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The Regulatory Process of Starting a Small Business

Are you interested in starting a small business in the District?  Do you know about the necessary regulations to get started?The Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) has partnered with DC Public Library to educate prospective business owners on how to start a new business in the District of Columbia. Come and learn about: Business Licensing Corporate registration Certificates of Occupancy (C of O) Home Occupancy Permits (HOP)
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The Regulatory Process of Starting a Small Business

Are you interested in starting a small business in the District? Do you know about the necessary regulations to get started?The Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) has partnered with DC Public Library to educate prospective business owners on how to start a new business in the District of Columbia. Come and learn about: Business Licensing Corporate registration Certificates of Occupancy (C of O) Home Occupancy Permits (HOP) Grant Opportunities
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Jobseeker Legal Clinic: Breaking Barriers to Employment

Are you a job seeker or a recently hired employee? Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job?

Job Seekers/ Drop-In Clinic

Drop in for support with an e-mail address, web browsers, resumes, job leads and Xerox support.

Job Seekers/What are web browsers?

If you are just getting started using the Internet staff will be available for one hour to assist you with all of your web browser options.
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Clinica Legal para Solicitantes de Empleo

¿Es usted un solicitante de empleo o un empleado recientemente contratado? ¿Está teniendo dificultades para conseguir o mantener un trabajo?
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Jobseeker Legal Clinic: Breaking Barriers to Employment

Are you a job seeker or a recently hired employee? Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job?
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Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Get support from staff and the learn basic activities for an online job search: Create an email account Start a resume or cover letter Work on an online application Learn about the job seeking process Every Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. in the conference room on the lower level. Staff will be available for one hour, until 2:30 p.m.

Word II Intermediate

Learn more features of this word-processing software that can help you further your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructor: D. P. Grogan Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics and Word I Basics. You will learn to: Navigate and adjust default settings. Create and insert stylized headers and footers, footnotes, table of contents, indexes and cover pages.

Word I Basics

Learn basic word-processing features that can help you to create letters, résumés, faxes and other documents that are used to apply for jobs. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructor: D. P. Grogan Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well and the skills acquired in the PC Basics class. You will learn to: Identify and navigate the basic features and elements of the Microsoft Word window. Execute multiple text-selection techniques.

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