Worried by the Equifax data breach? Bamboozled by marketing options in the social media age? A pair of upcoming presentations from Oregon Coast Community College aim to help bring both issues into sharper focus.
On Monday, Oct. 16, and Thursday, Oct. 19, Teresa Denlinger and Tammy Boysun will lead a fraud prevention workshop, showing how fraud occurs and how to reduce your chances of becoming a victim. This workshop will help you learn how to identify fraud, to assess your risk, and to develop a plan to manage your finances, your identity, and your personal information, to thwart the fraudsters.
The workshop will run from 2:30 to 5:30 pm on Monday, Oct. 16, at the college’s Lincoln City campus, repeated on Thursday, Oct. 19, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at the Newport campus.
Admission is free, but pre-registration is required, online at www.oregoncoastcc.org/sbdc-registration or by calling 541-994-4166.
On Tuesday, Oct. 17, the college will host Sales & Ales, a lively discussion about marketing at Nana’s Irish Pub in Newport
Instructors will show off some fun live-streaming applications and hardware that can help you reach potential customers in fun, affordable new ways.
Everyone who pre-registers for this free event is invited to submit their favorite ad, brochure, video clip, social media post or other promotion — submissions may be shown on the big screen during the evening. Guests will be invited to take the mic and talk about their favorite Lincoln County marketing successes and stories.
The event will run from 6 to 8 pm at 613 NW 3rd Street, with free appetizers and a cash bar.
Register online at http://www.oregoncoastcc.org/sbdc-registration or by calling 541-994-4166.