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January

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Topic: Access to Capital
This workshop is perfect for startup business or entrepreneurs with an idea. Participants will use GrowthWheel worksheets to think logically and strategically about their business concept. GrowthWheel is a visual toolbox for decision making and action planning for startup and growth companies. It helps entrepreneurs build their businesses through a simple action oriented process that stays true to the way most entrepreneurs think and work.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Topic: Business Planning
You bring your lunch and we will provide the education. Each week we will cover a different topic that will help you and your business gain knowledge and accelerate growth!
Speaker: Presented by SBDC Staff
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Topic: Legal Issues
Come prepared to register your business with the State of Ohio. A representative will discuss the different types of legal structures and assist participants with completing the forms for registering their business in the State of Ohio and obtaining a Federal EIN number. In order to attend the workshop there are a few things you must do: 1. You must have selected your business name and checked at the following website (copy and paste it into your browser) to be certain the name is available: http://www2.sos.state.oh.us/pls/bsqry/f?p=100:1:0::::: 2. You must be prepared to pay the business registration fee. 3. You must bring a check or money order payable to the Ohio Secretary of State.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Topic: Business Start-Up
Designed for new and pre-venture entrepreneurs. This FREE workshop is a pre-requisite to scheduling private one-to-one business advising sessions with SBDC counselors. You will discover if you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur. This workshop will focus on the business idea, logistics of a business, and the process of how to be successful. This workshop will introduce the steps in starting your own business, learn new techniques to make decisions and how to take actions, types of business structures, how to register your business with the Secretary of State, where to find resources, and more.
Speaker: Beth Gantz - SBDC Advisor
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Topic: Not Set
QuickBooks Level 1-Wednesday January 25th When: 9:00AM-3:00 PM Where: Hocking College Energy Institute (Hocking County) 30140 Iles Road, Logan, OH 43138
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Topic: Human Resources
Recent surveys suggest that well over half of today’s organizations are “planning to plan.” That is, they know they want to begin a Talent Planning process but don’t know where to begin or what the expected outcome should be. This introductory program provides an overview of best practices and research along with tools to tie talent planning with your companies strategic vision. This workshop focuses on existing businesses.
Speaker: Lisa Hutson, Director, SBDC
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Topic: Women’s Business/Certification
Woman Business Enterprise Certification Through the Ohio River Valley Women’s Business Council (ORV-WBC), your woman-owned business can be certified as a nationally recognized Woman Business Enterprise (WBE). Once certified, your business is listed in the national database, which is accessed by hundreds of corporations throughout the United States. Many corporations require that certification to extend a contract to your business. ORV-WBC drives economic empowerment and advocacy for Women Business Enterprises by strategically influencing and engaging private and public sector partners to significantly increase WBE spending within their organizations. Currently, more than 731 Ohio women-owned companies are certified through the region.
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Topic: Business Start-Up
New and pre-venture entrepreneurs will benefit from this FREE workshop. Focus will be on the business idea, logistics of a business and an organized pathway toward success. Steps in starting your own business, learn new techniques and how to take action on the many decisions facing small business ownership will be covered: business plans, business structure/choice of entity/name registration, legal matters, business insurance, accounting and taxation, marketing, small business banking and loans, how to register your business with the Secretary of State. Many resources available for small business success will be shared. Location: Rike Hall, Room 248
Speaker: Lori Minnich, Certified Business Advisor, SBDC
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Topic: Legal Issues
Do you want to hire employees, but are overwhelmed by employment regulations? In this class, Attorney at Law, Richard N. Selby, from Dworken & Bernstein Co., L.P.A. will discuss the many laws affecting how you manage employees, from hiring to firing and how to protect your small business from lawsuits. Topics covered include: *Compliance with local, state and federal employment laws to prevent harassment and discrimination and ensure employee privacy; *How to deal with angry employees, fines and lawsuits; *Payroll, overtime, wage/hours; *What not to ask in an interview and learn some important questions you should ask; *How to Give Feedback to Employees; *Employee Handbooks (what should be included) and Job description. This is a brown bag lunch and learn so bring your lunch if you choose! Presented by the Ohio SBDC at Lakeland Community College
Speaker: Richard N. Selby, Attorney at Law, DWORKEN & BERNSTEIN CO., L.P.A.
