LEWISBURG, Pa. — The Bucknell University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will present the seminar "Web Page Development with Microsoft Office FrontPage" Thursday, Feb. 2, from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the SBDC Business Education Center (Fifth and Market streets in Lewisburg).
The cost for this workshop is $30, which includes handouts and refreshments. Registration is required. To register, call 570-577-1249; email SBDC@bucknell.edu, or online at http://www.bucknell.edu/SBDC/
Topics to be presented include an overview of web development software; hands-on creation of a webpage with text, images, hyperlinks, email links and tables; customizing a webpage; and discussion of Internet Service Providers (ISP).
Presenter Sam Brawand opened her consulting firm in 1984, providing software and technology instruction, grant writing and research services for small businesses, educational institutions and non-profit organization. She holds a bachelor's degree and a master of education degree from Penn State.
The Bucknell SBDC provides free small business consulting services to residents of Juniata, Montour, Northumberland, Perry, Snyder and Union counties. To request free business consulting services, complete the online request at http://www.bucknell.edu/SBDC/
Created in 1978, the Bucknell SBDC is one of the first SBDC centers in the country and serves as an educational research resource for small businesses. In addition to SBDC staff consultants, Bucknell faculty, staff and student interns assist small business owners with enhancing their knowledge of business management through individual consultations, seminars, and pre-business workshops.
Areas of assistance provided by the SBDC include accounting and record keeping, business startup procedures, business plan development, financial analysis, marketing and sales, human resource management, product development, OSHA requirements, and environmental management.
With the exception of seminars, the counseling services provided by the SBDC are free. Funding is received from the U.S. Small Business Administration, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and Bucknell University.
Story posted Jan. 23, 2006