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Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 04:00 PM
17 rsvps
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 12:00 PM

Como Promover Su Tienda Online

¿Tiene un negocio y quiere mejorar su presencia online?

Ahora mismo hay herramientas de mercadeo online disponibles a su alcance, las cuales le puede ayudar a su negocio alcanzar más clientes de una forma menos costosa que marketing tradicional. Lo invitamos a unirse con nosotros a este seminario web donde les explicaremos más sobre como utilizar estar herramientas y como puede hacer para promover su tienda online. Al final de la presentación tendremos una sesión de preguntas y respuestas donde podrá preguntarnos cualquier pregunta que tenga sobre el tema.

Este seminario tendrá lugar el día martes 27 de octubre, de 12:00 AM a 2:00 PM vía ZOOM.

Para recibir el enlace para participar, por favor haga “RSVP” en esta pagina.

Si tiene alguna pregunta, puede contactarnos al correo svonhoroch@ledcmetro.org o puede llamarnos o enviar un mensaje de texto al (202) 681-5876

ZOOM in Baltimore, MD
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 01:00 PM

Work For Yourself @ 50+

                             

 

Are you over 50 and looking for ways to improve your current financial situation? Have you ever dreamed of being your own boss? Work for Yourself@50+ has the information you need to succeed.

AARP Foundation’s Work for Yourself@50+ initiative will help you gain the knowledge, support, and resources you need to make informed decisions about working for yourself and learn what it takes to launch a successful self-employment venture.

The decision to start your own business can be both exciting and daunting. Work for Yourself@50+ breaks the choices down for older adults in an approachable way through five steps:

  • A careful consideration of the potential benefits and risks of working for yourself
  • Exercises to help develop the self-employment idea
  • A realistic overview of what it takes to pursue a self-employment opportunity
  • Guidance to help avoid pitfalls and scams
  • Ways to find trustworthy support and services

This workshop will be facilitated in English only. 

 

Click here to register!

 

ZOOM webinar - link will be emailed following registration
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 03:00 PM
13 rsvps

Back to Basics Webinar Series: Items & Inventory

 

LEDC is partnering with CFO Services Group to do an 8 part “Back to Basics” webinar series.

 

This series is designed to give YOU the knowledge and skills you need to be successful with your business or nonprofit. 

 

CFO Services Group is “A trusted team helping to deliver your desired goals.” They are the DC area’s #1 preferred management accounting firm for businesses and nonprofits, focusing on bookkeeping, strategy, and growth.

 

For the third course in the series we will be focusing on your Items & Inventory.

 

QuickBooks uses special things called “items” to record sales and track inventory. Even if you don’t have inventory, you still need to understand how to use “items” to properly record any type of sale (including services). We will dive into using Items this week.

 

📅Join us on Tuesday, Oct 27th at 3:00pm EST to learn more! 

 

We will then email you a quick sign up sheet. Afterwards you will get a calendar invite with the ZOOM link for the Items & Inventory webinar.  

ZOOM in Washington, DC
Monday, November 02, 2020 at 04:00 PM

Creating a Business on Purpose

 

What you need to know before starting your small business. 

This 4-part webinar series is a road-map designed for aspiring small business owners and entrepreneurs. 

 

Part I: "Am I (really) ready to start a business?" 

Before investing your time and money to develop a business plan, register your business or create a website, it is crucial to determine your level of “readiness”.

In part one of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Discover your “why”
  • Get clear on the myths and realities of starting a business
  • Complete a self-assessment to determine if you are (really) ready to become an Entrepreneur

Monday, November 2 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part I*

*To attend all 4 webinars, you will need to register for each separately. See below to register for the webinars to follow.

 

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Part II: Plan your work. Work your plan. 

Now that you have determined that you are ready to start a business, it’s time to strategize.

In part two of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Learn how an evolving planning process can help you make key decisions
  • Discover how to convert a vague idea into a plan
  • Begin to create an action plan to start your business

Monday, November 9 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part II 

 

Part III: Your Business's IT Factor!

What is going to make your business stand out amongst the competition? How are you going to reach your customers? Knowing this may very well be the most vital ingredient to your business’s success!