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Topic: Not Set
In this session you will discover if you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur. This workshop will focus on the business idea, logistics of a business and the process of how to be successful. This workshop will introduce the steps of starting your own business, new techniques to make decisions and how to take action, types of business structures, how to register with the Secretary of State and more
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Topic: Business Planning
Small Business Basics is a free, two hour seminar that answers your questions about starting, buying, or expanding a small business, Wednesday, January 25th, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Terra State Community College, Building D, Room 115, 2830 Napoleon Road, Fremont. To register, contact Bill Auxter, Center Director, Ohio Small Business Development Center at Terra State Community College, phone 419-559-2210 or email bauxter@terra.edu.
Speaker: Bill Auxter
Thursday, January 26, 2017 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Topic: Access to Capital
In this session we will create financial projections needed in business plans and for loan purposes Step by Step. Financial statements covered are 12 to 24 months Cash Flow Projections, 3yr Annual Cash Flow Statement, Projected Profit and Loss, and the Balance Sheet. Participants MUST have prerequisite work completed. As so, registration is by phone only. Prerequisites - Business must be registered with the state. - Business Plan Draft Completed with financial assumptions completed - Existing Owners - Project cost list or Executive Summary with description of how loaned funds will be utilized. - Start-Up Owners MUST have Start-up cost listing.
Speaker: SBDC Urban League Business Advisor - Felicia Townsend Ivey
Thursday, January 26, 2017 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Topic: Business Planning
You bring your lunch and we will provide the education. Each week we will cover a different topic that will help you and your business gain knowledge and accelerate growth!
Thursday, January 26, 2017 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM
Topic: International Trade
Export is a tremendous way to balance your business, create new sales opportunities and broaden your horizons. Find out how to prepare for export, learn ways to find and enter new markets, discover how to overcome barriers and risks and more. Discover the many free and low-cost opportunities to reach the rest of the world! Learn about federal, state and local assistance !
Location: Online
Thursday, January 26, 2017 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Topic: Accounting/Budget/Inventory Setup
The Recordkeeping for a Small Business workshop provides an overview of record keeping and is designed to help participants understand how record keeping can benefit their small business. Come learn the ways businesses keep vital records of their activities and track their day-to-day transactions in traditional accounting. Understand the structure, content, and application of a variety of record keeping forms and accounting methods. We’ll explore the differences and connections between record keeping, accounting, and financial management and learn about the requirements of a record keeping system. We’ll discuss the sources of documentation: income, purchases and business expenses. Some of the challenges we’ll cover include separation of business and personal finances; bank and credit card account reconciliation; petty cash, and purchase authorization.
Speaker: Presenter: Adrienne Heard, CBA.
Friday, January 27, 2017 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Topic: International Trade
Speaker will provide valuable information about current trends, marketing and economies of potential export targets.
Speaker: Michael Weidokal of ISA
Monday, January 30, 2017 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Topic: Business Start-Up
Designed for new and pre-venture entrepreneurs. This FREE workshop is a pre-requisite to scheduling private one-to-one business advising sessions with SBDC counselors. You will discover if you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur. This workshop will focus on the business idea, logistics of a business, and the process of how to be successful. This workshop will introduce the steps in starting your own business, learn new techniques to make decisions and how to take actions, types of business structures, how to register your business with the Secretary of State, where to find resources, and more.
Speaker: Beth Gantz, SBDC Advisor
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Topic: Business Planning
You bring your lunch and we will provide the education. Each week we will cover a different topic that will help you and your business gain knowledge and accelerate growth!
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Topic: Business Start-Up
Learn the essential basic components of business bookkeeping. Designed to help the newer or pre-venture business owner organize and keep track of their financials: business revenue and expenses, cash flow, using accounting software vs. spreadsheets and how to set up a basic chart of accounts. An introduction to QuickBooks will be shared. Accounting knowledge is not necessary.
