Business & Nonprofit

Airbnb: Being a Five Star Host—2018-11-10 through 2018-11-10$39—Face to FaceView Details

Sat, 10 am - noon, University Center Rm. 207. Airbnb is the easiest way for you to monetize your extra space and showcase it to a wide audience. You will learn from Kate and Nate, two experienced Airbnb hosts, how to create a Five-Star Airbnb. Experience what it is really like to be an Airbnb host, discuss everything from setting up your listing to hosting best practices, and discover the special touches to being a Five-Star host.

  • Seats available: Approximately 29. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312725162
Better Stories by Design: Crafting Narratives that Stick—2018-10-12 through 2018-10-12$49—Face to FaceView Details

Fri, 9 am-noon, University Center Rm. 209. Story is the basis of human connection. The best stories, the ones we tell again and again, contain a basic structure that makes them sticky. These stories interrupt, surprise, convict and spur to action. Becoming a great storyteller is an art, but also requires a process and good hard work. Come learn by doing and begin the process of crafting your compelling personal or professional story.

  • Seats available: Approximately 16. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723318
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerCommunicating Your Purpose—2018-09-12 through 2018-09-19$49—Face to FaceView Details

CLASS DATES ARE CHANGED TO SEPT. 19 and 26. 2 Weds, 9-10:30 am, University Center Rm. 07. Being able to communicate your purpose is a superpower, but how do you make your idea stand out? In this two-day workshop, we will explore the basics of turning your business or nonprofit story into a compelling conversation for world domination! Or... at least to make a powerful impact in the communities you serve.

  • Seats available: Approximately 18. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723029
Condominium Document Review including FHA Certification: The Legal Essentials —2018-10-18 through 2018-10-18$85—Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm 207. Need-to-know information in an evening -- designed for board members, managers, developers and Association members. Taught by Robert Meisner, prominent condominium attorney. This in-depth course addresses state of the art condominium association documents to take advantage of changes in the law and changing trends, including FHA certification requirements and the Nonprofit Act changes. Learn how to avoid potential needless liabilities by incorporating necessary provisions in the documents. Documents to be addressed include: the master deed, bylaws, articles of incorporation, rules and regulations, modifications agreements and service agreements, including content of management contract. Attend this seminar and ensure that your documents are working for you!

  • Seats available: Approximately 29. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312724953
Develop Professionally and Positively—2018-10-10 through 2018-10-10$49—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 6-8:30 pm, University Center Rm 209. Take ownership of your professional development by learning how to ask for feedback and create goals and action plans. Learn how to shift to a positive mindset at work (and home!) and bring your best self every day. Designed for employees of all levels looking to increase their influence and positive impact in their organization.

  • Seats available: Approximately 9. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723314
Email Marketing Made Easy with MailChimp—2018-10-23 through 2018-10-25$59—Face to FaceView Details

Tues and Thurs, 6-8 pm, University Center Rm. 205. Looking to ramp up your email campaigns? Find out how to create emails easily, develop subject lines and follow best practices of the pros. Discover how to fine-tune lists, optimize groups and personalize campaigns using MailChimp which is free for up to 2,000 names. Rachel North, email guru for MyNorth Media, shares strategies for targeting your emails to list segments such as prospects, clients/customers, and previous clients/customers. Learn how to design sign-up forms and how to use fields of date for maximized Return on Investment. Basic computer skills required.

  • Seats available: Approximately 9. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312724225
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerGrant Basics—2018-09-26 through 2018-09-26$49—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 6-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 219. Foundations, state, and federal entities offer funding opportunities for a variety of purposes. Learn to identify your needs, clarify your purpose, and articulate it in a written format. Look at the grant development process, its components, and terminology. Discover what grant writing is all about in this overview session and leave knowing where to start in developing a grant proposal.

  • Seats available: Approximately 9. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312725651
Grant Resources—2018-10-03 through 2018-10-03$49—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 6-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 205 (not Rm. 219 as stated in the catalog). Explore ways to locate grant funders potentially interested in your project or program. Learn how to search a variety of resources including the web and publications. Leave with a sense of direction, practical tips, and resources to find funding opportunities that fit your need and purpose. Basic computer skills are helpful, but not required.

  • Seats available: Approximately 11. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312725656
Grant Writing: Next Steps—2018-10-17 through 2018-10-24$79—Face to FaceView Details

2 Weds, 6-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 219. This continuation of the basic grant writing class is for those who have an idea of how to write a grant, but want more in-depth information and hands-on experience. It covers all aspects of developing a proposal for funding: creating goals, objectives, evaluation plans, and budgets. Learn about writing style and application presentation. You are encouraged to bring an idea and a funding agency application form or a completed proposal.

