Tampa Training Calendar

Starting Your Business - Online, Thursday, December 03, 2020

Where: Online
When: Thursday, December 03, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Topic: Start-up Assistance

You've got the idea. Now you need to know how to get on your way. From how to determine feasibility and legal structures to the types of licenses you'll need, this class covers all the basics that will help you get started.
Speaker: Greg Manning, Business Consultant, Florida SBDC at USF
Co-Sponsor: Fifth Third
Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7844160454446130190.


Fee: No Cost
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Starting Your Business - Online, Thursday, January 07, 2021

Where: Online
When: Thursday, January 07, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Topic: Start-up Assistance

You've got the idea. Now you need to know how to get on your way. From how to determine feasibility and legal structures to the types of licenses you'll need, this class covers all the basics that will help you get started.
Speaker: Greg Manning, Business Consultant, Florida SBDC at USF
Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1184519680984505101


Fee: No Cost
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Building the Ultimate Business Plan - Online, Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Where: Online
When: Tuesday, January 12, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Business planning is the foundation to starting a new venture, raising funds, or growing your existing business. It serves as an important roadmap for your business. Receive the basic tools necessary to complete a practical business plan in this seminar, including how to conduct the research necessary to make decisions and develop financial projections.
Speaker: Bill Burnham, Business Consultant, Florida SBDC at USF
Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5918267982769456653


Fee: No Cost
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Marketing Your Business - Online, Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Where: Online
When: Tuesday, January 19, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Topic: Marketing and Sales

You know why your business rocks. Does anyone else? Take this class to uncover the characteristics that make up your business' DNA. Soon, you'll be able to boost consumer loyalty and company profits. After answering the two most important questions in all of marketing, you'll be ready to skillfully implement customer-winning strategies and face the competition.
Speaker: Scott Carpenter, Business, Consultant Florida SBDC at USF
To register, go to https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/927207571805872909


Fee: No Cost
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Women/Minority & Veteran Certification - Online, Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Where: Online
When: Tuesday, January 26, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

It's no myth. Women, minority and veteran certification could present opportunities for your business. But there is a process to becoming certified. In this class, you will learn how to complete the State of Florida certification application and discover how you can use it to seek business with the private sector and government.
Speaker: Yanina Rosario, Associate Director, Florida SBDC at USF
Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8194504442382049293


Fee: No Cost
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Basic Government Contracting 101 - Online, Thursday, January 28, 2021

Where: Online
When: Thursday, January 28, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Topic: Government Contracting

Ready.set.sell to the federal government! This workshop provides information on registering with the federal government, how to locate federal opportunities, who to market to within the federal government, and so much more! This Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency.
Speaker: Karen Krymski, Procurement Specialist, Florida Procurement Technical Assistance Center University of South Florida
Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4129268006377952013


Fee: No Cost
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Starting Your Business - Online, Tuesday, February 02, 2021

Where: Online
When: Tuesday, February 02, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Topic: Start-up Assistance

You've got the idea. Now you need to know how to get on your way. From how to determine feasibility and legal structures to the types of licenses you'll need, this class covers all the basics that will help you get started.
Speaker: Scott Carpenter, Business Consultant, Florida SBDC at USF
Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7660222055631835405


Fee: No Cost
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Financing Your Business - Online, Tuesday, February 09, 2021

Where: Online
When: Tuesday, February 09, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Topic: Access to Capital

Are you looking for money for your business? Are you considering a SBA loan? This seminar will help you zero in on the right funding choices for your business and avoid money scams. Our financing veteran will educate you on how to ask for a loan, get prepared for the bank and where to find money in a tight-fisted economy. You'll explore: . SBA loans: when, where and how to apply . How to plan your financing request to banks . Which banks are making loan . Angel investors and venture capitalists . Six Cs of credit and how credit scores affect your business . The fundamentals of royalties, licensing and supplier credit . Busting the myths about small business grants
Speaker: Brad Owens, Business Consultant, Florida SBDC at USF
Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2065005293972798989


Fee: No Cost
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Basic Business Taxes - Online, Thursday, February 18, 2021

Where: Online
When: Thursday, February 18, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:00 PM
Topic: Tax Planning

There's no way to get around it-every business must report taxes. But how you pay your taxes all depends on the type of business you have. This class explores the taxation process and filing requirements for sole proprietorships, partnerships and corporations.
Speaker: Simplice Essou, Business Consultant, Florida SBDC at USF
Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4261005992060157453


Fee: No Cost
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Women/Minority & Veteran Certification - Online, Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Where: Online
When: Tuesday, February 23, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

It's no myth. Women, minority and veteran certification could present opportunities for your business. But there is a process to becoming certified. In this class, you will learn how to complete the State of Florida certification application and discover how you can use it to seek business with the private sector and government.
Speaker: Yanina Rosario, Associate Director, Florida SBDC at USF
Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1465053475741974797


Fee: No Cost
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Subcontracting & Teaming - Online, Thursday, February 25, 2021

Where: Online
When: Thursday, February 25, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Topic: Government Contracting

For many small businesses, entry into government contracting will or should begin as a subcontractor. This seminar will provide the small business owner with an understanding of the overall subcontracting process, including the format for a Subcontract and Teaming agreement, how to protect your company during the relationship and the overall benefits of subcontracting. This seminar will also provide the suggested rules of engagement and the contractual relationship between prime contractor, subcontractor and the government, for small businesses in the Tampa Bay region.
Speaker: Karen Krymski, Procurement Specialist, Florida Procurement Technical Assistance Center University of South Florida
Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7856974163864282893


Fee: No Cost
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