Every business needs an accounting system. Freshbooks, the online accounting system, (FREE for the first 3 customers) is an excellent system to track your business expense. Your accountant will thank you and then your taxes can easily be prepared so your business can qualify (with 3 years of tax reports) for the new PA Disadvantaged Business Enterprise.
Wednesday, February 13th, 6:00PM - 8:00PM "Surviving in Today's Adverse Credit Climate" Your credit is the blood pressure of your finances. Are you at risk for a stroke? Find out now BEFORE you end up unwell. Join The Credit Woman, Tara Colquitt, to learn how you can survive the Adverse Credit Climate. This is a FREE workshop that will be provided by OMART Business Solutions and Tara Colquitt. RSVP @ http://www.facebook.com/events/153647508121009/
Saturday, February 16th, 2:00PM - 4:00PM "Facebook for Business" This class will teach you all you need to know to operate your Facebook page effectively and market your business with the skills and the know how that the "big" companies use. RSVP @ http://phillysocialmedia2013.eventbrite.com/
Wednesday, February 20th, 2012, 10am-12pm "Start-Up Seminars" Start-Up Seminars to cover:
- The Enterprise Center and our services
- Access to Capital: Where and How can business owners get loans?
- Business Basics: What to think about when starting your business and the 3 C’s & 4 P’s of starting a business
- Licenses & Certifications
- Small Business Resources in Philadelphia
The Enterprise Center is hosting monthly Start-Up seminars to assist entrepreneurs in their business development. All workshops are $25 (maximum of 2 per business) and will be held at The Enterprise Center. For more information and to register for a start-up seminar contact Nafeesha Mays at email@example.com or (215) 895-4051.
Thursday, February, 21th 6:00PM - 7:30PM "PWBN Chapter Meeting" Member - Free. There is no fee for Members to attend this Chapter Meeting - However, walk-ins without online registration will pay $5 non-registration fee at door. Non-Member - Free All Non-Members pay $10.00 (CASH ONLY) collected at door if registered in advance. Walk-ins will pay $15 (cash only) at door. Register @ https://pwbn.org/events/
Tuesday, February 26th, 9:30am - 11:30am "Staff: Obtaining, Training, Retaining and Motivating" presented by the Out of School Time Resource Center. Location: United Way of Southeastern Pennsylvania, 1709 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia's Peer Networking Meetings are held every month and feature panel discussions on a range of topics. Register HERE.
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Monday, March 04, 2013 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM In this series, you will draft your Business Plan, describe your Financial Model, learn to improve your Business Model, and develop an Action Plan. In order to successfully complete your draft Business Plan, entrepreneurs are encouraged to complete weekly assignments and submit drafts for a Business Plan Review following the series. In five sessions, you will:
- Session 1: Define your Value Proposition and Mission Statement
- Session 2: Refine your Value Proposition, draft your Sales Projections, and map your Industry Value Chain
- Session 3: Develop financial data, including your Reverse Income statement and Income (P&L) Statement
- Session 4: Develop Financing, Milestone, and Operations Plans
- Session 5: Participate in a Business Plan Exchange
Sponsor: Wharton SBDC Cost: $225
Saturday, March 9th, 9:00AM - 2:00PM "Madam C.J. Walker Annual Lucheon" RSVP This two-part event begins with a complimentary Economic Development Seminar from 9am to 11am. Panelists share their expertise on ways to advance in business. After the Seminar, over 600 amazing women join us for the Awards Luncheon where we honor one business owner from our area and award 3 scholarships to women and young girls who are continuing their education.@ http://www.ncbw-pa.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=50&Itemid=34