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Topic: Business Start-Up
The essential components of business bookkeeping will be reviewed: keeping track of your business revenue and expenses, cash flow, using accounting software vs. spreadsheets and how to set up a basic chart of accounts. This workshop is designed to help the newer or pre-venture business owner organize and keep track of financials. An introduction to Quickbooks is included. Accounting knowledge is not neccesary.
Location: Online

February

Wednesday, February 01, 2017 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Topic: Marketing Planning
Knowing as much as possible about the customers and market your business serves is critical to your small business success! You need to know what type of customers to target, where to find them, the size of the market for your product or service, and to identify your competition. The Dayton Metro Library provides several resources that can help you answer these questions. Come join the Library’s Business Specialist who will demonstrate how you can use these resources to: Identify potential customers in the B2B and B2C arena; Find information on consumer demographics; Access reliable information on market size and critical trends; Identify and research your competition; Mine business publications for valuable information; Analyze potential business locations. You will take away tips to help formulate a clear description of the opportunity for your business. . Free resources will be emphasized, but we will also touch on some fee based services that may be helpful for those with the budget.
Speaker: Ann Riegle-Crichton, Business Specialist Dayton Metro Library
Wednesday, February 01, 2017 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Topic: Not Set
Speaker: Mary Hurlbert
Wednesday, February 01, 2017 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Topic: Business Planning
Small Business Basics is a free, two hour seminar that answers your questions about starting, buying, or expanding a small business, Wednesday, February 1st, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Ottawa County Improvement Corp., Conference Room, 8043 W. State Route 163, Oak Harbor. To register, contact Bill Auxter, Center Director, Ohio Small Business Development Center at Terra State Community College, phone 419-559-2210 or email bauxter@terra.edu.
Speaker: Bill Auxter
Wednesday, February 01, 2017 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Topic: Marketing Planning
This seminar will show you the value of using social media to reach your customers, members and prospects – plus how it can drive repeat business from your current customers, and how it can lead to new customers, members and volunteers! We’ll take a look at the 5 most popular social media networks – Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram – and discuss: what each network is about, what to post, how often to post, the business benefit of using each social network.
Speaker: Diane Helbig, author, speaker, and radio show host, Seize This Day, President
Wednesday, February 01, 2017 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Topic: Business Start-Up
Pre-business conference covering resources available in northeast Ohio, some of the legal issues and concerns facing entrepreneurs, business planning, and some of the financing options available.
Speaker: Holly Bolinger, Business Advisor, Small Business Development Cente
Fee: $ 10.00
Thursday, February 02, 2017 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Topic: Not Set
QuickBooks Level 1 Training When: Thursday, February 2, 2017 9:00 AM-3:00PM Where: Ohio University-Voinovich School, The Ridges, Building 22, 1st Floor Computer Lab
Thursday, February 02, 2017 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Topic: Tax Planning
All small business owners (new and established) will benefit from the 'Ask the Expert' open forum session. Individual tax questions will be answered by a tax planning professional along with common small business tax questions: What are My Self-Employed Tax Obligations? How Do I Make My Quarterly Payments? How Do I File My Annual Return? Home Office Deduction? An introduction to the online IRS Tax Center will be shared.
Friday, February 03, 2017 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Topic: Business Start-Up
At the conclusion of this class you will know what it takes to start a business. Some topics covered include: *Self Evaluation * Your business idea * Market research * Regulatory Steps * Ownership Structures (LLC, Corp, etc.) * Importance of a business plan * Funding sources *Free or Low Cost Business Resources *Networking and more. This class is located in Building T, room 209. You must be pre-registered, no walk-ins.
Monday, February 06, 2017 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Topic: Business Start-Up
An introduction to resources and the necessary requirements for starting your business in Ohio. Learn about vendor licensing, tax requirements, patents and all the fundamentals for your business plan. Participants leave with a "Starting Your Business in Ohio" kit.
Monday, February 06, 2017 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Topic: Business Start-Up
Pre-business conference covering resources available in northeast Ohio, some of the legal issues and concerns facing entrepreneurs, business planning, and some of the financing options available.
