Grab These Chances for Small Business Training: August 24-31

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Saturday, August 24, 2019, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. CST, Nashville 

Write Your Business Plan: This workshop will outline how to write a 10 to 12 page business plan including 4 financial pages. It includes information regarding content, format and references. This event is hosted by SCORE Nashville. For more information and to register, click here.


Saturday, August 24, 2019, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. CST, Nashville 

Accounting Fundamentals for Small Business: This workshop will provide an overview of business accounting principles and how to manage your business using QuickBooks. This event is hosted by SCORE Nashville. For more information and to register, click here.


Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m. CST, Murfreesboro

One More Customer: The One More Customer monthly event brings SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS together in one location to network, exchange business cards and build relationships. Fran Tarkenton and a special guest present an insightful business coaching session via video webcast. Speaker(s): Michele Schulman, The Nathan Group Co-Sponsor(s): SCORE This event is hosted by the Tennessee Small Business Development Center (TSBDC) at Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU). For more information and to register, click here.


Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. EST, Johnson City

Holiday Edition Facebook & Instagram Workshop for the Business: This training will discuss holiday campaigns used by other business and how to capture content that can be used for this season and beyond. This event is hosted by the TSBDC at East Tennessee State University for more information and to register, click here


Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 9:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m. CST, Clarkesville

Steve Cohen Center Monthly Business Seminars: These courses are reserved for veterans and family members who are interested in starting or growing a business. Industry experts will discuss business basics.  This event is hosted by the TSBDC at Austin Peay State University. For more information and to register, click here


Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. CST, Humboldt

QuickBooks (Desktop Version) for Small Business: QuickBooks: Learn tips and tricks, enhance your accounting skills, save time and money! For more information and to register, click here.


Thursday, August 29, 2019, 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. CST, Gallatin

Best Legal Advise for Small Businesses: This one hour legal presentation will cover the following topics:  1.) protect yourself; 2.) partnerships; 3.) get it in writing; 4.) be good to your employees; and 5.) deal with good people. For more information and to register, click here.


Thursday, August 29, 2019, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. CST, Nashville

Social Media School for Small Business: Concluding the Social Media for Business Series, participants will set up at least one social media account for their business or update existing social media assets they already own. This event is hosted by Pathway Women's Business Center. For more information and to register, click here.


Friday, August 30, 2019, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. CST, Winchester

Borrower Clinic-Get Your Business Lender Friendly: The Borrower Clinic is a practical first step to learn what lenders like to see in place from a panel consisting of a business consultant, former banker, USDA representative, and SBA representative. This event is hosted by the Franklin County Public Library. For more information and to register, click here.

 


 

Webinars


Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. EST, Online

Module 9-Prevention and Remediation: In this module, a discussion of some basic truths about cybersecurity and data breaches, as well as some limitations of your cybersecurity efforts will take place. For more information and to register, click here.


Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. EST, Online

Module 10-Management Responsibilities and the Cyber Future: This module will explore how executives must take responsibility for their company cybersecurity efforts and support and oversee these efforts. For more information and to register, click here.


Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m., EST, Online

Department of Defense, SBIR/STTR Broad Agency Announcement Webinar: Did you know that during the pre-release period, you may talk directly with DOD agency authors in order to ask technical questions about the topics? Communication between small businesses and Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer
(STTR) topic authors is highly encouraged. Join the UT PTAC team for a webinar on August 28th to learn more about DOD’s SBIR/STTR Program. For more information and to register, click here.


Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. EST, Online

How to Market to the Federal Government as a "Small Business Concern": Understanding how you can effectively market as a small business once you’ve exited the 8(a) Program. For more information and to register, click here.


Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. EST, Online

Module 1-Why Cybersecurity?: In this module, a discussion on what cybersecurity means for your company, employees, partners and customers is held. For more information and to register, click here.


Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. EST, Online

Module 2-Cybersecurity Basics: This module is specifically focused on fundamental concepts of cybersecurity. For more information and to register, click here.


Friday, August 30, 2019, 10:00 a.m.-11:00 11:00 a.m. EST, Online

Module 3-Endpoint Security:  In this module, you’ll learn about how endpoint devices such as laptops, desktops, tablet computers and mobile devices can offer cybercriminals a gateway into your company’s networks and data. For more information and to register, click here.


Friday, August 30, 2019, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 a.m. EST, Online

Module 4-Network Security:  In this module, we’ll discuss what it takes to properly secure a business network, explore the various threats networks commonly face, and how the concept of defense-in-depth applies to protecting your network. For more information and to register, click here