A class for those who are considering starting their own business will be held Nov. 19 in Seaside.
“Ready, Set, Start Your Business,” will be from 8: 30 to 10:30 a.m. in the Seaside campus of Clatsop Community College, 1455 N. Roosevelt Drive.
Tom Leiner, a business counselor for Clatsop Economic Development Resources and the colleges Small Business Development Center, will teach the class.
Leiner is also the co-owner of Pat’s Pantry Spice Shop in Astoria and has a background in human resources, serving as a coach, counselor and mentor.
The topics covered during the class include:
• Identifying the reasons for starting a business
• Evaluating business opportunities
• The “basics” of starting a business
• Finding resources
•Writing a business plan or venture feasibility study.
The cost of the class is $20 (pay at class with check or credit card). To register email SBDC@clatsopcc.edu or call 503.338.2402