  • Seats available: Approximately 10. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312725662
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerLeadership Skill-Building: Using Positivity to Increase Performance—2018-09-19 through 2018-09-19$49—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 6-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 209. Learn how leading with a positive mindset creates a great company culture and strong bonds among team members. Leave with a skill set to have difficult conversations that have positive results. This course will leave you feeling happy and energized to lead others.

  • Seats available: Approximately 8. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312724949
Marketing for Nonprofits: Start at the Beginning—2018-09-27 through 2018-09-27$25—Face to FaceView Details

Thursday, Noon-1:30 pm, University Center Rm. 07. Explore core marketing fundamentals through a nonprofit lens, and learn how to craft personas, use your internal resources, and leverage your external connections for greater impact. By starting at the beginning to identify who you are trying to engage and understanding what makes them tick, you can confidently apply resources and select channels for maximum impact. You are welcome to bring your lunch for this noontime workshop.

  • Seats available: Approximately 14. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723135
Navigating QuickBooks Online—2018-10-03 through 2018-10-03$39—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 9-11 am, University Center Rm. 07. Want to know how QuickBooks Online can be maximized for your nonprofit? In this workshop, you will not only develop your understanding of how to navigate the different entry screens in QBO, but you will also learn how to configure this powerful tool to get the reports you need and maximize the benefit to your organization.

  • Seats available: Approximately 19. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723308
Nonprofit Board Basics—2018-11-08 through 2018-11-15$49—Face to FaceView Details

<p>2 Thurs, 1:30-3 pm, University Center Rm. 07. Whether you are an Executive Director (ED) or current member of a board, join us to explore the questions and challenges you face as nonprofit leaders. Participants will walk away understanding common pitfalls of an ineffective board, best practices of an effective board, and how to share this knowledge in a way that ignites engagement and cultivates a healthy relationship between the board and ED.</p><br><br>

  • Seats available: Approximately 29. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723356
Salesforce: It is More than a Donor Management Tool—2018-10-18 through 2018-10-18$49—Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 9 am-Noon, University Center Rm. 07. We all need to track donors in a centralized system, but why not the volunteers who support us, individuals who come to work with us, or participants in our programs and events? Now you can collect all this data into one centralized place! Join us to learn how you can use Salesforce to effectively track the experience, commitment, and interests of your volunteers and supporters - and you might even discover that some of these people are also your biggest donors!

  • Seats available: Approximately 23. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723344
Second Act: Strategies for Finding a New Career or Job —2018-10-15 through 2018-10-17$45—Face to FaceView Details

Mon and Weds, 5:30-7:30 pm, University Center Rm. 06. Whether you are needing extra income or looking for a new job, you will need those must-have skills to get a great position! Join Career Advisor, Lin Benfield, to discover why you are a great hire! Discuss whether you will need refresher courses to beef up your skills and how to best utilize and build your network. Receive tips on polishing your resume and leave with key interviewing points to make you stand out!

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312725674
Course ClosedStarting a Business Workshop—2018-10-17 through 2018-10-17$1—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 8:30-11 am, University Center Rm 209. Are you in the beginning stages of starting a business, in need of capital, or simply considering self-employment? This fast-paced workshop format helps you assess your ability to lead and manage a company and evaluate market and sales potential for your product/service. Explore the fundamentals of writing a business plan. Other topics covered include determining concept feasibility, start-up costs, financing options, and the basics of business planning, along with other necessary steps to launch your business. The $59 cost of this class is underwritten by Small Business Development Center (SBDC). Completion of this workshop provides access to meeting with an SBDC consultant one-on-one. The workshop is free, but registration is required.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312722833
Starting a Business Workshop—2018-12-12 through 2018-12-12$1—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 8:30-11 am, University Center Rm 209. Are you in the beginning stages of starting a business, in need of capital, or simply considering self-employment? This fast-paced workshop format helps you assess your ability to lead and manage a company and evaluate market and sales potential for your product/service. Explore the fundamentals of writing a business plan. Other topics covered include determining concept feasibility, start-up costs, financing options, and the basics of business planning, along with other necessary steps to launch your business. The $59 cost of this class is underwritten by Small Business Development Center (SBDC). Completion of this workshop provides access to meeting with an SBDC consultant one-on-one. The workshop is free, but registration is required.

