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Jan 20th, 2014 to Jan 24th, 2014 | 07:00am - 07:00am
Where
Las Vegas Convention Center
Celebrating 40 years, WOC is the industry's only annual international event dedicated to the commercial concrete and masonry construction industries showcasing leading industry suppliers featuring innovative products, construction machinery, construction equipment, safety training courses and training, technologies and unlimited networking opportunities to give you new ways to sustain and grow your business. World of Concrete is considered by many to be one of the top shows in the industry. The outdoor exhibit areas, including the hugely popular masonry Construction's Challenge Competitions, Artistry in Decorative Concrete, The Concrete Producer's Challenge Competitions and other exciting demonstrations, make World of Concrete a unique spectator event as well! CS Argentina is actively promoting the event and recruiting a buyer delegation. http://www.worldofconcrete.com/ http://www.buyusa.gov/argentina/feriascongresosyexposiciones/exposicionesenestadosunidos/worldofconcrete/index.asp
Jan 20th, 2014 to Jan 20th, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Where
400 North 8th Street

The event is designed as an overview ofgovernement contracting of you areintended on doing business with the federal government.

10:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Government contracting overview

10:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Certifications Overview

10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. 8(a) Business Development Program

11:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. HUBZone Program

*Street parking or private lots are available in the downtown Richmond area. SBA does not validate parking.

Jan 20th, 2014 to Feb 19th, 2014 | 06:00pm - 08:30pm
Where
1055 Wilshire blvd. 900B

Este es un entrenamiento de 25 horas, en cual ayuda a las personas que quieran empezar su propio negocio pero no saben por dnde 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 prstamo. Contenido del Curso: -Claves del xito Empresarial -Plan de Negocio -Precio -Ventas y Mercadeo -Aspectos Legales -Eleccin de Su Entidad -Licencias y Permisos -Impuestos para Pequeos Negocios -Contabilidad/Mantenimiento de Riesgos -Gestin de Presupuestos y Flujo de Efectivo -Finanzas Empresariales -Prstamos Comerciales y Acceso a Capital

Jan 20th, 2014 to Jan 23rd, 2014 | 07:00pm - 07:00pm
Where
World of Concrete is the commercial construction industry's most important annual, international event where more than 1,300 exhibiting companies provide the latest products, technology and equipment across more than 605,000 net square feet of exhibit space. In 2013, there were 54,869 total attendees, including 8,416 international attendees from throughout the world, and all segments of the industry, including repair and demolition, information technology, materials handling, as well as concrete producers and masonry professionals. World of Concrete conference, seminar, and certification program (January 20-24) is a leader in the construction industry with more than 10,000 attendees participating in over 100 sessions each year. Targeted sessions include everything from concrete basics and decorative concrete to green building and best management practices. World of Concrete 2014 is the place to be for new opportunities to grow in the growing commercial construction industry. No other event offers you more - all the products, resources and valuable information you need to strengthen your entire operation.
Jan 21st, 2014 to Jan 24th, 2014 | 07:00am - 07:00am
Where
Las Vegas Convention Center
World of Concrete is the commercial construction industry's most important annual, international event where more than 1,300 exhibiting companies provide the latest products, technology and equipment across more than 605,000 net square feet of exhibit space. In 2013, there were 54,869 total attendees, including 8,416 international attendees from throughout the world, and all segments of the industry, including repair and demolition, information technology, materials handling, as well as concrete producers and masonry professionals. World of Concrete conference, seminar, and certification program (January 20-24) is a leader in the construction industry with more than 10,000 attendees participating in over 100 sessions each year. Targeted sessions include everything from concrete basics and decorative concrete to green building and best management practices. World of Concrete 2014 is the place to be for new opportunities to grow in the growing commercial construction industry. No other event offers you more - all the products, resources and valuable information you need to strengthen your entire operation.
Jan 21st, 2014 to Jan 21st, 2014 | 09:00am - 02:30pm
Where
Two Gateway Center, Suite 1501

(Pre-Registration Is Required). The attendance fee is $30 paid in advance, and $35 at the door. Registration Start at: 8:30AM - Program Start at: 9:00AM to 2:30PM.

