Apr 07 2016

Learn, Grow & Succeed

April 2016

4/4/16- 9:30am- 11:30am; CA Capital WBC: Quick Books Made Simple

Description: If you are new to Quick Books along with feeling overwhelmed and intimidated by accounting software, especially if you are not an Accountant or Bookkeeping then this course will explain. Understanding the difference between debits, credits, assets, liability, equity and much more. This course will teach you to understand the difference and make your financial records clearer for you and your business. What you learn... Getting Started and Setting Up Working with Lists and Inventory Entering Everyday Transactions Customizing Forms Understanding Accounting Manage Employees/Process Payroll Work with Reports Tips and Tricks

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4/5/16- 1:00pm- 3:00pm; CA Capital WBC:Retirement Plans for Businesses and Business Owners

Description: Attend this class to explore the various retirement plans that are available to businesses and business owners. Learn how to select the appropriate retirement plan for your situation. We will also discuss how retirement plans can: maximize benefits to owners and/or key employees help attract and retain quality employees provide tax deductions for your company provide retirement funds for you and your employees

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4/5/16- 12:30pm- 2:30pm; CA Capital WBC: Veteran-Owned and Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Certification

Description: The Small Business Administration (SBA) sets small business goals for federal agency contracting activity. Among these goals, Veteran Owned Small Business (VOSB) certification helps veteran business owners compete in the federal contracting market. The SBA will conduct this informational session to explain the eligibility requirements, certification process, and benefits of VOSB certification.

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4/6/16- 9:30am – 11:30am; CA Capital WBC: Using Facebook to Promote Your Business

Description: Join us for a class covering a general introduction to Federal, State and Local contracting Topics covered: Federal, State and Local requirements, Registrations and certifications, purchasing process, and finding opportunities.

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4/7/16- 9:30am – 11:30am; CA Capital PTAC:Introduction to Government Contracting

Description: Join us for a class covering a general introduction to Federal, State and Local contracting Topics covered: Federal, State and Local requirements, Registrations and certifications, purchasing process, and finding opportunities.

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4/7/16- 1:00pm – 3:00pm; CA Capital WBC: Cyber Security for Your Small Business

Description: Join us to learn how to keep your business and client information safe online. Learn how to protect your customer information, secure your business environment and steps you can take to reduce your exposure to cyber-attacks. Cyber Security Expert Shobha Mallarapu will inform you about the main lines of defense.

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4/8/16- 9:00am- 11:00am; CA Capital WBC:Personal Leadership through Emotional Intelligence: Understanding Personal Leadership (Monthly Mastermind)

Description: When we understand Personal Leadership: we find and commit to ‘the best’ in ourselves and in others, we strive for overview, and we strive to do the right thing. It requires courage to set and follow direction for ourselves and others. It takes guts to contribute to inspiring visions, to taking full responsibility. Personal Leadership helps us to innovate and change where necessary.

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4/12/16- 9:30am – 12:30am; CA Capital PTAC: Project Management for Government Contracting

Description: Join our free workshop and learn the tools and techniques of project management that help you meet government cost schedule and scope requirements.

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4/12/16- 1:00pm- 3:00pm; CA Capital WBC: Human Resources: Envision, Evaluate, Engage

Description: oin us during this free workshop to learn about tips and tools that can help to maximize your business' most valuable resource.

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4/13/16- 9:30am – 11:30am; CA Capital WBC:Maximizing Tax Benefits for Small Business Owners

Description: join this workshop to learn more about what a business is, what qualifies as a business deduction, IRS audits, common misunderstood business deductions, and ax and legal business structures.

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4/13/16- 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm; CA Capital PTAC:Building Relationships with Federal Buyers

Description: Federal Agencies have work to do, and they need the help of qualified responsible and responsive small businesses. How do you demonstrate that your business is going to provide good value and effective service to your target agency customers? Join this workshop to find out how you can develop and maintain good business relationships with your federal agency customers and how to build on your success to capture larger contracts opportunities.

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4/14/16- 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm; CA Capital WBC:Women-Owned Small Business Certification w/ SBA

Description: Overview of program eligibility and contracting requirements Details on the steps to getting self-certified as a Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) or an Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB) Hints and tips on where to look for Federal contracting opportunities How to market to Federal agencies

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4/14/16- 10:00am – 11:30am; CA Capital WBC: Introduction to GSA and Multi-Year Contract Vehicles (WEBINAR)

Description: This webinar will explain GSA and multi-year contract vehicles from the small business perspective. After taking this training, you will be able to understand the big picture of where your small business fits in the federal marketplace and will learn about actionable items you can take to better position your business for obtaining your own multi-year contract.

