Small Business Resources at Hedberg Public Library

Looking for information on how to start your own business? Hedberg Public Library can help! Our Small Business Resource Center and knowledgeable librarians can assist you in locating information for writing a business plan, analyzing market demographics, building prospect lists, researching stocks and mutual funds, and more. 

Additionally, HPL is partnering with MainStreet Thrive to present several small business programs. MainStreet Thrive is a local consulting firm with the goal of helping small businesses turn their struggles into opportunities. The upcoming sessions, held at HPL, require online registration.  

Starting a Small Business
Wednesday, February 7, 5:30 p.m. 
Discover why starting a business requires dedication, resilience, and continuous learning. Entrepreneurs must stay adaptable, be willing to pivot based on market feedback, and stay focused on providing value to customers to increase the likelihood of success. Participants will discuss resources available to help with this journey.

Small Business Panel      
Wednesday, March 6, 5:30 p.m.
Get expert answers to your questions about insurance, CRM's, operations, and marketing with a panel of local business leaders.

Blogging for Your Business
Wednesday, April 3, 5:30 p.m.
Discover how blogging can be a rewarding endeavor, whether for personal expression, building a brand, or generating income. Learn the key points to consider for a successful blog.

Google 101: Finding Your Business on the Internet
Wednesday, May 1, 5:30 p.m.
Learn how an optimized Google Business Profile can benefit your business and make it easier for customers to find you. Receive a free Google Business review for participating.