SCORE (Counselors to America's Small Business) will offer an all-day workshop entitled 'Starting and Managing Your Own Business'. This comprehensive workshop is a must for individuals interested either in starting their own business or expanding their current business. The workshop is comprised of five separate one-hour lectures, each given by an expert in that particular field. The lectures are entitled: Lecture 1: Characteristics of Successful Entrepreneurs and Successful Companies Two out of every three new businesses will fail within five years. Learn some of the reasons why some companies succeed and some fail. Lecture 2: How to Finance Your Company There are fourteen ways a new business can be funded. Each of these ways will be discussed, from bank loans to SBA loans to venture capital to angel investors. Lecture 3: How to Write a Business Plan Business plans are an important tool for any business, especially if one is planning to borrow money. Learn what makes a good business plan. Lecture 4: Legal Aspects Learn how to register the name of your company, how to incorporate, how and where to register your company and many other important aspects of running a business. Lecture 5: Marketing Your business will not succeed unless you have a successful marketing effort! Learn some of the secrets for a successful marketing effort.

The cost of this all-day workshop is $35, and all attendees will receive a copy of our 150 page book entitled 'Starting and Managing Your Own Business in New Jersey'. Interested individuals can either register at the door or by e-mail to the above address.

Jan 21st, 2014 to Jan 21st, 2014 | 09:00am - 11:00am
Where
380 East Parkcenter Blvd

At this workshop, participants will have the opportunity to learn about the Small Business Administrations government contracting certifications as well as the many resources available through the Idaho Procurement Technical Assistance Center (Idaho PTAC) to help small businesses interested in selling to government agencies.

After completing this workshop participants should be able to:

  • Where to identify bid opportunities
  • Register and certify your business to contract with the Federal Government
  • Market your business to the Federal Government
  • Understand the bidding process

Jan 21st, 2014 to Feb 20th, 2014 | 09:07am - 12:10pm
Where
1055 Wilshire Blvd #900B

This is a 25-hour business start-up course for entrepreneurs that want to start a new business but dont know where to begin. It is an indispensable part of any entrepreneurial endeavor as it allows one to make mistakes on paper rather than in the real world. Participants can also take advantage of our free business counseling services in order to help them complete their business plan, receive the proper licenses and permits, and apply for start up business loans.

Jan 21st, 2014 to Jan 21st, 2014 | 09:30am - 10:30am
Where
webinar
Topic: Agriculture & Agribusiness Opportunities in Zambia Host: Interim Chief of Mission David Young Date, time, time zone for call: Tuesday, January 21, 2014; 9:30 a.m. EST (4:30 p.m. in Lusaka, Zambia) Deadline for RSVPs: Friday, January 17, 2014 Brief description of call: With access to 40 percent of the water in southern Africa and arable land covering one third of the country, Zambia’s untapped agriculture potential is enormous. American Agribusiness companies have an opportunity to operate large farm blocks for agriculture, poultry or livestock for domestic consumption and export to eight neighboring countries. Interim Chief of Mission David Young will host a panel including Economic Officer Adam Ross, Commercial Officer Srini Seetharahm, President of the American Chamber of Commerce Zambia David Vosburg, and officials of the Zambian Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock to discuss opportunities for American companies in the Agriculture and Livestock sector in Zambia.
Jan 21st, 2014 to Jan 21st, 2014 | 12:00pm - 03:00pm
Where
1116 Smith Street

Interested in the restaurant business? Whether youre just starting our or are looking to enhance your restaurant, this event will feature a presentation from Chef Matthew Grover about what it takes to make it in this highly competitive business.

After Chef Grover's remarks, he and business consultant Jeff Thomas will takequestions from the audience about their questions about this ever-changing industry.

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