Veterans offered help in starting business

WICHITA — A free conference for veterans interested in starting their own business will begin at 10 a.m. next Tuesday at Wichita State University's Hughes Metropolitan Complex, 29th Street North and Oliver.

The Operation Veterans: Start Up and Grow conference includes topics such as how to research a business idea and write a business plan, how to find capital and financing, how to market a small business and how to find opportunities to do business with the government.

The conference, sponsored by the Kansas Small Business Development Center, will end by 3:15 p.m.

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