LaunchNET Kent State News
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LaunchNET Blog: How to Get Your Business Online (and some other useful self-imposed barrier breakers)
Tips for how to get over yourself and Just Do It already.
LaunchNET Kent State events
Workshop Wednesdays: in our office, 3pm every Wed!
TODAY: Build a Website! (Bring your laptop)Next week: How to Pitch
All The CEO Ladies Networking Mixer: Tue, Sep 20, 2016
All The CEO Ladies Networking Mixer - Tuesday, September 20, 2016, after the regular CEO Ladies meeting. Come meet and mingle with Kent State's ladies who are doing it for themselves! 7-9pmWilliamson House, Kent
Elevator Pitch and Professional Fair: October 6, 5:30pm
LaunchNET Kent State University presents the 4th annual Elevator Pitch and Professional Fair Thursday, October 6, 2016 5:30-8pmUniversity Library, 4th floorPitch yourself or a business idea and you could win! $1000 in prizes! Register to pitch today.
Join the LaunchNET Kent State client directory
Give us a little bit of info in a few minutes, and you'll be "famous" on the LaunchNET website!
Other Cool Stuff around NEO (that you should check out!)
"Dream, Girl" Documentary Screening
Join us for the FREE showing of "Dream, Girl," a documentary film showcasing stories of inspiring and ambitious female entrepreneurs.
Monday, Oct. 245:30-8 p.m. Akron-Summit County Main Library60 South High Street in Akron
RSVP for this FREE event by Oct. 17 *If we have enough interest, LaunchNET may be able to arrange transportation, so let us know if you want to go
Intro to Crowdfunding: Thursday, September 15
$157:30am - Continental Breakfast8:00 - 10:00am - Program
Kent State University at StarkCONFERENCE CENTER 6000 Frank Ave NWNorth Canton, OH 44720So you are thinking about Crowdfunding as a way of raising capital but want to know more about it?
[M]SPIRE - MAGNET Competition
[M]SPIRE is a business competition for any entrepreneur or small business in Northeast Ohio with the end goal of growing existing manufacturing companies and sparking the development of new ones.
Burton D. Morgan Foundation presents PITCH U Saturday, October 15, 2016The University of Akron College of Business Administration$$$ Prizes $$$
iCorps : The University of Akron
iCorps is a 7-week program for tech-based ventures, to learn more about who your target market is. We have had a number of clients go through this NSF-funded series and all rave about it. Contact Tabitha if you are interested in applying.
Fireside Chats at Hiram College: Wednesdays at Hiram
A lineup of interesting speaker sat Hiram College.Let us know if you are interested in attending, as we have been invited to participate.
Article: "Lessons for college students from a young professional"
From high school, to college, to first career… we all made mistakes. Here are some lessons from a young professional to the next generation on things she wishes she would have known then, that she knows now.
For even more events listings and competition deadlines, check out our calendar:
Regional events for entrepreneurs, start-ups, and innovation Click on an event for more information and links.
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