SBDC: Legal Formation Workshop

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 1:00pm until 2:00pm

Location: Temple SBDC, 1510 Cecil B Moore, Philadelphia, PA 19121

Registration Deadline: January 22, 2020 at 8 am

Fee: No Fee

Point of Contact: Jamie Shanker-Passero (215) 204-2375

Training Topics: Business Start-up/Preplanning, Legal Issues

Description: Unsure of the best way to form your business? Join us for a no-cost information session with an attorney. Feel free to bring your lunch

 

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The 10-week Bootstrapping Bootcamp

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 6:00pm until 9:00pm

Location: Temple SBDC, 1510 Cecil B Moore, Second Floor. Philadelphia, PA 19121

Fee: Flat Fee: $320.00
Payment Plan $350.00 (Deposit of $130 and 2 installments of $110)

Training Topic: The 10-week Bootstrapping Bootcamp
Topics Covered:

  • First Step: Pre-Business
  • Business Plan Basics
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • How to Conduct Market Research
  • Competitive Intelligence
  • Strategic Positioning & Operations Management
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Management & Financial Considerations
    Preparing Your Business Plan Presentation
    Business Plan Presentations

Point of Contact: Jamie Shanker (215) 204-2375
Center: Temple University SBDC

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January Temple Business Roundtable: First Step of Starting Your Own Business

Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 6:00pm until 8:00pm

Location: 1509 Cecil B Moore, Philadelphia, PA 19121

Registration Deadline: 1/30/2020 8:00 AM (EST)
Fee: No Fee

 

Training Topics: Business Plan, Business Start-up/Preplanning

Description: Considering starting a business but not sure where to start? Network with fellow aspiring entrepreneurs and learn from our expert panel who will address challenges faced by small business owners. In addition to our Roundtable discussion on First Step of Starting Your Own Business, you’ll also have access to some new curriculum to activate your business ideas, ENTREPRENEURSHIP 4 ALLSM – part of the Woodforest FoundrySM. This session teaches that you often already have access to the tools you need to be an entrepreneur. To be successful, it is important to look at the world from new perspectives. This is done by leveraging existing assets, such as local business leaders who can help unlock area resources, and knowledge and expertise of your peers to “cocreate” entrepreneur-based outcomes. Representatives from Woodforest National Bank® will also be joining us for this event.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP 4 ALL Powered by Sustainable Startups. Woodforest Foundry is an entrepreneur activation program by Woodforest National Bank, Member FDIC.

This event is co-sponsored by: North Philadelphia Workforce Initiative, Pan African Studies Community Education Center, Center for Community Partnerships, Lenfest North Philadelphia Workforce Initiative, Office of Community Relations

Instructions: Event is located in Room 214 of 1509 Cecil B Moore.

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Facebook Basics for Business: BYO Lunch & Learn

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 12:00pm

Location: Temple SBDC, 1510 Cecil B Moore, PHILA PA 19121

Status: Open- 30 places remaining
Registration Deadline: 2/4/2020 11:00 AM (EST)
Fee: No Fee

Training Topics: Marketing/Sales, Social Media
Description:With over 1 billion users and growing, Facebook is a crucial tool toward marketing your small business and- it is becoming more crucial by the day. Understanding how to create a presence and produce useful content is an important part of connecting with potential customers. This is a basic workshop for entrepreneurs with little to no Facebook experience. We will talk about those big questions – how and what to post.

During the workshop, we’ll focus on the following:
– How to set up your account- How to engage with customers (frequency/content)
– How to schedule posts
– How to advertise on Facebook
– ads vs boosts

Point of Contact: Jamie Shanker-Passero (215) 204-2375
Center: Temple University SBDC Main Campus

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February Temple Business Roundtable: FIRST STEP to Business Planning

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 6:00pm until 8:00pm

Location: 1510 Cecil B Moore, Philadelphia, PA 19121

Registration Deadline: 2/11/2020 8:00 AM (ET)
Fee: No Fee

Training Topics: Business Plan, Business Start-up/Preplanning

Description: Considering starting a business but not sure where to start? This FREE event is for you. Join us for a presentation to break down the nuts and bolts of what is needed to start a business.

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SBDC: Credit for Small Business

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 12:00pm until 1:00pm

Location: Temple SBDC, 1510 Cecil B Moore, Philadelphia, PA 19121

Registration Deadline: February 25, 2020 at 8 am

Fee: No Fee

Point of Contact: Jamie Shanker-Passero (215) 204-2375

Training Topics: Business Financing

Your personal credit can impact your business in major ways. Learn more about the Cs of credit and how bankers assess your bank loan application. This workshop is sponsored by Community First Fund.

Contact: kikisbdc@temple.edu

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Intro to Lease Terms: BYO Lunch & Learn

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 12:00pm

Location: Temple SBDC, 1510 Cecil B Moore, Philadelphia, PA 19121

Registration Deadline: 3/4/2020 8:00 AM (EST)
Fee: No Fee

Training Topics: Managing a Business

Description: Looking to move your business into a new physical space? Join us for this presentation by NAI Geis Realty Group, Inc. where we break down the typical terms of an office lease. The presentation will be followed by optional one-on-one mini consultations to discuss your office space needs.

Point of Contact: Jamie Shanker-Passero (215) 204-2375
Center: Temple University SBDC Main Campus

 

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Planning for Business Success/Planeando Para Su Éxito (Spanish Workshop)

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 2:00pm until 3:30pm

Location: 4261 N 5th St., Philadelphia PA 19140

Registration Deadline: March 12 at 8 am

Fee: No Fee

Point of Contact: Jamie Shanker-Passero (215) 204-2375

Training Topics: Business Plan, Business Startup/Preplanning

Are you running a business without a plan? Join us for a presentation to break down the nuts and bolts of what is needed to create a business plan to move your forward. This workshop will be PRESENTED IN SPANISH. ¿Tienes un negocio sin un plan? ¡Únase a nosotros durante esta presentacion donde estaremos repasando lo que necesita para avanzar su negocio!

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Department of Revenue Presents: Common Taxation Mistakes (BYO Lunch & Learn)

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at 12:00pm

Location: Temple SBDC, 1510 Cecil B Moore, Philadelphia, PA 19121

Registration Deadline: 5/27/2020 8:00 AM (EDT)
Fee: No Fee

Training Topics: Tax Planning

Description: Join us for this lunchtime workshop from the Department of Revenue. There are two sessions:

  • 12pm-1pm: Common tax mistakes small business owners make
  • 1pm-2pm: Resources and navigating the Department of Revenue

Point of Contact: Jamie Shanker-Passero (215) 204-2375

 

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Preparing for a Business Loan: Breakfast with Parke Bank

Thursday, July 9, 2020 at 8:30am until 9:30am

Location: Temple SBDC, 1510 Cecil B Moore, Philadelphia, PA 19121

Registration Deadline: July 9 at 8 am

Fee: No Fee

Point of Contact: Jamie Shanker-Passero (215) 204-2375

Training Topics: Business Financing

Join us for breakfast and a presentation by Parke Bank on how to best prepare for a business loan.

 

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