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!
*FEE: $25 (FREE for students. IF YOU ARE A WCC STUDENT, EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org 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
Cost: FREE for Students, FREE Lunch and T-Shirt Included
Questions? Call: (734) 249-5880 or Email: email@example.com
Calling all high school students that want to spend a day learning how to solve problems and make a difference through entrepreneurship.
At Bold Futures, you will:
- Work on a team to identify problems, develop potential solutions, and then pitch those solutions to business and non-profit leaders in the community!
- Learn the skills to become leaders, innovators, and problem solvers in your community!
- Meet entrepreneurs, students, and aspiring innovators from all over Washtenaw County, some of whom are running their own businesses!
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/boldfutures/
We will reopen for our normal hours on Tuesday, September 4.
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!
Ken was Creative Director at some of the world’s top Ad Agencies and over the course of three decades shaped campaigns for BMW, IBM, Intel, NeXT and Apple. He worked directly with Steve Jobs for twelve years at both NeXT and Apple, led the creative team behind the Think different campaign that launched Apple’s resurrection, and he started Apple down the i-road by naming the iMac. Ken’s books Insanely Simpleand Think Simple spell out the benefits of avoiding big company thinking and making complexity our enemy.
Ken will be at Ann Arbor’s Michigan Theater on Wednesday, September 12th at 2 pm. No charge to attend the event as we want the entire community to have access. Come take an hour to hear from Ken and participate in a short Q & A at the end.
Doors open at 1:30 pm.
Warren S. Galloway, Jr., Owner, Warren Galloway & Associates, LLC, discusses microlending and how it can be used as an important resource in strengthening both urban and rural communities. Find out how community support and encouragement of new business creation are key strategies for local and regional economic development and growth.
Fee: $55 for WEC members, $77.50 for non-members
For more information please visit: http://wec.wccnet.edu/upcoming-events/
Students: Opportunity to get your questions answered on microfinancing for your business with Warren S. Galloway, Jr.!
Join us for a free Q & A session after the Washtenaw Economic Club Lunch on September 13 at 1:30pm with Warren S. Galloway, Jr., Owner of Warren Galloway & Associates, LLC and the author of several books including “10 Easy Steps to Starting a Business”. He will discuss microlending and financing for business owners. Through his work at TechTown in Detroit and at multiple financial institutions, Warren works to help rebuild urban and rural communities by utilizing funds from financial institutions, government, businesses, foundations and private individuals.Register Here!