Small Biz Webinars and Workshops (16 - 22 February 2019)

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Saturday, February 16, 2019, 9:30 A.M. – 11:30 A.M., Naples, Building an E-commerce Business - Learn the Right Strategy

Before You Start Selling Online, Learn About Your Ecommerce Options. Ready to start an E-commerce business? Not sure where to start? Already have an E-commerce business, but not sure how to proceed? Attend this informative workshop to learn firsthand the Ins and Outs of E-commerce. This workshop will be limited to the first 25 people in order to give plenty of time for questions. $30 to attend. Click here to register. The workshop will be conducted by the Naples SCORE Chapter.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M., West Palm Beach, 2 CPE Credits: Writing a Business Plan for Success

A step-by-step workshop that arms participants with the fundamentals on writing an effective and winning business plan, perhaps the most important thing you can do to help understand your business. $25 in advance; $30 at the door. Click here to register. The workshop will be conducted by the Palm Beach SCORE Chapter.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 10:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M., Tampa, Bookkeeping Basics

Proper bookkeeping is essential to managing your business. Learn how to classify and record basic business transactions, enter data into an account, chart accounts, and many basic accounting terms. You’ll also learn what you must hold on to for tax compliance and find out what accounting software might be useful to help make your bookkeeping easier. Free to attend. Click here to register. The workshop will be conducted by the FSBDC at Hillsborough County.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M., Tampa, Smart Start Your Business

You’ve got the idea. Now you need to know how to get on your way. From how to determine feasibility and legal structures, to the types of licenses you’ll need, this class covers all the essentials that help you get started. Free to attend. Click here to register. The workshop will be conducted by the FSBDC at Hillsborough County.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019, 2:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M., Tampa, Digital Marketing 

Go beyond the marketing basics. This class will build on marketing fundamentals to help you clarify your business target markets and competition, develop marketing strategies, and learn techniques to enhance your business by attracting more customers and keep them coming back. Free to attend. Click here to register. The workshop will be conducted by the FSBDC at Hillsborough County.

Thursday, February 21, 2019, 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M., West Palm Beach, Free Workshop: Introduction to Business Ownership 

Are you thinking about starting your own business? Do you know if you have what it takes to be a successful business owner? This workshop will help you decide if you are ready to take the plunge to become a business owner or if you may be better off keeping your day job. Free to attend. Click here to register. The workshop will be conducted by the Palm Beach SCORE Chapter.

Thursday, February 21, 2019, 2:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M., Tampa, Understanding Business Cash Flow Management

Ever wished you had a crystal ball to help predict your business outcomes? Free to attend. After this course, you'll be able to use the numbers to evaluate the condition of your business and effectively manage its financial performance by learning how to: Read, review and understand your statements in as little as one hour per month; Use your statements to recognize negative trends before it's too late; and much more. Click here to register. The workshop will be conducted by the FSBDC at Hillsborough County.


Savings Plans for Small Businesses

America Saves Week, February 25 – March 2

During America Saves Week, get an overview of savings plans and strategies for your #smallbiz with SBA's free online training.
The SBA offers a self-paced training exercise will give you an overview of savings plans and strategies for your small business. Learn about the contingency and long-term savings, tax breaks, retirement savings and much more. Click to graphic below for additional information. #ASW19
America Saves Week

Date: 02/13/2019; Author Information: Heather Hines, Public Affairs Specialist