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Workforce Development

Explore 250 Legitimate Home-Based Business Ideas

Tired of working for someone else? Do you need to make more money? Turn your talents and hobbies into profits by starting a home business. Taught by a Chamber of Commerce Past President and award winning business owner, this is probably the most comprehensive business start up workshop you will ever find. You will discover:

  • more than 250 legitimate home business ideas
  • mandatory legal documentation
  • many ways to market your product/service
  • how to take tax deductions (this workshop included!)

Informative handouts for future use are included in class fee. The instructor LeeAnne Krusemark is a former journalist, current author and editor, and a nationwide Professor of Publishing at higher learning institutions, including Harvard Adult Education. The webinar login information will be emailed the day before class.

Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2o23
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Location: Online
Cost:  $45

Earn Extra Money Mystery Shopping (post-requisite)

Have you seen ads telling you how to become a shopper, but only if you send them a lot of money? You do not have to pay to begin your new career in this exciting field. (Participants must also attend “How to Start Any Home Business + 250 Home Business Ideas!” for a clear understanding of this endeavor). You will learn how to sign up with many legitimate mystery shopping companies WITHOUT FEES, avoid pitfalls and scams, create a required mystery shopping resume and profile, and how to file your mystery shopping reports for payment. Informative handouts for future use are included in class fee, including a list of 25 legitimate companies you can work for. The webinar login information will be emailed the day before class.

Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2023
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location: Online
Cost: $25

Make Money with a Virtual Assistant/Word Processing Business (prerequisite)

If you can type, then you can make money at home using your computer. You will discover how and where to find clients, 50 ways to advertise/market your services, effective home office equipment choices, and 100 ways to make money with a computer.(Participants must also attend “How to Start Any Home Business + 250 Home Business Ideas!” for a clear understanding of this endeavor). There really is a need for your services, so learn to be your own boss, set your own hours, and make more money. Informative handouts for future use are included in class fee. The webinar login information will be emailed the day before class.

Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2023
Time: 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Online
Cost: $25

How to Make Extra Cash Pet Sitting (after school/work)

Do you love animals…especially dogs? Learn how to make extra money after school or work by watching dogs or other pets, usually in the pet’s home. You will learn about feeding, watering, and exercising pets, how to make a good impression as well as what questions to ask when interviewing for a pet sitting job, and what to do when a dog has behavioral issues. You will also discover other services you can offer to make more money, such as dog walking, grooming, puppy training, etc. Informative handouts for future use are included in class fee. This class is taught by a seasoned professional pet sitter and a longtime entrepreneur. The webinar login information will be emailed the day before class.

Date: Friday, March 10, 2023
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Online
Cost: $45

Save Money with Extreme Couponing

Learn how to save$$$ every day with extreme couponing. Coupons are NOT just for groceries. The savings can add up to HUNDREDS or even THOUSANDS of dollars every year. This comprehensive workshop will teach you:

  • where to find all different types of coupons, even for high ticket items
  • how to find the best coupon apps and websites
  • how to match coupons with sales for maximum savings

This workshop is taught by someone who has used many couponing secrets to save thousands. Informative handouts for future use are included in class fee. The webinar login information will be emailed the day before class.

Date: Saturday, March 11, 2023
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Online
Cost: $25

Contact

Workforce Development
Phone: 716-614-6236
Email: workforce@niagaracc.suny.edu
Location: A-231