From November 17th to 23rd, over 140 countries around the world will celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week 2014. Entrepreneurship for All (EforAll), UMass Lowell DifferenceMaker, the City of Lawrence, the City of Lowell, and the Northeast Legal Aid are partnering together to join in this worldwide celebration by holding three free events:
Monday, November 17th | “Legal Issues for Small Businesses”
This workshop (held in Spanish) will help you learn about the laws that you will need to comply with in order to maintain your business
Location: Lawrence Public Library. 51 Lawrence Street—Lawrence, MA
Tuesday, November 18th | “Intellectual Property Protection Workshop”
Learn tips on how you can protect your venture’s idea.
Location: UMass Lowell. 31 University Avenue. Kitson Hall #308 –Lowell, MA
Thursday, November 20th: 6pm-8pm | “How Failure Led to My Success”
A panel of successful entrepreneurs will talk about their failures and how it helped them succeed later in their careers.
- George Peters – Co-Founder of the Kettle Pizza (sold in over 50 countries)
- Glenn Morgan – Founder of SkyWorld Interactive
- Tom O’Donnell – Visiting Faculty Member – UMass Lowell Manning School of Business (moderator)
- More Panelists TBA!
Location: EforAll Office. Wannalancit Mills. 175 Cabot Street, Suite 100—Lowell, MA