Speaker: Holly Bolinger, Business Advisor, Small Business Development Center
Fee: $ 10.00
Tuesday, February 07, 2017 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Topic: Business Planning
During this interactive and highly intense full-day session participants will learn to make the decisions that will help them take action to grow their business. Participants will learn to develop: 1. An attractive business concept 2. A strong organizational focus 3. A lasting customer relations strategy 4. A plan for creating profitable operations There is a $99 non-refundable fee per attendee (fee includes workbooks). There is a one-time opportunity to reschedule to attend the next session if for some reason a participant is unable to attend on the initial date registered.
Fee: $ 99.00
Tuesday, February 07, 2017 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Topic: Business Planning
You bring your lunch and we will provide the education. Each week we will cover a different topic that will help you and your business gain knowledge and accelerate growth!
Speaker: Presented by SBDC Staff
Tuesday, February 07, 2017 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Topic: Business Start-Up
This session is designed to provide the essential information you will need to help start your business.
Speaker: Larry Brown, Certified Business Advisor
Tuesday, February 07, 2017 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Topic: Business Planning
Planning a Business: Why do you need one? Anyone who is starting a business or thinking about starting a business will need to have a plan. Business plans can be boring and useless if not done properly. The Business Model Canvas is designed to focus the business on the strategic elements that matter most and have the greatest impact on driving growth. Learn the business blocks (infrastructure, customers, finances, resources, etc.) of business planning. You will leave with a great start to your business foundation and a road map to success.
Speaker: Beth Gantz - SBDC Advisor
Tuesday, February 07, 2017 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Topic: Business Start-Up
New and pre-venture entrepreneurs will benefit from this FREE workshop. Focus will be on the business idea, logistics of a business and an organized process toward success. Steps in starting your own business, learn new techniques and how to take action on the many decisions facing small business ownership will be covered: business plans, business structure/choice of entity/name registration, legal matters, business insurance, accounting and taxation, marketing, small business banking and loans, how to register your business with the Secretary of State. Many resources available for small business success will be shared.
Speaker: Lori Minnich, Certified Business Advisor, SBDC
Tuesday, February 07, 2017 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Topic: Business Start-Up
New and pre-venture entrepreneurs will benefit from this FREE workshop. Focus will be on the business idea, logistics of a business and the process of how to be successful. Steps in starting your own business, learn new techniques and how to take action on the many decisions facing small business ownership will be covered: business plans, business structure/choice of entity/name registration, legal matters, business insurance, accounting and taxation, marketing, small business banking and loans, how to register your business with the Secretary of State. Many resources available for small business success will be shared
Speaker: Lori Minnich, Certified Business Advisor, SBDC
Location: Online
Wednesday, February 08, 2017 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Topic: Business Planning
Small Business Basics is a free, two hour seminar that answers your questions about starting, buying, or expanding a small business, Wednesday, February 8th, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Seneca Regional Chamber of Commerce, Conference Room, 19 W. Market Street, Tiffin. To register, contact Bill Auxter, Center Director, Ohio Small Business Development Center at Terra State Community College, phone 419-559-2210 or email bauxter@terra.edu.
Speaker: Bill Auxter
Wednesday, February 08, 2017 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Topic: Business Start-Up
Designed for new and pre-venture entrepreneurs. This FREE workshop is a pre-requisite to scheduling private one-to-one business advising sessions with SBDC counselors. You will discover if you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur. This workshop will focus on the business idea, logistics of a business, and the process of how to be successful. This workshop will introduce the steps in starting your own business, learn new techniques to make decisions and how to take actions, types of business structures, how to register your business with the Secretary of State, where to find resources, and more.
Speaker: Beth Gantz - SBDC Advisor
Wednesday, February 08, 2017 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Topic: Accounting/Budget/Inventory Setup
Part I of Financial Accountability Series participants will learn how to how to complete and understand the business Cash Flow Statement. Part II of Financial Accountability Series is an interactive workshop focused on calculating profit and pricing. You will learn the importance of pricing your product or service for profit.
