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Lacey: Hobby to Profit 9:00 am
Lacey: Hobby to Profit @ Lacey MarkerSpace at St. Martin's University
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Want to create a business from your hobby? Learn the basics of creating a business plan, how to price your product, rules for working out of your home, and marketing opportunities. Members of Lacey MakerSpace receive 20% off LMS class prices! To pay for your class at the member rate, please call our registration team READ MORE
Lacey: Marketing & Promotional Products 6:30 pm
Lacey: Marketing & Promotional Products @ Lacey MarkerSpace at St. Martin's University
Apr 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Have a business and want to get the most bang for your buck with your marketing? Promotional products are proven to have the most value. Learn how to create custom promotional products at the makerspace. Members of Lacey MakerSpace receive 20% off LMS class prices! To pay for your class at the member rate, please READ MORE
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Marketing & Sales 101 for Farmers Market Vendors: Part I 2:00 pm
Marketing & Sales 101 for Farmers Market Vendors: Part I @ Webinar
Apr 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Washington Center for Women in Business, Thurston Economic Development Council and Center for Business and Innovation, and STEDI will be presenting a two part marketing and customer service and sales training webinar focused on helping small and very small enterprises who are currently vendors or are considering becoming vendors at farmers Markets, night Markets, READ MORE
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Live Webinar: Intro to Business Startup 9:00 am
Live Webinar: Intro to Business Startup @ Webinar- Olympia, WA
Apr 15 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
This class is designed for those who are thinking about starting a business or in the early planning stages. Learn the fundamental elements of what makes a business successful, the basics of business planning, and the steps to take to turn an idea into a reality. Meet staff from the Washington Center for Women in READ MORE
Lacey: Intro to Business Startup Evening Session 6:00 pm
Lacey: Intro to Business Startup Evening Session @ Center for Business & Innovation Conference Room
Apr 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This class is designed for those who are thinking about starting a business or in the early planning stages. Learn the fundamental elements of what makes a business successful, the basics of business planning, and the steps to take to turn an idea into a reality. Meet staff from the Washington Center for Women in READ MORE
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LTB! Please register for LTB! Tools and Tricks for Social Media Marketing 12:00 pm
LTB! Please register for LTB! Tools and Tricks for Social Media Marketing @ Webinar
Apr 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
About the Instructor: Blaine Land joined the Lacey South Sound Chamber in June 2016. As Executive Director at the Lacey South Sound Chamber, she is responsible for overseeing the organization’s operations, partnerships, and initiatives. Working with the Board of Directors, Blaine leads strategic planning, participates in community activities, and is actively involved in implementing the READ MORE
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ScaleUp Series: Build Your Market 8:30 am
ScaleUp Series: Build Your Market @ Webinar
Apr 17 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Build Your Market is designed to help you explore and identify opportunities that can accelerate your business growth, and to make strategic decisions to optimize the selected options.  You’ll learn how to develop a strong competitive advantage that will help you stand out from your competition.  You’ll also learn how to improve your product or READ MORE
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Lacey: Laying the Groundwork 8:30 am
Lacey: Laying the Groundwork @ Thurston Economic Development Council, Room L1-186
Apr 24 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
This class is for small business owners who are brand new to government procurement. This class will lay the ground work for you to decide if government contracting should be in your future. We will cover the basics of government procurement including: Who are you selling to? What are they buying? How do they buy it? READ MORE
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Lacey: How to Choose Your Marketing Pro 6:00 pm
Lacey: How to Choose Your Marketing Pro @ South Puget Sound Community College, L1-173
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Choosing a marketing partner can be overwhelming. Should I outsource or hire? Professional agency or freelancer? What should I expect to pay? How will I know if it’s working? Jennifer Dye, MBA, is a Certified Business Advisor and marketing professional. She will outline the industry landscape, help you become aware of the choices out there, READ MORE
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