If you are a veteran or service-disabled veteran, you should attend this FREE Houston Money Week workshop. SBA has resources to help you start and grow your small business. From creating a business plan to finding your first customer, we're here to help you succeed.
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
Managing and Administrating Government Contracts
April 18, 2016 (1:00—4:00 pm EDT)
Government Contract Negotiations
April 19, 2016 (1:00—5:00 pm EDT)
Audits and Accounting Systems
April 20, 2016 (1:00—4:30 pm EDT)
How to Qualify for the GSA Schedule
April 21, 2016 (1:00—2:30 pm EDT)
Strategic Planning for Small Business
April 25, 2016 (1:00—2:00 pm EDT)
If you’re an entrepreneur don’t go it alone!
Score mentors offer business counseling to small business owners. We are putting together a group of non-competing firms to discuss topics that matter to you. Test your ideas with a supportive group of entrepreneurs, get peer feedback, and learn from their successes. Get answers to your business questions. Everything presented and heard is confidential. We will discuss goals, challenges, and present issues and opportunities. Members of the group learn from each other and remember the participants will be in different industries. There will be guest speakers with topics suggested by the members. Some discussions will be on personnel issues like interviewing, hiring, people management, and personnel policies. Other topics will include sales presentations, advertising, and marketing.
In order to best understand business taxes in Washington, DC, learn about the city's tax abatement programs and tax classes for local small businesses. Join the U.S. Small Business Administration and the Washington DC Economic Partnership on Wednesday, April 6th as a distinguished panel of speakers provides an update of policies, processes, and regulations with regards to taxes for business owners in DC that may make a vital impact on how you organize and file your taxes.
Stephen M. Cordi, Deputy Chief Financial Officer – District of Columbia's Office of Tax & Revenue
Michelle Hoffman, CPA, Founder and CEO, Hoffman CFO Consulting
When: Wednesday, April 6, 2016, Network: 8:30am to 9am; Learn: 9am to 10:30am
Where: Venable, LLP, 575 7th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20004
Register: To register and for more information please click on the following link:
Veterans have the character, discipline, and skills needed to succeed as small business owners and entrepreneurs!
On Thursday, May 5, the SBA Indiana District Office, in partnership with Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center, will offer Veterans and their spouses an opportunity to participate in a Free Boots to Business Reboot training program
It’s no April Fool’s joke. The SBA and the North Central and JARI Procurement Technical Assistance Centers are making it possible for you to decide if diversifying your business through government contracting is right for you. We’ll cover the basics in just 15 minutes – all from the comfort of your own workspace.
It’s part of a round table E-Chat discussion series we’ve developed titled “Break for 15: Accelerate Your Business.” Listen in as a panel of experts converse about their government contracting experiences. Our first chat “Navigating the Federal Contracting Highway,” will be on April 12th from 11-11:15 a.m.. And, we’re even setting aside a few extra minutes for questions.
Attend this workshop to learn how SBA and our resource partners - SBDC, WBC, and SCORE - can give you a business advantage. We will focus on SBA’s Loan Programs and Services. Whether you are just getting started or you are an existing business ready to expand, we can help.
FREE REGISTRATION CLICK HERE
Social Media Marketing: Content Creation and Analytics for Business Growth
Matthew Krupp, General Manager, The Lodge Bar & Grill
When: Thursday, April 14, 2016. 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Where: Buffalo & Erie County Public Library, 1 Lafayette Sqaure, Buffalo, NY 14203 - Central Meeting Room
Covered Topics Include:
Topic: Managing a Business
Tuesday, April 05, 2016 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Are you satisfied with how disciplined and accountable your team is? Most leaders are unsatisfied with how well their people take responsibility and deliver on what their commitments. Learn the details of a foundational tool that is essential for you to get your company where you need it to be.