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Entrepreneurship seminar will focus on technology

Friday, June 17, 2011

The Center for Entrepreneurship at Wichita State University is offering a summer seminar designed for today’s entrepreneurs and small businesses seeking to keep up with the latest technology shifts.

The seminar is from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4, in Devlin Hall. To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/3pso8rb.

The “Technology Tool Box” is a full day of training divided into two sessions: The morning session is designed to better leverage your knowledge of social couponing, mobile applications, and to measure the effectiveness of your business’ marketing.

The afternoon will focus on advancing your product knowledge and help you look ahead to the future of technologies.

As a part of the center’s “Practical Entrepreneur Training Tools” series, the “Technology Tool Box” aims to position entrepreneurs and small businesses to change quickly and respond to today's dynamic economic times.

Whether for a start-up or established business, these programs will provide you with the skills and knowledge to succeed. 

“The focus is to help entrepreneurs take a new tool and apply it to their business in order to remain competitive one challenge at a time,” said Tim Pett, director of the Center for Entrepreneurship. “The ‘Technology Tool Box’ is designed for today’s entrepreneurs and small businesses seeking to keep up with the latest technology shifts.”

For more information on becoming involved in the “Practical Entrepreneur Training Tools” program, go to www.wichita.edu/PE or contact Wendy Veatch at (316) 978-5219 or wendy.veatch@wichita.edu.

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