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Nov 06th, 2013 to Nov 06th, 2013 | 09:00am - 11:00am
365 Canal Street, Suite 2820
<p>Information will be presented on 8(a) eligibility criteria, GLS Login, application process, and how the program works. We will also discuss SAM and SBSS registration and provide general information on Doing Business with the Federal Government. Detailed information will be provided on the primary purpose of the Section 8(a) Program (business development); the eligibility criteria; length of time in business requirement; how the business development and contracting aspects of the program work; the firm's responsibility as an 8(a) Program Participant; Electronic Application process; reporting requirements; the importance of updating your CCR registration and the SBSS supplemental profile. Immediately following the 8(a) Business Development Presentioni, and presentation will be made on the HUBZone Empowerment Contracting Program. For additional information, please call 504-589-6688 or 504-589-6685 .</p> <p> <strong>The workshop will cover:</strong></p> <p> </p> <p>1.         All of the eligibility criteria for Section 8(a) Program Participation</p> <p>2.         Overview of the electronic application</p> <p>3.         Review of the required supporting documentation</p> <p>4.         Review, explanation and guidance in completing the required SBA Forms</p> <p>(SBA Forms 1010 Business, 1010 Individual, 912, 4506T, 413, 1623, 1790)</p> <p>5.         Providing additional information as needed by the participants.</p> <p> </p> <p>The goal of this workshop is to educate the small business community on the Section 8(a) Program and to provide guidance in the completion of the electronic application.</p>
Nov 06th, 2013 to Nov 06th, 2013 | 11:30am - 03:30pm
2900 W Broadway
Meet the SBA. On the first Wednesday of each month, Robert Coffey will be at the NIACenter, 3rd Floor to discuss the SBA8(A) Business Development program along with all other SBAprograms and services. Please call/email for an appointment between 12:30 pm and 4:00 pm.
Nov 06th, 2013 to May 07th, 2014 | 11:45am - 01:00pm
104 S. Wolcott

Predictable Wealth for Women

Presenter: Laura Roberts, AAMS/Financial Advisor for Edward Jones, Casper, Wyoming

Presentation: There are a lot of uncertainties in life, don't make your financial future one of them.

Please RSVP by noon on TUESDAY,November 5, 2013 to: Brittany Bertagnole at Brittany.Bertagnole@fib.comor 307-235-a4260.


