EVENTS (NEVADA)
JANUARY 5

Webinar - Are you a veteran looking to start or grow your business?

 

There is an old saying that says “the fortune is in the follow up”.

 

This class covers the programs and services the Small Business Administration (SBA) offers to veterans to help start and grow a business. Although the SBA is usually associated with loans, this overview will run through the SBA Loan Programs as well as our other programs and services including Counseling, Export Assistance, Government Contracting, SuretyBonds, and Disaster Assistance. Some of these services are for all businesses, while others are specifically for veterans.

 

Date:Friday, January 5, 2018

Time:11:00 AM – 12:30 PM EST

Register:Register here

Location: ONLINE

JANUARY 6

Managing Employees For Success

 

Hiring great employees is one of your most important decisions as a business owner. The right team can drive growth and success. The objective of this course is to provide techniques and training as how to be a great manager. The course content will cover how to:

  • Effectively communicate with employees
  • Listen to verbal and non-verbal feedback
  • Provide feedback that leads to improved performance not dissatisfaction Problem solve employee related issues
  • Develop winning conflict management skills Negotiate.
  • Be the best manager you can be. Well managed employees will surpass your expectations!


Date:Saturday, January 6, 2018

Time:9:00 AM to 12:00 PM PST

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Location: Urban Chamber of Commerce
1951 Stella Lake St., Suite 30
Las Vegas, NV 89106

JANUARY 11

Best Practices When Buying or Selling A Business

 

If you are thinking of buying or selling a business, upfront planning is critical. Learn from the experts how to best manage the process from preparing to buy or sell, tools to optimize the value if you are selling or buying, accessing the competition, how to negotiate and managing the transition.

 

Date:Thursday, January 11, 2018

Time:6:30 PM to 9:00 PM PST

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Location: El Cortez Resort & Casino (Fiesta Room)
600 Fremont Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101-5614

JANUARY 11

How to Get High-Paying Clients

 

Why work for low-paying clients when, for the same amount of work, you can have high-paying clients?

 

In this lively and valuable webinar, USA TODAY’s small business columnist Steve Strauss will show you how and where to find bigger, better and higher-paying clients and customers.

 

Date:Thursday, January 11, 2018

Time:1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Location: ONLINE

JANUARY 13

How to Start and Operate a Home Based Business

 

Are you thinking about starting a home based business or are you already operating this type of small business. There are a lot of important points to think about as you move forward. In this seminar, a variety of topics will be discussed including:

  • What personal characteristics are required to succeed in a home business?
  • How should you set up your office for business success?
  • What are the Nevada business license requirements?
  • What are the business and home office tax deductions?
  • How do you obtain financing for a business in your home?
  • Creating an internet domain and establishing a social media strategy for a home based business
  • The importance of accurate accounting and record keeping for successful tax preparation

 

Date:Saturday, January 13, 2018

Time:9:00 AM to 11:30 AM PST

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Location: Wells Fargo, Henderson Business Resource Center
112 Water Street
Henderson, NV 89015

JANUARY 18

How to Structure A Business Entity: Sole Proprietorship, Corporation or Limited Liability Corporation

 

Knowing how to properly structure and manage your business's legal entity is essential for both start-up and existing businesses. In this FREE seminar, you will learn about the different types of business legal entities, including sole proprietorships, corporations, and limited liability companies (LLC) and which is right for you.

 

Date:Thursday, January 18, 2018

Time:5:00 PM to 7:00 PM PST

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Location: West Charleston Library
6301 W. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89146

JANUARY 20

How To Write A Successful Business Plan

 

The business plan provides a roadmap for your venture. It will contribute to your long term success and help you avoid costly mistakes for your business. This seminar will provide the tools you need to develop a detailed action plan to move your business idea forward successfully.

 

Date:Saturday, January 20, 2018

Time:10:00 AM to 12:00 PM PST

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Location: Urban Chamber of Commerce
1951 Stella Lake Street, Suite 30
Las Vegas, NV 89106

JANUARY 25

Uncover the Untapped Revenue in Your Business

 

What do Starbucks, Disney and Apple have in common with your small business? After attending this session, you will all use a similar method for taking your business to the next level.

 

Date:January 25, 2018

Time:1:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Standard Time

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Location: ONLINE

JANUARY 27

How to Get “Yes” for Your Business Loans

 

Every business owner needs financial resources to support the business operations and invest in growth initiatives. This class will provide information as how to successfully secure a business loan. Lenders are looking for loan packages from borrowers with a good idea and relevant experience. Topics covered in this class include:

 

  • What is a completed loan package?
  • What financial metrics over what time frame are required by lenders?
  • What information is most important for a successful outcome?
  • What happens to a loan package once it is submitted?
  • Who will review your document and what is their role in the final decision? What type of repayment plan is best for your business needs?

 

Date:Saturday, January 27, 2018

Time:9:00 AM to 11:30 AM PST

Link: REGISTER

Location: Urban Chamber of Commerce
1951 Stella Lake St., Suite 30
Las Vegas, NV 89106