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How to nurture your ideas into a successful business

July 27, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Business Mindset: How to nurture your ideas into a successful business
Presented by Emily Lonigro-Boylan, Owner, LimeRed Studio

While some members have full-time jobs and pursuing their personal dream of actualizing their ideas, others have made that leap required to making it a full-time gig. Growing a business is tough work that can be both painful and the best experience of your life. In this workshop, Emily, a business owner of 12 years, shares her insight on how to shape and grow a business.

We’ll talk about:

1. How do I value my business and product offerings?

2. How do I build a team?

3. How should I be thinking about my financials?

4. What is my exit strategy?

5. How do I make the right connections?

Who is this for:

1. New and emerging business owners

About Emily Lonigro-Boylan
Emily is the president and founder of LimeRed Studio, a community-building design, UX and web development agency in Chicago that works with social enterprises, nonprofits and universities. We are a certified B Corporation as well as a certified WBE.
Her experience spans design, business development, user experience, writing, marketing, and strategy in both online and offline programs for multinational corporations, nonprofits, universities, boutique businesses, and prestigious consumer brands. LimeRed’s focus is creating stunning creative pieces for nonprofits, foundations, and educational organizations to do work that makes impact and Emily shapes that vision to guide the company.

She’s a board member of MOM+BABY, member of Chicago’s Small Business Advocacy Council, contributor to The Net Change – a resource directory for social enterprises, member of the Social Enterprise Alliance – Chicago’s program committee, member of Ms.Tech’s Executive Circle, and active in NTEN. She’s run accelerators for nonprofits and is a mentor for other women in business. Emily is currently also in the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program.

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July 27, 2016
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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