Cultivating Companies and Communities

A forum where small businesses can tune in to find out the answers to their concerns, gather insight from experts, and discuss how the current environment impacts our communities. Brought to you by the SBDC at LCCC in association with the Lorain County Chamber of Commerce.

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What Does It Mean to Be an Entrepreneur: A Round Table Discussion

The decision to move from employee to employer is one of the biggest decisions any entrepreneur can make. In this episode, Tony and Lisa are talking with small business owners from Lorain County. Georgia, Mathias, and Judy all had very different beginnings, but one thing they have in common is a thriving business..... or two. Listen in as we seek out their expertise on starting your own business, how they've survived Covid, and the advice they offer anyone starting out!


Visit the businesses mentioned in today's episode! Find out more below:

Juice Me Juice Bar https://www.facebook.com/Juice...

Avon Brewing Company https://avonbrewingcompany.com...

The Mermaid Tale https://mermaidstale.net/



To learn more about the SBDC visit https://www.lorainccc.edu/busi...

The Lorain Country Chamber of Commerce at http://www.loraincountychamber.com/

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