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May 26, 2015
6:30pm - 7:30pm EDT
Akron, OH
Intro to Intellectual Property - Akron-Summit County Public Library - Tues, May 26 (6:30-7:30pm)
Learn the differences among the various types of intellectual property, and how best to protect your creative work. Presented by librarians from the Science & Technology Division of the Akron-...
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May 30, 2015
10:15am - 12:00pm EDT
Akron, OH
Intro to Patents & Patent Searching - Akron-Summit County Public Library - Sat, May 30 (10:15am-12:00pm)
Librarians from the Science & Technology division of the Akron-Summit County Public Library will explain the process of getting a U.S. patent, and show you how to do a preliminary patent search...
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Jun 3, 2015
5:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
Akron, OH
Simple Steps for Starting a Business (6 consecutive Wednesday evenings, starting June 3)
This interconnected series of workshops offers an interactive learning environment consisting of case studies and work assignments based on your business idea. Attendees completing the series will...
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Jun 4, 2015
5:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
Akron, OH
Thinking of Building a Website? - The Taylor Institute - Thurs, June 4 (5:30-8:30pm)
This workshop will help you develop a strategic business plan to incorporate a website into your Business Plan and Marketing Plan. It will help you understand the qualities of a good...
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Jun 10, 2015
10:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Akron, OH
Basics of Social Media: Why use it, which channels, what to say
Have you been thinking about marketing your business with social media, but you feel overwhelmed and not sure how to get started? Or maybe you're not convinced that it works? Karen Leonard of...
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Jun 10, 2015
10:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Akron, OH
Social Media 101: Why use it, which channels, what to say
Have you been thinking about marketing your business with social media, but you feel overwhelmed and not sure how to get started? Or maybe you're not convinced that it works? Karen Leonard of...
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Jun 11, 2015
5:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
Akron, OH
Starting Your Own Business - The Taylor Institute - Thurs, June 11 (5:30-8:30pm)
A primer on how to start and market a business. Subjects include:  how to set up the business enterprise, development of a business plan, lender requirements for financing.
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Jun 16, 2015
6:30pm - 7:30pm EDT
Akron, OH
Intro to Intellectual Property - Akron-Summit County Library - Tues, June 16 (6:30-7:30pm)
Learn the differences among the various types of intellectual property, and how best to protect your creative work. Presented by librarians from the Science & Technology Division of the Akron-...
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Jun 18, 2015
5:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
Akron, OH
Marketing Techniques for Success - The Taylor Institute - Thurs, June 18 (5:30-8:30pm)
A workshop that will help you find out what your customers want and how to give it to them. It covers a wide range of marketing topics including pricing, research, communication and customer...
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Jun 20, 2015
10:15am - 12:00pm EDT
Akron, OH
Intro to Patents & Patent Searching - Akron-Summit County Public Library - Sat, June 20 (10:15am-12:00pm)
Librarians from the Science & Technology division of the Akron-Summit County Public Library will explain the process of getting a U.S. patent, and show you how to do a preliminary patent search...
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