The Power of Networking
You’ll learn from a networking expert how to make the most of your mingling. From the elevator pitch to how to choose the best networking events to participate in — this is a workshop not to be missed.
After attending this workshop, you will have the skills to network with greater effectiveness and have a better understanding of the benefits of strategic networking.
What SCORE & SBA Can Do For You
After an introduction to the small business resources available for all types of small business through the Small Business Administration (SBA), you’ll learn what the SCORE program provides and how to find your nearest SCORE counselor.
After attending this workshop, you will have a local resource to assist you with your small business needs through counseling and the mentoring of retired successful professionals.
Small Business Creative Marketing
You’ll learn how identifying your brand and brand touch points can serve as a launching pad for creative ideas and approaches to market your business and promote your services as an independent Notary.
After attending this workshop, you will be able to better articulate your brand, understand the meaning and value of brand touch points and discover innovative, out-of-the-box ways to promote your business.
Small Business Accounting
This workshop will provide an introduction to Quickbooks, the popular small business accounting software.
After attending this workshop, you will be able to set up a Quickbooks accounting profile for your business and manage your business’ finances through this easy-to-use tool.
How to Create a Business Plan
If you want to succeed in business, it is essential that you have a well thought-out business plan. A business plan is a road map for your business. During this workshop, presented by the Las Vegas Small Business Development Center, you’ll gain an introduction to the SBDC network, and learn the fundamental steps to putting together a business plan for your small business.
After attending this workshop, you will be able to know what resources may be provided by a Small Business Development Center (SBDC) near you and have the tools to write a business plan.
Making the Most of Your Website
It’s more important than ever for your business to have a website. At this workshop, led by the Group Product Manager for Intuit Websites, you’ll learn why websites work, how they work, and how easy it is to create your own website using Intuit’s website-building software tools.
After attending this workshop, you will take away the necessary pieces to include in your site, how to register a domain, and even be able to have a website designed and built in minutes with Intuit's website design tools.
Small Business Strategic Planning
This workshop presents the fundamental devices used in crafting a strategy for a business venture. The workshop, presented by the Las Vegas Small Business Development Center, will introduce you to the SBDC network plus put forth the innovative mechanisms of internal and external strategy which are based on the strategy-making processes of successful growing ventures.
After attending this workshop, you will be able to present your business’ mission, vision, and goals, and how to craft your strategy from these objectives.
Learn how social media can be used to generate contacts, build networks and generate revenue. With practical examples and a basic introduction to the world of LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter — this workshop will get you — and keep you connected online.
After attending this workshop, you will be able to include social media as part of your overall promotional strategy and establish accounts on the leading social networking sites.