How to Finally Quit Your Job & Be Your Own Boss

How to Finally Quit Your Job & Be Your Own Boss


**This is a 6-week course. Your registration fee includes 1 class per week for 6 weeks**

[Fall Quarter / Term II] 10/21/19 – 11/29/19
[Saturdays] 11:00AM – 1:00PM

In this course, students will leave with their very own tool box to go out into the world and become their own boss! As a class, we’ll find what your “Big Idea” is, develop your idea into a business plan, and learn about the necessary steps you need to take to turn your idea into a money-making machine. This class will cover different types of business formations (such as an LLC, Sole Proprietorship, Corporation, etc.), when/how to get a reseller’s permit, fundraising, budgeting, e-commerce platforms, whole sale, sourcing, marketing, and more! Be prepared to create, cultivate, and explore!

Materials Fee:

All course materials will be supplied online through e-mail. It is recommended to come to class prepared with something to write with and some paper if you prefer to write by hand. If you prefer to type, tablets and laptops are encouraged!



Teacher Bio: Ashley Almon

Ashley Almon is local to Seattle and is thrilled about teaching her first class with Urban Elective! As an entrepreneur, she is so excited to share her knowledge with her students! Ashley graduated from the University of Washington with a degree in Cinema and Media Studies and is currently a corporate sales trainer. In addition to her career as a sales trainer, she also runs Fox and Thistle Boutique, an online clothing store. Ashley also has experience in the book world, as she is a published author.  In 2017, along with her mother, they self -published their first children’s book “The Toothless Puppy: A Tale of Differences” under their very own publishing company “Dog Haus Publishing”. They are currently writing book #2!

Venue: Burke-Gilman Brewing Company
3626 NE 45th St #102, Seattle, WA 98105

Event Details

Day 1: October 26, 2019

Day 2: November 02, 2019

Day 3: November 09, 2019

Day 4: November 16, 2019

Day 5: November 23, 2019

Day 6: November 30, 2019

Start time: 11:00 a.m.

End time: 01:00 p.m.

Venue: Burke-Gilman Brewing Company