•   9 Free Business Seminars

     For Start-up, Existing, Profit and Not For Profit Small Businesses

    Date & Time

    Seminar Title

    Location

    Tuesday

    May 2, 2017

    from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    How to Really Start Your Own Business

    Introduction and overview of key issues related to starting your own business. Start your business on the right foot. You will learn how to structure your business, develop a business plan, and understand how to manage cash flow. Walk away with a checklist for success.

    Centennial Park Branch Library 

    5740 Moog Road
    Holiday, FL 34690  

    Tuesday

    May 9, 2017

    from 5:00 PM to 6:50 PM

    Pricing for Profit

    This workshop will focus on ways to determine the correct pricing structure for selling a product or service. We will review the basics of understanding the costs of doing business and relate those costs to an understanding of gross profit, margin, and markup.

    Zephyrhills Public Library

    5347 8th Street
    Zephyrhills, FL 33542

    Tuesday

    May 9, 2017

    from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    Commercial Insurance Issues for Small Business

    Discover types of commercial insurance policies available for your business: ways to reduce insurance costs; what is covered and not; insurance requirements; how premiums are rated; limits of insurance and deductibles; and much more. Learn about Workers Compensation, Commercial Auto, Property, Flood, and different types of Liability Insurance.

    New Port Richey Library 

    5939 Main St
    New Port Richey, FL 34652 

    Thursday

    May 11, 2017

    from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    Introduction to QuickBooks

    This two-hour seminar is designed for persons planning to start a business, or who have recently started a small business, but who have not yet set up an effective record keeping system. The seminar is a basic hands-on introduction to QuickBooks, the popular automated business record keeping system. Note that this is not for advanced users.

    Regency Park Branch Library 

    9701 Little Road
    New Port Richey, FL 34654

    Tuesday

    May 16, 2017

    from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    How to Apply for Non-Profit Grants

    This interactive seminar will explore the truths, the how’s, and the why’s of grant writing. The participants will gain information on the key steps in the process of grant writing, matching their needs invariably as not-for-profits with the goals of grantors.

    Hudson Regional Library 
    8012 Library Road
    Hudson, FL 34608 

    Tuesday

    May 23, 2017

    from 5:00 PM to 6:50 PM

    How to Use the Internet in Your Business 

    So, everyone else has a website, why don’t you?  This seminar will review the various roles that a website can support in enhancing your business.  These range from serving simply as a quickly and widely accessible marketing brochure, to providing more mechanisms allowing customers to communicate their needs easily and effectively, to becoming your very inexpensive, primary “storefront”.  We will demystify much of the gobbledygook and walk you through an eight-step process of key activities needed to allow you to quickly leverage this technology in almost any business.

    • What is e-Business, and why get online?
    • Definition of common terminology and their practical meaning/utility
    • Eight steps to website development
      • Domain Name Registration
      • Site Content
      • Web Site Design
      • Server/Hosting Options
      • Accepting Payments Online
      • Security
      • E-Marketing
      • Testing and Maintenance

    Spring Hill Branch Library 

    9220 Spring Hill Drive
    Spring Hill, FL 34608 

    Wednesday

    May 24, 2017

    from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    How to Really Start Your Own Business

    Introduction and overview of key issues related to starting your own business. Start your business on the right foot. You will learn how to structure your business, develop a business plan, and understand how to manage cash flow. Walk away with a checklist for success.

    South Holiday Branch Library 

    4649 Mile Stretch Drive
    Holiday, FL 34690  

    Thursday

    May 25, 2017

    from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    Legal Structure for Small Businesses

    LLC’s, Corporations, Sole Proprietorships, and more – What you need to know if you are starting a business in Florida. Additional topics include the protections that an LLC can provide, necessary legal filings that are required for LLC’s, the different forms of corporations, and registered agents and fictitious names and why you may need them.

    New River Branch Library 

    34043 SR-54
    Wesley Chapel, FL 33543 

    Tuesday

    May 30, 2017

    from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    How to Use the Internet in Your Business 

    So, everyone else has a website, why don’t you?  This seminar will review the various roles that a website can support in enhancing your business.  These range from serving simply as a quickly and widely accessible marketing brochure, to providing more mechanisms allowing customers to communicate their needs easily and effectively, to becoming your very inexpensive, primary “storefront”.  We will demystify much of the gobbledygook and walk you through an eight-step process of key activities needed to allow you to quickly leverage this technology in almost any business.

    • What is e-Business, and why get online?
    • Definition of common terminology and their practical meaning/utility
    • Eight steps to website development
      • Domain Name Registration
      • Site Content
      • Web Site Design
      • Server/Hosting Options
      • Accepting Payments Online
      • Security
      • E-Marketing
      • Testing and Maintenance

    Land O’Lakes Branch Library 

    2818 Collier Parkway
    Land O’Lakes, FL 34639 

     

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