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 2015

 Tuesday 2/9/16 9:00am-11:00am

How to Use Social Media to Grow Your Business You can't escape it....Facebook, Twitter, Linkedln, Instagram, Pinterest & other social media channels are a growing part of our everyday lives.  If you're not taking advantage of this free advertising platform, then your business may get left behind.  Join us and find out how to use each social channel, what to post and how to win customers.  Pre-registration is required.

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$12.00 Register Online

Tuesday 2/9/16
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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. 

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Thursday, 2/11/16 9:00am-11:30am

Hands-on Training: Building an Engaging E-mail Using Constant Contact

Stuck on how to use Constant Contact to market your business?  Attend this fundamental workshop and get hands-on training with step-by-step instructions on how to design, create and brand your company's Master Email Template.  Learn how to create content for your emails, add links, images and colors and connect to your social media pages.  You must already have a Constant Contact account or be ready to start your 30-Day trial on the spot.  Pre-registration is required.

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 $20.00  Register Online

  Wednesday, 2/17/16 9:00am-11:00am

 Maximize your Retirement Benefits and Optimize your Employee Service and Education

This workshop will discuss: Day to Day Business Challenges, Benefits of Savings, Types of Retirement Plans, Advantages and Disadvantages of Different Plans, Employer & Employee, Qualified vs Non-Qualified and Filing Requirements. 

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$12.00  Register Online

 Thursday, 2/18/16
6:00pm-8:30pm

 Hands-on Training:  Building an Engaging E-mail Using Constant Contact

Stuck on how to use Constant Contact to market your business?  Attend this fundamental workshop and get hands-on training with step-by-step instructions on how to design, create and brand your company's Master Email Template.  Learn how to create content for your emails, add links, images and colors and connect to your social media pages.  You must already have a Constant Contact Account or be ready to start your 30-day trial on the spot. Pre-registration is required.

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$20.00  Register Online

 Tuesday 2/23/16 9:00am-11:00am

Think Right, Think Success Based on the book by New York Times Bestselling author, John C. Maxwell, How Successful People Think, you'll learn the 11 keys to thinking like a winner.  This workshop includes a workbook, which will allow you to delve more deeply into the ideas introduced in the workshop.  Every successful person started out as a great thinker.  So, what's so great about thinking great?  All actions begin with a thought, and that thought can lead to an action, which leads to an outcome.  The more your get your thinking right, the more chances you have to be successful in your endeavors.  This workshop will get your thinking process going in the right direction so you can become more successful in your business and in your life. WorkBook Included.   Pre-registration is required. 

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$15.00  Register Online

 Wednesday 2/24/16    9:00am-11:00am

Creating Financial Balance While Growing Your Wealth in 2016 This workshop will discuss concepts & techniques on how to become Financially Organized by offering a refreshing new approach to financial decision making.  You will learn how to maintain Optimal Business & Personal Protection, Create Efficient Wealth Building Strategies, Lower Costs of Debt & Taxes, Maximize Business Net Income.  Pre-registration is required.

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 Thursday, 2/25/16       9:00am-11:00am

Business Basics:  How to Successfully Start a Small Business What you need 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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$12.00  Register Online

 Thursday 2/25/16     6:00pm-8:00pm

Increase Your Bottom Line with Email Marketing The "inbox" is a prime real estate for getting your business's messages read.  Learn how to use it to create a loyal following by: Growing your e mail list, creating content that your readers will love, understanding how to get your e mails opened, learning how to track results and what your readers want from you. Pre-registration is required.

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 Tuesday 3/8/16 9:00am - 12:00pm

Your Health is Your Wealth for Your Business Taking care of your business but not taking care of your health is a recipe for disaster.  In this workshop you will learn how your health directly connects to the success and well-being of your business.  You will hear from three experts on ways to de-compress and de-stress during the course of your day.  The presenters are: Eileen Lichtenstein MS Ed., CEO of Balance and Power Inc., Alice Brickman, Director of the Trancendental Meditation Center in Huntington, and Christiana Loggia MS Ed., SBDC Business Advisor and Registered Yoga Teacher.  Pre-registration is required.

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 Thursday, 3/24/16 9:00am-11:00am

Creating a Financial Balance While Growing Your Wealth in 2016 This workshop will discuss concepts & techniques on how to become Financially Organized by offering a refreshing new approach to financial decision making.  You will learn how to maintain Optimal Business & Personal Protection, Create Efficient Wealth Building Strategies, Lower Costs of Debt & Taxes, Mazimize Business Net Income.  Pre registeration is required.

 SBDC Conference Center

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$12.00  Register Online