|Rural Business and Resources Center|
Larry Smith, Coordinator
Rural Business & Resources Center
Seminole State College’s Educational Foundation and Rural Enterprises of Oklahoma, Inc. have partnered through a grant from the Small Business Association to form the Rural Business and Resources Center.
This organization aims to aid economic development in Seminole State College’s five county service area, which includes Hughes, Lincoln, Okfuskee, Pottawatomie, and Seminole counties. By offering free individual counseling and training opportunities, the Rural Business and Resources Center works to assist individuals in exploring the opportunities of starting or expanding and improving an existing business.
When potential or current entrepreneurs come to the Rural Business and Resources Center for assistance, their needs are assessed and then, working together, a strategic plan of action is put into place.
A client may be looking for help putting together a business plan, finding funding, or simply receiving training and encouragement.
Besides counseling, the Rural Business and Resources Center also offers free training sessions throughout the college’s service area on issues ranging from Finance to Marketing to Implementing the Internet into Your Business.
Through free training and assistance, the RBRC can help both the beginner and the advanced…
• Research the market for your proposed business
Arrangements for persons with disabilities
will be made for RBRC events, if requested. Contact Larry Smith,
Coordinator, Rural Business and Resources Center, P.O. Box 351, Seminole,
OK 74868 or call 405-303-294
This U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Cooperative Agreement is partially funded by the SBA. SBA’s funding is not an endorsement of any products, opinions or services. All SBA funded programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis.