The Entrepreneurship Expo
Saturday, November 23, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM (EST)
The Entrepreneurship Expo brings together aspiring entrepreneurs of all ages for the purpose of education, networking and resource sharing. Our goal is to create an environment for individuals interested in business to connect, learn and prosper.
The event will provide workshops and panel discussions in particular fields of interest and expose participants to new businesses and opportunities in the region. The goal of the event is to connect aspiring entrepreneurs to industry professionals and resources while building a network of younger professionals with similar interests in business. This event will take place during Global Entrepreneurship Week and also serve as an opportunity to foster an environment of cultural understanding as the event will be streamed live to business students in Brazil.
Our keynote speaker for The Entrepreneurship Expo will be successful business owner and entrepreneur, Greg Broomer. Please come prepared to hear a message about what it truly takes to accomplish your goals in business and life.
Seminars and workshops will include the following:
How To Become a Successful Entrepreneur
What does it take to become an entrepreneur? What are the sacrifices? What are the benefits? This panel discussion will give participants incite into what is required to become a successful business owner. Entrepreneurs will discuss their success, their failures, what inspires them daily to pursue their dreams and how you can do it too.
Strategies for Writing a Winning Business Plan
Do you have a great idea for a business? Have you started a business and need guidance to make your company grow? This workshop will give participants a clear plan on how to develop a business model to follow and achieve success. Participants will learn how the successful operation of their company is determined by a well developed business plan.
Music and Entertainment Industry 101
Are you a talented performer or musician? Do you currently have music on CD, iTunes or YouTube? Industry professionals will share some tips on how to package and promote yourself within the music and entertainment industry. They will also give some advice on what industry executives are really looking for in today’s music scene.
How to Break Into the Fashion and Modeling Industry
The fashion and modeling industry can be a difficult and challenging field to navigate. This workshop will give participants direct access to industry professionals who will provide first hand accounts on what it takes to prepare and become successful in the world of fashion.
Financial Resources for Small Businesses
Starting a business can often be expensive and require financial investments from the new business owner. This workshop will introduce entrepreneurs to resources and opportunities for funding to help your business dreams become a reality.
Intellectual Property, Legal Protection and Basic Business Structure
Any great business should have an even better business structure from the beginning. What is the difference between an LLC and a SCorp? Should you incorporate? Learn from legal and financial experts how to protect your business, what warning signs to pay attention to and how to create a successful base for your business as it continues to grow.
Women’s Entrepreneurship Forum
Women have always held key positions in business. From new innovations in technology to the development of specialty products, women have been at the forefront of business around the world. This workshop will highlight the opportunities available for women entrepreneurs and resources for new business development. This workshop will also serve as an opportunity to connect young female entrepreneurs with professionals for mentorship and empowerment.
Global Opportunities for Local Entrepreneurs
Business is no longer something that takes place in one city or region of a particular country. Global markets are changing daily and new opportunities for products, technologies and services are developing around the world. This panel discussion will help entrepreneurs tap into resources, information and organizations who are involved in global entrepreneurship efforts to help your business gain international exposure.
After lunch, all registered guests are welcome to attend our fashion expo featuring local designers.
When attending The Entrepreneurship Expo, be sure to bring plenty of business cards, flyers and information to promote your company, business or organization. There will also be raffles, prizes and giveaways for attendees during the expo.
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