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4/18/16- 9:30am- 11:30am; CA Capital WBC:Quick Books Lab- ADVANCED

Description: If you are new to Quick Books along with feeling overwhelmed and intimidated by accounting software, especially if you are not an Accountant or Bookkeeping then this course will explain. Understanding the difference between debits, credits, assets, liability, equity and much more. This course will teach you to understand the difference and make your financial records clearer for you and your business.

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***In order to participate in this hands on Quick Books Lab, you MUST have a laptop with the Quick Books software already installed. ***


4/19/16- 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm; CA Capital WBC:Intellectual Property

Description: This class will provide a comprehensive overview of intellectual property rights and protections of importance to the small business owner. Learn the basics of Trade Secrets, Copyrights, Patents, and Trademark. The class will include a tutorial on performing a Trademark search and filling out a Trademark application online.

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4/20/16- 9:30am- 11:30am; CA Capital PTAC: DGS Registration Lab

Description: The State of California strives to make doing business with the state as easy as possible. The eProcurement system provides one location to advertise procurement opportunities. This workshop presented by the California Department of General Services will provide hands-on technical assistance for on-the-spot online certification to get certified as a California Small Business Enterprise supplier. Information on procurement and contracting opportunities with the State of California, California Department of Transportation, California Public Utilities and other reciprocity partners will be shared. All businesses are welcome.

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4/20/16- 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm; CA Capital PTAC:Are you ready for Government Contracts?

Description: Q: Are you aware that Government is the largest buyer of Goods & Services? Q: Do you know the steps to seek Government Opportunities? Q: Do you know about Set-aside contracts for diversified businesses? Q: Do you know half the RFPs are not fulfilled because no one is bidding? A: If your answer is no, then you need to attend this webinar to get answers for all the questions and grow your business in the Government Sector.

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4/21/16- - 9:30am- 11:30am; CA Capital WBC:Values-Based Leadership Development for Small Businesses

Description: As small business owners and entrepreneurs, we often spend so much of our time focused on the day-to-day operations of our business. But how do we ensure that we’re developing & growing ourselves so we can develop & grow our businesses? Join Jennifer Manuel, Founder & CEO of Via Consulting Group, for a workshop that centers on a small business approach to professional development

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4/21/16- 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm; CA Capital WBC: Free and Open Source Software for Businesses

Description: Software and website development can be among the largest expenses for a small business, but what most starts-ups don't realize is that most of the software they need is available completely for free. Business owners and managers attending this session will be provided with access to free and powerful open source software from a variety of companies and sources that will allow them to create websites, write text documents, develop spreadsheets, edit images, and create brochures and presentations safely and legally using the same free and open source software currently used by thousands of U.S. Schools and Government Agencies. Attendees will also be provided with free access to a series of online WordPress web development courses that are normally limited to access by Mobius Network paid clients.

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4/25/16- 9:30 am to 11:30 am; CA Capital WBC: Roundtable Discussion on Minimum Wage and the Impact to Sacramento Small Business

Description: Join California Capital Women's Business Center and Small Business Majority and for an open conversation and workshop about minimum wage and the impact to small businesses. Small business owners spend their days concentrating on their particular specialty, but there’s one thing they have in common: they all have to contend with a host of workforce issues. One of these issues making the news lately is raising the minimum wage, particularly in California. With this roundtable, we want to hear your thoughts and concerns on raising the minimum wage as small employers. We will also provide education about how to get ready for the new wage increases.

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4/27/16- 9:30 am to 11:30 am; CA Capital PTAC:How to do Business with Sacramento County

Description: Working with (or Selling to) the County of Sacramento · Registering your Business with Sacramento County · Tips for Successfully Responding to a BID · Local and Small Business Assistance Defined

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4/27/16- 9:00 am to 12:00 pm; CA Capital PTAC:Sacramento International Trade Seminar

Description: Exporting to global markets, the trans-pacific partnership- America’s Newest and Largest Trade Agreement.

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4/28/16- 9:00 am to 12:00 pm; CA Capital PTAC:Perception is Everything! How Do Your Clients See You?

Description: As a start-up or an expanding business your use of images will affect how you are perceived by your prospects, clients, and the community. Join James and Mara Morrison as they explore ways you can select the right images for your marketing content. During this interactive presentation you will learn:

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4/29/16- 9:00 am to 12:00 pm; CA Capital PTAC:State Payroll Tax Workshop

Description: Those seeking hands-on experience in calculating taxes and completing payroll tax forms. Anyone who has attended a previous Federal/State or State Basic Payroll Tax Seminar. Those familiar with State payroll tax reporting who would like additional practice.

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