September Temple Business Roundtable: West Philly

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 6:00pm until 8:00pm

Location: Temple University SBDC, 262 S 52nd St, Philadelphia PA 19139-4004

Registration Deadline: 09/25/2019 8:00 AM (EDT)
Fee: No Fee

Training Topics: Managing a Business
Description: In collaboration with the 52nd Street Corridor, we are hosting a panel focused on taking the next steps to grow your existing business.

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

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Ambler Procurement Workshop Series: Writing an Effective Capability Statement

Friday, September 27, 2019 at 11:30am until 2:00pm

Location: 580 Meetinghouse Road Widener 107, Ambler, PA 19002

Point of Contact: Kiki Leavy 215-204-7281
Center: Temple University SBDC, Ambler Campus
Fee: None

Showcase your business in the best light with an effective capability statement.
Registration & Coffee at 11:30am. Presentation to start promptly at 12:00pm.
This is one of a six part Procurement series. Feel free to attend one, all, or some of the workshops.

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Global Mindset Series: Building Cultural Competency for Business Communication (Ambler)

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 8:30am

Location: 580 Meetinghouse Road Widener 107, Ambler, PA 19002

Registration Deadline: 10/1/2019 6:00 AM (EDT)
Fee: No Fee

Training Topics: Exporting
Description: A three part series for those thinking about expanding their business internationally. We all have different communication styles. Decodify multicultural communication and learn about the cultural difference framework through European anecdotes.

Point of Contact: Kiki Leavy (215) 204-7281
Center: Temple University SBDC

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Ambler Procurement Workshop Series: Navigating the Procurement Process

Friday, October 4, 2019 at 11:30am until 2:00pm

Location: 580 Meetinghouse Road Widener 107, Ambler, PA 19002

Point of Contact: Kiki Leavy 215-204-7281
Center: Temple University SBDC, Ambler Campus
Fee: None

Where to start? Who to talk to? This workshop will talk you through the procurement process.
Registration & Coffee at 11:30am. Presentation to start promptly at 12:00pm.
This is one of a six part Procurement series. Feel free to attend one, all, or some of the workshops.

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Global Mindset Series: Engaging Your Network To Score International Sales (Ambler)

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 8:30am

Location: 580 Meetinghouse Road Widener 107, Ambler, PA 19002

Registration Deadline: 10/8/2019 7:00 AM (EDT)
Fee: No Fee

Training Topics: Exporting
Description: A three part series for those thinking about expanding their business internationally. Assess your channels of distribution and Company’s Export Readiness.

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

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Temple <3 Philly: MED Week Resource Fair

Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 9:00am until 10:00am

Location: 1510 Cecil B Moore, PHILA PA 19121-3411

Registration Deadline: 10/10/2019 8:00 AM (EDT)
Fee: No Fee

Training Topic: Procurement Fair
Description: Everything you ever wanted to know about working with and being supported by Temple University! Learn and network with key players at Temple in business support, procurement, and supplier diversity. This event is part of Philadelphia’s Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week.

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

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Ambler Procurement Workshop Series: How to Respond to an RFP

Friday, October 11, 2019 at 11:30am until 2:00pm

Location: 580 Meetinghouse Road Widener 107, Ambler, PA 19002

Point of Contact: Kiki Leavy 215-204-7281
Center: Temple University SBDC, Ambler Campus
Fee: None

The big picture and the details, all you need to respond to an RFP professionally.
Registration & Coffee at 11:30am. Presentation to start promptly at 12:00pm.
This is one of a six part Procurement series. Feel free to attend one, all, or some of the workshops.

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Global Mindset Series: Leveraging Trade Shows & Introduction to Tariffs (Ambler)

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 8:30am

Location: 580 Meetinghouse Road Widener 107, Ambler, PA 19002

Registration Deadline: 10/15/2019 8:00 AM (EDT)
Fee: No Fee

Training Topics: Exporting
Description: A three part series for those thinking about expanding their business internationally. Understand how to find the right tradeshows in your industry to meet international sales partners and clients. Understand how to read the tariffs and how trade policies can affect your business.

