Upcoming SBDC Training Programs

All sessions are free and open to the public. To register in advance, obtain more information on any of the workshops or get parking directions, email frederek@geneseo.edu or barth@geneseo.edu. If you have no internet access, call 585-245-5367 Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.

 

 

 

 

How to... Start and Run Your Own Business

Sept. 21, 2010
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
SUNY Geneseo
South Hall Rm. 338

This two-hour seminar covers the waterfront about starting and running your own business. It is an overview designed to help you know what is involved and what resources are needed for success. Subjects include filing a DBA, building a budget, marketing your product or service, advertising, public relations, hiring employees, business advisers, borrowing money, getting grants, paying sales tax, business and personal taxes, selecting a business to go into, and much more. The instructor is a successful business owner and professional adviser. Handouts will be provided.

 

How to... Market Your Small Business Products or Services

Oct. 19, 2010
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
SUNY Geneseo
South Hall, Rm. 338

Selecting the right marketing tools for your business is critical for success. Find out what the tools are and how to use them effectively, including how to write an effective ad. The instructor is a successful business owner and professional adviser. Handouts will be provided.

 

How to... Manage Cash Flow: A Necessary Skill in Small Business

Nov. 16, 2010
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
SUNY Geneseo
South Hall, Rm. 338


If you run out of cash, your business experience is over. Find out how to control your cash and then do what want to do least: walk through how to build a cash flow budget that will show how much money is needed to be successful. The instructor is a successful business owner and professional adviser. Handouts will be provided.