Jun
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, Room GL202
Jun 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

LLC DBA workshop flyer Summer 2018(held monthly)

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!
Jun
15
Fri
WCC at A2 Tech Trek @ Menlo Innovations, Ann Arbor
Jun 15 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

WCC will be present in lots of ways from 3:00pm – 7:00pm: the Entrepreneurship Center will be there at the Menlo Innovations Tech Stop, along with the Business and Computer Technologies department, as well as representatives from our Advanced Transportation Center and the Center for Interactive Teaching and Learning. Information on WCC jobs too!

The day will start with a Tech Talk, followed by Live at Tech Trek, featuring live bands, then the Tech Trek, including a Talent Terrace. To find out more, click here for a schedule.

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Jun
19
Tue
Startup Business Research Help @ Entrepreneurship Center
Jun 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Want 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
22
Fri
“Starting Your Own Business” Workshop @ Washtenaw Community College, Gunder Myran Building, Room GM320
Jun 22 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

SYOB at WCC flyer JUNE 2018*FEE: $25 (FREE for WCC students. If you are a current WCC student, EMAIL: entrepreneurship@wccnet.edu 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.

Register here: https://annarborusa.org/events/starting-your-own-business-workshop/

Jun
26
Tue
Don’t Get Caught!: How to Use Images & Fonts Legally in Your Business Marketing @ Gunder Myran Building, Room GM 118
Jun 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Don't Get Caught flyerSpeaker: Kim Kachadoorian

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!
Jul
4
Wed
Entrepreneurship Center CLOSED – Holiday
Jul 4 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Happy Fourth of July!

We will reopen for our normal hours on Thursday, July 5.

Jul
16
Mon
Entrepreneurship Center CLOSED – Summer Break
Jul 16 @ 9:00 am – Jul 27 @ 4:30 pm

We will be closed July 16 – July 27 for our summer break!

The EC will reopen for our normal hours on Monday, July 30.

Jul
20
Fri
Starting Your Own Business Workshop @ SPARK East
Jul 20 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

SPARK SYOB Flyer*FEE: $25 (FREE for students. IF YOU ARE A WCC STUDENT, EMAIL: entrepreneurship@wccnet.edu 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.

Register here: http://annarborusa.org/events

Jul
27
Fri
Market Research Workshop at WCC’s Bailey Library @ Gunder Myran Building, Room GM118
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

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?
Register Here!
Jul
30
Mon
Entrepreneurship Center REOPEN
Jul 30 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Reopen for our regular hours:

Monday – Thursday 9:00am-4:30pm, Friday 12:00pm-4:30pm