SBA Lower Rio Grande Valley District Office
Business or Existing Businesses: Tools and Resources for Entrepreneurs
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
10 A.M. - 12 P.M.
Our Lady of the Lake University
Rio Grande Valley Campus
S. Main Street
La Feria, TX 78559
Have you ever had an idea and wanted to start your own
business? Do you already have a business and need a little guidance? Are you a
business owner considering financing options?
Attend this FREE informational seminar designed specifically for startups
or existing small businesses. Presenters
will explain how to start, where to get free technical assistance and training
and business loan programs.
Seating is limited so register today!
I. Welcome Remarks
II. U.S. Small Business Administration
SBA Programs & Services
SBA Partner Briefing Webinar
Data Access Workshop
US Census Bureau
July 19, 2017
Greetings from the SBA Michigan District Office!
Please Join Our
Partner Briefing Webinar!
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Featured Speaker: Jeana D. Bunn-Hector, Data Disemination Specialist, US Census Bureau, who will provide an overview of data available to businesses to help them support their business plans, target clients and more!
Instructions to join the webinar:
From your computer: www.connectmeeting.att.com
Meeting number: 888 858 2144
Access code: 7790762
Log in as a “participant”
From your phone:
Free Business Networking Event
July 20, 2017
Hosted by Willie Burton, Detroit Police Commissioner
July 20, 2017
4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Double Tree Suites by Hilton Hotel Detroit
525 W. Lafayette Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48226
Valet Parking: $5.00
Come and learn from small business resource partners:
Detroit Economic Growth Corporation - Outreach
U.S. Small Business Development Center - Counseling, Access to Capital, Government Contracting
SCORE - Mentors for the Life of Your Business
SBA Baltimore District Office
Breaking the Bid Barriers
Seats are still available for this workshop designed for DBE Construction Focused Businesses. Event includes Local - State - Federal Information & Recruitment Outreach.
Questions? Call us!
Get your Social Media Ready for Small Business Saturday!
We're kicking off “Shop Small in July” and reminding consumers to shop small for their summer gifts and events. This is also a great time to remind WV small businesses to get their marketing ready for for Small Business Saturday!
The SBA is participating in an event by the City of Bridgeport and Luke Nesler, of Impakt Marketing, on how to expand your brand on social media!
SBA El Paso District Office
The El Paso Governor’s Small Business Forum
Office of the Governor and City of El Paso to Host Small Business Forum, Encouraging Local Businesses to Attend Forum to provide valuable tools, skills and knowledge needed to thrive
El PASO, Texas – The Office of the Governor and the City of El Paso’s Economic Development Department are pleased to announce that El Paso will host a Governor’s Small Business Forum on August 10, 2017. Governor’s Small Business Forums are designed to provide entrepreneurs and small businesses with timely, relevant, actionable advice to assist them in growing their business.
The El Paso Governor’s Small Business Forum will bring local entrepreneurs and small businesses valuable tools, skills, and knowledge needed to thrive in today’s fast-paced economy. This year’s Forum will highlight business fundamentals, attracting and retaining a dynamic workforce, and innovation and entrepreneurship. Additionally, this event will provide a great opportunity to network and connect with industry specialists, government officials, service providers, and the regional business community. Lunch and parking will be provided.
WHO: The Office of the Governor and the City of El Paso Economic Development Department
WHAT: Governor’s Small Business Forum
WHERE: El Paso Convention Center - 1 Civic Center Plaza
WHEN: August 10, 2017, 7:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
SBA Buffalo District Office
Small Business Military Series
Register Now - Limited to 20
**REGISTER FOR EACH WORKSHOP SEPARTELY (SPACE IS LIMITED)
YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE A VETERAN TO ATTEND
July 19, 2017 from 8:30 am to 10:00 am, STARTING A VETERAN-OWNED HOME-BASED BUSINESS - Click link to register, space is limited to 25.
Over 50% of new businesses
started today are started in a primary residence. In this program participants will learn the
advantages and disadvantages to a home-based business, legal and insurance
implications of having a business at home, as well as strategies for running a
successful home-based business.
August 10, 2017 from 8:30 am to 10 am; Finding the Right Idea
- Click link to register, space is limited to 25.
SBA San Francisco District Office
Seminars, Workshops, Webinar and Events This Week
Week of July 17th – July 21st:
7/18 - Corporations
and LLCs Offer Different Options 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM ($35).
7/18 - Be
a Part-Time Business Owner AND Keep Your Job! 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM ($35).
7/19 - Federal/State
Basic Payroll Tax Seminar 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM.
7/19 - Success with Facebook
PM - 4:00 PM.
Week of July 24th - July 28th:
7/25 - Assertiveness Skills
for Success in Business 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM ($45).
7/25 - Hire Safe, Hire Right
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM.
7/25 - Small Business Taxes
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM ($35).
7/26 - Lessons Learned
Starting and Running Restaurants/Food Services
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM ($45).
7/26 - Write
a Book About Your Business
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM.
Analysis for Small Business
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM.
7/18 - Women Mean
Business Present: Jeweler's Panel 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM ($15).
7/19 - Getting Found -
Search Engine Visibility 5:00 PM
- 7:00 PM.
7/18 - Mueva su Negocio a Traves de La Brecha (Move Your Business Across the
Digital Divide) – (Oakland) 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. To register contact: Gladys Castro at firstname.lastname@example.org.
7/19 - Mueva su Negocio a Traves de La Brecha (Move Your
Business Across the Digital Divide) – (San Jose) 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. To register contact Janet Garcia at email@example.com.
7/20 - Move Your Business Across the Digital Divide (Oakland) 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. To register contact: Gladys Castro
7/24 - Mueva su Negocio a Traves de La Brecha (Move Your Business Across the
Digital Divide) – (Oakland) 6:30
PM – 7:30 PM. To register contact: Gladys Castro
7/26 - The Power of Social Media (San Francisco) 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. To register contact: Kareen, Program
San Francisco SBA Entrepreneur Center
U.S. Small Business Administration - San Francisco District Office
455 Market Street, Suite 600
San Francisco, CA 94105
SBA San Francisco District Office Website: