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The Edge Open House


Location:
FITCI
118 North Market Street
Frederick, MD 21701

Date:
Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Time:
05:30 pm - 06:30 pm

Cost:
FREE

Description: 

Join our second Community Growth Accelerator The Edge open house to find out more about the upcoming startup cohort in June, 2019. Only top 10 selected teams will get a chance to be a part of our first cohort, so do not miss the chance to meet the Accelerator team in person and learn more about this unique opportunity for your venture. Open to all interested individuals and teams who wish to accelerate their startups to success!

The participation for all 10 teams sponsored by the Rural Maryland Council.

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Value Proposition Class

Led by: Stephanie Ottavan, CEO, Door No. 3 Design

Location:
FITCI
118 North Market Street
Frederick, MD 21701

Date:
Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost:
Free for FITCI Clients, Non-FITCI Clients a minimal cost to cover costs $29

Description: 

The Value Proposition is an intricate part of The Business Model Canvas. It is a positioning statement that explains what benefit you provide for who and how you do it uniquely well. It describes you target buyer, the problem you solve, and why you're distinctly netter than the alternatives. This class will zoom in on two blocks: Value Proposition and Customer

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The Edge Open House


Location:
FITCI
118 North Market Street
Frederick, MD 21701

Date:
Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Time:
06:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Cost:
FREE

Description: 

Join our Community Growth Accelerator The Edge open house to find out more about the upcoming startup cohort in June, 2019. Only top 10 selected teams will get a chance to be a part of our first cohort, so do not miss the chance to meet the Accelerator team in person and learn more about this unique opportunity for your venture. Open to all interested individuals and teams who wish to accelerate their startups to success!

The participation for all 10 teams sponsored by the Rural Maryland Council.

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Beyond the Pitch

Led by: Kathie Callahan Brady

Location:
FITCI
118 North Market Street
Frederick, MD 21701

Date:
Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Time:
9:00 am -12:00 pm

Cost:
Free for FITCI Clients, Non-FITCI Clients a minimal cost to cover costs $29

Description: 

In this program, led by Kathie Callahan Brady CEO FITCI, the following will be covered:

1. Introduction and overview of program and videos

2. Investment Summary

3. Presentation Skills

4. Slide Deck Templates, Examples, forms, exceptional further education (books) and e-guides will be provided during the class.


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15 Year Anniversary


Location:
TBD

Date:
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Cost:
$15 - Registration Required

Description: 

FITCI's 15th year Anniversary is upon us. Time flies but there is so much more to look forward to!!

Join us as we celebrate 15 years of Making Dreams Come True!

#15FITCI

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Local Events

SBDC: Market Research: Get A Good Sense Of Your Business Market!


Location:
FITCI
4539 Metropolitan Court
Frederick, MD 21704

Date:
Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Cost:
$49

Description:

This seminar will give the participant in the understanding, discovery, and learning how to: • Legally define and register your business name • Keep proper financial records and report taxes • Evaluate options for accessing working capital & the steps in applying for a loan • Judge the impact of tax implications associated with legal entities • Build the basics of a marketing and business plan • Understand Insurance Basics


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SBDC: Marketing That Never Sleeps: Mastering Digital & Social Media


Location:
FITCI
4539 Metropolitan Court
Frederick, MD 21704

Date:
Thursday, March 28, 2019

Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Cost:
Free of Charge-Registration Required

Description:

Most small business owners recognize the need to be active in digital and social media, but often don't know where to start. Join the marketing experts at HighRock for a crash course on how to develop and maintain an effective digital & social media presence from scratch: from strategy to execution to maintenance. Leverage the power of marketing that never sleeps!

Presenter, Katie Stover, Vice President of HighRock Studios


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SBDC: HUBZone Certification


Location:
FITCI
4539 Metropolitan Court
Frederick, MD 21704

Date:
Friday, March 29, 2019

Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Cost:
Free of Charge-Registration Required

Description:

For the smallest businesses with one or two employees up to the larger companies with hundreds or thousands of employees, Human Resource Outsourcing is an option. But is it right for your company? What kind of services can your company use? Experienced HR professional Nicole Orisme, of NLH Contracting will discuss the various options for bringing in assistance with your organization’s Human Resource needs. Don't miss this informative seminar!

Presenter, Nicole Orisme, PHR, SHRM-CP

President & CEO


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