May
27
Mon
Entrepreneurship Center CLOSED – Holiday
May 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Happy Memorial Day!

Jun
4
Tue
The Business of Being an Artist: Coaching with Sandra Xenakis @ Entrepreneurship Center
Jun 4 @ 10:30 am

2019 Art Coaching Flyer“Art Meets Business” Coaching for Artists & Creative Entrepreneurs with Sandra Xenakis

Coaching sessions at: 10:30am, 11:30am and 12:30pm

Free one-on-one business coaching for creative entrepreneurs. One hour available per individual. Cannot have had Art Meets Business coaching previously.

Important note: No-shows will forfeit their chance to schedule a future coaching session. Please contact us at entrepreneurship@wccnet.edu or 734-249-5880 if you cannot attend your scheduled coaching session.

Art Meets Business hopes to “bust the myth” of the starving artist by helping creative entrepreneurs become more successful. Research shows that the most successful entrepreneurs are those who have a firm grasp of basic business skills. AMB offers access to business resources and information on marketing, pricing, negotiating, using social networking sites, customer relations, working with galleries, record-keeping, contracts, and many other issues that affect the success of artists.

SOLD OUT

Jun
5
Wed
Lunch and Learn Business Expo @ Business Education Building, Room 160
Jun 5 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm

Lunch and Learn June 2019The Business Expo offers financial information for small business owners.

Thanks to Lake Trust Credit Union, come have lunch, meet experts and visit resource tables on topics such as:

  • SMALL BUSINESS LOAN INFORMATION
  • BASIC BUSINESS BANKING ACCOUNTING AND TAX RESOURCES
  • INSURANCE AND FINANCIAL PLANNING FOR THE SELF-EMPLOYED
  • BUSINESS PLAN WRITING
  • WCC ACCOUNTING AND QUICKBOOKS NON-CREDIT AND CREDIT COURSES
Register Here!
Jun
6
Thu
Startup Business Research Help @ Entrepreneurship Center
Jun 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Sp_Su 2019 Startup Biz Research HelpWant to pinpoint information about your area of business? Want to learn about potential customers and where they’re located? Want to pick a good geographical location for your business?

Walk in and talk to a business librarian to learn how to use the library’s databases to access all this information and more.

No registration necessary, just walk in!

Jun
13
Thu
“Forming Your LLC or DBA: Do it Now!” Workshop, with guest business attorney and the Small Business Development Center @ Morris Lawrence Building, Room ML 150
Jun 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

LLC DBA 2019 flyerCome attend for an overview of how to start a single member Limited Liability Company (LLC), presented by legal and accounting professionals, and SBDC and EC representatives. We will review the forms needed to register with the State of Michigan, define terms such as DBA and LLC, Articles of Organization and EIN (Employer Identification Number), as well as cover basic bookkeeping tips and tax implications for companies with the LLC designation.

Register Here!
Jul
2
Tue
The Business of Being an Artist: Coaching with Sandra Xenakis @ Entrepreneurship Center
Jul 2 @ 10:30 am

2019 Art Coaching Flyer“Art Meets Business” Coaching for Artists & Creative Entrepreneurs with Sandra Xenakis

Coaching sessions at: 10:30am, 11:30am and 12:30pm

Free one-on-one business coaching for creative entrepreneurs. One hour available per individual. Cannot have had Art Meets Business coaching previously.

Important note: No-shows will forfeit their chance to schedule a future coaching session. Please contact us at entrepreneurship@wccnet.edu or 734-249-5880 if you cannot attend your scheduled coaching session.

Art Meets Business hopes to “bust the myth” of the starving artist by helping creative entrepreneurs become more successful. Research shows that the most successful entrepreneurs are those who have a firm grasp of basic business skills. AMB offers access to business resources and information on marketing, pricing, negotiating, using social networking sites, customer relations, working with galleries, record-keeping, contracts, and many other issues that affect the success of artists.

Registration Opens Monday, June 3 at 1:00pm