Mar
28
Thu
Cool Careers in Writing @ Crane Liberal Arts Building, Room 375
Mar 28 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Do you like to write and hope for a career that involves writing? Join us and learn about the nuts & bolts of getting paid to write from professionals in a variety of writing-intensive careers. Network with real, live writing professionals. Discover resources. Enjoy delicious snacks!

FREE event, no registration necessary

Mar
29
Fri
Veteran’s Entrepreneurship and Career Expo @ Morris Lawrence Building
Mar 29 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

An event to publicize and celebrate entrepreneurship efforts by and opportunities for veterans, while also gathering employers and employment assistance resources in a central location for veterans.

More information TBA!

Apr
2
Tue
The Business of Being an Artist: Coaching with Sandra Xenakis @ Entrepreneurship Center
Apr 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 Open One Month Prior to Event

Apr
4
Thu
Startup Business Research Help @ Entrepreneurship Center
Apr 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Winter 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!

Apr
6
Sat
Free College Day at Washtenaw Community College
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

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

Entrepreneurial and business-related courses to be announced!

Click here to learn more and register (Registration opens March 5): http://www.wccnet.edu/activities/free-college-day/

Apr
11
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
Apr 11 @ 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!
Apr
16
Tue
Startup Business Research Help @ Entrepreneurship Center
Apr 16 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Winter 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!

May
2
Thu
Startup Business Research Help @ Entrepreneurship Center
May 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Winter 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!

May
3
Fri
Market Research Workshop at WCC’s Bailey Library @ Gunder Myran Building, Room GM118
May 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

This hands-on workshop helps you answer questions about demographics, industry growth estimates, trends, competition, market openings, & more!

Register Here!
May
7
Tue
The Business of Being an Artist: Coaching with Sandra Xenakis @ Entrepreneurship Center
May 7 @ 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 Open One Month Prior to Event