used by corporate entities – again with a line-up of...