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with Hugo Heriz-Smith
In this class the instructor will demonstrate how to use Adobe's Lightroom to organize, edit and adjust your images. The class will be aimed at people who have only just started using Lightroom or those who have never used it but are curious about it. Registration $35. 4 weeks 6:30-8:30 p.m. Begins Wed 10/25 CHRHS Rm 480 Hugo Heriz-Smith moved to Maine in 2004 and lives in Camden. He has worked with Mac and Windows/DOS computers since the late 80's. He has been self-employed helping small business and residential customers with a wide range of technology needs since 2001, focusing on those using Apple products.
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Business Planning For Small Business Owners
with Jim Potter West Bay Rotary
Many small business owners are so busy managing their own firms on a daily basis they have little to no time for intermediate to long range planning. The Vocational Services Committee of West Bay Rotary in Camden is offering a one night small business planning seminar on subjects such as tax, retirement, change of ownership, and succession planning. Many have benefitted from our previous workshops. Don’t miss out. Registration $40. 1 night 6:00-8:00 p.m. Class Wed 11/15 CHRHS Rm 223 This workshop is presented by the Vocational Committee of West Bay Rotary.
QuickBooks 2015 – Intermediate
with Dorothy Prescott
This course introduces the basic accounting principles needed to run a business. We will discuss the financial reports used to analyze business performance and make strategic decisions and the use of QuickBooks to provide meaningful information. Prerequisite: prior QuickBooks use. This class will be using QuickBooks Pro Version 2015. Registration $80. 5 weeks 6:00-8:00 p.m. Begins Thurs 11/9 CHRHS Library Dorothy Prescott is a CPA in Rockland specializing in the accounting needs of small businesses and is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor®.
Secrets of Successful Indie Publishing
with Jane Karker
Are you ready to publish your book independently? Advances in printing technology have created a boom in independent publishing. Many first time authors as well as previously published authors are choosing to self-publish. This class will guide authors through the steps needed to publish responsibly and effectively while avoiding the many pitfalls in the fast-changing world of independent publishing. We will cover the importance of editing, eBooks, marketing plans, and the technical assistance you need to get your book in print. Registration $20. 1 night 6:15-8:30 p.m. Class Thurs 11/16 CHRHS Rm 218 Jane Karker lives in Maine and is the owner and president of Maine Authors Publishing & Cooperative and the newly emerging Boston Writers Publishing & Cooperative. With over 20 years of experience in the publishing and printing industry, Jane is well qualified to address affordable ways to produce, publish and market books for self-publishing authors.