Walters State Community
College will offer classes for financial freedom, publishing and starting a
home business on March 7 at the Morristown campus. These classes are offered
through the Division of Community Education; the cost is $45 per class.
Simple Steps to Financial Freedom meets from 1-3 p.m. Learn from a single mom
who started a home business and made a steady journey to financial freedom.
This fast-paced workshop offers a plan for getting out of credit card debt and
reducing bad credit; raising your credit score; paying off your mortgage early
with less money; protect your home from lawsuits; and become an active
investor. This workshop is not for those who already have a solid, advanced
financial status nor does it provide any legal advice or “get rich quick”
schemes. In addition to the fee, a $20 mandatory materials fee is payable to
Beginner’s Guide to Getting Published meets from 3-5 p.m. This comprehensive
workshop is for those wanting to be a published freelance writer, be it through
poetry, magazine articles, short stories, poems or even a novel. Learn how to
get past the editor’s desk. Learn how to find the right publisher for your
work, write irresistible query letters, 100 ways to make money as a freelance
writer, find free future opportunities. This workshop is taught by a
successful, published writer. A $20 materials fee is payable to the instructor.
the Publisher/Get Your Manuscript Critiqued gives you the chance to talk to a
real publisher. Bring your in-progress manuscript for an in-class critique of
your work, including poetry, article, short story, novel, non-fiction book,
children’s book, etc. Learn the pros and cons of traditional publishing and
self-publishing. Attendees may leave a copy with the instructor the owner of an
author-friendly publishing house, for a professional critique and a list of
publishers or agents that match the work. The cost for this is an extra $50 for
25 pages. This course has a $10 materials fee.
in With a Successful Home-based Business meets from 7-9 p.m. Turn your talents
and hobbies into profits at home by learning how to start a home-based business
from a Chamber of Commerce past president and a successful southern California
entrepreneur. Learn about more than 100 home business ideas, mandatory legal
documentation, marketing, and tax deductions. A $20 materials fee is also required in addition to the price
of the course.
more information, contact Community Education at (423) 585-6756.
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Walters State Community College
500 South Davy Crockett Parkway Morristown, TN 37813-6899
phone: 423.585.2600 toll free: 800.225.4770
Walters State Community College does not discriminate against students, employees, or applicants for admission or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, age, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or any other legally protected class with respect to all employment, programs and activities sponsored by Walters State. The following person has been designated to handle inquires regarding non-discrimination policies: Tammy Goode, Tammy.Goode@ws.edu, Walters State, 500 S. Davy Crockett Pkwy., Morristown, TN 37813-6899, 423-585-6845.