Small Biz Webinars and Workshops (09 - 15 March 2019)

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Webinar

Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 11:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M., Webinar: Show me the money - Financing options for your small business

This class discusses the multiple sources of capital for starting and growing a small business. The pros and cons of the funding sources are reviewed. Topics to be discussed include familiar options such as self-financing, funding from friends & family, and partnerships. Free to attend. Click here to attend. The workshop will be conducted by Lonnie Koyama of the U.S. Small Business Administration.

In-person

Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M., West Palm Beach, 2 CPE Credits: Legal and Tax Implications of Starting a Business in Florida

Many new business owners do not spend enough time choosing the right legal entity when setting up their business. This interactive workshop will help you make the best business decisions right from the start. $25 in advance; $30 at the door. Click here to register.The workshop will be conducted by the Palm Beach SCORE Chapter.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 12:00 P.M. – 1:00 P.M., Port Canaveral, SBA / Space Coast Florida Association of Veteran Owned Businesses Event

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will sign a Strategic Alliance Memorandum (SAM) with the Space Coast Chapter of the Florida Association of Veteran Owned Businesses (SCFAVOB). The SCFAVOB was created to assist the veteran owned small business community by establishing policies to become adopted by local government and corporations that would benefit Veteran Owned (VOSB) and Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSB). Free to attend. Click here to attend. The workshop will be conducted by the Space Coast Florida Association of Veteran Owned Businesses.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 5:30 P.M. – 8:30 P.M., Fort Lauderdale, Creating a Buzz on a Budget

Attend this workshop and learn how to get your share of print and broadcast coverage from a press veteran. Workshop is hands on and interactive. Participate and take away ideas that you can take action on immediately. $35 to attend. Click here to attend. The workshop will be conducted by the Broward SCORE Chapter.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 6:00 P.M. – 7:30 P.M., Miami Beach, Start Your Business : Test the Viability (Miami Beach Location)

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. Free to attend. Click here to attend. The workshop will be conducted by the Miami SCORE Chapter.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 3:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M., Melbourne, Sales Tactics for Small Business

Particularly for entrepreneurs, getting a handle on basic sales strategies can be more critical to the success of a venture than the development of its products and services. The truth is so many businesses have gone under because they don’t know how to sell. Free to attend, however, reservations are required. To register, call the SBDC at 321-433-5570 or 321-433-5514 or register online: http://floridasbdc.org/get-training. The workshop will be conducted by the FSBDC at Eastern Florida State College.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 5:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M., Naples, “Growing Your Business Using Digital Marketing”

Using Paid Ads on Social Media Are you looking to reach more customers online? There is no better and faster way to reach your target customers than through paid media. Join us at this workshop to learn about the different marketing opportunities available through paid media and uncover the best opportunities for your business. $30 to attend. Click here to attend. The workshop will be conducted by the Miami SCORE Chapter.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 6:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M., Fort Lauderdale, Your Business – From Vision to Reality

Answer the 8 questions that are at the heart of any entrepreneurial Business Plan Whether you have a fully established business or you are just formulating your ideas, one of your biggest challenges is making your vision a reality. $35 in advance; $50 at the door. Click here to attend. The workshop will be conducted by the Broward SCORE Chapter.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 6:00 P.M. – 8:30 P.M., Fort Lauderdale, Basics of Non Profit Fundraising

Lack of funding is the major cause why so many amazing initiatives don't even take off, or get to the next level of impact. This workshop will focus on three critical factors to ensure fundraising success: Creative Fundraising Strategies; Funder Research; and Grant-Writing. $35 in advance; $50 at the door. Click here to attend. The workshop will be conducted by the Broward SCORE Chapter.

Thursday, March 14, 2019, 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M., Miami, Get Your Small Business Started On Social Media 

 In this workshop, you will learn why your business should be on social media, get key data about each platform in order to help you determine where you should focus your efforts. We will also give you some tips and best practices. $25 to attend. Click here to attend. The workshop will be conducted by the Miami SCORE Chapter.

Thursday, March 14, 2019, 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M., West Palm Beach, Strat.Steps to Growing Your Business Certificate Program-Workshop#2:"Grow Your Business With People"

After this workshop, you will have learned: How to evaluate your hiring practices How to train your employees; How to assess your employee development; How to increase your employee motivation; How to attain peak performance; How to use and retain outside resources; and much more. $25 in advance; $30 at the door. Click here to attend. The workshop will be conducted by the Palm Beach SCORE Chapter.

Thursday, March 14, 2019, 11:30 A.M. – 1:00 P.M., North Port, Promoting Your Business

Social Media is not the only way to promote your business. Learn inexpensive ways to get the word out. Program is free, including a box lunch, and open to the public. Seating is limited. Registration is required. Click here to attend. The workshop will be conducted by the Port Charlotte SCORE Chapter.

Thursday, March 14, 2019, 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M., Miami, SalesForce Growth Camp

Join Jonel Hein, Deputy District Director as she presents information on SBA Programs and Services at the SalesForce Growth Camp. Join Salesforce and community partners for a free event at Ampersand Studios. Whether your business has two people or 200, Salesforce Growth Camp shares the resources, action plans, networks and best practices you need to get growing fast. Free to attend. Click here to attend. The workshop will be conducted by Hello Alice.

Thursday, March 14, 2019, 6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M., Fort Myers, Make Money as an Author - Sell What You Write

There are more ways than ever to become a published author...and more ways than ever to make money at it. This 2 hour workshop covers the opportunities available to every author. From books to articles to ghostwriting to copywriting, you will learn the techniques and tips to help you earn more money as a writer. $25 to attend. Click here to attend. The workshop will be conducted by the Southwest Florida SCORE Chapter.


Date: 03/08/2019; Author Information: Heather Hines, Public Affairs Specialist