Financial Education for Small Businesses - Credit Reporting & Risk Management
Friday, September 19
An in-depth look at two critical areas for business success; Credit Reporting and Risk Management. Demystify credit reporting and develop strategies for building and improving your credit. Learn the various risk factors and common warning signs for small business owners. A seminar presentation, workbook materials and one-on-one coaching will be provided. Presented by Business and Financial experts from BBVA Compass.
***Programs supported by the Arizona State Library with funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.***
September CEO Spotlight | Carlos Velasco - The Road to Success
Wednesday, September 17
Carlos Velasco, Director of "Fuerza Local
" (Local First Arizona) will give you insight on how to propel your business idea to the next level and the motivation to succeed. Mr. Velasco will also share his accomplishments regarding his local business accelerator program which strengthens local economies in Arizona. Limited space; registration required
Featured Speaker / Conferencista Destacado
Social Media for Small Business
Monday, September 08
Class rescheduled due to storm, now being held on Monday September 15
A one-hour interactive introduction to social media and social networking for small business. Topics include: Setting goals and researching your audience, Choosing the right networks, Best-practice strategies and tactics, gaining insight and intelligence through measurement. Featured Speaker: Phil McKeown, Digital Marketing Strategist of McKeown Marketing.
Licensias Para su Negocio (en español)
***En la biblioteca de Palo Verde 4402 N. 51st Ave., 85031
lunes, 22 de septiembre
La experta en negocios Blanca Erives de AB Continental Service, LLC, discutirá conceptos básicos de finanzas para negocios pequeños. La discusión será referente a las necesidades financieras de su negocio, iniciar un plan de negicos y aprender el siguiente paso en el proceso para llegar a ser exitoso.
Es necesario registrarse
Enhancing Your Business Leadership Skills
***At Mesquite Library 4525 E. Paradise Village Parkway N., 85032
Tuesday, September 16
Dr. Barbra Baderman, business consultant and trainer, will assist you in identifying your personal leadership skills and provide you with an enhanced understanding of the leadership traits that are appreciated by both employees and customers of your business.
Rapid Public Relations & Marketing
***At Desert Sage Library 7602 W. Encanto Blvd., 85035
Saturday, September 20
Regi Adams, Director of Operations at "The e-Lightened Mind" will show you how to market your small business. This program is specifically designed to make it easy for entrepreneurs, solo-preneurs, or two-person enterprises to produce a marketing effort structured to increase the reach of their brands. The RPM program is a hands-on and interactive workshop.Registration required
Phoenix Small Business Tips and Tricks
These workshops are perfect for the small business owner who wants to learn innovative ways to attract new clients or customers.
We feature a different topic and speaker each month, followed by group discussion where we share Tips and Tricks.
10 a.m. - 11 a.m., every second Thursday of the month, additional Saturday Meetups scheduled as well!
Visit their website for this month's speaker and topic and to register.
Monday Business Energizer Group/Lunes de negocios
Are you ready to fire up your business and lead as a 21st century business owner? Engage with fellow entrepreneurs, social-preneurs and self-starters in your business community. Receive motivational support, professional feedback and network with fellow business leaders.
¿Está listo para iniciar su semana laboral y crecer su negocio como líder del siglo 21? Participa con otros emprendedores, empresarios-sociales, y personas con iniciativa. Recibe apoyo profesional y encuentra contactos con compañeros.
Presented and facilitated by Edgar R. Olivo, Business Training Consultant.
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. on the following Mondays/lunes:
September 15, 22 and 29
October 6, 13, 20 and 27
November 3, 10, 17 and 24
December 1, 8, and 15
ASU Rapid Startup School
Level 1 - Lean Startup Methodology and Business Model Canvases
Tuesday, September 16
A facilitated discussion that will introduce entrepreneurs to tools and resources that have been curated for startups that are refining their initial problem/solution fit and learning how to efficiently navigate potentially viable markets. This session will enable participating entrepreneurs to achieve Investment Readiness Level (IRL) One, with a focus on lean startup methodology and business model canvases.
ASU Entrepreneur Office Hours
Tuesday, September 16
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Ask Questions, Receive Feedback, Progress your venture.
ASU's Rapid Startup School will be holding office hours following each of their events at the Hive. Each of the sessions are 30 minutes long and on a first-come-first-serve drop-in basis.
For more information: entrepreneurship.asu.edu