What’s Happening at WNMU’s Small Business Development Center

Posted on January 11, 2011



The SBDC is partnering with Acción and Money Management

International to present a financial literacy workshop February 9 in the

Global Resource Center on the WNMU campus. Three topics will be


• Creating Wealth: Stocking up for the long haul

• Important Papers: Your reference guide and travel log

• Credit Reports and Credit Scores: Getting the most mileage

from credit.


Tom Garrity, president of the Garrity Group, a public relations firm in Albuquerque, will present

“How to Use the Cool Internet Technology” February 15 in the Thomas McDonald Student

Memorial Building. This workshop is a follow-up to an earlier one and will provide some live

instruction on how to use and leverage the most popular technology on the Internet: FaceBook,

Skype, YouTube, Twitter, Trillian, and Tabloid.


You may register for these workshops by calling the SBDC office, or online at



SBDC’s 2010 Client of the Year, Miranda Parkey and her business, Parkey’s Coffee Shop in

Cliff, will be recognized during New Mexico Small Business Development Center Network Day,

February 25 during the Legislative session.


The SBDC offers free assistance to entrepreneurs who are starting a business or expanding an

existing business. Make an appointment to visit with one of our business advisors today.


SBDC – Building New Mexico’s Economy One Business at a Time

Besse-Forward Global Resource Center, Suite 200

Western New Mexico University

12th Street and Kentucky

Voice: 538-6320; Fax: 538-6341; sbdc@wnmu.edu; http://www.nmsbdc.com/silvercity/


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