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Upcoming Workshops & Training Events

*The posted duration of the SBDC workshops are approximate. Workshops may be shorter or longer depending on the content and attendee participation. The SBDC reserves the right to cancel any workshop.*

Pre-registration is required for all workshops. NO REFUNDS. Transfer of payment to another workshop can be accommodated with prior notice and approval.

 

FALL 2014

Wednesday  10/01/14    10/8/14   10/15/14  10/22/14  10/29/14    6:00pm-9:00pm
QuickBooks for Beginners-a five part series A hands on five part workshop series designed for beginners interesed in learning to accurately set up QuickBooks for your business.  Topics will include how to manage accounts payable, how to manage accounts receivable, and how to navigate QuickBooks with ease.  Pre-registration is required. SBDC Conference Center

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Thursday   10/16/14   9:00AM - 12:00PM How to Write a Business Plan An in-depth, interactive experience designed to help you develop an effective business plan. Pre-registration is required. SBDC Conference Center

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Thursday 10/23/14  6:00PM - 8:00PM Campaigns that Drive Action: Offers & Promotions One important campaign type that many small businesses have likely run, but would like to learn more about, revolves around Offers and Promotions. These could be a simple coupon or Facebook campaign. This workshop will help you learn what you need to know about successful deals, and how you might use them for your marketing efforts. Pre-registration is required. SBDC Conference Center

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Tuesday 11/04/14 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Campaigns that Drive Actions:  Offers & Promotions One important campaign type that many small businesses have likely run, but would like to learn mor about, revolves around Offers and Promotions. These coul be a simplecoupon or Facebook campaign.  This workshop will help you learn what you need to know about successful deals, and how you might use them for your marketing efforts.  Pre registrations is required. SBDC Conference Center

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Wednesday 11/12/14     9:00AM - 11:00AM


Business Basics: How to Successfully Start a Small Business What you need to know to start a small business. Topics will include business types, government regulations, writing a business plan, basic tax information, and financing your business. Pre-registration is required. SBDC Conference Center

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Tuesday 11/18/14  9:00AM - 11:00AM Small Business Tax and Accounting Practices This workshop is designed to help guide small business owners to understand the importance of effective business and tax planning along with the importance of keeping accurate accounting records. Pre-registration is required. SBDC Conference Center

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Wednesday 11/19/14  9:00AM-11:00AM Rock Your Holidays: Making the most of this Special Season It's that time of year-the hustle and bustle of the holiday season is upon us.  Ther is no better time to reach out to your customers, bring new clients in, and boost repeat and referral business!  Whether you have a retail shop, provide a specialized service or work business-to-business, or have a nonprofit in need of out reach, this workshop will provide simple, practical tips for closing out 2014 on a high note. Pre-registration is required. SBDC Conference Center

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Wednesday 11/19/14 6:00PM - 8:00PM You're Social, Now What? Making Social Media Work for You You've thought about what social networks to use for your business, and you're ready to take the next step. Where do you go from there? This seminar will give you a closer look at the popular social media networks - Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and Google+. We'll show you the benefits of using each, how other organizations are marketing with them, and some dos and don'ts of each channel. You'll also get tips on how to tell if your social media activity is working. Pre-registration is required. SBDC Conference Center

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Thursday 11/20/14     9:00AM - 12:00PM


How to Write a Business Plan An in-depth, interactive experience designed to help you develop an effective business plan. Pre-registration is required. SBDC Conference Center

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$17.00 Register Online