Highlands, Hardee, DeSoto Counties Training

Starting Your Business, Thursday, August 16, 2018

Where: South Florida State College, Bldg H-110, Avon Park

When: Thursday, August 16, 2018 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Topic: Start-up Assistance
You’ve got the idea. Now you need to know how to get on your way. Starting Your Business is a class that teaches just that. From how to determine feasibility and legal structure to the type of license you will need, this class covers all the essentials that will help you get started. This seminar is customized for start-ups in DeSoto, Hardee and Highlands County; including the cities of Lake Placid, Sebring, Avon Park, Arcadia, and Wauchula.
Speaker: Michael Noel
To register call 863-784-7405. Refer to CRN 10750
Fee: $ 10.00
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Financing Your Business, Thursday, September 13, 2018

Where: South Florida State College, Bldg H-110, Avon Park

When: Thursday, September 13, 2018 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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: Michael Noel
TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank

Register with the college, 813-784-7405, refer to CRN 11253
Fee: $ 10.00
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Marketing Your Business, Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Where: South Florida State College, Bldg H-110, Avon Park

When: Tuesday, October 16, 2018 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
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.

SBDC Quick Tip: Marketing Your Business is a must-take class to attend before launching that website, product or new business!

Speaker: Michael Noel
Register with the college, 813-784-7405, refer to CRN 11254
Fee: $ 25.00
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