Business/Entrepreneurship

Coalition U: Crowd-Funding

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Date: 
February 26, 2014

Crowdfunding is the practice of raising funds for your organization or funding a project by raising many small amounts of money from a large number of people, typically via the Internet. Online crowdfunding is one of the best ways to engage your current base of supporters as well as reach out to and acquire new donors.

Coalition U: Social Media Best Practices

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Date: 
January 31, 2014

Social Media Best Practices is the first part of a two part series that teaches organizations how to increase their visibility to raise funds, recruit volunteers and service more individuals in the communities they serve. The second workshop will be held in February and will focus on Crowd-Funding.

Trademark Basics - What Every Small Business Owner Should Know

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Date: 
October 1, 2013
Price: 
$10.00

 

Join The University of Pennsylvania's Wharton Small Business Development Center and The Urban League of Philadelphia on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 for “Trademark Basics: What Every Small Business Show Know Now, Not Later.” As a part of the 36th Annual Celebration of Philadelphia Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week, business leaders will have the opportunity to learn everything they need to know about trademarks, copyrights, patents, and more!

Other topics include:  

Apportunity Knocks Free Technology Seminar

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Date: 
October 5, 2013
Learn how to use mobile apps for your business!

 

Join Senator Anthony H. Williams in partnership with Island officials & Wells Fargo for "Apportunity Knocks," a free seminar on learning how to expand your business through mobile technology on Saturday, October 5th, 2013. This seminar is for small and mid-level businesses who want to learn more about today's mobile application technology and for entrepreneurs who want to develop apps for businessess. 

There will be workshops for IOS and Android on the following topics: