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Event Calendar

Coming Soon...

Aug
25
2016

Local Author Reading: Don Johnson Local author Don Johnson will talk about his new novel Blue Winged ...

Aug
25
2016

Makerspace: Adult Coloring The Johnson City Public Library will host a Makerspace event every Thursday ...

Aug
29
2016

TEL Talks: Find Your Roots On Mondays at 6 00 p m and Wednesdays at noon in the Computer ...

Aug
30
2016

Spanish-Inglés Conversation  Beginning in August the Johnson City Public Library will host Spanish Ingl s Conversation every ...

Aug
31
2016

TEL Talks: Find Your Roots On Mondays at 6 00 p m and Wednesdays at noon in the Computer ...

Monday-Thursday:
9 to 8
Friday:
9 to 6
Saturday:
10 to 6
Sunday:
Closed

100 West Millard Street
Johnson City, Tennessee 37604

Phone:
423-434-4450
Fax:
423-434-4469
Dial-a-Story:
423-928-1159

Employment

Small Business Guide

In times of economic stress, many downsized or underemployed workers make the move to entrepreneurship. Whether you’re contemplating the self-employment route from necessity or fulfilling a lifelong dream, these resources will help you do your research!

Small Business Loans

Small Business Loan Programs  – information from AboutMoney on various types of government programs

 

“How to Finance a Business” video

 

Information About Starting or Expanding a Business

 

Small Business Resource Center  – Get answers to how-to questions about starting and running your own business. Find sample business plans, articles from business magazines and e-books on management.

 

SCORE – SCORE’s mission is to “foster vibrant small business communities through mentoring and education.”

 

Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development – facts and news about the current business climate in Tennessee

 

Small Business Development Centers – provides a myriad of services for you to take advantage of like free confidential counseling as well as training seminars, both public and private, on many business related topics.

 

Steps in Starting Your Own Business – from The Riley Guide, “… the Web’s premier gateway to job, career, and education information sources available online.”

 

Entrepreneur.com  – ideas, information, and inspiration