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The LA SBDC Network offers no-cost virtual business workshops for small businesses in Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, and Ventura Counties.

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Assisting clients in the Northern Los Angeles County Area

December 2021

Webinar – How To Sell…without sounding like a sales person

December 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

Selling is an art form tried by many and mastered by fewer. In business or just starting in business, it’s an opportunity to learn: • How to stand out in the eyes of your prospects • How to select the right group for business leads • How to craft an effective elevator speech • and more…   REGISTER NOW

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Webinar Series: Path to Certification – All Small Business Owners – Part 3

December 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

Thinking about new customers and how to attract them?  Becoming a certified business will open the possibility of attracting Federal, State, Local Municipalities, City of Los Angeles, County of Los Angeles and more.  Come and join the four-part series on certifications to explore, as a way to expand your customer base. 11/17 – Introduction to Certifications – State, County, City of LA and Federal 11/24 –  SB(Small Business) Certification 12/1 – LSBE(Local Small Business Enterprise)/SL(Small Local Business) and SLBE(Small Local Business Enterprise) Certifications…

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Webinar: Understanding the Story Behind the Numbers and Potential Red Flags

December 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

Learn how to take control of your business through the power of financials. Financials convey a story about a business and can empower the entrepreneur/business owner. Examples will be shared where warning signs were glaring in the financials, but business owners could not spot the warning signs. You will learn how to interpret and understand the financials, define Metrics and develop Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). You will have the knowledge and tools to apply in your business as you become…

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Webinar – Introduction to Entrepreneurship

December 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

Some are entrepreneurs or naturally entrepreneurial. This is an opportunity to explore the “entrepreneur in you”. The featured one-hour session will highlight entrepreneurship as an option to generate income and cash flow and provide steps to start a formal business. Participants will also be introduced to resources to help take the next step in starting or growing your business, or transitioning from current activity into a formal business including the areas below: • Learn the Steps from Business Idea to…

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Webinar – How to Start Your Business

December 7 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Free

Learn to start, run and grow your business. This workshop covers critical topics such as business development, market research, business entities and so much more. Don’t waste another minute, join us in learning how to bring your entrepreneurial idea to life. REGISTER NOW

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Webinar: Startup Activities – A Financial Perspective

December 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

Have the idea for the business and getting ready to move forward with the business launch? Learn the next steps to help navigate and launch your new business or continue the path where obstacles occurred along the way: • Professional Services – Legal & Other • Licenses and Permits • Business Insurance Options REGISTER NOW

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Webinar – Ways to Impact Your Sales and Increase Customer Engagement

December 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

Have customers. . . are you reaching them? Want and need customers? Come ready to learn tips and techniques to help increase engagement and attract potential new customers using social media and other tools. REGISTER NOW

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Webinar Series: Path to Certification – All Small Business Owners – Part 4

December 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

Thinking about new customers and how to attract them? Becoming a certified business will open the possibility of attracting Federal, State, Local Municipalities, City of Los Angeles, County of Los Angeles and more.  Come and join the four-part series on certifications to explore, as a way to expand your customer base. 11/17 – Introduction to Certifications – State, County, City of LA and Federal 11/24 –  SB(Small Business) Certification 12/1 – LSBE(Local Small Business Enterprise)/SL(Small Local Business) and SLBE(Small Local Business Enterprise) Certifications 12/8…

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Webinar: Screening Tips for Exploring a Tax Preparer, Bookkeeper, Accountant

December 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

Thinking about hiring a new Tax Preparer, Bookkeeper or Accountant and would like some screening tips to help make it a bit easier? Learn about potential resources to explore, questions to ask for rating/ranking the choices, deciding which type of resource to hire, what qualifications, knowledge and experience needed, potential costs, etc. REGISTER NOW

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Webinar – Entrepreneur/Business Owner Tools

December 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

Lots to do and not enough time?  Come ready to explore tools and resources to help improve your business and maximize your time. REGISTER NOW

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Webinar: WBE(Women Business Enterprise)/MBE(Minority Business Enterprise) Certifications

December 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

Thinking about new customers and how to attract them?  The session will feature certifications and contracting opportunities as an option for majority woman and/or minority owned business owners to explore who want to diversify and expand their customer base. Participants will be introduced to resources to help with becoming certified to do business with the Federal, State and Local government and an overview of the process. REGISTER NOW

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Webinar: DBE (Disadvantaged Business Enterprise) Certification

December 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Free

Thinking about exploring contract opportunities with State Agencies? The session will feature an overview of the process for becoming certified as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), for majority owned businesses where the owner(s) are socially and economically disadvantaged meeting specified criteria by the State of California. REGISTER NOW

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