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Entrepreneurship & Self Employment


Entrepreneurship Certificate

Earn a Continuing Education Certificate of Completion for Professional Development. Identify the skills and characteristics required for all successful entrepreneurs. Students will create a business plan and learn ways to market products and services in this three-part series. You will receive an email with login instructions by the start date. Please visit or call 443-518-4680 for more information.

Tuition: $495 (includes $470 in fees*)
Jun 04-Aug 31   Online XO-934 4344 #0073
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Legal Issues for Business Owners

Every business person knows that the advice of a good attorney can be critical to success. This course provides the opportunity to discuss business/legal issues with an attorney who has owned and operated numerous small and large businesses. Topics will include a business owner’s rights and liability under the law, what to do if sued, how to limit  to liability exposure, customer nonpayment issues, operating a business from your house, and other issues relevant to participating students.

Tuition: $65 (includes $40 in fees*)
Wed Jun 20-Jun 27 6:30PM-9:30PM Laurel College Center XB-594 M1667 #9915
Wed Aug 15-Aug 22 6:30PM-9:30PM Laurel College Center XB-594 M1661 #9903
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Voice-Overs: Now Is Your Time

In what could be the one of most enlightening two hours you’ve ever spent, this class will show you how to begin using your speaking voice for commercials, films, videos and more! You will learn a unique, out-of-the-box method to cash in on one of the most lucrative full-time or part-time  careers out there! This is a business that you can handle on your own terms, on your own turf, in your own time, and with practically no overhead! NOW is the best time to make this happen as new companies are looking for new voices like never before. This exciting and fun class could be the game changer you’ve been looking for!

Instructor Dan Levine has won many awards for commercial productions, including a national Clio Award and several local advertising ADDY Awards and nominations.

Tuition: $59** (includes $40 in fees*)
Tue Jun 26 7PM-9PM Gateway Campus XE-100 6250 #9980
Sat Jun 30 10AM-12PM Laurel College Center XE-100 J1662 #9928
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