In part three of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Learn how to identify your target market
  • Understand your customer
  • Create your business’s vale proposition

Monday, November 16 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part III

 

Part IV: Setting your Business Up for Success. 

You are ready. You have a plan. Now, what’s next?

In part four of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Learn about the 4 experts you need to have on speed dial.
  • Discover how to register your business.
  • Find out if you need a business license.

Monday, November 23 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part IV

 

Online Webinar
Monday, November 09, 2020 at 04:00 PM

Creating a Business on Purpose- Part II

What you need to know before starting your small business. 

This 4-part webinar series is a road-map designed for aspiring small business owners and entrepreneurs. 

 

Part II: Plan your work. Work your plan. 

Now that you have determined that you are ready to start a business, it’s time to strategize.

In part two of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Learn how an evolving planning process can help you make key decisions
  • Discover how to convert a vague idea into a plan
  • Begin to create an action plan to start your business

Monday, November 9 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part II*

*To attend all the webinars, you will need to register for each separately. See below to register for the webinars to follow.

 

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Part III: Your Business's IT Factor!

What is going to make your business stand out amongst the competition? How are you going to reach your customers? Knowing this may very well be the most vital ingredient to your business’s success!

In part three of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Learn how to identify your target market
  • Understand your customer
  • Create your business’s vale proposition

Monday, November 16 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part III

 

Part IV: Setting your Business Up for Success. 

You are ready. You have a plan. Now, what’s next?

In part four of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Learn about the 4 experts you need to have on speed dial.
  • Discover how to register your business.
  • Find out if you need a business license.

Monday, November 23 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part IV

 

Online Webinar
Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 03:00 PM
4 rsvps

Presencia Digital para Pequeños Negocios

 

Tu negocio necesita fortalecer la presencia digital para encontrar nuevas oportunidades. Aprovecha esta oportunidad para adquirir conocimiento importante para el crecimiento de tu negocio.

Los temas que discutiremos son:

  • Redes Sociales
  • Página web
  • Mercadeo via Email

Al final tendremos una sesión de preguntas y respuestas para clarificar las preguntas que pueda tener sobre este tema.

El evento tendrá lugar el día 10 de Noviembre a las 3 PM via ZOOM.

Para poder participar, haga RSVP a este evento y le enviaremos el enlace para participar a su email.

Si tiene alguna pregunta sobre este evento, por favor contacte a Sergio Von Horoch al

Número: (202) 681-5876

Correo Electrónico: svonhoroch@ledcmetro.org

ZOOM in Zoom
Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 01:00 PM
2 rsvps

Presenting a Winning Product Mix: Choosing What, Why, and How to Sell

What would be the best line of products to offer your customers?

Join us in this webinar where we will answering this question by discussing what makes a winning product mix. With the help our special guess Chris VonHorn, we will dive into what products you should be considering putting in your line-up, why you should consider them and how to sell them to your customers.

At the end of the presentation we will be having a Q&A session where we will be clarifying any questions you might have about this topic.

This webinar will take place on Thursday, November 12th at 1:00 PM via ZOOM.

To participate, you have to RSVP to this event and we will be sending the link to access the webinar.

If you have any questions, please contact Sergio Von Horoch at svonhoroch@ledcmetro.org or by calling/texting at (202) 681-5876

 

ZOOM
Monday, November 16, 2020 at 04:00 PM

Creating a Business on Purpose- Part III

What you need to know before starting your small business. 

This 4-part webinar series is a road-map designed for aspiring small business owners and entrepreneurs. 

 

Part III: Your Business's IT Factor!

What is going to make your business stand out amongst the competition? How are you going to reach your customers? Knowing this may very well be the most vital ingredient to your business’s success!

In part three of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Learn how to identify your target market
  • Understand your customer
  • Create your business’s vale proposition

Monday, November 16 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part III*

*To attend all the webinars, you will need to register for each separately. See below to register for the webinars to follow.

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Part IV: Setting your Business Up for Success. 

You are ready. You have a plan. Now, what’s next?

In part four of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Learn about the 4 experts you need to have on speed dial.
  • Discover how to register your business.
  • Find out if you need a business license.

Monday, November 23 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part IV

 

Online Webinar
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 04:00 PM
1 rsvp

Federal Contracting 101

Online Webinar