Events and seminars

Workshop to help

new businesses

The Lock Haven University Small Business Development Center, which assists aspiring and established small businesses Lycoming and Clinton counties, will host a workshop from 9 a.m. to noon, Nov. 21 at the center’s Lock Haven office, 301 W. Church St., Lock Haven.

Participants can learn unique lifestyle requirements involved in owning a business, how to assess the feasibility of their business idea, differences between business organization structures, how to develop a business plan, how to obtain financing, how to market their product or service and the applications and licenses needed to start their company.

There is a fee to attend. Registration is available online at or by calling 570-484-2848.

For more information or questions about the session, please contact Kristine Meeker, educational program coordinator.

Seminar to assist with


compensation issues

The Lock Haven University Small Business Development Center, CareerLink and IMC will host a free workshop from 9 a.m. to noon Dec. 1 titled “Unemployment Compensation 101 – Part II at 1127 W. Fourth St.

Topics that will be discussed will include separation issues and refusal of suitable work.

To register a company and its key employees for this premier event, please visit the center’s website online at or call Kristine Meeker, center educational program coordinator at 570-484-2848. Spaces are limited and will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Workshop looks at

improving economy

IMC is hosting a seminar on the improving economy at 9 a.m. Dec. 7.

The event will cover evaluating sales teams, track predictable indicators of success, focusing on sales management and recruiting stronger sales people.

The event will feature John Moore, founder of Moore Power Sales. Moore Power Sales is passionate about helping our regional companies compete worldwide and yet still enjoy the quality of life here in Central PA. Moore has been helping companies grow sales and leaders since 1995.

To register visit