Tuesday, April 23, 2013

All Start-Ups Need To Start Somewhere! Check Out These Events Hosted by the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship!


Market Research Tools at the University of Maryland
Instructor: Lily Griner, UMD Libraries
Wednesday, April 24, 4:00-5:00 PM, McKeldin Library, 2nd Floor

RSVP: https://dingmancenter.doodle.com/5hzd46rxziy7g5d5

The University of Maryland offers rich and powerful market research tools to all current students. These tools are invaluable to all companies, and many mature companies pay thousands for the privilege to use them. Learn about these tools and how to make the best use of them for your startups while you are still students!


Financial Statement Deconstructed
Instructor: Professor Michael Kimbrough, Smith School of Business
Friday, April 26, 10:00-11:00 AM, 2333D Van Munching Hall

RSVP: https://dingmancenter.doodle.com/hh7v964vi296bqb2

Understand what the balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows are used for and learn about the basic accounting principles.

Instructor: Brice Leconte
Friday, April 26, 11:15-12:15 PM, 2333D Van Munching Hall

RSVP: https://dingmancenter.doodle.com/uxkn2qv72vva735w

You all have heard about someone who managed to raised money for their startup on Kickstarter or some other crowdfunding platform. Now you are wondering if this is funding strategy would work for you, and how to go about it to maximize chances for success. Brice will discuss different options and strategies for a successful crowdfunding campaign.