Small Biz Webinars and Workshops (02 - 08 March 2019)

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Saturday, March 02, 2019, 10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M., Melbourne, weVENTURE's WE MEAN BUSINESS EXPO 2019

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC - Limited spaces.  Great opportunity for women-owned vendors to showcase their businesses!  Contact Susan Erickson  for more information. The workshop will be conducted by the weVENTURE Women's Business Center.

Saturday, March 02, 2019, 10:15 A.M. – 1:00 P.M., Plantation, Thinking of Owning a Business? . . .

Do you dream about starting a business? You are not alone - millions of Americans share that dream. And yet, not everyone has the courage to get started. But if you are reading this you have already taken the first steps towards turning your dream into a reality. This interactive three-hour seminar will deal with the key information you need to be considering as you move forward. Free to attend. Click here to register. The workshop will be conducted by the Broward SCORE Chapter.

Tuesday, March 05, 2019, 9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M., Melbourne, Patents & Trademarks - Intellectual Property 

Speaker specializing in patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, licensing and related litigation. Intellectual Property is a key legal component of any small business. Come learn how you can protect your ideas, symbols, names, images, designs, etc. Free to attend, however, reservations are required. To register, call the SBDC at 321-433-5570 or 321-433-5514 or register online: The workshop will be conducted by the FSBDC at Eastern Florida State College.

Wednesday, March 06, 2019, 6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M., West Palm Beach, 2 CPE Credits: Financial Forecasting for your Business Plan

As a business owner, you know that your financial projections are an important part of your business plan – yet projections are challenging to create. When you attend this workshop, you will leave with an understanding of how to accomplish this task as well as a blueprint and structured method to develop realistic projections for a good business plan. $25 in advance; $30 at the door. Click here to attend. The workshop will be conducted by the Palm Beach SCORE.

Thursday, March 07, 2019, 9:30 A.M. – 11:30 A.M., Doral, Byte-Sized Cybersecurity for Small Businesses 

This workshop focuses on providing cybersecurity resources and tools to small business owners. TOPICS •The Cyber Threat Landscape for Small Businesses •How to Best Protect Your Business Against A Cyber‐Breach •How to Identify Data or Information From Your Business That is Most at Risk •A Discussion of Available Tools and Resources Available to Strengthen Cyber Defenses. Free to attend. Click here to register. The workshop will be conducted by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, Florida SBDC at FIU in association with the Pino Global Entrepreneurship Center.

Thursday, March 07, 2019, 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M., West Palm Beach, Strategic Steps to Growing Your Business Certificate Program -Workshop #1: "Financial Management"

After this workshop, you will have learned: How trusted advisors can help your business; How to read and use financial statements; How to measure your company's financial health; The basics of cost accounting Business risk and how to manage it; and How to use cash flow forecasts. $25 in advance; $30 at the door. Click here to attend. The workshop will be conducted by the Palm Beach SCORE.

Date: 02/27/2019; Author Information: Heather Hines, Public Affairs Specialist