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WordPress for Business Sites

Posted on Sep 11, 2014

WordPress for Business Web Sites Workshops for WordPress are back for Tuesdays@noon in October! Our most popular topic by far, WordPress was first offered by Annette Walker, and SHE’S BACK, along with Jeff Logan and… ? This will NOT be a step-by-step workshop, but rather a survey class. You are welcome to bring your laptops and explore as we go, but we will not be providing hands-on technical support during the sessions. October 7: Getting Started, with Annette Walker Why WordPress? What does WordPress do for you in the short term … and longer term? You’ve decided to run...

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Tuesday@noon Business Skills Workshop

Posted on Sep 11, 2014

Marketing Trends and Strategies for Small Business Individual workshops are $10/ea. Drop-ins are welcome, but limited. Arrive early! In this September workshop series, we review your key marketing tools: (1) your brand and your unique value , (2) your website design and content strategy, (3) your social media, and (4) your e-mail communications.  You’ll get a bit of tried-and-true best practices mixed in with what is needed to stay relevant in a rapidly changing social and technical environment. All workshops are Tuesdays, 12-1pm: Sept 9, Building a better brand,  with Michele Jewett....

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Marketing Trends and Strategies for Small Business

Posted on Aug 11, 2014

Marketing Trends and Strategies for Small Business

Marketing Trends and Strategies for Small Business Individual workshops are $10/ea. Drop-ins are welcome, but limited. Arrive early! In this September workshop series, we review your key marketing tools: (1) your brand and your unique value , (2) your website design and content strategy, (3) your social media, and (4) your e-mail communications.  You’ll get a bit of tried-and-true best practices mixed in with what is needed to stay relevant in a rapidly changing social and technical environment. All workshops are Tuesdays, 12-1pm: Sept 9, Building a better brand,  with Michele Jewett....

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Celebrate Coworking Week + OfficeXpats Anniversary

Posted on Jul 18, 2014

Celebrate Coworking Week + OfficeXpats Anniversary

Join us for a whole week of FREE COWORKING and FREE EVENTS. On August 9, 2014, Coworking turns 9 years old and OfficeXpats turns 3! Because that day is a Saturday, and because coworking is about… well… working, we are celebrating for a whole week, August 4-8.  First a little history… In August 2011, the OfficeXpats space was under construction, with emerging conference rooms, painting in progress, and lots of furniture assembly.  But in the midst of this start-up excitement and chaos, we wanted to acknowledge the anniversary of coworking itself, which had recently been...

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Your Business and the Law, II

Posted on Jul 17, 2014

Your Business and the Law, II

The August theme for Tuesday@noon workshops covers the contracts for setting up a business, protecting assets and continuity, and fending off threats. Attendance is open to the public for $35 for ALL FOUR SESSIONS (one session is $10 at the door).  Members, please register too! You will be given the option to sign up at no charge, but we need to keep in touch with you if you intend to come. August 5, Karen Klein reviews her “top 7 things to know” in the early years of your business: (download Karen’s “Legal Tips” here) What’s the issue, what’s at stake,...

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Declare your Worker Independence!

Posted on Jun 23, 2014

Declare your Worker Independence!

Three years ago, at the 4th of July celebration  in 2011,  Jason was out there on the first OfficeXpats booth, a couple months before we opened our doors, explaining coworking and advocating for “declaring your worker independence!” We hope you will join us this year! Two options to celebrate YOUR worker independence: OfficeXpats booth: Come promote your own business under the OfficeXpats banner!  (If you sign up, you can leave your own business cards and fliers on the booth the whole day!). We have a great location, right across from the Community/Senior Center. We will also be...

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