Google Earth can take you around the work in 60 seconds. Over 1 billion people have downloaded this free tool for many uses. A free class to learn how to use this remarkable tool is being offered to you by SWALE Inc.
This class will explore basic tasks for using Google Earth in planning, watershed analysis and other areas of expertise. Topics will include finding places, moving around them, taking pictures of a site, saving a location and visualizing a site plan. You will learn about the following: more
The deadline for registering for the Business Ignitor Course is tomorrow, 10/19.
The instructors are all committed and ready to help you launch your business.
The curriculum and mentoring is being tailored specifically for students who have already registered.
The graduation package is stellar.
And there is a seat waiting for you if you are ready to launch your business.
Please fill out the application and prepare yourself to transform your business idea into a thriving Nevada County business.
If you have any questions, please contact Robert at 530-265-8443.
See you at Sierra Commons.
The Nevada County business community in coordination with the Nevada County Economic Resource Council (NCERC) announced today a “Call for Companies” interested in presenting at the “2011 Innovative Showcase” scheduled for November 17 at Sierra College Nevada County Campus. The Showcase will attract start-up and emerging companies with high growth potential and connect them with experienced investors and business development leaders.
“It is important to continue to encourage entrepreneurs to start and grow companies in Nevada County to generate critical mass which benefits existing local companies and the community as a whole,” says Telestream CEO Dan Castles who will serve as the Showcase’s featured speaker. more
Hello Job-Seekers (and those who have found jobs) and Friends,
The Job Fair on Thursday September 22nd, had a great turn out of Job-Seekers, but not many job opportunities. I want to continue to offer my support, with the effort of working together to find work.
We have 2 free Job-Seekers meetings each week. One in Grass Valley every Friday and one in Nevada City every Monday. (more info below) more
Sierra Commons has added some new benefits for our members. Besides providing stellar office space, downtown parking, super fast Internet, and a slew of other amenities, we have recently added several new amenities to our facility.
Sometimes it’s the small things that count. For example, having a secured space for your valuables. Sierra Commons now has gym-type lockers available to members and a new locking file cabinet. This adds a layer of security and convenience in addition to our alarmed building and the watchful eyes of our community members and the guard poodle . more
Introduction to WordPress Class with Cat of Cat’s Web Weave
When? Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 10:00am
Location: Sierra Commons
Objective: to provide business owners with the tools they need to optimize their presence on the internet using the free, self-hosted version of WordPress
Materials needed: notebook and pen or laptop with wireless internet access to take notes and/or participate
Topics to be covered:
Learn about the Sierra Commons Business Ignitor course and meet members of Sierra Commons, instructors and potential classmates at the Free informational meeting.
FREE IGNITOR INTRO
Tuesday October 4th 5:30-6:30 pm