The Colorado Association of Internet Professionals is hosting a meeting about virtual networking as an online business booster from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 15 at the Rockrimmon Branch of the Pikes Peak Library, 832 Village Center Drive.
Information will be available about using online social networking to promote a business, including how to use sites as a free public relations tool in “word of mouth” advertising” and what technologies are available and what technical issues a business might encounter. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 8/11/2006
Folson Point Inc. is hosting a workshop about winning government proposals from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 9 in Room 303 of the University Center at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway.
There is no cost to attend. Register at www.folsompoint.com or call (303) 415-2575. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 8/4/2006
The Colorado Springs SCORE chapter is offering “Starting a Small Business” workshops for members of the military. The four-hour course is designed to answer the basic questions for people leaving the service and starting a small business. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 7/28/2006Continue reading …
The Colorado Department of Revenue is offering a free training seminar about state sales tax issues at 2:30 p.m. Aug. 3 at 4420 Austin Bluff Parkway.
The 90-minute seminar will include information about sales tax licenses, trade names, how to collect sales tax, distinguishing sales and use tax and available electronic services. Training material will be provided. For more information, visit www.TaxColorado.com. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 7/21/2006
Leadership Pikes Peak is hosting its Experience the Springs class on Sept. 27 and 28.
Participants will learn about the local arts scene, the public education system, Colorado Springs history, the inner workings of local government, the state of the regional economy and the challenges faced by human services agencies. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 7/14/2006
The City of Colorado Springs is accepting applications for its Citizens’ Academy, a series of eight sessions designed to improve understanding about municipal government, residents’ role in government and to develop a pool of knowledgeable individuals for openings on boards and commissions.
The sessions begin Sept. 6, and the deadline to apply is Aug. 3.
Applications are available at SpringsGov.com. For more information, visit the Web site or contact Monique Caterina at 385-5345 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 7/7/2006
The Colorado Department of Revenue is offering a free training seminar about state sales tax issues at 2:30 p.m. July 6 at 4420 Austin Bluffs Parkway.
The 90-minute seminar will include information about sales tax licenses, trade names, how to collect sales tax, distinguishing sales and use tax, and available electronic services. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 6/30/2006
The Colorado Springs Conservatory will have its Summer Session 2006 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from June 27 to July 23 at 1430 N. Hancock Ave.
The program provides intensive study for young musicians and theater students ages 8-19. Tuition depends on the program, and scholarships are available.
For more information, call 577-4556 or visit www.coloradospringsconservatory.org. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 6/23/2006
<p>The Pikes Peak Workforce Center and the hotel and lodging industry will be conducting an information session and interviews for the American Hotel & Lodging Skills, Tasks and Results Training at 10 a.m. June 20 at the center’s main office, 2306 E. Pikes Peak Ave.
<p>START, which was developed by the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute, is a curriculum that gives students the knowledge and skills needed for a long-term career in the lodging industry.
<p>If accepted into the program, students will receive training for positions including front desk, reservations, housekeeping, bell services, restaurant service, and banquet setup and service. Classes begin July 21 and last for 12 weeks. Candidates must meet eligibility requirements to participate in the program. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 6/16/2006
The Colorado Association of Internet Professionals is hosting its quarterly High-Tech/Internet Networking and Happy Hour from 5 to 7 p.m. June 15 at the Sunbird Restaurant, 230 Pointe of the Pines Drive.
The event is free and you do not need to be a CAIP member to attend.
For more information, visit www.csaip.org or call David Ashley at 638-9925. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 6/9/2006