On the Horizon – March 23, 2012

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March 29

Minding Your Business

Penrose Library hosts “Minding Your Business” 8:30 to 10 a.m. Participants can learn how to research starting or growing a business or how to find a job. This class covers print sources, electronic databases and websites to find information on industry, competition, vendors, financials, marketing, demographics and more.

May 2

Small Business Outreach

The Greater Colorado Springs Chamber and EDC hosts a small business outreach, training and networking seminar 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Antlers Hilton. The event aims to provide education and training to small business owners on how to work with the federal government and large DOD contractors. For details go to, www.coloradospringschamber.org.

April 19

Sales Tax Class

The Colorado Department of Revenue offers a three-hour business tax class from 1 to 4 p.m. on the laws surrounding state sales and use taxes for Colorado businesses. This class is for new businesses, taxpayers considering opening a business, tax preparers consulting with Colorado clients on this topic, and/or those who need a refresher course on Colorado sales/use tax laws. Due to limited seating, pre-registration is required. Details can be found at www.TaxSeminars.state.co.us

Business Programs at Penrose Library

All library programs are free unless otherwise noted. For more information, visit ppld.org.

Investment Tools at Your Library

Participants will learn about resources that can help you become a better informed investor. The seminar includes print, online databases and free websites as well as Valueline and Morningstar.

8:30 to 10 a.m. March 31