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312722837
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerTrade and Craft Show Selling—2018-09-26 through 2018-09-26$39—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 6-8 pm, University Center Rm. 209. Discover time-tested strategies to get return on investment out of Festivals and Trade or Craft Shows. Learn how to successfully set up a booth, the best prospecting methods, and how to avoid traps that commonly waste time and energy at an event. Pick up tips on how to leverage your involvement before and after the event. This is a perfect prep for the upcoming season of shows.

  • Seats available: Approximately 13. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312724940
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerUnderstanding Nonprofit Financial Statements—2018-09-18 through 2018-09-18$25—Face to FaceView Details

Tues, Noon-1:30 pm, University Center Rm. 07. Do you want to understand the numbers behind your organization? We will take an in-depth look at the three most important financial statements - Balance Sheet, Profit and Loss, and Cash Flow - and learn what they can tell you about the health of your nonprofit. You will also learn how to generate reports in QuickBooks and QuickBooks Online to help you manage and grow your organization. You are welcome to bring your lunch for this noontime workshop.

  • Seats available: Approximately 17. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723129
Write Fundraising Letters that Work!—2018-10-08 through 2018-10-08$49—Face to FaceView Details

Mon, 6-8:30 pm, Main Campus Becket Bldg Rm. 149. Think direct mail is a dying fundraising strategy? Think again! Learn how to create fundraising letters that draw your reader in, make them feel vital to your mission, and move them to action. Bring a sample of your most recent fundraising letter to dissect (a sample letter will be available). Leave with an understanding of how people actually read fundraising letters, the key elements of an effective letter, and how you can use stylistic elements to improve your response rates. This course is perfect for non-profit board/committee members, fundraising professionals or those seeking a career in philanthropy.

  • Seats available: Approximately 20. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =312725665
Yes You Can! Nonprofit Lobbying 101—2018-10-24 through 2018-10-24$39—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 6-8 pm, University Center Rm. 07. Are you a 501(c)(3) nonprofit who wants to advocate for legislative change? Discover tips and strategies for effecting change through advocacy and come away with an understanding of what you can and cannot do so your nonprofit stays legal while lobbying.

  • Seats available: Approximately 40. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723348
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerCommunicating Your Purpose—2018-09-12 through 2018-09-19$49—Face to FaceView Details

CLASS DATES ARE CHANGED TO SEPT. 19 and 26. 2 Weds, 9-10:30 am, University Center Rm. 07. Being able to communicate your purpose is a superpower, but how do you make your idea stand out? In this two-day workshop, we will explore the basics of turning your business or nonprofit story into a compelling conversation for world domination! Or... at least to make a powerful impact in the communities you serve.

  • Seats available: Approximately 18. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723029
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerUnderstanding Nonprofit Financial Statements—2018-09-18 through 2018-09-18$25—Face to FaceView Details

Tues, Noon-1:30 pm, University Center Rm. 07. Do you want to understand the numbers behind your organization? We will take an in-depth look at the three most important financial statements - Balance Sheet, Profit and Loss, and Cash Flow - and learn what they can tell you about the health of your nonprofit. You will also learn how to generate reports in QuickBooks and QuickBooks Online to help you manage and grow your organization. You are welcome to bring your lunch for this noontime workshop.

  • Seats available: Approximately 17. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723129
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerLeadership Skill-Building: Using Positivity to Increase Performance—2018-09-19 through 2018-09-19$49—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 6-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 209. Learn how leading with a positive mindset creates a great company culture and strong bonds among team members. Leave with a skill set to have difficult conversations that have positive results. This course will leave you feeling happy and energized to lead others.

  • Seats available: Approximately 8. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312724949
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerTrade and Craft Show Selling—2018-09-26 through 2018-09-26$39—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 6-8 pm, University Center Rm. 209. Discover time-tested strategies to get return on investment out of Festivals and Trade or Craft Shows. Learn how to successfully set up a booth, the best prospecting methods, and how to avoid traps that commonly waste time and energy at an event. Pick up tips on how to leverage your involvement before and after the event. This is a perfect prep for the upcoming season of shows.

  • Seats available: Approximately 13. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312724940
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerGrant Basics—2018-09-26 through 2018-09-26$49—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 6-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 219. Foundations, state, and federal entities offer funding opportunities for a variety of purposes. Learn to identify your needs, clarify your purpose, and articulate it in a written format. Look at the grant development process, its components, and terminology. Discover what grant writing is all about in this overview session and leave knowing where to start in developing a grant proposal.

