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Networking with Purpose: Summer Programming Session for Student Entrepreneurs

June 21, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Station 2 Innovation Summer Entrepreneur Programming for Students

Never has networking been a more powerful tool than in today’s marketplace. Putting together a great personal profile and resume are extremely important, and developing the skill to get those out in the marketplace is critical.

High school and college students are invited on June 21st from 1:00pm – 4:00pm to learn the fundamentals of building a resume, developing a LinkedIn profile and networking with purpose.  This workshop is brought to you by Station 2 Innovation with Microsoft as a sponsor.

Don’t miss the upcoming Talent Fair at Station 2 Innovation on July 12th. Prepared students who wish to participate will meet local employers and entrepreneurs scouting for talent to hire or join a business venture.

On the evening of June 21st from 6pm- 8pm, local student entrepreneur Rocket Burns will share his experience launching 2 companies, acting as a business and school consultant for technical equipment, harnessing a Kickstarter campaign, pitching for funding, and creating a series of inventions. Learn more about Rocket Burns on YouTube here:

Special Programming for Student Entrepreneurs – High school and college/university students will learn the fundamentals of starting a business, customer and business model validation, legal considerations, brand development, IP (Intellectual Property), the benefits of coworking, crowdfunding, working with investors, and information on sound financial accounting. Students will also have the opportunity to meet with mentors for personal coaching on their ventures.

Student Coworking memberships also include shared work space available during standard office hours 9am-5pm. Wi-Fi, print and office center, access to meeting space, like-minded people and free coffee included. Included are evening and educational events at no extra charge.


June 21, 2016
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Station 2 Innovation
912 7th Ave E
Bradenton, FL 34208 United States
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Station 2 Innovation Center
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