Developing Your Business Idea - Cost: $10
Dreamed of owning your own business? Undecided on what to do? This workshop will help you develop your business idea from what you are passionate about. It will help you decide if your business idea has profit potential, what is required to manage on a day-to-day, and determine what is required to get started. Your full and active participation in the workshop is essential for you to progress and will increase your chance of success on your journey to becoming your own boss.
Workshop 1: Saturday, August 12th - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Workshop 2: Saturday, September 23rd - 9:00am - 11:00am
Workshop 3: Saturday, October 28th - 9:00am - 11:00am
People with low self-esteem find it very difficult to have a positive outlook on life. Self-esteem is affected by early life experiences and is a blend of internal confidence and external achievements. A positive attitude is at the heart of optimistic and successful people. Successful and confident people have positive attitudes and positive self-images. Learn factors that affect your self-esteem and thinking. This workshop will help you identify ways to improve self-esteem and increase positive thinking.
Workshop 4: Friday, August 18th - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Have you ever wondered: How am I supposed to get all of this done? Time management tips and tools are only effective to the extent they are used. Knowing what to do is not enough. You need to master the "How To" of good time management techniques. This workshop will provide tools for prioritizing tasks, setting boundaries, removing any self-sabotage or self-limitation you have around "not having enough time," or today not being "the right time", and much more. Learn techniques to help you become the master of your own time.
Workshop 5: Friday, August 18th - 10:00am - 12:00noon
How to Write a NonProfit Business Plan (4 Consecutive Sessions) - Cost: $50
Interested in starting a Nonprofit? Many nonprofits start out on a wing and a prayer but without a legit business plan. You need both a strategic plan and a business plan to ensure success. Essentially, your business plan will be a combination of your marketing plan, strategic plan, operational/management plan and financial plan. It can be an extremely rewarding entrepreneurial experience – let us help you get started! (Audience: a start-up nonprofit, a mature or declining nonprofit, or even a nonprofit in the midst of a turn-around)
Workshop 6: Saturday's September 9th, October 14th, November 11th, AND December 9th
10:00am - 2:00pm
Resume & Cover Letter Development - Cost: $20
Can't have one without the other! Crafting an organized, actionable and focused resume and cover letter is crucial for getting a job or internship. They both represent your professional “snapshot”. Your cover letter/resume determines if you get an interview, and the interview determines if you get a job. Take the time to do them right! We can help! Learn how to market yourself by writing an effective cover letter and resume because you can’t have one without the other!
Workshop 7: Tuesday, September 19th - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Workshop 8: Tuesday, October 17th - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Workshop 9: Tuesday, November 14th - 6:00pm - 9:00pm