  • Seats available: Approximately 9. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312725651
Marketing for Nonprofits: Start at the Beginning—2018-09-27 through 2018-09-27$25—Face to FaceView Details

Thursday, Noon-1:30 pm, University Center Rm. 07. Explore core marketing fundamentals through a nonprofit lens, and learn how to craft personas, use your internal resources, and leverage your external connections for greater impact. By starting at the beginning to identify who you are trying to engage and understanding what makes them tick, you can confidently apply resources and select channels for maximum impact. You are welcome to bring your lunch for this noontime workshop.

  • Seats available: Approximately 14. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723135
Grant Resources—2018-10-03 through 2018-10-03$49—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 6-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 205 (not Rm. 219 as stated in the catalog). Explore ways to locate grant funders potentially interested in your project or program. Learn how to search a variety of resources including the web and publications. Leave with a sense of direction, practical tips, and resources to find funding opportunities that fit your need and purpose. Basic computer skills are helpful, but not required.

  • Seats available: Approximately 11. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312725656
Navigating QuickBooks Online—2018-10-03 through 2018-10-03$39—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 9-11 am, University Center Rm. 07. Want to know how QuickBooks Online can be maximized for your nonprofit? In this workshop, you will not only develop your understanding of how to navigate the different entry screens in QBO, but you will also learn how to configure this powerful tool to get the reports you need and maximize the benefit to your organization.

  • Seats available: Approximately 19. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723308
Write Fundraising Letters that Work!—2018-10-08 through 2018-10-08$49—Face to FaceView Details

Mon, 6-8:30 pm, Main Campus Becket Bldg Rm. 149. Think direct mail is a dying fundraising strategy? Think again! Learn how to create fundraising letters that draw your reader in, make them feel vital to your mission, and move them to action. Bring a sample of your most recent fundraising letter to dissect (a sample letter will be available). Leave with an understanding of how people actually read fundraising letters, the key elements of an effective letter, and how you can use stylistic elements to improve your response rates. This course is perfect for non-profit board/committee members, fundraising professionals or those seeking a career in philanthropy.

  • Seats available: Approximately 20. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =312725665
Develop Professionally and Positively—2018-10-10 through 2018-10-10$49—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 6-8:30 pm, University Center Rm 209. Take ownership of your professional development by learning how to ask for feedback and create goals and action plans. Learn how to shift to a positive mindset at work (and home!) and bring your best self every day. Designed for employees of all levels looking to increase their influence and positive impact in their organization.

  • Seats available: Approximately 9. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723314
Better Stories by Design: Crafting Narratives that Stick—2018-10-12 through 2018-10-12$49—Face to FaceView Details

Fri, 9 am-noon, University Center Rm. 209. Story is the basis of human connection. The best stories, the ones we tell again and again, contain a basic structure that makes them sticky. These stories interrupt, surprise, convict and spur to action. Becoming a great storyteller is an art, but also requires a process and good hard work. Come learn by doing and begin the process of crafting your compelling personal or professional story.

  • Seats available: Approximately 16. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723318
Second Act: Strategies for Finding a New Career or Job —2018-10-15 through 2018-10-17$45—Face to FaceView Details

Mon and Weds, 5:30-7:30 pm, University Center Rm. 06. Whether you are needing extra income or looking for a new job, you will need those must-have skills to get a great position! Join Career Advisor, Lin Benfield, to discover why you are a great hire! Discuss whether you will need refresher courses to beef up your skills and how to best utilize and build your network. Receive tips on polishing your resume and leave with key interviewing points to make you stand out!

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312725674
Course ClosedStarting a Business Workshop—2018-10-17 through 2018-10-17$1—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 8:30-11 am, University Center Rm 209. Are you in the beginning stages of starting a business, in need of capital, or simply considering self-employment? This fast-paced workshop format helps you assess your ability to lead and manage a company and evaluate market and sales potential for your product/service. Explore the fundamentals of writing a business plan. Other topics covered include determining concept feasibility, start-up costs, financing options, and the basics of business planning, along with other necessary steps to launch your business. The $59 cost of this class is underwritten by Small Business Development Center (SBDC). Completion of this workshop provides access to meeting with an SBDC consultant one-on-one. The workshop is free, but registration is required.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312722833
Grant Writing: Next Steps—2018-10-17 through 2018-10-24$79—Face to FaceView Details

2 Weds, 6-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 219. This continuation of the basic grant writing class is for those who have an idea of how to write a grant, but want more in-depth information and hands-on experience. It covers all aspects of developing a proposal for funding: creating goals, objectives, evaluation plans, and budgets. Learn about writing style and application presentation. You are encouraged to bring an idea and a funding agency application form or a completed proposal.

