Small Business Events

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Small Business Events

Workshops Around the State

REBOOT Business Program For Military Veterans, Service Members and Spouses
Hosted by VetBizCentral
Location: Ann Arbor VA-Main Auditorium
2214 Fuller Road
Ann Arbor, MI. 48105
September 23, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
On September 23, Boots to Business Reboot is coming to the Ann Arbor area. Veterans, service members and spouses are urged to take advantage of this entrepreneurial training program offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration. 
Wondering what it takes and how you can prepare to be a small business owner? Register Now!
For more information, please contact VetBizCentral 810-767-8387.
Register:  HERE

Road to Readiness - Applications Open 
5-part business education series on financial management and capital readiness.
Hosted by:  TechTown, Design Core, Detroit Development Fund
Classes are 8:30 am - 12:00 noon
every Monday from September 30 - October 28.

To be accepted into the Road to Readiness program for fall 2019, your business must be in market generating revenue with annual gross sales of $50,000 or more. Preference will be given to businesses making or manufacturing products, but we are open to applications from other established companies with an interest in increasing their financial management acumen. Full attendance and active participation are required to get maximum benefit from this program. Please only apply if you are committed to attending all 5 sessions.
Applications close September 9. All applicants will be notified of their admission status by
September 13. Participants will be billed a nonrefundable $100 course fee upon acceptance and payment is required by September 25. A limited number of scholarships are available for those who demonstrate financial need.
Apply online: https://dc3.submittable.com/submit/143586/road-to-readiness-application-2019

Sales Planning Workshop
Hosted by SCORE Detroit
Stonebridge Financial Partners
31000 Telegraph Rd
Suite 200
Bingham Farms, MI, 48025
September 18 and 25, 2019
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Register:  HERE

SOAR with SCORE Event
Hosted by SCORE - Traverse City Chapter
Networking, resources, workshops
The Hagerty Center
715 E Front St
Traverse City, MI 49686
September 24, 2019
3:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Register: HERE

Great Lakes Women's Business Conference
Suburban Showcase Collection
46100 Grand River Ave
Novi, MI 48374
September 23 & 24, 2019
Register:  HERE

Why You Must Use Social Media for Your Business
Hosted by:  Ann Arbor SCORE
Ann Arbor District Library - Downtown
343 South Fifth Ave.
Multi-purpose room - basement
Ann Arbor, Michigan, 48104
September 26, 2019
6:00 p.m.
Register:  HERE

Fundamental of Small Business Marketing
Hosted by SBDC
Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency
429 River Street
Ontonagon MI, 49953
September 27, 2019
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Register:  HERE

Forming Your LLC or DBA - Let's Do This!
Hosted by the SBDC
Pere Marquette District Library
185 E 4th St.
Clare, MI 48617
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Register: Here  

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