Protecting your data and your clients’ data helps you maintain your reputation and avoid losing time, money, and trust. For individuals and for business owners, understanding cyber security can help you prevent data breaches and theft. Read a preview blog for Stoke’s May Lunch + Learn: Cyber Security - Essentials to Protecting Your Network.
Russell Wallace, CPA of Wallace Accounting and Advisory will be teaching this Lunch + Learn, covering information on small business taxes and financial reporting. Russell will speak on some of the essential things small business owners need to know in regards to staying current and ensuring accuracy on these crucial subjects.
Read a summary of what attendees learned at Stoke’s February Lunch + Learn, lead by Dr. Christopher Harris, assistant professor in the College of Business at Texas Woman’s University and Human Resources expert. Topics covered included recruitment and selection, onboarding, keeping personnel files, creating an employee handbook, and an overview of labor laws pertaining to small businesses.
Coworking spaces bring together professionals from diverse backgrounds who are working for themselves, on a remote or small team, or starting their own business. Members in coworking spaces can offer their expertise, insight or resource recommendations during planned social events or organically, during a coffee break or over lunch.
At Stoke’s first Lunch + Learn of 2019, representatives from North Central Texas College will talk about the North Texas TechHire Partnership (NTTP) of the TechHire initiative, a Department of Labor grant program launched in 2015. Employers who participate in NTTP can benefit from reimbursement for compensating the interns that they hire and training for current workers, as well as develop lasting connections to a trained workforce.
Craft a great kickstarter campaign with tips from Clarissa Redwine, Senior Outreach Lead for Design and Technology with Kickstarter on the west coast. This Lunch + Learn will be held on December 10th, from 12 PM to 1 PM at Stoke. Read about our L+L speaker and Kickstarter basics in this preview blog.
The Startup Fundraising Workshop Series is hosted by the Denton Angels investor group at Stoke, a coworking space and entrepreneurial hub in Denton, Texas. Each workshop will be focused around a startup fundraising topic, geared toward helping local startups and small businesses grow and develop. “Startup Fundraising: Pitching to Investors” is the first workshop in the series at Stoke, on Wednesday, October 24th from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM. Lunch is provided, and RSVP for this event is required.
Read on for a brief overview of what this first workshop will cover.
At Stoke Denton, we offer a place to be productive and build community with other entrepreneurs, freelancers, startups, and small businesses. Not only does Stoke feature a coworking space, we also have conference rooms and an event space that can be rented on an hourly, half day, or full day basis. Need a space for your next team meeting, employee training, or appreciation party? Take a look at what we have to offer!
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in the European Union has global effects on how we collect, process, and utilize data for marketing and business applications. This presentation will cover what GDPR is, how it affects us, and how it helps you become a more ethical business when handling personal data.
Stoke Denton is hosting a Headshot Day on Friday, May 18 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. This free event will be located in the coworking center’s event space, and is open to entrepreneurs, professionals, and students of all ages, backgrounds, and experience levels.