Sep
29
Sun
WCC Free College Day @ Washtenaw Community College
Sep 29 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Twice a year, Washtenaw Community College opens its doors for Free College Day. This is our chance to share with the community all the exciting educational and life changing opportunities our students experience on campus every day.

Click here for details and links to register for Free College Day classes: http://www.wccnet.edu/activities/free-college-day/

Oct
3
Thu
Startup Business Research Help @ Entrepreneurship Center
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

2019 Startup Market Research Bus HelpWant to pinpoint information about your area of business? Learn about potential customers and where they’re located? Pick a good geographical location for your business?

Walk into the Entrepreneurship Center 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!

Oct
9
Wed
Entrepreneurs on Campus Series: Stories from Sports and Entertainment Business Owners @ Morris Lawrence Building, Room ML 150
Oct 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Entrepreneurs on Campus sports and entertainment flyerAre you interested in professional or entrepreneurial opportunities within the sports and entertainment industries? Do you want to learn more about starting a business? Join us for this panel discussion with five professionals to ask your questions and get advice.

PANELISTS

  • Stephanie Belcher, Music Industry Practice Leader at Cole Newton & Duran
  • E. J. Haralson, WSU Assistant Basketball Coach, EJ Signature Collection
  • Curtis L McKinnon, MBA, CEO of CrowdFreak Inc
  • Jeff Ponders II, Founder, The Better Company
  • Shawn Smith, NFL Referee
Register Here!

 

Oct
10
Thu
“Forming Your LLC or DBA: Do it Now!” Workshop, with guest business attorney and the Small Business Development Center @ Great Lakes Regional Training Center Building, Room GL 202
Oct 10 @ 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!
Oct
14
Mon
Intellectual Property Essentials Panel & Discussion @ Student Center at Washtenaw Community College, SC Community Room
Oct 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Intellectual Property Workshop flyerAre you interested in learning more about intellectual property law? Would you like to know where to find IP resources that apply to your situation? Help is on the way! A panel of intellectual property attorneys and a representative from University of Michigan’s Patent and Trademark Resource Center has been assembled to overview patents, trademarks, and copyrights and to field your questions. Refreshments provided!

MODERATOR

Attorney Doug Waters, Professional Faculty, Business and Computer Technologies Division

PANELISTS

  • Fernando Alberdi, PhD, JD
  • Ka’Nea Brooks, JD
  • Leena Lalwani, MLS, U-M Patent & Trademark Resource Center Librarian
Register Here!
Oct
15
Tue
Startup Business Research Help @ Entrepreneurship Center
Oct 15 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

2019 Startup Market Research Bus HelpWant to pinpoint information about your area of business? Learn about potential customers and where they’re located? Pick a good geographical location for your business?

Walk into the Entrepreneurship Center 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!

Oct
16
Wed
Google Holiday Livestream Event: Spruce Up Your Holiday Marketing Plan @ Entrepreneurship Center
Oct 16 @ 11:45 am – 1:15 pm

GoogleLivestream_Oct16_2019The holiday season is right around the corner – are you ready to connect with customers during the busiest time of the year? Tune in Wednesday, October 16th, as Google partners up with Constant Contact to bring you expert tips to reach customers using free business listings, online advertising, and email marketing plans.

Join us in the Entrepreneurship Center to watch, listen, enjoy snacks and get your questions answered afterwards by SBDC and EC consultants!

Register Here!

 

 

OR watch online at home via the Google Broadcast. If you prefer to watch online, simply register here: http://bit.ly/holidayplanonline

Nov
7
Thu
Washtenaw Economic Club Luncheon – The Importance of Diversity in the Growth of your Business @ Morris Lawrence Building
Nov 7 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Speaker:

Marlin G. Williams, Assistant Vice President, Economic Development, Wayne State University, Chief Program Officer, Tech Town Detroit

A diverse workforce can bring companies opportunities to increase profitability and achieve growth. Gain knowledge of how diversity programs are creating environments that foster competitive advantage, innovation and economic advancement.

Fee: $55 for WEC members, $77.50 for non-members

For more information please visit: http://wec.wccnet.edu/upcoming-events/

Startup Business Research Help @ Entrepreneurship Center
Nov 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

2019 Startup Market Research Bus HelpWant to pinpoint information about your area of business? Learn about potential customers and where they’re located? Pick a good geographical location for your business?

Walk into the Entrepreneurship Center 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!

Nov
14
Thu
“Forming Your LLC or DBA: Do it Now!” Workshop, with guest business attorney and the Small Business Development Center @ Great Lakes Regional Training Center Building, Room GL 202
Nov 14 @ 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!