What's New - Business
Have you ever wondered about doing business with the government? Join us for this series of free workshops at Library 21c, presented by Certify to Success. Registration is required. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Procurement Certification Alphabet Soup
Learn the how to and benefits of 8(a), SDB, DBE, WBE, MBE, SBE, ESB, WOSB, EDWOSB, SDVOSB … and who accepts each.
Thu., March 19 from 3 - 4:30 p.m. Click here to register.
- Strategies to Overcome “Contract Bundling”
Learn methods to utilize tools (i.e. socio-economic certifications, strategic alliances, etc.) to level the procurement playing field.
Thu., April 16 from 3 - 4:30 p.m. Click here to register.
- Does Your Business Plan You?
Learn to plan products/services, marketing and financing for growth, collaboration, and/or writing proposals.
Thu., May 14 from 3 - 4:30 p.m. Click here to register.
- Systemize Your Small Business
Learn the difference between owning a business and owning a job. Understand how systems will affect your expansion, mergers, sale, and government contracting.
Thu., June 18 from 3 - 4:30 p.m. Click here to register.
- Staying on Top of Your Market
Stay ahead of market changes in your industry. Designed for companies who want to contract with the government or take their businesses to the next level.
Thu., Sept. 17 from 3 - 4:30 p.m. Click here to register.
- Succession Planning for Your Business
Critical elements of developing your company’s plan of operation, and plans for loss of key employees/owners including owner’s exit.
Thu., Oct. 15 from 3 - 4:30 p.m. Click here to register.
- The Power of She
Women, veterans, and minority owners will learn to level the playing field to increase the bottom line. Learn the importance of strategic alliances and ways to leverage public policy.
Thu., Nov. 12 from 3 - 4:30 p.m. Click here to register.
JumpStartToSuccess bundles hands-on development of the important tools small businesses need to procure government contracts.
Wed., Jan. 28; Thu., March 26; Thu., May 28; Thu., Sept. 24
8(a) InADay offers hands-on instruction in preparing your application for 8(a) Business Development Program certification.
Wed., Feb. 25; Thu., April 23; Thu., June 25; Thu., Oct. 22
TalkGovBiz,TheExperience is made up of two hands-on, intensive, fee-based workshops providing support for small businesses in obtaining resources and certifications to procure government contracts. For more information about TalkGovBiz,TheExperience, email email@example.com or visit ppld.thankyou4caring.org/TalkGovBiz.
These workshops focus on key areas of business development essential to procuring government contracts such as socioeconomic certifications, developing strategic plans, and the development of marketing materials. Each of these workshops take place from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. at Library 21c. Registration is required. To register online, visit ppld.thankyou4caring.org/TalkGovBiz. To pay by check, click here.
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