SALISBURY, MD---If you are wondering if or how you should start a business, "Smart Start Your Business" can help guide your decision. This small-group evening session is sponsored monthly by Salisbury University's Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in locations throughout the Eastern Shore. A business counselor from the SBDC discusses the basics of starting a business, such as creating a business plan, realistic money considerations and more. Resource information and a business plan guide are provided. Co-sponsored by the SBDC at SU and by Chesapeake College, the course is offered monthly in the evening through one of SBDC-Eastern Regions' three offices. The next "Smart Start Your Business" will be held Wednesday, September 1, from 6-8:30 p.m., in Room EDC-27 of the Economic Development Center at Chesapeake College in Wye Mills, MD. The $20 Chesapeake fee includes materials. To register, call Michelle Jonczak at 410-827-5304, toll-free at 888-852-6712, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Reference course CEI 838. The deadline for registration is Monday, August 30. For more information about the SBDC at Salisbury University call 800-999-7232 or visit the SU Web site at http://www.salisbury.edu/community/sbdc/.