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Intro to Business Live Webinar

Webinar

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 [...]

INSPIRE Fall Pop-up Market

  Our fall pop-up market will be back for its second year on September 20, now at Capital Mall! This year promises to be bigger and better as we expand to this vibrant new location. Vendor applications are now open. Click here to apply. The vendor registration fee is set at $30 to ensure affordability [...]

GovCon 101: Market Research

Lacey MakerSpace 16 Baran Drive SE, Lacey, WA, United States

Join Thurston County’s lead APEX Accelerator advisor Grady Smith and explore the fundamentals of market research for government contractors. Learn the different platforms and tools available to successfully answer the question, “Who in the government buys what I sell?” ‍ Participants will walk away with a completed Market Research Worksheet for your current (or future) [...]

MAKE: Pen Turning 101

Lacey MakerSpace 16 Baran Drive SE, Lacey, WA, United States

In this 3-hour course, you will learn safety protocols and artistic techniques on how to hand-turn a pen on a lathe. You will walk away with a basic introductory concept on how to operate a wood lathe and create a hand-made pen to take home. The instructor will demonstrate how to set up the lathe [...]

$65 – $80

Meet the Lender | Lacey, WA

Thurston Economic Development Council – Center for Business and Innovation 4220 6th Ave SE, Lacey, WA, United States

Join the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Seattle District and the Washington Center for Women in Business for an opportunity to meet local SBA lenders ready to talk to you about your funding needs. Visit with lenders at info tables, ask questions, and tell them about your business! An “open house” opportunity to learn more [...]

Hootenanny 2024

Thurston County EDC 4220 6th Ave SE, Lacey, WA, United States

Get ready to party! The Hootenanny is back on July 25, 2024, and we’re gearing up to celebrate the Economic Courage displayed by our Thurston County businesses this year! Beyond the hilarious antics of our elected officials, this event shines a spotlight on Economic Courage, recognizing organizations that have demonstrated resilience, determination, and triumph in [...]

$55

Intro to Business Live Webinar

Webinar

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 [...]

Intro to Business Live Webinar

Webinar

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 [...]