Peri's booksNeed to brush up on some business skills? Or maybe learn them for the first time? Sign up for one of my classes at the Factory on 5th in downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico.

All currently offered classes are listed below.

Self-Employment 101

Class Description: Plenty of artists, craftspeople and creatives of all kinds have awesome skills at making things or providing services like photography or interior design—but not a clue about how to turn those skills into a business. If you have a product or service you’d like to offer but don’t consider yourself a “businessperson,” you’re in good company.

This class, taught by Peri Pakroo, will offer practical, detailed information about how to develop your idea, product or service into a profitable business, with success defined on your own terms. Topics will include basic business concepts, business planning, how to structure your business, cost-effective marketing techniques, financial management basics and more. Read more…