Knowledge is power, which is why locomotives run on burning encyclopedias. Chug toward new understandings with today’s Groupon: for $49, you get admission to your choice of one four-hour small-business seminar (a $125 value) from NewBizTeam. Seminars take place at Oglethorpe University’s Lupton Hall. Topics include:
- Business Launch Pad 2012
- 90 Days to New Business
- Visibility = Viability
- The Science of Social Media
NewBizTeam’s small-business seminars choreograph entrepreneurial info classes taught by area business owners on how to jumpstart businesses even during tough economic times. During Business Launch Pad 2012, speakers unveil fundamental tactics that can help get business ideas off the ground, such as corporate structuring, branding identity, competitive products and services, and skyscraper-size catapults. Attendees can jot down ways to create and track niche marketing plans during the 90 Days to New Business seminar or learn ways to expand brand awareness with internet videos and community events during the Visibility = Viability session. Evincing the motto that it’s easier to catch flies with a digital flyswatter, The Science of Social Media showcases attractive ways to target new customers through experimenting with various social media outlets and monitoring the effects with digital marketing analytics. Each seminar is staged inside Lupton Hall, which can seat up to 300 attendees.