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Feb 04th, 2014 to Feb 06th, 2014 | 07:00am - 07:00am
Where
Las Vegas Convention Center
The NAHB International Builders' Show® (IBS), now part of Design & Construction Week (Collocating with the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show) is one of the largest building industry tradeshows in the world and the largest annual light construction and residential building industry trade show in the United States. This year the IBS is 70 years old, will have nearly 400,000 square feet of exhibit space and attract over 50,000 attendees. In addition to the exhibition, the IBS offers nearly 165 educational sessions and is host to construction-related meetings, special events and workshops. Virtually any and every product used in light construction or residential home building will be featured. The IBS is a must-attend event for all home building industry professionals.
Feb 04th, 2014 to Feb 04th, 2014 | 09:00am - 12:00pm
Where
1519 Clearlake Road

February 4, 2014

Intro to Federal Government Contracting

9:00am to Noon

Location: EFSC Cocoa Campus, 1519 Clearlake Rd.

Clark Maxwell, Jr. Lifelong Learning Center (Bldg. 3), Rm. 103

A three-hour seminar providing an examination of the federal government

procurement process. Topics include the Federal Acquisition Regulation

(FAR), acquisition principles, definitions, ethics, contract clauses,

procurement methods, contract types, socio economic programs, and

marketing. The program cost is $30. Course number is 71068.

Reservations are required. Register online at: www.easternflorida.edu/

go/sbdc or call the SBDC at 433-5570 or 433-5514.

Feb 04th, 2014 to Feb 25th, 2014 | 09:00am - 12:00pm
Where
1519 Clearlake Road

February 4, 11, 18 & 25 (Tuesdays)

Government Contracting Series

9:00am to Noon

Location: EFSC Cocoa Campus, 1519 Clearlake Rd.

Clark Maxwell, Jr. Lifelong Learning Center (Bldg. 3), Rm. 103

A four-part series on how to do business with the federal government,

GSA Schedules, Legal (Contractor Team Agreements) and Bids &

Proposals. Series cost is $80 or each class is $30. Series CRN 71067.

Register online at: www.easternflorida.edu/go/sbdc

Feb 04th, 2014 to Feb 04th, 2014 | 09:00am - 10:00am
Where
webinar
Topic: Direct Line Indonesia Host: Ambassador Robert Blake Date, time, time zone for call: Tuesday, February 4, 2014; 9:00 a.m. EST (21:00 local) Deadline for RSVPs: Wednesday, January 29, 2014 Brief description of call: With the upcoming general elections and a changing internal and external economic environment, 2014 could be a pivotal year for Indonesia and its economy. Ambassador Robert Blake will share his insights about the current business climate in Indonesia and opportunities for U.S. businesses. He will also discuss how this year’s elections are expected to impact the economy and investment environment.
Feb 04th, 2014 to Feb 04th, 2014 | 09:00am - 10:00am
Where
webinar
Topic: Doing Business in Indonesia Host: Ambassador Robert Blake Date, time, time zone for call: Tuesday, February 4, 2014; 9:00 a.m. EST (21:00 local) Deadline for RSVPs: Wednesday, January 29, 2014 Brief description of call: With the upcoming general elections and a changing internal and external economic environment, 2014 could be a pivotal year for Indonesia and its economy. Ambassador Robert Blake will share his insights about the current business climate in Indonesia and opportunities for U.S. businesses. He will also discuss how this year’s elections are expected to impact the economy and investment environment.
Feb 04th, 2014 to Feb 04th, 2014 | 09:00am - 11:00am
Where
380 East Parkcenter Blvd

An introduction of key fundamental business concepts including: Customer Value, Business Plans, Research Resources, Legal and Regulatory Concerns, Taxation, Liability, Financial Statements, Marketing and Strategic Planning Tools for small businesses.

After completing this workshop participants will be better prepared to:

  • Create a business plan
  • Choose a business structure
  • Identify ways to obtain financing
  • Understand basic accounting
  • Generate marketing ideas
  • Recognize the role of Human Resources
  • Articulate your value proposition

Feb 04th, 2014 to Feb 04th, 2014 | 09:00am - 11:00am
Where
380 East Parkcenter Blvd

After completing this workshop participants should be able to:

  • Use Social Media effectively
  • Choose the right Social Media tools
  • Create a Facebook page
  • Create/manage Twitter & LinkedIn accounts
  • Apply the consumer decision buying process
  • Develop a game plan for implementation
Feb 04th, 2014 to Feb 04th, 2014 | 11:45am - 01:00pm
Where
2302 West Main Street

Major Sponsor for this Roundtable is First State Bank of Newcastle!

Lunch is paid for by First State Bank of Newcastle!

FREE Lunch and Presentation; RSVP by Monday, September 2, 2013 by noon;

Please RSVP: Susan Rezanina at 307-261-6520 or email susan.rezanina@sba.gov

Sponsored by: First State Bank of Newcastle, Small Business Administration and a special thanks to Newcastle Chamber of Commerce.

Feb 04th, 2014 to Feb 04th, 2014 | 01:00pm - 02:00pm
Where

The HUBZone office offers eligibility assistance on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. CENTRAL.

You are invited to call 1-888-858-2144 Access code 3061773#.

This is an interactive conference call where HUBZone staff will present a specific eligibility topic followed by a general question session.

Firms seeking specific status of its application or answers about the supporting documentation requested, need to E-mail the SBA HUBZone Business Opportunity Specialist working on the application because that person would be in the best position to provide individual assistance.

Feb 04th, 2014 to Feb 04th, 2014 | 06:30pm - 08:30pm
Where
3375 Armar Drive

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.

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 you wish, 6-hours of education; and continued help.

All this for $59!!! Register now!

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!

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