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Oct 29th, 2013 to Oct 29th, 2013 | 09:30am - 03:00pm
UMA Bangor Campus
<p>A 60-hour course in business planning. The following topics are covered in depth: your customer, competition, marketing, record keeping, taxes, financing, legal aspects, and more. At the end of the class, you will have a completed business plan. There are also 3 monthly follow-up networking sessions at the completion of the class. Class size is limited to 15. You must complete an application, come to the orientation, have an individual interview, and be accepted into the class.</p> <p>This course qualifies for 3 Pass/Fail credits from the University of Maine at Augusta upon approval of your completed business plan and payment of a small processing fee. New VenturesTM is pre-approved for unemployment insurance recipients.</p> <p>Applications are due Friday, September 13. Orientation is Tuesday, September 17.</p> <p>Women, Work, and Community adheres to the University of Maine System's policy and shall not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status or gender expression, national origin or citizenship status, age, disability, or veterans status in employment, education, and all other areas of the University. The University provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.</p>
Oct 29th, 2013 to Nov 12th, 2013 | 06:30pm - 07:30pm
3375 Armar Drive
<p>Have you ever wondered if you were really ready to start your own business?  Here is your chance to find out at a class that is taught by proven winners.</p> <p>SCORE's esteemed "How to Really Start Your Business" Seminar is unique.  You get a lecture series on all critical aspects of starting or running a business.  Additionally, you benefit from examples throughout.  "Real-Life" examples from people who have "been there and done it well".  Winners all.  There's more:  Free follow-on mentoring, and if your wish, 6-hours of education; continued help.  All this for $59!!!</p> <p>There is limited seating so sign up today to answer your immediate questions about starting a business.  Let me know if you need other information.  Hope to see you there!</p>
Oct 30th, 2013 to Mar 30th, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:00pm

In this course, Tim Berry, business-planning expert and course creator, talks about his own history as a small-business owner, and provides examples and feedback on common questions for new business startups.

This course has three lessons:

  1. What is an Entrepreneur?
  2. Concept Kick Start
  3. Business Basics

Oct 30th, 2013 to Oct 30th, 2013 | 10:00am - 12:00pm
<p>In this course, Tim Berry, business-planning expert and course creator, talks about his own history as a small-business owner, and provides examples and feedback on common questions for new business startups.</p> <p>This course has three lessons:</p> <ol> <li> What is an Entrepreneur?</li> <li> Concept Kick Start</li> <li> Business Basics</li> </ol> <p> </p>
Oct 30th, 2013 to Nov 20th, 2013 | 05:00pm - 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 01st, 2013 to Nov 01st, 2013 | 12:00am - 12:00am
Wisconsin SBDC Centers
<p>The Small Business Development Centers conduct classroom training throughout the state that can provide skills and knowledge for entrepreneurs and small businesses.</p> <p>Classes revolve around various topics including business planning, starting and financing a business. </p> <p>Visit <a href="" title="SBDC Training" type=""></a></p>
Nov 04th, 2013 to Nov 05th, 2013 | 09:00am - 09:00am
1402 Corinth St.
<p>This class covers SBA's two formal certifications (8(a) and Hubzone).  The class will also address the Woman Owned Small Business, Serviced Disabled Veteran Owned, and Small Disadvantaged Business certifications.  The class should last roughly 2 hours. </p>
Nov 04th, 2013 to Nov 04th, 2013 | 12:00pm - 02:00pm
1 Federal Street
<p>Senior Business Advisor, Allen Kronick, of the Massachusetts Small Business Development Center will present the basics of starting a business. Oreste Varela, SBA Branch Manager, Springfield will present an overview of SBA programs/resources.</p>
Nov 04th, 2013 to Dec 04th, 2013 | 05:00pm - 07:30pm
1055 Wilshire blvd. 900B
<p>Este es un entrenamiento de 25 horas, en cual ayuda a las personas que quieran empezar su propio negocio pero no saben por dónde empezar. Este curso es una parte indispensable para cualquier empresario, pues nos permite hacer errores en la pizarra en vez de cometerlos en el mundo real. Los participantes pueden tomar ventaja de nuestros servicios gratuitos tal como hablar con un consultante de negocios sobre planes de negocio, licencias y permisos, y como obtener un préstamo.   Contenido del Curso:   -Claves del Éxito Empresarial -Plan de Negocio -Precio -Ventas y Mercadeo -Aspectos Legales -Elección de Su Entidad -Licencias y Permisos -Impuestos para Pequeños Negocios -Contabilidad/Mantenimiento de Riesgos -Gestión de Presupuestos y Flujo de Efectivo -Finanzas Empresariales -Préstamos Comerciales y Acceso a Capital</p>
Nov 05th, 2013 to Nov 05th, 2013 | 08:00am - 10:00am
380 East Parkcenter Blvd
<p> </p> <p>If you're a veteran please join us for a special Social Networking workshop for the specific needs of today's veterans.</p> <p> </p> <p>After completing this workshop participants should be able to:</p> <p> </p> <ul> <li>  Use Social Media effectively</li> <li>  Choose the right Social Media tools</li> <li>  Create a Facebook page</li> <li>   Create/manage Twitter & LinkedIn accounts</li> <li>  Apply the consumer decision buying process</li> <li>  Develop a game plan for implementation</li> </ul>