Thriving in Business: for Artists


Fairmount Innovation Lab (Dorchester Bay Economic Development Center)
594 Columbia Road 2nd Floor
Boston, MA
United States

Tuesday, 19 March 2019 - 5:30pm

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Artists are entrepreneurs with a product or idea to bring to market. This series will instill confidence in artists by introducing basic business and entrepreneurial skills and guiding the participants to develop an approach to branding, marketing and selling their product.

Please note that this event is part of a series and your attendance is encouraged at all workshops. All workshops will be held on Wednesdays (with the exception of the first workshop) from 5:30-8pm in the same location.

  • Business Basics 1 - Self Assessment, TUESDAY March 19, 2019

  • Business Basics 2 - Intellectual Property, March 27, 2019

  • Business Planning, April 3, 2019

  • Fundraising for Artists, April 10, 2019

  • Legal- Business Entity Choice, April 17, 2019

We designed the Economic Development Center to directly engage with residents and businesses. We want to build pathways to wealth building, and connect you with opportunities to grow and thrive. All workshops are free and open to the public, but require registration.

All workshops include:

  • Food

  • Networking opportunities

  • Interpretive services (upon request)

  • A child-friendly environment