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Upcoming SBA Webinars – November 2021

10/28/2021 3:29 PM | Stuart Smith (Administrator)

Upcoming SBA Webinars – November 2021


Money Smart - Build Credit Webinar

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 from 10am to 12pm EST

This module will help the business owner understand how the personal and business credit reporting landscape relates to their business . Identify what goes into personal and business credit scores Learn how to establish and build strong personal and business credit histories Understand how lenders and others may use your personal and business credit information.


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2021 Year-End Tax Planning for Your Business

Thursday, November 4, 2021 from 1pm to 2pm EDT

In the final quarter of this challenging year, there is still time to take actions that can favorably impact your bottom line and your tax bill for 2021. These measures relate to your employees, your customers, your equipment, and your operations. They reflect big changes made by the American Rescue Plan Act and other legislation (including extension of the Paycheck Protection Program), as well IRS pronouncements. Whether you work with a CPA or go it alone, learn which tax breaks apply to you and how to nail them down now before time runs out.

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Introduction to QuickBooks

Thursday, November 4, 2021 from 1pm to 2pm EST

Learn how to implement and use QuickBooks Online efficiently and effectively to get to know your numbers, organize your business finances, and improve your cash flow. In this workshop, we will cover both basic and intermediate features and QuickBooks updates that will save you time and money. We will reveal common mistakes and frequently asked questions.


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SBA Resources for Veterans

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 from 1pm to 4pm EST

This presentation addresses the role of the SBA Office of Veterans Business Development in maximizing the availability, applicability and usability of small business programs for Veterans, Service-Disabled Veterans, Reserve Component Members, and their dependents or survivors. OVBD is SBA’s liaison with the military veteran’s business community; provides policy analysis and reporting; and is as an Ombudsman for veteran entrepreneurs. OVBD has a number of programs and services to assist aspiring and existing veteran entrepreneurs such as training, counseling and mentorship, and oversight of Federal procurement programs for Veteran-Owned and Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses.


Thinking About Buying A Franchise, Now What?

Thursday, November 11, 2021 from 1pm to 2pm EDT

Franchising is more than just fast food and retail stores and many individuals are realizing that franchise ownership could be the pathway to the American Dream. Register today for this interactive workshop led by the industry’s most trusted leader in matching entrepreneurs with business opportunities, FranNet.
You’ll learn about:

·        What it takes to succeed

·        Qualities of a good franchise system

·        Solidifying your financial plan

·        Questions to ask franchisors and franchisees

·        How to overcome roadblocks

All attendees will receive FranNet's Crossroads booklet, a 30-page eguide to navigating the road to franchise ownership. Not sure if franchising is for you? Join us to learn more!



Cash Flow Management

Wednesday November 17, 2021 from 10am to 12pm EDT

Good cash flow management is critical for the success of your business. This workshop will describe the purpose of cash flow management. It will assist you in determining a business’s cash flow cycle to make accurate cash flow projections.


Navigating Your Small Business through Financial Milestones


Thursday, November 18, 2021 from 1pm to 2pm EDT


Small Businesses face different financial challenges throughout each life stage of their business. From initial startup investments to deciding when is the right time to hire employees, business owners are constantly evaluating the impact of financial decisions. Join financial expert from U.S. Bank, Nadine Seivert, as she discusses these topics with Deluxe’s Amanda Brinkman.

Topics include:

·       Understanding your comprehensive business costs

·       Understanding the difference between variable and fixed costs

·       How to know when you’re ready to expand

·       When it makes sense to hire someone vs. bring in industry expertise

·       Understanding your numbers as it relates to your business model

·       Evaluating your supply chain, along with roles and responsibilities

·       How to make sure you’re ready for online demand

·       How to broaden your selling channels to drive more revenue



Branding Your Business and Connecting With Customers


Monday, November 22, 2021 from 12pm to 1pm EDT


Whether you’ve been in business or starting one, you need to know how and what a brand means to your business. This class will break down what a brand is and how to build your own. We’ll also go over different ways on how to create brand awareness and use it to connect with your customers


Work Smarter, Not Harder - How to Systematically DO the Highest Value Activities in Your Business

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 from 1pm to 2pm EDT

Everyone knows they’re supposed to work “smarter” not harder, but how do you actually get yourself to do this with an overfull to-do list that goes on for pages?
In the face of competing demands for your time and attention we’ll bottom line the way to actually DO “working smarter”, not theoretically, but practically speaking, from an “in the trenches” perspective. Join this webinar, presented by Wall Street Journal bestselling author of SCALE David Finkel, to learn tangible ways to implement this strategy into your business and make a difference today.


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