Micro-business Events in California
September 5, 2014 - Small Business Legal Advice Clinic - East Palo Alto, CA
Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto, DLA Piper LLP US, and the Association of Corporate Counsel have partnered to provide free legal consultations to small business owners who qualify. You must call in order to receive an appointment.
DEADLINE TO REGISTER: AUGUST 29, 2014
Please call for a free legal consultation:
Small Business Legal Advice Clinic
Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto
1861 Bay Roadmore »
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
September 11, 2014 - Urban FIRE for Women (Intro to Entrepreneurship) - San Rafael, CA
If you have ever thought of starting a business and care to be in a supportive environment brainstorming ideas with other women, this class is for you!
This program begins your journey into developing the mindset, skills and business knowledge to be an effective entrepreneur. This is a true get-down-and-dirty program that takes the best lessons of successful entrepreneurs and creates a process that works in real life.
This class works on two levels: 1) Strengthening your personal and entrepreneurial decision-making process with critical information and resources. 2) Providing a safe environment to work out your business concepts through hands on experiments and thought-provoking exercises.
Presented by Kasey Arnold-Ince. She is a talented writer and an accomplished corporate marketer who helps clients ranging from small start-ups to large corporations—shape and tell their brand story. Before launching KCAI Communications, she was Communications Director for the PAX companies, where she managed high-profile engagements with NY Times, LA Times, Fast Company, and Fortune, among others. The economic crisis gave Kasey an opportunity to return to independent consulting and, this time around, run it as a sustainable business.
Start Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014
Meets every Thursday for 11-Weeks from 10 AM – 1PM
Cost: $110-$220* (financial assistance available)
October 18, 2014 - Manage Your Money Week -
During Manage Your Money Week, state and local government agencies, non-profit organizations, unions, schools, libraries, financial institutions, and financial management associations will be working together in communities throughout California to host free money management education events and promote the importance of good money management practices. Programs will be offered to all demographics in multiple languages and cover all facets of personal finance from opening a checking account and managing a budget, to credit counseling, first-time home buying, planning for retirement, avoiding financial scams, and starting a business. Read more.more »