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

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Ambler Procurement Workshop Series: Putting Together a Budget for Procurement Terms

Friday, October 18, 2019 at 11:30am until 2:00pm

Location: 580 Meetinghouse Road Widener 107, Ambler, PA 19002

Point of Contact: Kiki Leavy 215-204-7281
Center: Temple University SBDC, Ambler Campus
Fee: None

Making sure your pricing is both competitive and profitable for your business.
Registration & Coffee at 11:30am. Presentation to start promptly at 12:00pm.
This is one of a six part Procurement series. Feel free to attend one, all, or some of the workshops.

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October Temple Business Roundtable: East Passyunk

Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 6:00pm until 8:00pm

Location: 1526 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia PA 19147-6332

Registration Deadline: 10/24/2019 8:00 AM (EDT)
Fee: No Fee

Training Topics: Managing a Business
Description: In collaboration with the East Passyunk Business Improvement District, we are hosting a panel focused on B2C/retail entrepreneurship. Thank you to Urban Jungle for hosting.

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

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Ambler Procurement Workshop Series: Supplier Diversity and How to Develop your Strategy for Success

Friday, October 25, 2019 at 11:30am until 2:00pm

Location: 580 Meetinghouse Road Widener 107, Ambler, PA 19002

Point of Contact: Kiki Leavy 215-204-7281
Center: Temple University SBDC, Ambler Campus
Fee: None

Registration & Coffee at 11:30am. Presentation to start promptly at 12:00pm.
This is one of a six part Procurement series. Feel free to attend one, all, or some of the workshops.

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Introduction to QuickBooks for Entrepreneurs

Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 10:00am until 4:00pm

Location: 580 Meetinghouse Road, Room LC206. Ambler, PA 19002

Registration Deadline: 11/1/2019 8:00 AM (EST)

Fee: $75

Training Topic: Finance

This course is an INTRODUCTORY presentation for small business owners on how to set up and maneuver through QuickBooks (Desktop Version).

To be covered:
– setting up an example company with QuickBooks
– how to set up the Chart of Accounts
– how to record both the income and expense portion of the business
– how to perform monthly reconciliations.

While the instructor is demonstrating the above, she will be talking about real life examples and situations. Each attendee will be stationed at a computer to follow along on QuickBooks Desktop.

PLEASE NOTE: this workshop has a $75 fee and you must register using the link. This is a full day workshop and lunch will be provided.

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

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Department of Commerce Programs: BYO Lunch & Learn

Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 12:00pm until 1:00pm

Location: 1510 Cecil B Moore, PHILA PA 19121-3411

Registration Deadline: 11/7/2019 8:00 AM (EST)
Fee: No Fee

Training Topics: Managing a Business
Description: What is the City of Philadelphia doing for small businesses? Learn about which Department of Commerce programs can help your business at this Lunch & Learn in our incubator space.

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

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November Temple Business Roundtable: BRIC

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 6:00pm until 8:00pm

Location: 1901 Vine St, Philadelphia PA 19103-1116

Registration Deadline: 11/12/2019 8:00 AM (EST)
Fee: No Fee

Training Topic: Managing a Business
Description: In collaboration with the Free Library Business Resource & Innovation Center , we are hosting a panel focused on entrepreneurship.

Point of Contact: Jamie Shanker-Passero (215) 204-2375
Center: Free Library of Philadelphia

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December Temple Business Roundtable: Focus on the Triple Bottom Line

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 6:00pm until 8:00pm

Location: 1900 Market Street, PHILA PA 19103-3527

Registration Deadline: 12/4/2019 8:00 AM (EST)
Fee: No Fee

Training Topic: Managing a Business
Description: Join our panel of experts and business owners to discuss how to incorporate people, planet, and profitability into your business or business plan. Cohosted by the Sustainability Business Network and WeWork. WeWork is a community for creators. We transform buildings into beautiful, collaborative workspaces and provide the infrastructure, services, events and technology so our members can focus on doing what they love. WeWork currently has 425 locations in 100 cities and 27 countries across the world with over 400,000 members. Book a tour at wework.com now!

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

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Using the Census to Conduct Market Research: BYO Lunch & Learn

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 12:00pm

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

Registration Deadline: 12/10/2019 8:00 AM (EST)
Fee: No Fee

Training Topic: Marketing/Sales
Description: The census is a powerful and free tool that can provide business owners with data about their customers within their target geographic area. Bring your laptop for this interactive workshop instructing us on navigating the census website.

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

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