Events and Workshops

April

★ Increase Sales and Profits with Pricing and Distribution Strategies

April 23 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Online

You’ve developed a wonderful new product or service and understand the costs but how should you price it? This workshop is part of SCORE’s Small Business Essentials series. We start...

★ Social Media Marketing Essentials for Business

April 24 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Online

Social media can be overwhelming for business owners. Which platforms. How often to post. What to post. This class will give you the basics every business owner should know as...

★ Preparándose para solicitar una licencia comercial (Applying for a business license)

April 25 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Online

Point of Contact: Maria EckProgram Format: Online Meeting (Live)Training Topics: Business Start-up/PreplanningDescription: Durante el seminario, se abordarán los pasos necesarios para obtener una licencia de negocio en Washington State y se discutirán...

★ Tax Essentials for New and Existing Business Owners

April 26 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Online

Paying taxes is inevitable. But reporting and paying the right amount of taxes timely is the goal you want to achieve to give you peace of mind and allow you to...

★ Comunidad de negocios latinos Skagit

April 26 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Tepic 150 Cascade Mall Drive Burlington, WA 98233

Esta reunión única ofrece un espacio para conectarse, aprender y compartir experiencias en español con total confidencialidad. Descubra recursos invaluables, experto conocimientos y orientación práctica adaptada a sus necesidades. ¡No...

★ 7 Seconds to Impact - Creating Extraordinary Elevator Pitches

April 30 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM via Zoom

At your next networking event you might only have 7 seconds to make an impression - MAKE IT COUNT!!! Learn how to craft and deliver a compelling pitch. You’ll gain critical awareness...

★ Accident Prevention for Restaurants with L&I

April 30 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Central Skagit Library 110 West State St. Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284

When an accident occurs at your workplace, are you ready to investigate?In this presentation from the experts at L&I, you’ll learn current statistics on workers’ compensation claims in the restaurant...

★ Una Charla con SBDC: Impulsando Emprendedores

April 30 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Online

Point of Contact: Maria EckProgram Format: TeleconferenceTraining Topics: Accounting/Budget, Business Plan, Business Start-up/PreplanningDescription:¿Tiene preguntas sobre cómo iniciar un negocio?Si está pensando en iniciar un negocio o está en las etapas iniciales,...

May

★ Intro to Business Live Webinar

May 01 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM via Zoom

This class is designed for those who are thinking about starting a business or in the early planning stages. Learn the fundamental elements of what makes a business successful, the...

★ Financing Your Small Business

May 02 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

This 2-hour workshop first help you determine how much financing you’ll need to get your business started. Having the proper amount of financing to start your business can be the...

★ Leadership Skagit 20th Anniversary Celebration

May 02 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Christianson's Nursery 15806 Best Road Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Presented by Barrett Financial Ltd.Celebrate 20 years of Skagit County connections with Leadership Skagit! Alumni and friends of Leadership Skagit are invited to Christianson’s Nursery to celebrate the program’s 20th...

★ APEX & SBDC First Friday Follow-Up - May

May 03 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Online

Point of Contact: Cara Buckingham (425) 248-4223Program Format: Online Meeting (Live)Training Topics: Government Contracting, Government Industrial Base (GIB) ReadinessDescription: Are you looking for a dedicated lunch hour to learn what it takes...

★ Getting Paid and Staying Competitive: International Payment Strategies for Small Business Exporters

May 09 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online

Program Format: Online Meeting (Live)Training Topics: Business Financing, International TradeDescription: You have a foreign buyer and are negotiating a contract, but how are you going to get paid? How do you structure...

★ Quickbooks Online - curso basico para principiantes

May 09 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Online

Point of Contact: Maria EckProgram Format: Online Meeting (Live)Training Topics: Accounting/Budget, Business Financing, Cash Flow Management, Managing a BusinessDescription: This will be a Spanish presentation. Quickbooks Online - curso basico para principiantes(Quickbooks Online...

★ Become a Small Business Owner Through Franchising

May 10 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Online

This franchising workshop is designed both for individuals at the early stage of considering franchising as a career option and those actively considering a franchise but not yet signed the agreement. Topics covered include:·      Understand...

★ Creating a Quick Business Plan in 3 Hours

May 21 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Online

Join us and other entrepreneurs in this hands-on workshop where you will write your “Unique Value Statement” for your new product or service. This is a concise description of your...

★ Small Business: How to Launch Successfully

May 30 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Online

Point of Contact: Small Business CenterProgram Format: Online Meeting (Live)Training Topics: Business Start-up/PreplanningDescription: This no cost webinar is hosted by the Washington SBDC at Green River College (GRC). In this class, the presenter...

★ The Key to Business Success is Authentic Leadership

May 30 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Online

"The Key to Business Success is Authentic Leadership" workshop is designed for entrepreneurs who want to optimize their business' potential. In this workshop, you will discover the distinction between managing...