Franklin Pierce University and New Hampshire Small Business Development Center Present “Starting a Small Business”

March 14, 2017

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Franklin Pierce University, in partnership with the New Hampshire Small Business Development Center (NH SBDC), will present "Starting a Small Business" on Wednesday, March 22, from 6:30-8 p.m. at the John D. Perkins Sr. Academy in Marlow, N.H.

Dr. Jason Little, professor of marketing at Franklin Pierce University and Nancy DuBosque, regional director of Keene SBDC will give a presentation to help guide those who are thinking of starting a business or currently own a small business. 

Topics of the presentation include what it takes to be an entrepreneur, creating a business readiness checklist, developing a marketing and financial plan, and learning more about resources that are available to help start-up businesses in the state.

Little and DuBosque have worked with many start-up companies, small businesses, and entrepreneurs of all ages throughout the Monadnock region.

"Franklin Pierce University has a terrific partnership with NH SBDC. For over two decades, faculty and students have consistently provided thoughtful business strategies and metrics for business clients throughout southern New Hampshire," said Little. 

The NH SBDC is a cooperative venture of the U.S. Small Business Administration, the State of NH (DRED), the University of NH's Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics, and the private sector.

The John D. Perkins Sr. Academy is located on 919 Route 10, Marlow, N.H. 03456.

For more information, contact Nancy DuBosque at or (603) 358-2602.


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Franklin Pierce University is a regionally accredited university grounded in the liberal arts, with a focus on personal attention and high-quality instruction. The University consists of the College at Rindge and the College of Graduate & Professional Studies with locations in Arizona and throughout New Hampshire. Degrees are offered through the doctoral level. The institutional mission embraces an education that matters: one that achieves academic success through the integration of liberal arts and professional programs. Our community of educators and learners creates an environment that fosters intellectual curiosity and encourages experiential and applied learning. A Franklin Pierce experience enables each student to discover and fulfill his or her own unique potential. We prepare students to become confident, knowledgeable individuals and leaders of conscience.

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