Joe Cooney of Frannet will hold a seminar for those interested in franchising. The seminar is this Thursday, May 18, 2006 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. The seminar is located at the Mid-Iowa – SBDC office at 10861 Douglas, Suite B, Urbandale, IA 50322. The telephone number for reservations is 515-331-8954.

Topics covered will include:

– How to know you can get into business safely;
– How to find a business asset you can afford;
– How to identify the right business for your personal talents, skills and lifestyle needs

For more information email Joe Cooney at