Events/Workshops

  
  
    

March

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM, 8 sessions ending Monday, May 22
Topic: Start-up Assistance
The Entrepreneurial Training Program (ETP) provides the tools you need for business idea testing and business model improvement. Through instruction, guest speakers and coaching, the course serves those who are considering starting a business, owners of existing businesses struggling to get a handle on all the details, and those with successful companies that they want to grow. The ETP program is an 8 session course that offers an easy to follow step-by-step process based on the Lean Startup Framework. There is an introductory session on March 29, followed by sessions on April 3, 5, 10, 24, May 1, 8, 15, and 22. Fee is $1000. First, apply for the grant to cover $750 of the fee at https://secure.wenportal.org/grants/grantapp.cfm?apptype=1. Once accepted, register for the class and pay $250.
Fee: $ 250.00

April

Friday, April 07, 2017 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Topic: Managing Employees
How do I manifest my gifts and share my workload while remaining empowered -- and empowering others -- around me? How do I bring my best self to the workplace and beyond? This dynamic workshop will help you answer these questions while focusing on three key elements: a meaningful self-appraisal, emotional intelligence, and the art of delegation.
Speaker: Stacy Shapiro
Fee: $ 249.00
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Topic: Business Basics
Learn a specific 10-step process to getting your business website online, including developing a budget, registering a domain name, selecting a web host, selecting a web site template, site architecture, writing web content, installing Google Analytics, e-commerce setup, recruiting affiliates, and optimizing your content for search engines.
Fee: $ 30.00