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Fashion Entrepreneurs of Houston March Monthly Meeting

Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


Capone’s Oven and Bar

2303 Richmond Avenue

Houston, TX 77098, USA

Dinner Presentation:  Overcoming Difficulties of

Starting a Business from an Immigrants Perspective

Alisa Golenko


6:00 PM - 6:30 PM:  Registration & Networking                      

6:30 PM - 7:15 PM:  Workshop

7:15 PM - 8:00 PM:  Networking

Presentation Details: 

What will you learn?

You will be provided a list of required documents for opening a company. There will be a quick activity to allow you to get acquainted with your neighbor and tell him what your goal is and what prevents you from achieving it? (Thus, a person is forced to overcome a fear of speaking to a stranger, those with poor English language skills get to practice during the conversation, the individual understands what is in his way to achieve the goal and how to deal with it).

• What difficulties immigrants face when starting a new business and where to begin

• How to find yourself and your niche in the business

• What you need to do to start a company

• How to freely and quickly learn English

Speakers' Bio: 

Alisa Golenko was born and raised in Moscow, Russia. She moved to the United States two years ago and currently owns and operates two separate businesses: The RU Boutique, focused on high-end fashion items from independent Russian designers and Appetit By Alisa, a catering, private dining, and cooking lessons company.

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