  • Seats available: Approximately 10. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312725662
Salesforce: It is More than a Donor Management Tool—2018-10-18 through 2018-10-18$49—Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 9 am-Noon, University Center Rm. 07. We all need to track donors in a centralized system, but why not the volunteers who support us, individuals who come to work with us, or participants in our programs and events? Now you can collect all this data into one centralized place! Join us to learn how you can use Salesforce to effectively track the experience, commitment, and interests of your volunteers and supporters - and you might even discover that some of these people are also your biggest donors!

  • Seats available: Approximately 23. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723344
Condominium Document Review including FHA Certification: The Legal Essentials —2018-10-18 through 2018-10-18$85—Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm 207. Need-to-know information in an evening -- designed for board members, managers, developers and Association members. Taught by Robert Meisner, prominent condominium attorney. This in-depth course addresses state of the art condominium association documents to take advantage of changes in the law and changing trends, including FHA certification requirements and the Nonprofit Act changes. Learn how to avoid potential needless liabilities by incorporating necessary provisions in the documents. Documents to be addressed include: the master deed, bylaws, articles of incorporation, rules and regulations, modifications agreements and service agreements, including content of management contract. Attend this seminar and ensure that your documents are working for you!

  • Seats available: Approximately 29. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312724953
Email Marketing Made Easy with MailChimp—2018-10-23 through 2018-10-25$59—Face to FaceView Details

Tues and Thurs, 6-8 pm, University Center Rm. 205. Looking to ramp up your email campaigns? Find out how to create emails easily, develop subject lines and follow best practices of the pros. Discover how to fine-tune lists, optimize groups and personalize campaigns using MailChimp which is free for up to 2,000 names. Rachel North, email guru for MyNorth Media, shares strategies for targeting your emails to list segments such as prospects, clients/customers, and previous clients/customers. Learn how to design sign-up forms and how to use fields of date for maximized Return on Investment. Basic computer skills required.

  • Seats available: Approximately 9. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312724225
Yes You Can! Nonprofit Lobbying 101—2018-10-24 through 2018-10-24$39—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 6-8 pm, University Center Rm. 07. Are you a 501(c)(3) nonprofit who wants to advocate for legislative change? Discover tips and strategies for effecting change through advocacy and come away with an understanding of what you can and cannot do so your nonprofit stays legal while lobbying.

  • Seats available: Approximately 40. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723348
Nonprofit Board Basics—2018-11-08 through 2018-11-15$49—Face to FaceView Details

<p>2 Thurs, 1:30-3 pm, University Center Rm. 07. Whether you are an Executive Director (ED) or current member of a board, join us to explore the questions and challenges you face as nonprofit leaders. Participants will walk away understanding common pitfalls of an ineffective board, best practices of an effective board, and how to share this knowledge in a way that ignites engagement and cultivates a healthy relationship between the board and ED.</p><br><br>

  • Seats available: Approximately 29. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312723356
Airbnb: Being a Five Star Host—2018-11-10 through 2018-11-10$39—Face to FaceView Details

Sat, 10 am - noon, University Center Rm. 207. Airbnb is the easiest way for you to monetize your extra space and showcase it to a wide audience. You will learn from Kate and Nate, two experienced Airbnb hosts, how to create a Five-Star Airbnb. Experience what it is really like to be an Airbnb host, discuss everything from setting up your listing to hosting best practices, and discover the special touches to being a Five-Star host.

  • Seats available: Approximately 29. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312725162
Starting a Business Workshop—2018-12-12 through 2018-12-12$1—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 8:30-11 am, University Center Rm 209. Are you in the beginning stages of starting a business, in need of capital, or simply considering self-employment? This fast-paced workshop format helps you assess your ability to lead and manage a company and evaluate market and sales potential for your product/service. Explore the fundamentals of writing a business plan. Other topics covered include determining concept feasibility, start-up costs, financing options, and the basics of business planning, along with other necessary steps to launch your business. The $59 cost of this class is underwritten by Small Business Development Center (SBDC). Completion of this workshop provides access to meeting with an SBDC consultant one-on-one. The workshop is free, but registration is required.

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =312722837
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