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Going into Business for Yourself class offered

A Going into Business for Yourself class will be offered from 6-9 p.m. Thursday, June 6, at Central Lakes College in Brainerd.

This session covers all areas of business start-up, helpful advice on how to get your dream off the ground, how to become and stay profitable, including financing your new venture and necessary filings with the state of Minnesota.

Follow-up counseling is available to qualified individuals from the Small Business Development Center’s team of consultants at no charge to the individual.

Cost is $49 per person, $29 for each additional business partner. Instructor is Jay Bock.

Deadline to register is May 30.

To register, visit For more information, contact Melissa Pikula at 218-855-8118 or

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
(218) 855-5889