Speaker: Eric Anderson: MPG Management
Thursday, February 09, 2017 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Topic: Access to Capital
Thursday, February 09, 2017 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Topic: Access to Capital
Are you a Small Business Owner interested in finding out more about the Small Business Administration (SBA) loan programs? Have you ever considered selling your product or services to the Federal Government? Are you a banker, CPA or other professional who would like to know more about the SBA as a resource for your clients? Then join us for this SBA programs breakfast seminar designed to help small businesses that want to expand by providing information on the various SBA lending programs, government contracting programs and other SBA resources available. The SBA representatives will explain in detail the types of programs available, where to find the resources and what to know about the lending and government contracting application process. Topics to be discussed include: • Types of SBA Programs • Small Business Advantages • Finding the Resources • Building a Relationship with Your Banker and Finding SBA lenders • Understanding the Loan Application Process and Eligibility Criteria • Government Contracting Programs • Other Expansion Resources: Export Assistance Network Plus, network with peers and other professionals in the local small business community Presented by: • Thomas R. Sangrik, Lender Relations, U.S. SBA at the Cleveland District Office • Martin Gareau, Director of SBCC and SBDC Business Counselor at Lakeland • Raymond Graves, Lender Relations Specialist, U.S. SBA at the Cleveland District Office • John Renner, Supervisory Business Development Specialist, SBA •Thomas Hough, VP of Commercial Banking at Civista Bank Organized by the Small Business Development Center at Lakeland Community College and the Euclid Chamber of Commerce. Please note this takes place at the Euclid Public Library at 631 E 222nd St, Cleveland, OH 44123.
Thursday, February 09, 2017 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Topic: Business Planning
Whether you're pitching for funding or media Coverage, it's critical that your pitch stand out from the crowd. Learn to articulate your business proposition effectively. There is a $20 non-refundable fee per attendee. There is a one-time opportunity to reschedule to attend the next session if for some reason a participant is unable to attend on the initial date registered.
Fee: $ 20.00
Friday, February 10, 2017 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Topic: Not Set
QuickBooks Level 1 Training When: Friday, February 10, 2017 9:00 AM-3:00 PM Where: The Career Center (Washington County), 21740 State Route 676, Marietta, OH 45750
Friday, February 10, 2017 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Topic: Legal Issues
Do you have questions about the many legal aspects of owning and running a business. Topics include: Entity types-Sole proprietor, LLC or corporation, lease and contract issues, intellectual property-patents, copyrights and trademarks, protecting your intellectual property and naming your business or product. Entrepreneurs at any stage of business ownership are encouraged to attend, including start-ups, established businesses and inventors.
Speaker: Christopher A. Corpus, Chris Corpus Law Inc.
Monday, February 13, 2017 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Topic: Legal Issues
Do you have questions about the many legal aspects of owning and running a business. Topics include: Entity types-Sole proprietor, LLC or corporation, lease and contract issues, intellectual property-patents, copyrights and trademarks, protecting your intellectual property and naming your business or product. Entrepreneurs at any stage of business ownership are encouraged to attend, including start-ups, established businesses and inventors.
Speaker: Christopher A. Corpus, Chris Corpus Law Inc.
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Topic: Marketing Planning
TBA
Speaker: Presented by SBDC Staff
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Topic: Not Set
Beginning Excel Training When: Wednesday, February 15th 9:00AM-3:00PM Where: Hocking College Energy Institute-30140 Iles Road, Logan, OH 43138
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Topic: Business Planning
Small Business Basics is a free, two hour seminar that answers your questions about starting, buying, or expanding a small business, Wednesday, February 15th, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Erie County Chamber of Commerce, Conference Room, 604 W. Washington Street, Sandusky. To register, contact Bill Auxter, Center Director, Ohio Small Business Development Center at Terra State Community College, phone 419-559-2210 or email bauxter@terra.edu.
Speaker: Bill Auxter
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Topic: Business Start-Up
Appropriate for anyone who plans to start a business. Topics include business plans, business structure/choice of entity/name registration, legal matters, business insurance, accounting and taxation, marketing, small business banking and loans, and more. Also good for those who have been in business for less than 1 year.
