Small Business FREE Training In Bangor


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What to Expect When You're Expanding

Insight on important do's and don'ts in Human Resources for your small business--everything from when to hire, how to hire and how to prevent and handle issues that may arise after the hire.


Tuesday, September 18, 2012

11:30a.m. to 1p.m.

Bangor Savings Bank Eames Center -- Bangor


  • Part of the FREE series of Lunch and Learn sessions
  • Great for companies of any size
  • New sessions will be held on October 23, November 13 and December 11

Space is limited.

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or by phone to 942-6389  



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Hiring Help

Thursday, September 20

8 a.m. to 9 a.m.

EMDC, 40 Harlow Street, Bangor

Thinking of hiring your first employee or adding another employee to your current workforce? Learn
About: the resources available to assist your business in listing the job and finding the right employee. Connect with the EMDC Workforce Development Specialist, all here to help you hire.  

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Selling to the Government

Tuesday, September 25

10 a.m. to Noon

Biddeford Saco Area Economic Development Council


This Free 2 hour workshop will help you determine if your business is a good fit for government contracting. Review and understand the requirements of government contracting for your business.  

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Grants 101 

Tuesday, September 25

8:30 a.m. to Noon

Biddeford Saco Area Economic Development Council


Learn the tools needed for grant searches, learn how to use, CCR, and SAM registrations. Learn how to develop a strong statement of need and write a compelling narrative. Plus, developing a budget and budget narrative, realistic timeline. Perfect for the small nonprofit, beginning grant writer.  

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Marketing to the Government
Wednesday, September 26
40 Harlow Street, Bangor

Learn what tools are available to market your services/products to local, state and federal government agencies. We will take a look at the many on-line resources available to you as you establish your marketing plan.  

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The Ins and Outs of Hiring for Your Tourism Based Business

Thursday, September 27

8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.


This free 90-minute workshop will help attendees find the answers to the following questions: How to hire (seasonally and year-round). What is a training plan and how to implement in a business where the 'season' is short? How to encourage seasonal employees to return. What to do if you must let someone go (from a legal perspective and so that your business doesn't suffer.  


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