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Small Business Webinars and Workshops 17 - 23

Tuesday, May 19, 2020, 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M., USDA & SBA Programs for Rural Businesses

USDA Rural Development will share information on programs providing assistance to Rural Businesses from a portfolio of more than 40 different loan and grant programs offered through USDA Rural Development. This class will also cover the programs and services the SBA offers to help start and grow a business in Rural Florida. Free to attend. Click here to register. The workshop will be conducted by Lonnie Koyama of the SBA and the USDA.

 

Tuesday, May 19, 2020, 6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M., ONLINE Version - Basic Quickbooks for Small Businesses

This workshop is suitable for entry-level and beginner users of QuickBooks Online version only. It is not designed for intermediate users. The objective is to learn the basics and include the following topics: Introduction to QuickBooks Online; Which online version is right for you; Creating a new Company File and much more. $15 to attend. Click here to register. The workshop will be conducted by the Broward SCORE Chapter.

 

Tuesday, May 19, 2020, 6:00 P.M. – 7:30 P.M., Start Your Business: Test the Viability!

Think you have a great business idea, but don't know how to start? In this FREE workshop we will help you understand what is involved to start a business and your personal stage of readiness. We will not only discuss the basics behind starting a business, but also give you the tools you need to decide whether or not you have a viable business. Click here to register. The workshop will be conducted by the Miami SCORE Chapter.

 

Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M., Pasos sencillos para iniciar su negocio #3: Comercialización de su negocio

• La marca de su negocio - Pasos para la creación de su marca • El desarrollo de su plan de marketing - Elaboración de un plan para comunicar su mensaje al mercado • La comercialización de su negocio con los medios de red social - Lo que usted necesita saber para usar las redes sociales con eficacia Costo: gratuito Regístrese ahora y recibirá una confirmación correo electrónico con un enlace al seminario web. Click here to register. The workshop will be conducted by the Broward SCORE Chapter.

 

Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 1:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M., Webinar - Financial Management for Small Business

The Financial Management for a Small Business module will take you on an important first step to building a better financial future for your business. After completing this training, you will be able to: Explain the concept of financial management and why it is important to a small business and much more. Click here to register. The workshop will be conducted by Lonnie Koyama of the SBA.

 

Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 2:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M., How to Get Fed. Gov't Business Without Bidding & Red tape

This workshop will give you a solid understanding of how to find the government purchases that fit your business. Learn how to identify the right person who controls that purchasing and the steps required to become an authorized supplier. $15 to attend. Click here to register. The workshop will be Broward SCORE Chapter.

 

Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M., Basics of Grant Writing

A proposal that is coherent, well-organized and displays a well-developed and efficient program design increases chances of funding and success significantly. This workshop, offered by SCORE in partnership with Forging Alliances will focus on three critical components of the grant-writing process. $15 to attend. Click here to register. The workshop will be Broward SCORE Chapter.

 

Thursday, May 21, 2020, 6:00 P.M. – 7:30 P.M., Comienza Tu Negocio: ¡Prueba la Viabilidad! (Seminario Web en Vivo)

¿Crees que tienes una gran idea para un negocio, pero no sabes cómo empezar? En este seminario web GRATUITO, te ayudaremos a comprender lo que implica iniciar un negocio y tu etapa de preparación. No solo discutiremos los conceptos básicos detrás de comenzar un negocio, sino que también te daremos las herramientas necesarias para decidir si tu idea es viable. Click here to register. The workshop will be conducted by the Miami SCORE Chapter.

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