Upcoming Events/Webinar Trainings

Jan. 31, 10am – 11:30am: Starting a Business Workshop Part 3: Preparing for Financing, Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1789315964612213598

Preparing for financing is a critical process for an entrepreneur and existing business owner, it can make the difference in the time it takes submit your application to obtaining a loan. In this webinar we will review how the steps to prepare for financing, how to set your expectations regarding the what the lender is looking and the expected time it take to process your application depending on which financial institution to choose. 

Feb. 2, 9am – 4:30pm: Columbus Ohio Boots to Business Reboot (In-Person), Economic & Community Development Institute (ECDI), 1655 Old Leonard Ave. Columbus OH.

Two Step process to register: To join the B2B community: https://sbavets.force.com/s/login/SelfRegister

To register for a Reboot class: https://sbavets.force.com/

Feb. 6, 2pm – 3:30pm, Amazon, Successful Sales on Amazon, Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/227273879932899671

Amazon is the leading e-commerce website in the United States with more than $486 billion dollars in 2021 net sales. Amazon has more than 350 million active customer accounts worldwide. In this fast paced class you’ll learn How the secrets of Amazon’s Search Algorithm, how to register & choose the account that fits your goals, and list an item on Amazon for free to maximize your profitability. You’ll learn how to ship your items or let Amazon ship them for you with “Fulfillment by Amazon” (FBA) shipping services.

Feb. 9, 10am – 11:30am: VetBizCentral Introduction to Entrepreneurship Course for Michigan Army & Air National Guard Members

Registration Required: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7911735357519154264

Attend VetBizCentral FREE Intro to Entrepreneurship Virtual Course for Army and Air National Guard members. Learn how to start and grow your own business by obtaining FREE information and resources like assistance with Market Research, Business Plan Development and Research Financing Options. Join VetBizCentral and your Army and Air National Guard peers to obtain the information and resources needed to start your New Business. 

Feb. 13, 2pm – 3:30pm: Instagram for Business, Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3473432427360297813

This course will help you master Instagram marketing strategy, which will help you grow your business at a rapid pace and gain thousands of the right kind of followers. You will learn how to: Convert Instagram followers into paying customers, Generate sales with Instagram Shopping & Instagram Checkout Secrets of hash tagging revealed Go Live on Instagram!!!!

Feb. 21, 2pm – 3:30pm, Selling on Shopify, Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1563459783634517344

Weather you sell online, on social media, in a store, or out of the trunk of your car, Shopify has you covered. Your Brand, your way. No Design skills needed. Establish your brand online with a custom domain name and online store. With instant access to hundreds of the best looking themes, and complete control over the look and feel, you finally have a gorgeous store of your own that reflects the personality of your business. Everything in one place. Selling your products in many places should be every bit as simple as selling one. With Shopify’s ecommerce software you get one unified platform to run your business with ease.