Resources

ABOUT OUR RESOURCES

Are you looking for more resources about entrepreneurship or starting a new business? The links below may be able to answer your questions. If not, please contact the Corzo Center, and we will find an expert to answer. 

Writers! Find Your Marketing Voice

A program for writers who want to learn how to become visible to both publishers and the public. Learn how to be an efficient marketer but remain a writer, how to build a loyal fan base, and how to take advantage of the tools at hand.

Presented by Susan Raab, author, journalist, and marketing advisor, whose agency, Raab Associates, promotes books, toys, games, and literary and arts organizations with clients that included National Geographic, Penguin Random House, and Scholastic Inc.

What Freelancers Need to Know About Budgets

Learn what performers and artists need to know about financial budgeting, what to plan for, and how to avoid debt and cash flow problems.

Presented by Angel Rodriguez, Managing Partner, R2 Investments.

Telling and Selling Your Story

Building on your brand story and product, this hands on workshop will focus on developing various pitches, demos and presentations that tell a compelling story to your customer.

Presented by Anne Cecil, Director of Design & Merchandising at Drexel University – Westphal College of Media Arts & Design.

Technology for Creatives

Learn what artists, makers, and creatives need to know about using technology as a way to grow their practice.

Presented by Rick Genzer, management consultant specialist in strategic planning, new product development, technology, ecommerce, outsourcing, and fund raising.

Taxes for Artists

Do you feel lost when you think about managing your money as a freelancer?

Headlong Performance Institute's Amy Smith will guide you through basic financial literacy and terms, individual taxes, budgeting and tracking expenses, tips for debt-reduction and saving money as you begin (or continue) your freelance journey.