About Square One Small Business Services
Square One Small Business Services at Mid-Continent Public Library supports local entrepreneurs through access to information, programs, and opportunity. Whether owning a business is a brand new dream, or your life’s work, MCPL is committed to helping you succeed.
Seeks to connect local entrepreneurs and small business owners to the resources and services they need to be successful in today’s marketplace.
Includes business specialists who provide one-on-one attention, help, training, and educational opportunities.
Provides valuable business tools—such as online databases like Reference Solutions—as well as vital resources in the community.
Hosts free business seminars led by experienced, local experts on everything from financing and marketing a venture to customer service and advice on operating food-focused enterprises.
To date, Square One has helped launch or improve the operations of more than 45 businesses. Square One is funded by a grant from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation