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Business Development and Entrepreneurship Center – Accounting Fundamentals
When: Mon Dec 12, 8:30am
Where: 2000 Pennington Avenue Ewing, NJ 08628
This course is 15 hours spread over 2 days. For both days, we will meet from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, with an hour-long break. The dates are Monday, December 12, and Tuesday, December 13.
When: Mon Dec 12, 9:00am
Where: PHMC 260 South Broad Street 18th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19102
This workshop covers industry-accepted standards for responsible financial management, reporting, and monitoring for nonprofit agencies. Participants will learn what financial statements should be generated and how often, and what is required for a clean audit.
When: Mon Dec 12, 6:00pm
Where: 919 North 5th St Philadelphia, PA 19123
iPhone Development 101 course.
When: Tues Dec 13, 8:00am
Where: Quorum at the Science Center, 3711 Market St Phila 19104
Jim Datin, EVP and Managing Director, Deal Teams, Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE: SFE)Over the course of his 25+ year career, Jim has been a successful CEO, raised capital for entrepreneurs to grow companies, and turned around troubled companies throughout the United States, Europe and Asia.
When: Tues Dec 13, 6:30pm
Where: National Mechanics, 22 South 3rd St Philadelphia 19106
The Philadelphia Python Users Group (PhillyPUG) Ho ho ho! As promised, PhillyPUG’s December 2011 Meetup will be a holiday social. We will be meeting at National Mechanics.
When: Wed Dec 14, 8:00am
Where: WHYY Independence Mall West 150 N. 6th Street Philadelphia, PA 19106
Based on a joint research project conducted by Chief Learning Officer Magazine and Dale Carnegie Training to explore best practices for leadership and development strategies, it was found that organizations of all sizes have similar long term priorities: building leadership capability, engaging employees and training high performers to drive innovation.
When: Wed Dec 14, 10:00am
Where: Urban League, 121 S. Broad St 10th Fl Phila 19106
Calling All Entrepreneurs: Learn how to leverage the resources of the Urban League of Philadelphia to get new customers,finance your business, build strategic alliances and improve your overall market presence.
When: Wed Dec 14, 6:00pm
Where: Corzo Center, 211 S Broad St Room 900, Terra Hall Phila 19102
Like to discuss a challenge facing a current startup or an idea for launching a new venture? Considering incorporating your startup but uncertain about what type of entity will provide the greatest protection and least administrative burden?
When: Thurs Dec 15, 6:00pm
Where: Barcade 1114 Frankford Ave., Philadelphia, PA
Join your fellow geeks at our December Happy Hour, happening December 15th at Barcade! This is a co-ed event, so bring some boys and challenge them to a game of Double Dragon. Gather up those quarters you’ve been saving for laundry (or have some dollars for the change machine).
When: Thurs Dec 15, 6:00pm
Where: King’s Oak, 1001 N 2nd Street Phila 19123
Philly Tech Meetup Join us for a good ol’ fashioned holiday happy hour in Northern Liberties. Last event of 2011, so do not miss. More the merrier.
When: Thurs Dec 15, 7:00pm
Where: The coIN Loft, 300-A West 9th St Wilmington DE 19801
3rd Monthly DE Tech Meetup. Speaker spots are open. Please send a message or email to dave[at]davekoston.com.
When: Fri Dec 16, 11:30am
Where: I.M. Pei Building (HSBC), 1105 N. Market St Wilmington DE 19801
Fairbridge Partners invites you to a pizza and networking lunch for the Delaware’s startup community. Come see our new offices and meet, talk and eat with fellow entrepreneurs, investors and advisors. Now located on the 18th floor, “Angel Alley” still has a few spaces available so come out for the pizza and stay for the community.
When: Sat Dec 17, 1:30pm
Where: Cosi, 833 Chestnut St Philadelphia
Discussion of games, gaming, design. Topics: Unity Game Development, Game Art, Recent Game News.
When: Sun Dec 18, 5:30pm
Where: Dawn’s Home 8th & Carpenter, Philadelphia, PA
Fellow GGD PHL member and lady geek, Dawn Fallik, is organizing the first ever Girl Geek Dinner Winter Holiday Cookie Swap! Oh, and a Zombie Santa is involved? Yes, please!
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