Knowing as much as possible about the customers and market your business serves is critical to your small business success! You need to know what type of customers to target, where to find them, the size of the market for your product or service, and to identify your competition. The Dayton Metro Library provides several resources that can help you answer these questions. Come join the Library’s Business Specialist who will demonstrate how you can use these resources to: Identify potential customers in the B2B and B2C arena; Find information on consumer demographics; Access reliable information on market size and critical trends; Identify and research your competition; Mine business publications for valuable information; Analyze potential business locations. You will take away tips to help formulate a clear description of the opportunity for your business. . Free resources will be emphasized, but we will also touch on some fee-based services that may be helpful for those with the budget.
Speaker(s): Ann Riegle-Crichton, Business Specialist Dayton Metro Library
Co-Sponsor(s): The Dayton Metro Library, The Entrepreneurs Center
Please bring your laptop/tablet for this interactive session if you wish.