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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.

Farmingdale State College students, faculty, and staff may attend our workshops free of charge.  Some exclusions may apply.

Thursday, October 18 & Friday, October 19, 2018

9:30am-12:30pm

 

QuickBooks Online-a 2 Part Series

In this workshop you'll learn the following areas of QuickBooks Online:
• Getting Started - product overview, navigation, importing data, setting up your company.
• Navigating QuickBooks Online - best practices, customer center, vendor center, transactions tab, quick create.
• Recording Transactions - sales and revenue, expenses and purchases, additional transaction types.
• Reporting - benefits of reviewing your financial reports, reporting capabilities of QBO versions, reporting methods.
• Expanding Usability - QuickBooks payments, payroll, Intuit App Center.  Pre-registration is required.  Coffee will be served.

Presenter:  Laura Sabbagh, CPA, P.C.

SBDC Conference Center (by golf driving range)

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Fee: $150.00 Register Online

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

9:00am - 11;00am

Do You Have What It Takes To Be An Entrepreneur?

Becoming an Entrepreneur can be one of the most exciting and important ventures you have made, or it can be one of the most difficult. Are passion and vision enough? What are the skills that an Entrepreneur needs: Learn how to identify the key elements your need to be a successful Entrepreneur. Pre-registration is required. Coffee will be served.


Presenter: Lois Cooper, Author, Associate Certified Coach, Public Speaker and Diversity Consultant

SBDC Conference Center (by golf driving range)

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Fee: $10.00 Register Online

Thursday, October 25, 2018

9:00am-11:00am

Be a Marketing Maven: Understand How Marketing Works and Make it Work for You!

Marketing is a combination concept and a numbers game; which concepts and numbers work for you. This workshop will help you find the answer. Marketing is not about "feelings", instead it is about tangible numbers. Join us at this workshop and let's get concrete!  Pre-registration is required. Coffee will be served.

Presenter: Andrea Feinberg, M.B.A., Cert. Strategic Leader Coach, Cert. EQ Mentor Business Catalyst.

SBDC Conference Center (by golf driving range)

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Fee: $10.00 Register Online

Saturdays, 10/27, 11/03, 11/10, 2018

9:00am-11:00am

Desktop QuickBooks-3 Part Series

If you would like to learn the desktop version of QuickBooks, this workshop is for you. This is a 3 part hands-on workshop. The first workshop will walk you through setting up QuickBooks. The second workshop will work with Accounts Receivables & Deposits, and the third with Accounts Payables and Reports. Pre-registration is required.   Coffee will be served.

Presenter: Ashley Wallace, Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor

 

 SBDC Conference Center (by golf driving range)

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 Fee: $150.00  Register Online

 Thursday, November 1, 2018

9:30am-11:30am

 New York Department of Labor-Business Services

This workshop will provide an overview of available NYSDOL Business Services; how businesses can save time and money with no cost services such as job posting, recruitment assistance, and technical assistance navigating Labor related rules and regulations, online job board, JobsExpress, HR Consultation services, and Interviewing tips and techniques. Pre-registration is required. Coffee will be served.

Presenter: Pamela Bedford, Associate Business Services Representative-Dept of Labor

 SBDC Conference Center (by golf driving range)

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 Fee: $10.00  Register Online

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

9:00am-11:00am

Small Business Branding and Marketing

In this workshop you will learn the "7 Steps to Simple Success" that define your venture before you build a website, print business cards or spend time-and money-on social media. Marketing clarifies who you are and what you bring to your customers. It solidifies it for you, it amplifies it for them. Sessions cover finding your voice, branding your business and developing a well-defined method of showing people who you are and what you do. Pre-registration is required. Coffee will be served.

Presenter: Paul Laureano, Stout Marketing and Design

 SBDC Conference Center (by golf driving range)

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 Fee: $10.00  Register Online

Wednesday,November 28, 2018

7:00pm-9:00pm

Long Island Inventors and Entrepreneurs Club

Call for Inventions & Products for Annual Product Showcase

The Long Island Inventors and Entrepreneurs Club is seeking inventors who wish to show their product or prototype at the Annual Product Showcase. Must reply by Wednesday, November 21st to qualify.

Entries must be actual products or working prototypes that can be shown to the public—not plans, drawings, videos or web pages. Prospective exhibitors are encouraged to have or secure intellectual property protection for their inventions prior to showcasing their work. All inventors are required to sign disclaimers prior to participation.

The showcase will be limited to 10 presenters who will be allotted up to five minutes to explain and demonstrate their respective products, with Q and A at the end. Decision to select participants will be based on submitting completed form and first come first serve basis. We reserve the right to decide on final selection.

Inventors interested in exhibiting should send an email indicating their interest to Brian Fried at brianfried@gmail.com. The email must include (copy and paste this form):
Inventor's name:
Inventor's hometown:
Inventor's telephone number and email address:

Invention name
Two-sentence description

Website and links to video and/or photos: www.

 

Campus Center Ballroom (by Horton Hall)

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