Weekly Schedule of Free Webinars!

Here’s a list of upcoming webinars for young aspiring entrepreneurs. Please use this for the free emotional intelligence webinars we host several times per month, and some of our other events. For each webinar, click the link and you will have the ability to join the webinar live.
Title: Lessons Learned on the Business of Consulting: Establishing, Running, and Avoiding Damaging Pitfalls. Date: June 5th Time: 6:30pm
URL: https://app.livestorm.co/fsc/consulting
Host: Samuel Lieber, PhD, PE Description: Companies are actively hiring consultants to benefit from their years of experience and provide assistance on critical projects. Consultant businesses can be lucrative and exciting when set up the right way. They can also be exhausting and financially draining when not run properly. This webinar will describe the lessons learned from establishing and running a consulting practice. The webinar will provide the keys to establishing the business with emphasis on networking and how to set yourself up as a thought leader. The important strategies for running the business will be stressed along with the pitfalls to avoid. Bio: Sebastian Murry has been in the capital formation business for over 20 years. He has successfully raised capital for various opportunities ranging from real estate deals, internet based tv shows, IT Companies, Healthcare businesses, Entertainment companies, and Auto Dealership. His background includes producing TV shows and developing Cloud based solutions leveraging Amazon Web Services Public and GovCloud. He is a certified Producer and Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP).
Title: Ten Steps for a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign.
Date: June 6th Time: 6:30pm Host: Sebastian Murry URL:
https://app.livestorm.co/fsc/ten-steps-for-a-successful-crowdfunding-campaign-1
Description: This webinar briefly describes how one of the internet's hottest capital formation phenomena can be used to quickly raise capital to fund your project or idea in 10 succinct steps. Bio: Sebastian Murry has been in the capital formation business for over 20 years. He has successfully raised capital for various opportunities ranging from real estate deals, internet based tv shows, IT Companies, Healthcare businesses, Entertainment companies, and Auto Dealership. His background includes producing TV shows and developing Cloud based solutions leveraging Amazon Web Services Public and GovCloud. He is a certified Producer and Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP). Date: June 7th Time: 6:30pm
Title: Raising Money to Expand Your Company
URL: https://app.livestorm.co/fsc/raising-money-to-expand-your-company-1 Host: Brian Williams
Description: From Angel Investors like those on Shark Tank, to venture capitalists, pitch competitions, investment funds, and much more, there are multiple ways to raise money to take your business to the next level. But how do you go about it in the right way to maximize your chances of getting that much needed capital? This one hour webinar will give you the tools needed to know what to do, how to go about it, and pitfalls to avoid to raise funding for your company the right way! Bio: Brian A.M. Williams is a leading technologist, businessman, and expert in the space of African American small business and ecommerce. He is the founder of PurchaseBlack.com, an African American focused ecommerce platform which sold high quality products from Black owned businesses from 2012 through 2017. Prior, Brian obtained his MBA from top ranked University of Texas – McCombs School of Business where he conducted extensive research on African American businesses, consumers, and organizations. Brian also worked in the angel/venture capital early stage investments space evaluating start up companies, observing dozens of high quality pitches and learning how start up investing operates from the inside. Brian is the winner of multiple pitch competitions, and is a coach to local, regional, and national pitch competition winners using his method of constructing a complete pitch. Brian is an industrial engineer from Purdue University, an MLT fellow, Consortium Fellow, Venture Fellow, and web developer. You can connect to Brian at www.BrianAMWilliams.com. Date: June 8th Time: 6:30pm Title: Create X: Why Social Ventures Are the Future of Business URL: https://app.livestorm.co/fsc/create-x-why-social-ventures-are-the-future-of-business Host: Anthony Flynn Description: In this session, you will walk away with a pragmatic understanding of social ventures, the necessity behind them and the impact they will have on the global marketplace of the future. Together we will explore and analyze double and triple bottom line businesses along with gaining insights from a variety of case studies that prove why this is the future of business. Bio: Anthony has launched and co-launched numerous organizations that have moved from conceptual stages to generating millions of dollars in revenues. With this type of experience in mind, his thesis is every leader and every business hits a wall at some point. He has personally experienced it and witnessed it while walking with some of the highest achievers on the planet. Hitting a wall is not the problem. The problem is usually associated with not being adequately prepared to get past personal and organizational barriers. Anthony's high-impact experience working for numerous Fortune 100 companies (Kraft Foods, RJ Reynolds, 3M) along with functioning as an Executive, Entrepreneur and Fundraising Strategist have equipped him with the tools needed to support Fortune 500 Executives, Professional Athletes, businesses and organizations and many others with achieving desired goals. His features and appearances include Fortune 500 companies, private enterprises, TEDx, Harvard University, Emory University, Georgia Tech, The University of Memphis, Pepperdine University and more.

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