*FEE: $25 (FREE for WCC students. If you are a current WCC student, EMAIL: email@example.com to get FREE entry.)
Looking to start a business? Join Ann Arbor SPARK and our community partners to learn about personality traits of entrepreneurs, marketing plans, legal, accounting, and risk considerations, product development, business plans and financing options.
While making your marketing content – either on the web or printed – have you wondered if you were OK in using a particular image or font? Come to this class and get your questions answered. We will go through how to know if it is legal and how to protect yourself from getting the dreaded invoice and cease and desist letter.Register Here!
Happy Fourth of July!
We will reopen for our normal hours on Thursday, July 5.
We will be closed July 16 – July 27 for our summer break!
The EC will reopen for our normal hours on Monday, July 30.
This FREE workshop provides hands-on research instruction to help you answer questions such as:
- What are the current trends and future growth estimates for my industry?
- Who is my competition?
- What are the current openings in the market?
- Who are my customers?
- What are the demographic and psychographic characteristics of my target market?
- Where are my customers located?
Reopen for our regular hours:
Monday – Thursday 9:00am-4:30pm, Friday 12:00pm-4:30pm
Ready to launch your business as a sole proprietor or LLC? Been putting off the paperwork? Then you need this hands-on workshop. A business attorney will be present to discuss business entities and explain the documents needed to form and register a business, including Articles of Organization and Employer Identification Number (EIN). An SBDC consultant will cover basic bookkeeping procedures followed by a tax advisor to discuss the tax implications of your new business, options, and good business practices.
Please come prepared with one or more names for your business. Visit www.michigan.gov/corpentitysearch to search for existing business names registered with the State of Michigan.Register Here!