Learn the difference between trademark and service mark, how to protect your unique logo or name and avoid infringing on another company's trademark. Understand when and how to file a trademark with both state and federal government. Presented by Legal Services of Eastern Missouri.Adults. Registration required.
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Learn how to use library resources to write a business plan, perform market research, and find customers. The session will include hands-on time to practice research techniques and explore common business topics. Basic computer and internet proficiency required.Adults and teens. Registration required.
Business owners need to know the demographics of their market and the area they serve. Learn how to navigate some of the best library resources for demographics and discover how they can help with your business decision-making and planning.Adults. Registration required.
Meet with a lawyer for free regarding your business or nonprofit organization. Legal Services of Eastern Missouri will provide a 30-minute consultation to discuss any questions or concerns about your startup.Adults. Registration required. Contact email@example.com to schedule your appointment time.
Walk through the segments of a business plan and get examples of plans using library resources. Learn how to find information for the industry analysis, marketing and funding sections of your business plan.Adults. Registration required.
Create prospect lists for business-to-business marketing, market to your customers using direct mail and find information about potential investors and grants. Write mock scripts or letters for contacting partners and get access to prep questions for your conversations.Adults. Registration required.
Learn how to create your own customized list of potential customers in any area by income, consumer habits, lifestyle, age and more. Research your target market and explore free online courses with tips and tricks for social media and traditional marketing on any budget.
Adults. Registration required.
Presented by PFLAGLearn what to expect when a loved comes out as LGBTQIA+ and how to find support. Registration must be received at least 48 hours prior to the program. To register, call 314-994-3300 or visit www.agingahead.org.Choice: Healthy Living for Seniors is a partnership between St. Louis County Library and Aging Ahead. Enjoy a variety of health, wellness and social programs followed by a healthy lunch. Transportation through OATS is available by calling 314-888-6720 ext 1222.
This workshop with the Missouri SBDC will guide you through the steps to start your own business and provide an in-depth reference guide. Session 1 focuses on the legalities associated with doing business in Missouri and understanding the challenges of business ownership, evaluating a business idea, and the need to plan.
Adults. Registration required.
Presented by Kingdom House Information about volunteering and receiving services from the Senior Companion Program. Registration must be received at least 48 hours prior to the program. To register, call 314-994-3300 or visit www.agingahead.org.Choice: Healthy Living for Seniors is a partnership between St. Louis County Library and Aging Ahead. Enjoy a variety of health, wellness and social programs followed by a healthy lunch. Transportation through OATS is available by calling 314-888-6720 ext 1222.