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SBDC workshop: Using census data

The Small Business Development Center at the University of North Florida is offering a workshop on how to use census data, which can be instrumental in getting business plan loan approval, launching or expanding a business, or winning a grant. The workshop, co-sponsored by the U.S. Bureau of the Census, will be July 27 at the University Center, from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

The workshop will cover:

• An overview of the census website,

• using American FactFinder,

• Conducting simple data searches,

• Using data to solve municipal and community problems,

• Using data to develop a business plan and target populations,

• Using data to support statement of need in planning, and

• Constructing a trend analysis.

Cost of the workshop is $25 per person, which includes a box lunch and all materials. Prepayment is required. To reserve a seat,  click here.

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