Oct
27
Fri
Dallas Metropolitan SBDC: Loan Tips
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn how to qualify for a loan from a banker.

Prepare for the loan process to understand what bankers and lenders are looking for when providing small business financing.

Presenter:  G. Edwards, Business Advisor

Online registration is required 48 hours prior to attending this class.  Please register by 5:00 p.m. on October 5, 2017.

Disclaimer: The DCCCD, North Texas SBDC, Dallas Metropolitan SBDC, partners, associates, employees and the instructor of this session do not provide legal advice. The information provided in this workshop is not intended to be a substitute for advice from an attorney.

Nov
1
Wed
Collin SBDC – Marketing Wonderland
Nov 1 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

SPECIAL HOLIDAY LIVESTREAM

We’re excited to be partnering with Google, Facebook, Square, Constant Contact and the U.S. Small Business Administration to host a free livestream workshop on November 1st to help you grow your business online in time for the holiday season!
Plan now to join us and please forward this to anyone you think would benefit from this free webinar!

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Bring your laptop to be an active participant!

Collin College
4800 Preston Park Blvd.
Room 424
Plano, TX 75093

Nov
6
Mon
Government Contracting SBDC: SBA Certification Class
Nov 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The SBA Certification Class provides a general understanding of the three core procurement certification programs. An SBA representative will be presenting the information to help you determine which one(s) might be appropriate for your business.

  • Federal Woman-Owned Small Business Contracting Program
  • 8(a) Business Development
  • Historically Underutilized Enterprise Zone (HUBZone) Program

If you have any questions, contact us at 214-860-5889

Nov
8
Wed
Government Contracting SBDC: Essential Small Business Marketing Tools for Federal Contracting
Nov 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Essential Small Business Marketing Tools for Federal Contracting training is designed to assist small business owners to determine if small business certificaiton programs can be an effective marketing technique to grow their business with federal government.

This training will include:

  • Market research (identify your federal customer)
  • How to effectively market your business to the government
  • How to reach out to the appropriate government contacts
  • How to sharpen your presentation skills

If you have any questions, please contact us at 214-860-5889.

Nov
10
Fri
Dallas Metropolitan SBDC: Orientación en español (Dallas)
Nov 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Aprenda cÛmo los servicios del Dallas Metropolitan SBDC pueden ayudar a iniciar o crecer su negocio. Temas incluyen:

plan de negocio
regulaciÛn/licencias
prestamos
estructuras legales
impuestos federales
estales
y m·s

Presentador: S. Bento

Se requiere registro previo. La fecha límite para registrarse es el Noviembre 8 de 2017 a las 5:00 pm. No habrá registro en el sitio.

Descargo de responsabilidad: El DCCCD, North Texas SBDC, Dallas Metropolitan SBDC, socios, asociados, empleados y el instructor de esta sesión no proporcionan asesoramiento legal. La información proporcionada en este taller no pretende ser un sustituto del asesoramiento de un abogado.

Dallas Metropolitan SBDC: Small Business Start-up Workshop
Nov 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Come learn about the expertise available to entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs from one of the largest management assistance programs serving small businesses in the United States. SBDCs assist start-up and existing businesses to start, expand and remain competitive in the complex market place and ever-changing global economy. This session will provide participants with information on the in-depth management and technical assistance provided by the North Texas SBDC Network throughout the 49 counties in northeast Texas.  Our only mission is to accelerate the economy by helping entrepreneurs grow sustainable businesses.

Presenter:  Gordon Edwards, Business Advisor

Pre-registration is required by November 8, 2017 at 5:00 pm. No onsite registration will be available.

Disclaimer: The DCCCD, North Texas SBDC, Dallas Metropolitan SBDC, partners, associates, employees and the instructor of this session do not provide legal advice. The information provided in this workshop is not intended to be a substitute for advice from an attorney.

Nov
16
Thu
Government Contracting SBDC: Introduction to GSA Schedules
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Introduction to GSA Schedules addresses the procedures, tips, and best practices on how a company can become a GSA schedule contractor. The main topics are: (1) Market research and information gathering, (2) Understanding the solicitation process, and (3) Preparing the offer and obtaining the contract.

