L2B (Library to Business) connects you with local and regional economic development agencies to learn new skills and create a business network.
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Can My Business Be Nonprofit?
Tuesday, August 16
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
What are the essential questions (and answers) you should ask to decide if you should form a for-profit (albeit with social purposes), nonprofit, a nonprofit that is highly entrepreneurial, or some other type of organization? Presented in partnership with Erin Bradrick, Senior Counsel at NEO Law Group and a contributor to The Nonprofit Law Blog, The Foundation Center, and L2B. This will be a recorded webinar. (Adults; Willow Room)
Start Your Own Business
Thursday, August 18
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Learn the basic steps to starting a small business in Wyoming, including evaluating the feasibility of your business concept and preparing a business plan. Presented in partnership with Wyoming Entrepreneur’s Small Business Development Center, the Small Business Administration, and L2B. (Adults; Willow Room)
Can Your Business Survive A Disaster?
Wednesday, September 14
5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Fifteen to forty percent of businesses fail following a natural or man-made disaster. Get your business ready with simple, measurable steps to become better prepared for emergencies. The Red Cross has information, tools, and resources to assist you. Presented in partnership with the American Red Cross of Wyoming and L2B. (Adults; Sunflower Room)
Loving Your Mid-Level Donors: Creating A Retention Program
Tuesday, September 20
4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Are you looking to improve donor retention? Does your organization want to increase contributions given per donor? Do you have a direct mail and major gifts programs, but lack a clear plan for the donors in-between and need a balanced way to do more with this group? Emma Kiernan of Pilot Peak Consulting will answer these questions and more. This recorded webinar will help you better engage with your mid-level donors and access any money left on the table by your most dedicated donors. Presented in partnership with the Foundation Center and L2B. (Adults; Willow Room)
|Starting a business?||Looking for a new job?|
|First Research||Business Source Premier|
|Small Business Resource Center||Zinio Digital Magazines|
|Mergent Intellect||Learning Express Library’s Career Center|
|Helping a non-profit?||Managing your money?|
|Cloud Library||ProQuest Business|