CCPL offers free business entrepreneur workshops

CCPL offers free business entrepreneur workshops

Release date: 3/11/2016

Cuyahoga County Public Library branches offer free business entrepreneur workshops
Six-week ENCORE Entrepreneurs and Innovators workshops teach the basics of starting a small business, designing a product

This spring, Cuyahoga County Public Library’s (CCPL) Independence and Parma-Snow branches are offering free ENCORE workshops designed to help aspiring entrepreneurs realize their dreams of starting their own successful business and learn the basics of product design and development. These workshops, led by experienced business professionals, are free and open to the public. Registration is required. Register online for workshops (links below) or by calling the host branch.
 
What?      ENCORE entrepreneurs

This six-week workshop series teaches aspiring entrepreneurs the basics of starting and growing a business, from developing a business plan to marketing to making the perfect pitch to potential funders. Register online.

Where?     Independence  /  216.447.0160
 
When?      Workshops will be held on Thursdays, April 7 – May 12, 2016 / 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
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What?      ENCORE innovators

This series of five workshops led by Progressive Arts Alliance will provide you with the opportunity to engage in the design process for new product development. Each week we’ll explore a different aspect of the design process, from research to concept development to prototyping to iterating to presenting your product idea to potential investors. Register online (starting 4/17/16)

Where?     Parma-Snow   /   216.661.4240
 
When?      Workshops will be held on Tuesdays, May 17 – June 14, 2016 / 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
 
Cuyahoga County Public Library's  Encore workshops are made possible through the generous support of the Cleveland Foundation

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Hallie Rich
Communications & External Relations Director
216.749.9512
hrich@cuyahogalibrary.org
Robert J. Rua
Assistant Marketing & Communications Director
216.749.9487
rrua@cuyahogalibrary.org