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.
Instructor: Lisa Glenn, CPA, Galusha, Higgins and Galusha
Instructor: Julie Foster, RCEDA
When: Thursdays, May 2 - May 10 (Five 3 hour classes) 9am - 12 Noon
$185 with 1.5 continuing education credits
Text: Entrepreneurial Small Business 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.
A 5-Program Technology Boot Camp for Marketing Your Business
Technology Specialist Joe Polk will be presenting his five program technologyseries starting on March 28 and ending April 25. If you are looking toget started with online marketing or to improve the effectiveness of your current online marketing,this series willshow you how.
Joe's easy to follow presentations will teachyouhow to:
This three-hour offering will provide you with an overview of the critical first steps associated with starting a business from your home. It is designed specifically for those who are thinking about a new business venture. Participants will assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of home based business ownership, learn about the importance of planning, discuss legal and regulatory requirements and identify sources of funding.
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.
This workshop is sponsored by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the Lane SBDC. Are you looking for financing to start or grow your small business? Attend a free SBA loan briefing presented by an SBA loan specialist and learn more about your financing options.
Preregistration required three business days in advance.
Here's a chance to gather with your peers to discuss your topics of choice.
This Networking opportunity is facilitated by a SCORE Counselor for:
This no-cost event could be what you are looking for.
See you at the Evening Roundtable.
We are very pleased to announce that Chris Cassara of Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP has offered to continue to hold free legal clinics for small businesses in our office and outreach sites.
On the second Friday afternoon of each month, entrepreneurs and small business owners can meet one-on-one for 30 minutes to discuss general legal questions such as corporate structure, leases, contracts, insurance, employment, franchising, etc.
You will be able to schedule a confidential 30-minute meeting with Chris Cassara, a partner at Partridge Snow & Hahn, between 1:00 and 4:30 p.m. by calling MSBDCs office at 508-673-9783 x10. Any business participating in the clinic will be expected to sign a general waiver regarding conflicts, etc.
All services are provided by Partridge Snow & Hahn (PSH) which is not acting as an agent or representative of the Massachusetts Small Business Development Center (MSBDC) Network. By meeting with Partridge Snow & Hahn, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless the MSBDC from any and all claims and liability arising from your session with PSH.
Contact: Alison Moriarty at 508-673-9783 ext.10 to schedule a free & confidential 30-minute appointment
Cosponsored by Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP
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