First Interstate Bank

U. S. Small Business Administration

Nov 06th, 2013 to Dec 03rd, 2014 | 12:00pm - 03:00pm
2828 N Central Ave
<p>Selling to the Federal Goverment: Learn how to promote your goods and services in the Federal Marketplace, understand certification programs such as 8a and Hubzone, learn the role of the SBA in Government contracting. When: First Wednesday of every month Time: 1-2:30 Guest Speaker 2:30-4:30 Changes Monthly Location:2828 N. Central Ave. Ste. 800 Phoenix, AZ 85004 Cost: FREE EVENT (parking will NOT be validated)</p>
Nov 06th, 2013 to Nov 06th, 2013 | 02:30pm - 04:00pm
175 East 400 South, #600
<p>Whether you are a start-up business, an existing business, or just looking at possibly going into business...this seminar is for you! Come learn about the Women's Business Center and we will show you a few critical tools that will help you to "jump start" your business!</p> <p> </p>
Nov 06th, 2013 to Nov 27th, 2013 | 04:00pm - 06:00pm
1001 Pennsylvania Avenue NW.
<p>The four sessions will be held consecutive Wednesday evenings from 5pm to 7pm. beginning April 10, 2013. As part of the course, you will receive an overview of DC's employment laws as they apply to small businesses, including: Hiring, Firing, and Performance Management; Employee Compensation and Classification; Wage and Hour Laws; Distinction between Employees and Independent Contractors; and Employment Discrimination  </p> <p>The course will be taught by employment law experts with experience dealing with small businesses.  It is designed for sole proprietors, members of business partnerships, general managers and owners of LLCs. The sessions will take place at the offices of Crowell & Moring, 1001 Pennsylvania Avenue NW.  (One block from Metro Center on the Red, Blue and Orange lines.) There is a $25 charge for the series to cover the cost of materials. Participants will receive a certificate of completion for from the D.C. Bar Pro Bono Program, DC SBDC and the DSLBD.</p>
Nov 07th, 2013 to Nov 07th, 2013 | 08:00am - 11:00am
274 Old Corvallis Rd.
<p>This is the 3rd Section of our Small Business Venture Training series and is intended to facilitate the writing of the finance section of a business plan and includes using income statements, balance sheets and cash flow statements.  Students will learn how to project and evaluate the financial performance of their small business.  Also covered is a discussion of the resources available andsteps necessary to obtrain debt or equity financing for a business (taught by Julie Foster, RCEDA)  It is recommended that students have moderate fluency in MS Excel.  Prior to enrolling in this class, please contact John Schneeberger at RCEDA 406-375-9416.</p> <p>Instructor: Lisa Glenn, CPA, Galusha, Higgins and Galusha</p> <p>Instructor: Julie Foster, RCEDA</p> <p> </p> <p>When:  Thursdays, May 2 - May 10        (Five 3 hour classes)           9am - 12 Noon</p> <p> </p> <p>Price:    $150</p> <p>              $185 with 1.5 continuing education credits</p> <p>Text: <em>Entrepreneurial Small Business </em>by Katz and Green, McGraw Hill.  New text purchase price is $188, used copies cost $73 or rental is $36 (Amazon and other internet retailers).  This text was also used for Section A and B and is an invaluable, up-to-date, resource.</p> <p> </p>
Nov 07th, 2013 to Nov 07th, 2013 | 08:00am - 11:00am
300 Fraser Purchase Road
<p align="center"><strong>A 5-Program Technology Boot Camp for Marketing Your Business</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>Technology Specialist Joe Polk will be presenting his five program technology series starting on March 28 and ending April 25. If you are looking to get started with online marketing or to improve the effectiveness of your current online marketing, this series will show you how. </p> <p>  </p> <p>Joe's easy to follow presentations will teach you how to:</p> <ul> <li> Put together an aesthetic and effective website.</li> <li> Make that website more visible.</li> <li> Track your visitors (aka potential customers).</li> <li> Get the word out about your business.</li> <li> Keep your computer information secure.</li> </ul>
Nov 07th, 2013 to Nov 07th, 2013 | 11:00am - 02:30pm
40 Davis Street
<p align="left" jquery1368034605528="607" jquery1368034891413="613">How to Start and Finance Your Business: This monthly seminar provides an overview on the steps to start a business along with an in-depth look at a business plan. Topics include business registrations, licenses, business structures, taxation, research tools, and what to expect in financing your business.</p> <p align="left" jquery1368034605528="608" jquery1368034891413="614">Attendees will learn:</p> <p align="left" jquery1368034605528="609" jquery1368034891413="615"> Unique lifestyle requirements involved in owning a business</p> <p align="left" jquery1368034605528="610" jquery1368034891413="616"> How to assess the feasibility of their business idea</p> <p align="left" jquery1368034605528="611" jquery1368034891413="617"> Differences between business organization structures</p> <p align="left" jquery1368034605528="612" jquery1368034891413="618"> How to develop a business plan</p> <p align="left" jquery1368034605528="613" jquery1368034891413="619"> How to obtain financing</p> <p align="left" jquery1368034605528="614" jquery1368034891413="620"> How to market their product or service</p> <p jquery1368034605528="615" jquery1368034891413="621"> The applications and licenses needed to start their company</p>
Nov 07th, 2013 to Nov 07th, 2013 | 11:00am - 12:00pm
<p>SBA-backed loans are made by participating lenders and are used to fund startup and existing service, retail construction, manufacturing businesses, and more.</p> <p>Attend a loan briefing to find out:</p> <ul> <li> types of loans available, eligibility and credit requirements</li> <li> things you need to prepare for a lender</li> <li> lenders who have been actively doing small business loans</li> <li> SBA resources to help you get ready   </li> </ul> <p><strong><em>Noon to 1 pm— the first Thursday of each month Participate from the comfort of your home or office via AT&T Connect.</em></strong> <strong>How it works:</strong>  Participate from the comfort of your home or office via AT&T Connect.  As a virtual attendee you can view the presentation on your computer and use your phone to hear the presenter and ask questions.  </p> <p> </p> <p style="margin-left: 18pt"><strong>1. Web Login:</strong></p> <p style="margin-left: 18pt"><strong>2. Meeting number: </strong>  8888582144</p> <p style="margin-left: 18pt"><strong>3. Access code:</strong>   1789554   Follow the prompts</p> <p style="margin-left: 18pt"><strong>4. Choose WEB participant</strong> do not select recommended client</p> <p style="margin-left: 18pt"><strong>5. Choose “Call Me”</strong> for the Audio Connection.  Enter your phone number.  An automated attendant will call you back immediately.</p> <p style="margin-left: 18pt">6. When prompted press 1 on your phone and you will be joined to the conference. </p> <p> </p>