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Freelance 101: Getting Started as a Freelancer

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

The Western Dairyland Business Center invites individuals interested in pursuing a career as a work-at-home freelancer to attend Freelance 101 on Tuesday September 13th from 6-8pm at the Western Dairyland Community Action Agency, 418 Wisconsin St in Eau Claire. Tuition is $39. Scholarships are available for income-eligible individuals.This class will introduce opportunities for you to think bigger and potentially expand your client list and income as a freelancer.

 

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Julie McFadden, Owner, eco Urban Timber

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

What do you do with the wood from 40,000 Ash trees within the next 10 years before the expected arrival of the Emerald Ash borer insect? If you're Julie McFadden, you create elegantly crafted Tree of Life shadow boxes, snowflake, flying dragon, and pixie moon ornaments, and personalized beer caddies. Join the Women's Business Networking Group to find out how Julie formed her business "in response to a problem looking for a solution posed by the City of Eau Claire." Tour eco Urban Timber LLC's production facilities at 3132 Louis Avenue in Eau Claire on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 from 5:30 pm to 7 pm. Register for $5 at www.successfulbusiness.org.

Website: http://ecourbantimber.com/

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Start a Small Business in 8 Steps

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

The Western Dairyland Women's Business Center invites entrepreneurs and aspiring business owners to "Start a Small Business in 8 Steps" on Tuesday, September 20th. The training will run from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Western Dairyland Community Action Agency, 418 Wisconsin Street, Eau Claire. Tuition is $29 for individuals and class materials are included.  Scholarships are available for income-eligible individuals. 

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Art Entrepreneurship Roundtable Discussion with Susan Santee, Local Artist and Educator

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Local artist and educator Susan Santee will facilitate a roundtable discussion focusing on Art Entrepreneurship on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 from noon to 1 pm at The Volume One Gallery, 205 N. Dewey Street, in Eau Claire. Entrepreneurs and aspiring business owners in the business of art are encouraged to attend. The cost is $15 and lunch will be provided.

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