HR Toolkit: Paying Your Employee (webinar)
Oct
23
12:00 PM12:00

HR Toolkit: Paying Your Employee (webinar)

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You've made an offer of employment and they've accepted; now what?
In this HR Toolkit webinar, HR professional Jennifer Wheatley will guide you through your responsibilities as the business owner in reporting new hires to federal and state agencies as well as discuss what's involved in processing payroll and why using a payroll service can be a lifesaver for small business owners in the time (and possible fines) of taking it on yourself
Disability accommodations should be requested by contacting the Louisville SBDC at sbdcinfo@uky.edu or 502-625-0123.

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B2B with LinkedIn
Oct
24
6:00 PM18:00

B2B with LinkedIn

This workshop is for B2B-oriented companies and intellectual service providers (banks, financial institutions, accountants, real estate agencies/brokers, mortgage brokers, accountants, insurance agents, and similar).

Content:
*Personal Branding
*Content Management
*Organic Traffic
*Social Selling
*Lead Generation

Presented by: Alisa Ploco
I can help improve business performance in marketing (brand development, digital marketing - social media, trade marketing, in-store  marketing, mystery shopping, marketing plans, marketing strategies, marketing campaigns, events management, sponsorships, market research), business in general (business plans, strategy, business development) and sales (sales plans, salesforce training and coaching). 

As a Brand Manager, experienced Marketing and Sales Consultant and a Business Development Manager, I've helped the companies I've worked for, increase their revenues in sales, improve their customer experiences and online presence, build renowned brands, lead and trained their sales force increasing their sales performance. Now I'm a business owner myself. My company is called  "Your Biz Mentor LLC"  and it's located in Louisville

As a Brand Manager, experienced Marketing and Sales Consultant and a Business Development Manager, I've helped the companies I've worked for, increase their revenues in sales, improve their customer experiences and online presence, build renowned brands, lead and trained their sales force increasing their sales performance. Now I'm a business owner myself. My company is called "Your Biz Mentor LLC" and it's located in Louisville

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Own Your Own Business
Nov
9
8:00 AM08:00

Own Your Own Business

Dreaming about starting your own business but aren't sure how? You aren't alone in feeling unsure about how to take the first step. SCORE and Louisville Small Business Development Center present this session that will help you understand what it takes to be your own boss. 

Topics include:

Personal Traits of an Entrepreneur
Marketing and Accounting Basics
Legal and Insurance Considerations
Technology for Your Business
Business Plan Preparation
Financial and Money Management

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Business Taxation - Tips and Tricks  (WEBINAR)
Sep
18
10:00 AM10:00

Business Taxation - Tips and Tricks (WEBINAR)


This presentation will touch briefly on different ways to maximize deductions and ultimately reduce tax liability for new business owners. The presenter will explain depreciation laws and strategies, accrued/prepaid expenses, retirement plan benefits to the company, and the Kentucky Small Business Tax Credit (KSBTC).

Presented by Michael Bramer, a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) born and raised in Louisville. He attended Bellarmine University for his accounting undergrad degree and has worked over five years as a tax accountant for Harding, Shymanski & Co, PSC.
He prepares tax returns, provisions, and other accounting related tasks for clients mostly in the manufacturing or construction industries.

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GOOGLE Get Your Business Online (WEBINAR)
Aug
13
12:00 PM12:00

GOOGLE Get Your Business Online (WEBINAR)


Learn about Google My Business, a free tool for local businesses who want to connect with customers on Google Search and Maps.  Get hands-on help creating or updating your business profile or a simple website.

In this session our presenter will show you how to:
*Create or claim your Google My Business listing
*Manage your business info across Google Search and Maps
*Use Google My Business to connect with potential customers
*Create a free website using the info from your Business Profile

Presenter: Dave Delaney, Google-supported trainer

 

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YELP 101 (WEBINAR)
Aug
7
10:00 AM10:00

YELP 101 (WEBINAR)

Join Emily Hagedorn, senior community/marketing director for Yelp in Louisville, online as she walks you through how to leverage Yelp's free tools to get more customers. This webinar will include information on claiming your business page via Yelp, which is free to do, as well as basic info on adding important info to your Yelp page, using check-in offers and responding to reviews.

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Business Plan Boot Camp
Jul
20
to Jul 27

Business Plan Boot Camp

The number one mistake entrepreneurs make when starting a business is not having a written business plan.  Having a written set of instructions to guide you is critical, and the research behind the plan allows you to identify hurdles as well as opportunities before you launch.  Already have a business?  A business plan is key when you want to grow your business too.

A well written business plan takes time, patience, and research.  Why struggle needlessly when this course can walk you step by step through the process; whether you are contemplating a startup, growing a business or looking for financing.

Disability accommodations should be requested by contacting the Louisville SBDC at sbdcinfo@uky.edu or 502-625-0123.

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