If you are willing to roll up your sleeves and work with the instructors in this workshop, you'll gain a good understanding of the specific challenges and opportunities you will face during the journey. You will learn about financial plans, a marketing plan, and an estimation of the funding you will need to get started. Register
2022 FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND Join Broward County's Office of Economic and Small Business Development (OESBD) and partners at the Florida International Trade and Cultural Expo (FITCE) October 19th & 20th at the Greater Fort Lauderdale / Broward County Convention Center. General Admission is FREE - Learn more and register
CULTURAL EXPO (FITCE)
Paycheck Protection Program borrowers: If your loan is $150,000 or less, you may be eligible to apply for direct forgiveness through the SBA, using their online portal. Follow the steps below. 1. Find out if your lender is participating. 2. Watch a video about how to use the portal. 3. Apply for forgiveness.
Essentials for Entrepreneurship Development
Entrepreneurship is challenging, but a potentially rewarding experience. This free webinar will provide an overview of the entrepreneurship lifestyle, and what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur while maintaining work/life balance. Monday, July 18 • 6PM • Webinar • Free • Register Here
Ask an Expert - Solutions to the Challenges of Rural Business Ownership
Join us for this hour-long session solely dedicated to answering your questions by an expert panel, including members from the USDA and SCORE Mentor Kent Adams, who specializes in assisting rural business owners.Tuesday, July 19 • 1PM • Webinar • Free • Register Here
Make Your Website Work For You
Learn how to create a search-friendly website that drives user action and supports your goals. We'll also introduce you to free Google tools that can help you improve the likelihood that your ideal customer will find your website on Google.Tuesday, July 19 • 6PM • Webinar • Free • Register Here
How to Perform Insightful Market Research
Are you looking to identify who your prospective customers are and create targeted B2B and B2C prospective customer lists?
Discover the power of Mergent Intellect, which contains detailed company profiles, industry overviews, and forecasts powered by Dun & Bradstreet; custom market research; residential contact information and consumer data powered by Claritas/Nielsen.
Learn how to filter and export lists at will based on company criteria like location, size, revenue, industry NACIS/SIC codes, to target your B2B potential clients, or based on demographics to target your B2C prospective customers. Once you have the lists, you can use traditional or digital marketing channels to nurture and sell to them.
Wednesday, July 20 • 12PM • Webinar • Free • Register
Excel - Basic
In this introductory Excel session, you will learn from realistic examples and the most common functionalities from instructors with 20 years of experience in the IT Training industry.
Wednesday, July 20 • 6:30PM • Webinar • Free • Register
Three Simple Strategies To Stand Out In A Crowd
In a world where competition is fierce, it’s difficult to stand out. Brands like Amazon, Apple and Walmart command a large share of the market, making effective differentiation one of the main challenges small businesses face. It’s difficult, but not impossible–and it’s important to your success.
Learn to analyze, implement and market three key strategies to make your company stand out in a crowd:
- Your unique selling proposition
- The power of networking
- The importance of a memorable brand
Wednesday, July 27 • 6:00PM • Webinar • Free • Register