Creating a Capabilities Statement for Marketing to the Government (National City, CA) PTAC

Jan 22nd, 2020 to Jan 22nd, 2020
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A capability statement is a useful marketing tool. It is a succinct document that describes your company’s core strengths and capabilities, highlighting what your company can do for potential government customers and reflecting on your past successes. A well-written capability statement can be distributed to potential government customers in a number of ways and can quickly answer their question of why they should buy from you, rather than your competition. Join us for an interactive workshop that will cover: • What Is a Capability Statement? • Types of Capability Statements • Essential Elements • Effective Uses of Capability Statement • Examples…Good & Not So Good Presented by: Brett Housholder, Deputy Director, San Diego Contracting Opportunities Center (SDCOC) Cost: Free, but reservations required! Parking permit click here to download, parking is available on the first or second level of the parking structure located on Roosevelt Avenue between Plaza Boulevard and East 8th Street. Your permit will be valid on any student parking space.

CSBA Monthly Lender Chat [recurring]

Jan 22nd, 2020 to Jan 22nd, 2020
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Are you a bank, credit union or non-profit organization that is interested in becoming an SBA Lender? Are you a new or experienced SBA lender that needs questions answered? Join us on the 4th Wednesday of every month for a chat with the SBA South Carolina Lender Relations Team. In this webinar we will discuss what is new in SBA lending, and the latest SC Lender Production Report. We will end with a Q & A session. This webinar is only for SBA lenders, and lenders interested in participating in SBA loan programs.

Introduction to Entrepreneurship - Lawrenceville:

Jan 22nd, 2020 to Jan 22nd, 2020
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This free program being offered by UCEDC, a nonprofit economic development corporation that is dedicated to helping New Jersey’s small business community, in partnership with the Mercer County Office of Economic Development. This class is a high level overview of topics covered in Entrepreneurship 101. We’ll guide you through the assessment process and introduce you to the tools you’ll need to start and grow your business. You’ll be better prepared to: • Determine if you have the traits necessary to be a business owner • Identify your strengths and weaknesses and how they fit with business ownership • Assess the feasibility of your business idea within your targeted market • Conduct market research, business planning, and financial projections

Starting Your Business in Illinois

Jan 22nd, 2020 to Jan 22nd, 2020
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Learn the basic elements of starting a successful business such as choosing a business structure, determining tax requirements, marketing and selling and much more. Get answers to the most frequently asked questions!

Starting a Small Business in Illinois Seminar

Jan 22nd, 2020 to Jan 22nd, 2020
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Learn how to develop a viable business plan, properly register your business with state and/or local agencies & explore financing options! This course is highly recommended for anyone developing a new, for-profit business concept. In addition, attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about a specific business idea and any steps in their startup process. Wednesday, January 22 |3—5 p.m. 4700 State Street East St. Louis, Illinois, 62203 Admission $10|Contact (618)650-2929 for more information Register & pay online, https://ilsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/31909 Pay Instructions: After completing the registration information, please select the "Pay Now" button and then select the Small Business Development Center, then find the event you are planning to attend. 

Social Media Strategy

Jan 22nd, 2020 to Jan 22nd, 2020
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Get your goals in gear with this new workshop! Your business social media strategy should be integrated within your overall marketing strategy. In this workshop, participants will learn how to implement a successful social media program by focusing on goals, appropriate social media channels for target markets, creating social media calendar, implementation and return on investment. Participants to walk out the door with a strategic social media plan of action. NOTE: If you are interested in our new Digital Blueprint Certificate, this social media workshop is the first required workshop for the Digital Blueprint Certificate program.

New Venture Series for Start-Up Businesses

Jan 22nd, 2020 to Jan 22nd, 2020
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Topics include: Legal Requirements, e-filing & e-paying with EDD, Market and Cost Analysis, Funding Your Business, and Overview of the Business Plan - bringing it all together. You will learn the legal requirements for starting a business, how to assess your market and plan for direction, how to obtain funding, types of funding available, calculate your start-up costs, and best practice for completing a business plan.

Understanding the SBA's Surety Bond Guarantee Program

Jan 22nd, 2020 to Jan 22nd, 2020
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Surety bonds are sometimes required when performing contracted work. A contract surety bond is a financial institution’s guarantee that a company, or individual, will complete a contract. Learn about the bonding process and how the SBA’s Surety Bond Guarantee Program can help you obtain reasonable terms for your bonding needs. Presented by: Kevin Valdes, Office of Surety Guarantees, U.S. Small Business Administration

Starting and Managing a Small Business - Sedalia

Jan 22nd, 2020 to Jan 22nd, 2020
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This class will provide an overview of the critical first steps associated with starting a business. You will assess your strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ownership, learn about the importance of planning, and discuss legal and regulatory requirements. At the end of this learning experience, you will be able to: • Identify resources that will assist you in starting a business in Missouri • Identify areas in which you need additional training or assistance for the operation of your business • Find out if business ownership is for you!

CSBA Monthly Lender Chat

Jan 22nd, 2020 to Jan 22nd, 2020
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Are you a bank, credit union or non-profit organization that is interested in becoming an SBA Lender? Are you a new or experienced SBA lender that needs questions answered? Join us on the 4th Wednesday of every month for a chat with the SBA South Carolina Lender Relations Team. In this webinar we will discuss what is new in SBA lending, and the latest SC Lender Production Report. We will end with a Q & A session. This webinar is only for SBA lenders, and lenders interested in participating in SBA loan programs.