MDA’s Entrepreneur Center in new initial building space in Woffolk
The Mississippi Development Authority’s Entrepreneur Center has relocated to a Woffolk Building’s first-floor in a pierce designed to make a Center and a resources some-more permitted to people who wish to get a business off a ground.
The pierce to a ground-floor plcae spares visitors to a Center from carrying to dull pockets and pass by a steel detector and confidence check. That alone should palliate any anxieties visitors to a core have about traffic with a state agency, MDA officials say.
Project managers will work from cubicles only inside a new bureau space. They will be a initial stop for impending business owners and can beam them on such stairs as substantiating an LLC or other business structure, joining adult with a Small Business Administration or identifying a race demographic for a business to target.
The passageway turn will residence a library of books and other materials on starting and flourishing businesses as good as training and discussion rooms.
“We indeed have space for a clients to come here and work,” pronounced John Brandon, who runs a Center as a member of a MDA’s Existing Industry and Business Division.
Two apartment spaces have computers with Internet entrance and Microsoft Office Suite. “You can do distant some-more than only speak about your business plan. You can work on it while we are here,” Brandon said.
“You can spend a day with us. When we have a doubt we are here to answer.”
The new space also provides a place for a Center’s staff to reason training seminars and other events that they formerly had to do outward a Woffolk Building, Brandon said.
The Entrepreneur Center, determined 30 years ago, has a satellite bureau in Tupelo and can do consultations on Skype, an Internet video and voice service, for clients incompetent to come to Jackson or Tupelo.
The Center recently denounced a new Web site — msenetworks.org. An generally useful underline of a site assists users in zeroing in on resources accessible in a Mississippi locality in that they are meddlesome in starting or expanding a business, Brandon said. Put in a zip formula and “it tells we a resources,” he said.
Msenetworks.org also has facilities to assistance users with vital business formulation and marketing, Brandon said.
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