Business Improvement District (BID) / DAMC / Development / Entrepreneurship / Events
Jan 26, 2022
Register for free now! Down to Business Workshop "How to Elevate Your Business through the Downtown Arlington Website"
Nearly a quarter of a million of your potential customers, clients, partners and fans visit the Downtown Arlington website every year. That’s a lot of eyeballs and opportunities to make a lasting impression! How will you make the most of their time?
Kicking off Downtown Arlington’s new monthly Down to Business Workshop series on February 1st is Lauren Carter, owner of the award-winning creative studio LJ Carter Creative. Together with the Downtown Board and team, Lauren was instrumental in designing the Downtown Arlington website as a door-opener for all the entrepreneurial and creative enterprises located in the Business Improvement District.
In this inaugural Down to Business Workshop, Lauren will lead a discussion of how to use the Downtown Arlington website to elevate your business, plus offer practical tips and how-to resources. The Down to Business Workshop series is designed as a resource for Downtown Arlington Business Improvement District property owners and entrepreneurs, including members of co-working communities, artists, and anyone involved in the UTA Center for Entrepreneurship and Economic Innovation.
Down to Business Workshops take place from 9-10:00 a.m. on the first Tuesday of the month at the Downtown Arlington Library. There’s no fee to attend, and free coffee and breakfast items will be provided.
Registration is encouraged, and walk-ins are welcome. Please help us make sure we have enough seats by registering using this link:
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Down to Business Workshop presents:
How to use the Downtown Arlington website to elevate your business
with Lauren Carter, owner of LJ Carter Creative
Tuesday, Feb. 1 from 9-10:00 a.m.
George W. Hawkes Downtown Library
100 S Center St., Arlington, TX 76010
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Launching in February 2022 and continuing on the first Tuesday of each month, Down to Business Workshop is a free, in-person learning series focused on connecting Downtown Arlington business owners and entrepreneurs with information and ideas to help take their business to the next level. Each “how-to” meet-up will consist of fun, informal guided conversations, hands-on demonstrations, and plenty of networking. The goals of the D2B Workshop series are to support the economic development activities of BID members and to serve as a vehicle for engagement.
Click here to see what's next in the Down to Business Workshop series.
Meet Our Conversation Starter: Lauren Carter
Lauren Carter is owner of LJ Carter Creative, a creative studio specializing in branding, web and graphic design. Lauren is an Arlington native with over 9 years of professional experience working with clients from local start-ups to global organizations looking for strategic and quality design to grow their businesses.
About the Down to Business Podcast
Love getting down to business in Downtown Arlington? Check out our Down to Business podcast! Launched in November 2020, each episode of Down to Business features a one-on-one interview with an entrepreneur from our Business Improvement District. Maggie Campbell, President and CEO of Downtown Arlington, hosts the series. New episodes of Down to Business are aired at 2:00 p.m. every other Wednesday on Downtown Arlington Facebook Live. You can also find every episode in the D2B archive on our website, Facebook page and our YouTube channel.
About Downtown Arlington
Designated by the State of Texas as the Arlington Cultural District, Downtown Arlington is where creativity, authenticity, and hometown pride thrive and drive what's next. Within its less than a two-mile radius, Downtown is home to UT Arlington, a Tier One public research university, plus prolific visual and performing artists and arts institutions, live entertainment, exciting NCAA and professional athletics, one-of-a-kind dining and retail, and a supportive business climate.