|Thursday, February 28, 2013
| Social Media Breakfast Meetup
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Join Social Media Breakfast Syracuse for a morning meetup at LoFo, a WISE woman-owned business located in Armory Square.
At this event, you will:
- Meet fellow local social media practitioners/enthusiasts
- Bring business cards to share
- Enjoy LoFo's tasty selection of traditional, vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free breakfast options available for purchase
- Grab free SMB Syracuse buttons and stickers
- Come and go as you please
| Virtual 411: Full-Time MBA Virtual Information Session
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Join Danielle Goodroe, Assistant Director of Graduate Recruitment, for a live information session that will provide an in-depth look at Whitman's full-time MBA program, an experiential learning-focused MBA, designed to combine practical business training with real world experience.
This session will cover program history, curriculum, and the admission process.
| Virtual 411: Master of Science Programs Virtual Information Session
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Join Danielle Goodroe, Assistant Director of Graduate Recruitment for a virtual information session designed to provide an in depth look at Whitman's Master of Science degree programs. This includes the Master of Finance, Master of Accounting, and Master of Entrepreneurship programs.
Information on the curriculum, admissions, and the student community will be covered. We look forward to speaking with you very soon!
| Business Factoids You Need to Know
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Thought you knew what it takes to run a business?
Join Tom Lumpkin, Department Chair for the Entrepreneurship program as he discusses business factoids YOU need to know to be successful. In addition to that, find out more about our one year MS Entrepreneurship program from Danielle Goodroe, Assistant Director of Graduate Recruitment.
You have an opportunity to network with current students, panel speakers and local start ups to name a few. This is a great event to attend before attending the keynote presentation by Sheldon Yellen, CEO of BELFOR Holdings, Inc.
Thursday, February 28th
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Flaum Grand Hall
RSVP TODAY - firstname.lastname@example.org
| Intro to Social Media for Small Businesses and Nonprofits
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pin-what? Stop struggling to make heads or tails of social media. This introductory class will help small business and nonprofit employees understand what tools are best-suited to their goals, and how to get a social media presence up and running quickly and inexpensively. Get grounding in the basics of social media marketing, content strategy, community engagement, and analytics.
Bring your laptop or tablet for hands-on learning! The class is taught by Daniel Sieradski, a digital strategist with over a decade's experience in online marketing, and Creative Director at Breakthrough Design Group, one of Syracuse's leading web development firms.
| Restoring Opportunity Today: An Evening with Sheldon Yellen
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Join the E Club and the Falcone Center for Entrepreneurship as we host Sheldon Yellen, founder and CEO of billion-dollar company BELFOR Holdings, Inc. at a networking event and presentation titled "Restoring Opportunity Today." Yellen is a global entrepreneur who was featured on the CBS TV series Undercover Boss in 2011. He will be sharing his experiences as an entrepreneur in a unique industry followed by a Q&A.
Prior to the lecture, there will be a networking event featuring a brief panel presentation on the Top 3 Must-Know Business Factoids, information about the one-year Master's in Entrepreneurship at SU program, and open networking with students and entrepreneurs from CNY.