EventsEntrepreneur Expo

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Minneapolis Central

Description

Build your small business skills, and find support and inspiration with expert speakers, panels and workshops, exhibitors and more! A light lunch will be served.

Before you register, please complete the workshop interest form.

9-9:30 a.m. Registration

9:30-10:30 a.m. Welcome. Keynote speaker: Dr. Denise E. Williams, Metropolitan State University, Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship and Organizational Behavior, and CEO of DEW Consulting Group, LLC

10:45-11:45 a.m. Choose from four panel discussions:

  • Accessing Capital
  • Taking Your Idea From Patent to Production
  • Alternative Structures: Nonprofits, Social Enterprise and Cooperatives
  • Minimize Risk and Setting Up for Success

11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunch; Visit exhibitors; Open computer lab staffed with volunteers to help you establish your business' social media presence; Professional photographer who will take headshots free of charge

1-2 p.m. Choose from three workshops:

  • Everything You Need to Know About Exporting
  • Filling in the Blanks of Your Business Plan: Basics of Business Research
  • Basics of Digital Marketing: Getting Started and Creating Content

2-3 p.m. Visit exhibitors; Open computer lab staffed with volunteers to help you establish your business' social media presence; Professional photographer who will take headshots free of charge

Sponsor: Friends of the Minneapolis Central Library.

Collaborators: Appetite for Change, City of Minneapolis Community Planning and Economic Development, Community Reinvestment Fund, James J. Hill Center, LegalCORPS, U.S. Small Business Administration, University of St. Thomas Small Business Development Center, WomenVenture.

Suitable for:
Adults
Type:
Jobs, Business, Money, Law
Language:
English

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