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Topic: Business Planning
Necesitas un plan de negocios y el pensamiento por sí solo es suficiente en impedir el arranque. La mayoría de la gente ha visto más planes de negocios y plantillas de lo que le gustaría y están apagados por la idea de crear un documento tan importante. Trabajaremos juntos para crear su plan de principio a fin en cuestión de poco tiempo. Los participantes serán guiados por los elementos más importantes del plan de negocios y se irán con un gran comienzo para la fundación de su negocio. Apoyo a las empresas será suministrado a través del asesoramiento uno-a-uno.
Speaker: Randy Cedeño
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Topic: Business Start-Up
The New Business Information Session is a three hour, free seminar that will answer your questions about starting, buying, or expanding a small business. Presentation will consist of an overview of issues related to starting and operating a business such as business and financial planning, market demand and financing.
Speaker: Pat Newcomb, Certified Business Advisor
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Topic: Tax Planning
A small business tax seminar defining taxable income and allowable deductions for small business. Topics to be covered are common business deductions, how to report taxable income, rules for issuing and receiving 1099s, and more. Seminar is free but advance registration is required for a parking pass. To register, please call 330.375.2111 or email info@akronsbdc.org Seminar to be held on "M" Floor Room #904.
Speaker: Scott Shields, CPA, of Shields, Blice & Company CPAs
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Topic: Human Resources
Are you thinking about hiring your first employee but don't know where to start? Do you know if you can afford to hire someone to work in your business? Let us help you. We can answer your questions and help your business grow.
Speaker: Michele Hicks, owner of Lighthouse HR & Lisa Hutson, Director, SBDC
Thursday, February 16, 2017 5:30 AM to 7:30 PM
Topic: Business Planning
Planning a Business: Why do you need one? Anyone who is starting a business or thinking about starting a business will need to have a plan. Business plans can be boring and useless if not done properly. The Business Model Canvas is designed to focus the business on the strategic elements that matter most and have the greatest impact on driving growth. Learn the business blocks (infrastructure, customers, finances, resources, etc.) of business planning. You will leave with a great start to your business foundation and a road map to success.
Speaker: Beth Gantz - SBDC Advisor
Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Topic: Business Start-Up
A former business owner will walk you through the business planning process (including the financial section) and provide information on business entities and identifying your market niche. You'll also receive in-depth information on compliance issues such as taxes, deductions and employees. A section of this important workshop is dedicated to various funding programs and incentives.
Fee: $ 10.00
Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Topic: Technology
Create a free website through Google in just 60 minutes during this hands-on and fast moving interactive workshop. Participation prerequisites are as follows: 1. An established a gmail account 2. You must know your gmail account password 3. The website is free but to complete publishing activity participants will need to have a credit/debit card (participants can finish this step later if preferred, however, know that the credit/debit card will not be charged) As seating in this workshop is limited, there is a 5.00 non-refundable registration fee.
Fee: $ 5.00
Friday, February 17, 2017 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Topic: Not Set
Excel Part 1 Training When: Friday, February 17, 2017 9:00AM-3:00PM Where: Ohio University-Voinovich School, The Ridges, Building 22, 1st Floor Computer Lab, Athens, OH 45701
Friday, February 17, 2017 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Topic: Access to Capital
Learn more about the Small Business Administration: How does the SBA lending process work? What are eligible and ineligible applications for SBA-backed financing? What programs are available either directly or indirectly through the SBA that can benefit my business? What are the current trends with interest rates? What are the SBA-financed resources that can help my business? Find out the answers to these and many more related questions.
Speaker: Glenn Clevenger SBA District Director
Small Business Development Centers of Ohio U.S. Small Business Administration America's Small Business Development Center Network Ohio Development Services Agency
Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. The Ohio SBDC program is also funded in part by the Ohio Development Services Agency. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. For arrangements, call the Ohio SBDC at 614-466-2711 or (800) 848-1300 ex. 6-2711.
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