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May 4, 2015
5:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
Akron, OH
Results Selling - The Taylor Institute - Mon, May 4 (5:30-8:30pm)
An interactive discussion of sales types, prospecting, sales and marketing differences, preparing for the sales appointment, sales steps, converting objections into opportunities, advanced sales...
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May 6, 2015
8:30am - 11:30am EDT
Akron, OH
Fundamentals of Writing a Business Plan - The Taylor Institute - Wed, May 6 (8:30-11:30am)
This workshop will help you set business goals, create your plan, understand the financial considerations and analyze your market. You will become familiar with the various components of the...
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May 7, 2015
9:30am - 12:30pm EDT
Hudson, OH
Non-Profit Basics - Hudson Library & Historical Society - Thurs, May 7 (9:30am-12:30pm)
Provides information and practical advice on starting and operating a successful not-for-profit business. Topics covered include:  characteristics of for-profit and not-for-profit businesses,...
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May 7, 2015
5:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
Akron, OH
Grow Your Business with Email & Social Media - The Taylor Institute - Thurs, May 7 (10:00am-12:00pm)
At the heart of small business marketing are the campaigns that drive action – collections of marketing activities that help a small business or organization to achieve its goals and...
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May 11, 2015
5:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
Akron, OH
Starting Your Own Business - The Taylor Institute - Mon, May 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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May 12, 2015
10:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Wooster, OH
Grow Your Business with Email & Social Media - Wayne County Public Library, Wooster - Tues, May 12 (10am-12pm)
At the heart of small business marketing are the campaigns that drive action – collections of marketing activities that help a small business or organization to achieve its goals and...
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May 14, 2015
5:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
Akron, OH
Fundamentals of Financial Management - The Taylor Institute - Thurs, May 14 (5:30-8:30pm)
An in-depth review of financial management for the existing business or serious entrepreneur in the pre-start-up mode.  The class focuses on Profit and Loss Statement, Balance Sheet, Cash Flow...
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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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