Events & Trainings

Starting your Business 101

Event City:
Sandy
Date:
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Speaker:
Jim Herrin

If you’re entertaining the idea of starting your own business, your FIRST STEP is to attend the free Salt Lake SBDC Starting Your Business 101 workshop.

In this 2 hour workshop you will learn, not only the basics from a business expert that has decades of experience, but you’ll also learn about:

• How to start your business with very little funding

• How to create a business plan

• How to create a strong presentation about your business

• Where to find funding

• Other important trainings

• Free one-on-one business counseling.

Cost: Free

Register here

Pay the IRS Less without going to Jail

Event City:
Sandy
Date:
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 -
9:00am to 11:00am
Speaker:
Merrill Taylor

PAY ​THE ​IRS ​LESS ​WITHOUT ​GOING ​TO ​JAIL!

Have ​you ​wondered ​whether ​you ​are ​paying ​too ​much ​to ​the ​IRS? ​ ​More ​than ​your ​fair ​share?

Do ​you ​know ​which ​deductions ​you ​can ​take ​and ​which ​ones ​will ​get ​you ​in ​trouble?

Well, ​if ​so, ​then ​this ​is ​the ​workshop ​for ​you. ​ ​ ​Join ​Merrill ​Taylor, ​an ​expert ​in ​the ​tax ​code, ​who ​has ​saved ​his ​clients ​hundreds ​of ​thousands ​of ​dollars ​each ​year!

***Breakfast ​is ​provided***

8:30 ​am: ​ ​ ​ ​Check-in, ​Registration ​and ​Food

9:00 ​am ​ ​ ​ ​ ​Pay ​the ​IRS ​Less ​without ​Going ​to ​Jail ​workshop

11:00 ​am ​ ​ ​​End ​of ​Workshop

Cost:

Early registration is $20.00 and is available until 11:59 pm, January 30, 2019.

Regular registration fee of $25.00 is available until 11:59 pm, February 4, 2019.

Same-day registration is $30.00 and starts at 12:00 am, February 5, 2019.

Register here

The Digital Marketing Hacks Series: Instagram for Beginners

Event City:
Sandy
Date:
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 -
9:00am to 11:00am
Speaker:
Emily Ashby

THE ​DIGITAL ​MARKETING ​HACKS ​SERIES: ​Instagram ​For ​Beginners

LEARN ​HOW ​TO ​EFFECTIVELY ​LEVERAGE ​INSTAGRAM ​FOR ​YOUR ​BUSINESS ​IN ​ORDER ​TO ​MAKE ​MORE ​MONEY!

Join ​us ​to ​learn ​how ​to ​get ​started ​with ​one ​of ​the ​most ​important ​social ​networking ​sites ​in ​the ​world, ​ including ​tips, ​tricks, ​and ​secrets ​the ​pros ​use!

***Light ​breakfast ​provided***

8:30 ​am: ​ ​ ​​Check-in, ​Registration ​and ​Food

9:00 ​am: ​ ​ ​​Start ​of ​Workshop

11:00 ​am: ​ ​End ​of ​Workshop

Cost:

Early registration is $20.00 and is available until 11:59 pm, February 6, 2019.

Regular registration fee of $25.00 is available until 11:59 pm, February 11, 2019.

Same-day registration is $30.00 and starts at 12:00 am, February 12, 2019.

Register here

Utah SBDC's Employer Tax Workshop

Event City:
Sandy
Date:
Thursday, February 21, 2019 -
8:00am to 5:00pm
Speaker:
Team/Bryce Hansen

UTAH ​SBDC'S ​EMPLOYER ​TAX ​WORKSHOP

Join ​us ​to ​learn ​the ​ins ​and ​outs ​of ​paying ​and ​complying ​with ​employee ​tax ​requirements. ​

In ​this ​power-packed ​workshop, ​you ​will ​get ​to ​hear ​from ​a ​tax ​CPA ​expert, ​as ​well ​as ​relevant ​federal ​and ​state ​agencies, ​all ​in ​one ​place, ​all ​on ​ONE ​DAY! ​ ​ ​ ​

  • CPA ​firm ​(independent ​contractors ​versus ​employees) ​ ​ ​
  • ​Utah ​State ​Tax ​Commission ​ ​ ​ ​
  • Utah ​Department ​of ​Workforce ​Services ​ ​ ​ ​
  • Utah ​Labor ​Commission ​ ​ ​ ​
  • U.S. ​Department ​of ​Labor ​ ​ ​ ​
  • Workers ​Compensation ​Fund ​of ​Utah

After ​the ​workshop, ​you ​will ​come ​away ​with ​knowledge ​and ​confidence ​of ​how ​to ​navigate ​this ​complex ​area.

***Breakfast ​is ​provided***

***Lunch ​is ​not ​provided, ​but ​there ​is ​a ​cafeteria ​in ​the ​building ​adjacent ​and ​west ​of ​the ​MCPC ​building***

8:00 ​am: ​ ​​Check-in, ​Registration ​and ​Food

8:30 ​am: ​ ​​Start ​of ​workshop

5:00 ​pm: ​ ​​End ​of ​Workshop

Cost:

Early registration is $20.00 and is available until 11:59 pm, February 15, 2019.

