Business Startup Series, Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Where: FSBDC at the University of South Florida, Port Tampa Bay Building, Tampa
When: Tuesday, January 15, 2019 5:30 PM to 8:30 PMTopic: Start-up AssistanceAfter working with thousands of business owners each year, we've put together six courses that make up the critical business foundation all entrepreneurs need to know before starting a business. The series will take you through determining feasibility and legal structures; developing financial projections; obtaining a loan; accounting and bookkeeping processes; and attracting customers. Don't be intimidated, go ahead and take the first step. Learn from the experts.
. Starting Your Business- Tues., Jan. 15 from 5:30-8:00 PM
You've got the idea. Now, learn the essentials you need to get started. Course covers taxes, licenses and entity selection for forming partnerships, LLCs and corporations.
. Marketing Your Business- Thurs., Jan. 17 from 5:30-8:30 PM
"Build it and they will come" is NOT a marketing strategy! This pivotal seminar will help you avoid the "Big Mistake" made by unsuccessful start-ups.
. Basic Business Taxes- Tues., Jan. 22 from 5:30-8:30 PM
Every business must report taxes but how you pay depends on the type of business you have. Taught by a CPA
. Building Your Business Plan with LivePlan- Thurs., Jan. 24 from 5:30-8:30 PM
Business planning is the foundation to starting a new venture. Receive all the tools necessary to complete a practical business plan. Registration includes a six-month subscription of the LivePlan web-based business planning software.
. Bookkeeping Basics- Tues., Jan. 29 from 5:30-8:30 PM
Learn how to properly classify and record basic business transactions.
. Financing Your Business- Thurs., Jan. 31 from 5:30-8:00 PM
In this course, an experienced SBA business loan specialist will teach you how to ask for a loan, get prepared for the bank and find money in a tight-fisted economy.
Included: 6 classes over 3 week period, 17 hours of instruction, handouts and software.
Plus: By taking the course as a series you're getting the Financing Your Business Seminar for free.
Speaker: Florida SBDC at USF Business Consultants*Be prepared to sign-in and produce a government issued identification with the security guard while attending training seminars at the Port Tampa Bay location.
*Parking Available in North & South Lots OnlyFee: $ 199.00Link