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(Webinar) Instagram for Business 101: How to Create a Cohesive Feed

Presented by Stacey Pitts Caldwell, MBA | Business Coach | Business Meets Real Life™(BMRL) In this workshop you will learn how to brand yourself, put together a cohesive and fascinating-to-look-at feed and come up with a consistent IG strategy that breeds trust. Instagram engagement for business should be strategic, so this workshop will focus on: The 6 areas you need to focus on to create a solid & consistent Instagram presence for your business. The most crucial part of your […]

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(Webinar) Office Hours: Meet a Mentor

Career Development Series The Career Development Series introduces professionals to help you define your career path, build your resume, develop your interview skills, and perfect your professional pitch. Take these first steps to realize your dream of a career in the music industry! Office Hour Dates Select the date(s) you are interested in attending. All Office Hours take place at 2pm PST/4pm CST/5pm EST via video conference Build Your Resume - September 14 Resume Review - September 21 Pitch Perfect […]

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(Webinar) Intro to Government Contracting

This webinar provides businesses with an introduction to government contracting and includes: -Overview of how agencies buy and sell goods and services -Market research to identify contract opportunities -The role of diverse certifications -Introduction to buying plans -Next steps to get started.     Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Center is a partnership between WBDC and Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity. The WBDC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, […]

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(WEBINAR) WHO KNEW The Smartest People In The Room – Charlie McCoy, Dave Pomeroy and Luke Sands

As a non-musician, I have always been fascinated with the process of creating music. This episode explores how hits are made and another incredible element of music creation known as the Nashville Number System. Trust me, even if you are a music pro, you will learn a lot from this one! Charlie McCoy is a GRAMMY-winning American session musician, harmonica player, and multi-instrumentalist. In 2009, he was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame. Based in Nashville, McCoy's playing is […]

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(Webinar) MAKING HERSTORY: PATHWAYS TO SUCCESS WITHIN THE MUSIC BUSINESS

Description: Meet the Women of The Orchard! In celebration of International Day of the Girl, tune in for a special conversation with various leading ladies from the global artist & label services company to learn about their career journeys and their perspectives on representation within the music biz Speakers: -Mpumi Phillips | Director of Distribution (South Africa) Mpumi was one of the founding members of the SA chapter! Cookie Pryce | Director, Label Management (UK) Giulia Gori | Director of […]

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(Webinar) Lunch and Learn: Negotiation Basics

During this webinar, Assistant Clinical Professor Emily Underwood of The University of Chicago Law School will provide participants with an entry level primer on negotiation. We will talk about how to prepare for a negotiation, what to expect during the negotiation process, and some basic negotiation strategies. REGISTER HERE

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(WEBINAR) The Nuts and Bolts of Publishing for Authors

Are you planning to publish your work? Learn how to navigate traditional and self- publishing agreements and mitigate legal risks as an author.  Join Lawyers for the Creative Arts and Attorney Steven L. Baron of Baron Harris Healey on Wednesday, October 26th noon-1:30PM CT for a Zoom webinar on the nuts and bolts of publishing for authors.   Topics covered will include: traditional, self-publishing and hybrid agreements; co-author, illustrator, and editor agreements; Intellectual Property, plagiarism, and copyright; trademark issues; defamation and privacy; […]

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