Insuring Your Small Business Venture

August 15, 2018 from 12 - 1:30 p.m.

[IN] at the Ferris Wheel

615 S. Saginaw Street, Flint, MI 48502

Join us fof this Free Public Event for entrepreneurs with questions about what kind of insurance they need to reduce their company's liability.

 

 


 

Bank Financing 101

Friday, September 21, 2018 from 12-1:30 p.m.

[IN] at the Ferris Wheel

615 S. Saginaw Street, Flint, MI 48502

Join us for this free workshop providing entrepreneurs with answers to all their lending and banking needs.

Light refreshments will be provided.

 
 

  


 

Past Events

Small Business Info Fair

August 9, 2018 from 12 - 2 p.m.

University of Michigan-Flint Pavilion

303 S. Saginaw Street, Flint, MI  48502

Public Event 

Big Resources for New Small Businesses.  Come check out the Vendor Fair, Community Partner Networking opportunities and celebrate community champions!

Lunch will be provided.  


 

Business Model Canvas Workshop

Friday, July 27, 2018 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

The Ferris Wheel (615 S. Saginaw Street)

Learn how to take a holistic look at your business model without writing a full business plan!

Free to the public, light refreshments provided.

 


 

Targeting Customers on Social Media Workshop

 

Thursday, July 19, 2018 from 12 - 1:30 P.M.

The Ferris Wheel (615 S. Saginaw Street, Flint, MI)

Don't miss this incredible opportunity to learn about the art of social advertising and how to target and increase your social media presence. This workshop will target Facebook advertising and the multiple options to expand and be successful in reaching customers in different stages of their buying cycle.

Free to the public, light refreshments will be provided.

 


 

Small Business Essentials

Small Business Essentials

Thursday, June 28, 2018 from 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Ferris Wheel, Third Floor (615 S. Saginaw Street, Flint, MI 48502)

An overview of important topics including business plans, market research, financial projections, and marketing. This workshop is led by Metro Community Development staff and can help connect business owners with the necessary resources to be successful.

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Social Impact Challenge Kickoff

Collaborate with  UM-Ann Arbor to address a significant social issue in Flint:  How do we advance entrepreneurship efforts in Flint to revive neighborhood centers and city corridors fr economic development.

 WHEN:  January 18, 2017 from 3-4:30 p.m.

 Where:  UM-Flint Happenings Room, University Center

For more inforamtion: go.umflint.edu/SIC or social impact.umich.edu

https://www.umflint.edu/sites/default/files/groups/University_Outreach/assets/past-events/2016_social_impact_challenge_flyer-flint-final.pdf

Social Impact Challenge Finals

WHEN:  Wednesday, March 15, 2017 4:15 pm - 6:30 pm

WHERE:  Flint Institute of Arts

WHAT:  Finalist teams: Diversiteam, A.K.A.K.A., Innovation to Impact, and Social Enrichment Wizzes presented their proposed solutions to judges.

Experts, speakers, and leaders from community organizations and civic groups, City government, and the inv Raquel Thueme, VP of Prograestment community were in attendance as part of the evening’s dialogue. At the heart of 2017’s challenge is the question, “How do we advance entrepreneurship efforts in Flint to revive neighborhood centers and city corridors for economic development?” Judges: Amy Gresock, Assistant Professor School of Management, UM-Flint Jessica Judson, Program Coordinator Corporate Social Responsibility, Diplomat Pharmacy Kevin Schronce, Planner III Planning/Zoning, City of Flint ms Ruth Mott Foundation

See Facebook images here: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154697413897885.1073741838.5...

Accounting 101 for Entrepreneurs

Please join us for an introductory workshop on bookkeeping and how to read a balance sheet, income statement and statement of cash flows.

Accounting 101 for Entrepreneurs

Thursday, June 21, 2018 

12:00 - 1:30 PM
Ferris Wheel, Third Floor

615 S. Saginaw Street, Flint, MI 48502

 

Taught by Tomika Slappy, founder of New Beginning Accounting and Financial Services and IN on the Road Graduate!

[IN] on the Road Business Bootcamp Celebration

[IN] on the Road Business Bootcamp - Graduation Celebration and Pitch Competition (Facebook photo album)
June 24, 2017

Arts and Social Entrepreneurship Symposium (pdf)
March 15, 2017

Social Impact Challenge Finals (Facebook photo album)
March 15, 2017

Social Impact Challenge Kickoff (pdf)
January 18, 2017

Service Saturdays

2017: December 9
2018: January 13, February 10, March 10, April 14, May 12, June 9

[IN] on the Road Session

Our Lady Of Guadalupe

 April 19, 26 May 3, 10, 17​
Graduation Ceremony: May 24

Reflection and Entrepreneurialism

April 3, 2018
5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. 

Part of the Liberal Learning as Entrepreneurialism community forum series presented by the College of Arts and Sciences, the University of Michigan-Flint, and the EDA University Center for Community and Economic Development. 

Effective Communication and Entrepreneurialism

March 6, 2018
5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. 

Part of the Liberal Learning as Entrepreneurialism community forum series presented by the College of Arts and Sciences, the University of Michigan-Flint, and the EDA University Center for Community and Economic Development. 

Risk Taking and Entrepreneurialism

January 23, 2018
5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. 

Part of the Liberal Learning as Entrepreneurialism community forum series presented by the College of Arts and Sciences, the University of Michigan-Flint, and the EDA University Center for Community and Economic Development. 

Creative Thinking and ​Entrepreneurialism

December 12, 2017
5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. 

Part of the Liberal Learning as Entrepreneurialism community forum series presented by the College of Arts and Sciences, the University of Michigan-Flint, and the EDA University Center for Community and Economic Development.