Do you have a business idea but need assistance to think through all of the details? This workshop will take you through the basics of putting your business idea on paper. You will learn the basic content of what is required to have an effective business plan. You will gain knowledge on how to think through some of your issues. It is the information that you need to attract people, money, and clients but it needs to be written. It helps you to describe your product or service, your market, and your potential clients and their needs. Going through the business plan process reveals to you the strengths and weaknesses of your ideas and how to improve them. It gives you the confidence to sell your idea to others. This process forces you to think through the critical issues in an organized way and sharpen your business skills. The business plan will help you prepare your roadmap for success. A SCORE Ventura County webinar.
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- February 8, 2023 10:30 am - February 8, 2023 12:00 pm
If you are a Consultant, or are considering becoming one, this webinar is for you! It doesn't matter what your specialty is: business management, social media marketing, information technology, security, personal image and credibility, and more. Ventura County SCORE covers it all. In just a few hours, you will learn powerful tips and strategies you can use right away, to attract, win and retain more of the most valuable clients. A Ventura County SCORE webinar.
- February 8, 2023 2:00 pm - February 8, 2023 3:30 pm
Have you thought about implementing an SEO campaign for your business, but are unsure what it is or how to do it? If so, this workshop is for you. Increase Sales & Leads Using SEO For Your Business Website teaches what SEO (Search Engine Optimization) is all about and why it is important, starting with how Google and other search engines rank websites. Participants gain insights into how search engines work and what Keywords are and why they are so important, as well as how Google algorithms change and how to adjust your marketing strategy accordingly. Strategies will be presented that attendees can implement immediately to advance their own SEO, such as creating and optimizing a traffic-building blog for your website. A SCORE webinar.
- February 14, 2023 10:30 am - February 14, 2023 12:00 pm
QuickBooks offers a lot of functionality to streamline the accounting process for businesses. However, all this functionality doesn't necessarily mean it's a time saver for you or your business. This is because you must be thorough with the multiple functions and stay organized to utilize their full potential. Accounting Expert Juliana Ramirez of JR Bookkeeping will walk you through the 5 Basic Functions of QuickBooks Online that are vital to the integrity of your company file and a key to assisting business owners stay organized. Join Ventura County SCORE for this interactive webinar where your specific questions will be answered through live demonstrations and demonstrating how the software can help manage income and expenses and track the financial position of your business. Ventura County SCORE will see how QuickBooks enables the user to invoice customers, pay bills, prepare for taxes and generate financial reports. A Ventura County SCORE webinar.
- February 16, 2023 10:00 am - February 16, 2023 11:30 am
Would you like to do what you love and have someone else foot the bill? Have you ever thought about corporate sponsors for your business, show, book, charity, speaking or events? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this webinar is for you! America’s most successful companies partner with sponsors. Why not you? Linda Hollander can help you. She is the author of the #1 best-selling book, Corporate Sponsorship in 3 Easy Steps, and the CEO of Sponsor Concierge. Linda has consulted with many entrepreneurs to help them profit from the awesome power of corporate sponsors and has 20 years of experience in business. Her corporate sponsors have included Microsoft, Wells Fargo, Epson, Citibank, Fed Ex, Health Net, Southwest Airlines, Bank of America, Staples, American Airlines, Walmart and IBM. A SCORE webinar.
- February 23, 2023 11:00 am - February 23, 2023 12:30 pm
When starting a company, many find digital advertising the most challenging part. However, digital advertising is quite simple; once you peel back some language, it becomes obvious how to advertise your business. This webinar solves just that. SCORE's tutorial will help you understand the basics, learn how to make a game plan (called a go-to-market strategy), and get started on this process to get your business out there. A SCORE.
- February 23, 2023 1:00 pm - February 23, 2023 1:00 pm
All businesses need capital to start operating and to grow. But many new or small companies do not know where to look to identify and secure the necessary seed capital or funding. Capital: Commitments 102 will teach you how to evaluate your funding needs and determine whether a debt or equity strategy is appropriate for your business. Financing options e.g., friends and family, crowd funding, angel investment, venture capital and institutional funds will be discussed. Plus, attendees will gain an understanding of how to craft a fiscal management strategy for growth. A SCORE webinar.
- February 28, 2023 6:00 pm - February 28, 2023 8:00 pm
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