Big Data for the Small Biz: Census Business Builder Workshop
August 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am| Free
• Learn to access free, trustworthy data specific to your industry • Bring a device — work hands-on with a data specialist from the U.S. Census Bureau • Get the intel you need to develop a better business plan Are you looking for data to help you start or grow a business and better understand the business landscape? Learn how to access Census Business Builder, a free, easy-to-use web-based tool designed for busy entrepreneurs, at this hands-on workshop. The Census Business Builder connects you to vast information about prospective customers and competitors in a specific market or region to help you open or expand your business. This workshop begins with an introduction to the Census Business Builder’s demographic and economic data sources. Then, a live demonstration of the key features and functionalities of the Census Business Builder will show you how easy it is to gain a competitive advantage and make sound, data-informed business decisions. Bring your laptop or tablet. Follow along on your device and research opportunities for your business during the program.