Business seminar scheduled
Posted: Monday, October 3, 2011 7:01 pm
A business seminar designed for small business owners and employees is scheduled for 10 a.m.-noon, Thursday at the University of Tennessee at Martin REED Center.
The “Government Contracting-How to Do Business with the Government” seminar will help business owners understand the basics of selling to the government and private industry.
Participants will also gain the technical resources necessary to establish support networks for securing and performing both government and private contracts.
The seminar is being hosted by the Tennessee Small Business Development Center.
Instructors Saundra Jackson, with the Small Business Association, and Russell Toone, with the University of Tennessee Procurement Technical Assistance Center, will focus on how businesses can prepare for federal government contracting and how to successfully market and build relations with buyers and contracting officers.
The workshop is free and open to the public.
The UTM REED Center is located at 406 South Lindell St. in Martin. For more information about the seminar contact Landy Fuqua at (731) 587-7333 or register online at www.utm.edu/reed.