The National Center for Small Business Information, a training and resource service located at Florida Institute of Technology, will host a conference in August for women business owners, organizers announced this week.

Empowering Women for Small Business Success Conference, a one-day event for current business owners and women thinking of starting a business, will focus on networking, marketing and work-life balance issues. There will also be a session on the programs and services offered by the Small Business Administration.

The conference will take place Aug. 3. For more information and to register, visit

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