Regular registration fee of $25.00 is available until 11:59 pm, February 20, 2019.

Same-day registration is $30.00 and starts at 12:00 am, February 21, 2019.

Register here

 

Ca$h Flow is King! How to Manage your Company's Ca$h like a Pro

Event City:
Sandy
Date:
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 -
9:00am to 11:00am
Speaker:
Jim Herrin

Jim Herrin's CA$H FLOW IS KING! How to Manage Your Company's Ca$h like a Pro

Did you know that the Number One reason businesses fail is that they run out of money (even when profitable)?

Come learn what most small business owners do not know about CASH.

By attending and participating, you will get the tools and knowledge to help you avoid the ruin of your company:

- Why you have so little cash when your income statement shows a good profit.

- Why you can be profitable but still go bankrupt.

- Why your primary focus needs to be on maximizing cash flow, not on profits.

- How to use simple tools to maximize your cash flow.

- Where to find cash in your company.

- How to use your financial statements to manage cash.

- How to use debt as a tool and not a crutch.

***Light breakfast provided***

8:30 am: Check-in, Registration and Food

9:00 am: Ca$h Flow is King: Managing Your Ca$h Flow

11:00 am: End of Workshop

Cost:

Early registration of $20.00 is available until 11:59 pm, February 20, 2019. Regular registration fee of $25.00 is available until 11:59 pm on February 25, 2019. Same-day registration is $30.00 and starts at 12:00 am, February 26, 2019.

Register here

NOTE: This course is focused on short-term cash flow management. We rotate between two workshops. The other workshop is focused on mid and long-term cash flow projections.

Starting Your Business 101

Event City:
Sandy
Date:
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 -
9:00am to 11:00am
Speaker:
Jim Herrin

If you’re entertaining the idea of starting your own business, your FIRST STEP is to attend the free Salt Lake SBDC Starting Your Business 101 workshop.

In this 2 hour workshop you will learn, not only the basics from a business expert that has decades of experience, but you’ll also learn about:

• How to start your business with very little funding

• How to create a business plan

• How to create a strong presentation about your business

• Where to find funding

• Other important trainings

• Free one-on-one business counseling.

Cost: Free

Register here

The Digital Marketing Hacks Series: Pinterest: Creating Ads that Convert

Event City:
Sandy
Date:
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 -
9:00am to 11:00am
Speaker:
Annette Barney

THE ​DIGITAL ​MARKETING ​HACKS ​SERIES: ​PINTEREST: ​Creating ​Ads ​that ​Convert

YOUR ​BUSINESS ​HAS ​A ​PINTEREST ​ACCOUNT--DO ​YOU ​KNOW ​HOW ​TO ​LEVERAGE ​CREATIVE ​& ​EFFECTIVE ​ADS?

Join ​us ​to ​learn:

• The ​necessary ​steps ​to ​prepare ​for ​Pinterest ​ads

• How ​to ​create ​compelling ​ad ​content

• The ​best ​ways ​to ​determine ​keywords ​for ​targeting ​ads

• How ​to ​set-up ​an ​ad ​campaign.

Seating ​is ​LIMITED! ​Sign ​up ​now ​to ​guarantee ​your ​seat!

**Important: ​ ​Attendees ​will ​need ​to ​have ​a ​Pinterest ​business ​account ​set ​up ​prior ​to ​class. ​ ​

This ​class ​focuses ​on ​how ​to ​build ​ads ​and ​leverage ​appropriate ​marketing ​with ​those ​Pinterest ​Ads. ​

*** ​Light ​breakfast ​provided***

Who ​should ​attend:

The ​course ​is ​great ​for ​entrepreneurs ​who ​have ​used ​Pinterest ​but ​need ​a ​boost ​on ​how ​to ​best ​leverage ​this ​wonderful ​tool ​for ​generating ​more ​sales ​through ​Pinterest ​Ads. ​

8:30 ​am:  ​​ Check-in, ​Registration ​and ​Food

9:00 ​am: ​ ​​ Start ​of ​Workshop

11:00 ​am ​ ​​End ​of ​workshop

Cost:

Early registration is $20.00 and is available until 11:59 pm, March 20, 2019.

Regular registration fee of $25.00 is available until 11:59 pm, March 25, 2019.

Same-day registration is $30.00 and starts at 12:00 am, March 26, 2019.

Register here

 

Starting Your Business 101

Event City:
Sandy
Date:
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm
Speaker:
Jim Herrin

If you’re entertaining the idea of starting your own business, your FIRST STEP is to attend the free Salt Lake SBDC Starting Your Business 101 workshop.

In this 2 hour workshop you will learn, not only the basics from a business expert that has decades of experience, but you’ll also learn about:

• How to start your business with very little funding

• How to create a business plan

• How to create a strong presentation about your business

• Where to find funding

• Other important trainings

• Free one-on-one business counseling.

Cost: Free

Register here

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