This 2-hour seminar is presented in 2 parts:

  1. Based on market research, determine if GSA is the the right contracting vehicle for your business.
  2. Get into the details of submitting a solicitation and working through the contract process.

Instructor: Albert Garza, SBU Director, Greater Southwest Region

If you have any questions contact us at: 214-860-5889.

Nov
17
Fri
Government Contracting SBDC: Orientation (Collin)
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Government Contracting SBDC Orientation Classes are an overview of government contracting at the federal, state, and local levels. SBDC business advisors help to address the intimidation factor, confusion, and complexity of government contracting.

Build your business and receive professional help in the process. We want to help you and your business succeed!

If you have any questions, please contact us at (214) 860-5889.

Dallas Metropolitan SBDC: Orientation (Cedar Hill)
Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Learn how the services of the Dallas Metropolitoan Small Business Development Center can assist starting and growing your businesss. A few of the topics included are: what it takes to be an enterpreneur, financing your business, and developing a business plan.

Presenter: Loletha Moore, Business Advisor, Dallas Metropolitan SBDC

Pre registration is required. Deadline to register is November 15, 2017 at 5:00 pm. No onsite registration will be available.

Disclaimer: The DCCCD, North Texas SBDC, Dallas Metropolitan SBDC, partners, associates, employees and the instructor of this session do not provide legal advice. The information provided in this workshop is not intended to be a substitute for advice from an attorney.

Nov
21
Tue
Government Contracting SBDC: Orientation (Tarrant)
Nov 21 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

The Government Contracting SBDC Orientation Classes are an overview of government contracting at the federal, state, and local levels. SBDC business advisors help to address the intimidation factor, confusion, and complexity of government contracting.

Build your business and receive professional help in the process. We want to help you and your business succeed!

Dec
1
Fri
Dallas Metropolitan SBDC: Orientation (Dallas)
Dec 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Learn how the services of the Dallas Metropolitan Small Business Development Center can assist starting or growing your business. A few of the topics included are: what it takes to be an entreprenuer, financing your business, and developing a business plan.

Registration ends on November 29, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.

Disclaimer: The DCCCD, North Texas SBDC, Dallas Metropolitan SBDC, partners, associates, employees and the instructor of this session do not provide legal advice. The information provided in this workshop is not intended to be a substitute for advice from an attorney.

Dec
4
Mon
Government Contracting SBDC: SBA Certification Class
Dec 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The SBA Certification Class provides a general understanding of the three core procurement certification programs. An SBA representative will be presenting the information to help you determine which one(s) might be appropriate for your business.

  • Federal Woman-Owned Small Business Contracting Program
  • 8(a) Business Development
  • Historically Underutilized Enterprise Zone (HUBZone) Program

If you have any questions, contact us at 214-860-5889

Dec
8
Fri
Dallas Metropolitan SBDC: Orientación en español (Dallas)
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Aprenda cÛmo los servicios del Dallas Metropolitan SBDC pueden ayudar a iniciar o crecer su negocio. Temas incluyen:

plan de negocio
regulaciÛn/licencias
prestamos
estructuras legales
impuestos federales
estales
y más

Presentador: Sergio Bento, Senior Business Advisor

Se requiere registro previo. La fecha lÌmite para registrarse es el 6 de Deciembre de 2017 a las 5:00 pm.

No habr· registro en el sitio.

Descargo de responsabilidad: El DCCCD, North Texas SBDC, Dallas Metropolitan SBDC, socios, asociados, empleados y el instructor de esta sesiÛn no proporcionan asesoramiento legal. La informaciÛn proporcionada en este taller no pretende ser un sustituto del asesoramiento de un abogado.

Dec
12
Tue
Government Contracting SBDC: Orientation (Tarrant)
Dec 12 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

The Government Contracting SBDC Orientation Classes are an overview of government contracting at the federal, state, and local levels. SBDC business advisors help to address the intimidation factor, confusion, and complexity of government contracting.

Build your business and receive professional help in the process. We want to help you and your business succeed!