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Business 101: Commercial Space

February 24 @ 5:30 pm - March 23 @ 8:00 pm

Free

A five-part workshop series for small business owners who are looking to sign a lease and open up a commercial space.

Are you thinking it’s time to look for a commercial space? Congratulations! The City of Boston understands this is a big responsibility and a large step forward for you and your business. Whether you’re ready to expand your home-based business or looking for a space for a brand new concept, this series aims to arm you with the information you need to begin this exciting process.

Week 1 – February 24: Negotiating your Lease

Week 2 – March 2: Permitting and Licensing

Week 3 – March 9: Business Operations

Week 4 – March 16: Access to Capital

Week 5 – March 23: Vacant Space Fair (for landlords and prospective tenant)

The City of Boston designed the Economic Development Center to directly engage with residents and businesses. The City of Boston wants to build pathways to wealth building, and connect you with opportunities to grow and thrive. All workshops are free and open to the public, but require registration.

All workshops include:

  • Food

  • Networking opportunities

  • Interpretive services (upon request)

  • A child-friendly environment

Details

Start:
February 24 @ 5:30 pm
End:
March 23 @ 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/business-101-commercial-space-tickets-90169705015

Organizer

City of Boston Office of Economic Development
Phone:
617-635-5729
Email:
vanessa.marte@boston.gov
Website:
https://www.boston.gov/departments/economic-development

Venue

Dewitt Center
122 Dewitt Drive
Roxbury, MA 02110 United States
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Phone:
617.275.7080
Website:
http://www.madison-park.org/what-we-do/resident-community-services/dewitt-center/