In conjunction with FranNet, the Broome County Public Library will host a free workshop entitled â€œCareer Alternatives in Business Ownership through Franchising.â€ FranNet provides no-cost guidance to qualified clients who are interested in exploring selfemployment as a career option through franchised business ownership.
This workshop will include information concerning the risks and rewards of business ownership through franchising; franchising vs. start-ups vs. existing businesses; franchise costs and financing options; the franchising research, validation and selection process. It will take place on Tuesday, May 18, 3:30-4:30pm in the Libraryâ€™s Ahearn Business Center (185 Court Street, Binghamton). The workshop is open to the public, but registration is required. For more information, or to register, please call the Libraryâ€™s Reference Desk at 607-778-6451.