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Entrepreneurial career cravings? Learn how to satisfy them

Entrepreneurialcareercravings? Learn how to satisfy them.
Date: Saturday, February 16, 2013
Time: 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Facility: Hynes Convention Center
Room: 209

Session Description:

A number of government and business resources are available for entrepreneurs, whether start-ups or later stage businesses. This workshop will provide information derived from various agencies, and experts from the law. Topics will include funding, incentives, business organization, patents, consulting, manufacturing, and expanding outreach. We are geared towards propelling “Entrepreneurs on the Road to Success”.
Audience: Late-Career Scientist, Mid-Career Scientist, Early-Career Scientist, College and University Faculty, Postdoctoral Scholars, Graduate Student, Undergraduate Audience Interest Statement: There is very little funding available for initial startups unless you can tap your own bank accounts or have wealthy friends and relatives.…

New! Portable FID from the makers of the original photoionizer

@pidguy is a featured speaker at the BU Chemistry Alumni Symposium

Dr. Morton Hoffman and Dr. Jack Driscoll at NESACS February 22, 2011 Brookline, MA.  Mort was Jack's thesis adviser at Boston University in the late 1960's.
Jack aka @pidguy is honored to be a featured speaker at the upcoming 2012 Boston University Chemistry Alumni Symposium. See event information below.
2012 BU Chemistry Alumni Symposium

Demystifying social sharing: an interactive workshop for chemists who are skeptical about social media

NERM1054 titled "Demystifying social sharing: an interactive workshop for chemists who are skeptical about social media", has been accepted for an oral presentation at the 2012 Northeast Regional Meeting. This presentations is scheduled for Tuesday October 2, 2012 at the Radisson Hotel in Rochester, NY.   

Information: Session Title: Small Chemical Businesses Division of ACS Programming, Best Practices for Entrepreneurs Session Date: 02-Oct-2012, Session Start Time: 8:30 am Presentation time: 10:55 am-11:45 am by Jennifer Maclachlan

Abstract Body: This workshop is designed for chemists in the industrial or academic sectors as well as the chemical entrepreneur who wants to be convinced to move out of their comfort zone with social media. Topics covered will include: how to use Twitter, setting up a Facebook for business page and a community page, Linked-In tips and tricks, blogging, Google+ and Pinterest. Bring your tablet or laptop, your questions and let's get ready to share…