SBA News: Financial Management Training, BIPOC Marketplace, Tax Tips and More

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Financial Management Virtual Training

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Tuesday, Nov. 24, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm 

Join the Michigan Schoolcraft SBDC for a virtual training on financial management. 

This class will be facilitated by a CPA and will cover the basics of small business financial management. Topics covered include:

  • Using key financial statements   
  • Accounting language, including    
  • debits and credits
  • Preparation of balance sheet and profit and loss statement 
  • Cash flow analysis and break even

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Don't Miss the SBDC's BIPOC Virtual Marketplace

Saturday, Nov 28, 2 - 4 p.m.

Support Michigan businesses of color during Small Business Saturday by joining us for the Michigan SBDC Virtual Marketplace on Facebook Live hosted by Roland Martin: featuring businesses of color across Michigan.

Meet over 40 Michigan small businesses of color to learn about their products and services available to you. The Michigan SBDC has partnered with the SBA and the Michigan Economic Development Center to bring you this special Facebook Live event hosted by Roland Martin to help you celebrate supporting businesses of color this holiday season and beyond.

More SBA and Partner Trainings

  • Learn about Intellectual Property
    Nov. 23, 5:30 p.m.: Register
  • Business Financing Roundtable - Northwest Region
    Dec. 2, 9 a.m.; Register
  • Forming Your LLC or DBA, Do It Now
    Dec. 14, 2 p.m.; Register

IRS Tax Tips

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The Internal Revenue Service posts helpful tax tips weekly to help small business owners understand and meet their tax obligations.  Here's a few from recent editions: 

Stay Updated


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