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Spring Business Enterprise Startup Training (BEST) 10:00 am
Spring Business Enterprise Startup Training (BEST) @ Online
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Starting a new business can be exciting, and overwhelming. There are so many things to consider such as setting up operations, meeting legal requirements, accurately pricing your product or service, creating a marketing strategy and READ MORE
Black-Owned Business Excellence: Upgrade Your Business Entity 11:00 am
Black-Owned Business Excellence: Upgrade Your Business Entity @ Online
May 4 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come and learn the benefits of each business entity (sole proprietorship, LLC, Non-Profit, SCorp, CCorp, Social Enterprise from an established Certified Public Accountant – Isaiah Gresham. Get armed with information that will help you ascertain READ MORE
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ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition 8:30 am
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition @ Online
May 5 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Business is not as usual right now and may not be for a long time. ScaleUp business training is focused on teaching proven strategies to small businesses that will increase resiliency and spur growth in READ MORE
Intro to Business Startup Live Webinar 9:00 am
Intro to Business Startup Live Webinar @ Webinar
May 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
This class is designed for those who are thinking about starting a business or in the early planning stages. Learn the fundamental elements of what makes a business successful, the basics of business planning, and READ MORE
Restaurant Revitalization Fund Info 9:00 am
Restaurant Revitalization Fund Info @ Online
May 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
On April 19, 2021 program details of the Restaurant Revitalization Fund were published. In addition to the Restaurant Revitalization Fund info on www.sba.gov/restaurants and www.sba.gov/restaurantes (Spanish), we wanted to share these other information sources: Attached READ MORE
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ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition 8:30 am
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition @ Webinar
May 6 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Business is not as usual right now and may not be for a long time. ScaleUp business training is focused on teaching proven strategies to small businesses that will increase resiliency and spur growth in READ MORE
Let’s Talk Business | Create Long-lasting Trusted Relationships with Podcasting 12:00 pm
Let’s Talk Business | Create Long-lasting Trusted Relationships with Podcasting @ Online
May 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Speaker John Biethan, President and Producer, Imagine Podcasting Sam De Santo, Creative Director, Imagine Podcasting With 16+ years of experience producing podcasts, he’s made all the mistakes so you don’t have to. He approaches the READ MORE
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition (Evening Series) 6:00 pm
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition (Evening Series) @ Online
May 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Business is not as usual right now and may not be for a long time. ScaleUp business training is focused on teaching proven strategies to small businesses that will increase resiliency and spur growth in READ MORE
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Spring Business Enterprise Startup Training (BEST) 10:00 am
Spring Business Enterprise Startup Training (BEST) @ Online
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Starting a new business can be exciting, and overwhelming. There are so many things to consider such as setting up operations, meeting legal requirements, accurately pricing your product or service, creating a marketing strategy and READ MORE
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ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition 8:30 am
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition @ Online
May 12 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Business is not as usual right now and may not be for a long time. ScaleUp business training is focused on teaching proven strategies to small businesses that will increase resiliency and spur growth in READ MORE
ScaleUp Mastermind: L&I Need to Know for Employers in Washington State 4:30 pm
ScaleUp Mastermind: L&I Need to Know for Employers in Washington State @ Online
May 12 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Join us for this month’s edition of ScaleUp Mastermind! We are hosting Brent Olsen, of ERNWest, to talk about what you absolutely need to know about doing business in Washington State and the labor and READ MORE
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ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition 8:30 am
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition @ Webinar
May 13 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Business is not as usual right now and may not be for a long time. ScaleUp business training is focused on teaching proven strategies to small businesses that will increase resiliency and spur growth in READ MORE
Are you Ready to Start a Business? 11:00 am
Are you Ready to Start a Business? @ Online
May 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Originally scheduled for May 6, will take place May 13 at 11:00 AM instead. Are you looking to start up a business but have no experience running one? Do you have an idea you are READ MORE
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition (Evening Series) 6:00 pm
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition (Evening Series) @ Online
May 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Business is not as usual right now and may not be for a long time. ScaleUp business training is focused on teaching proven strategies to small businesses that will increase resiliency and spur growth in READ MORE
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Updates to PPP Loan Forgiveness Instructions 10:00 am
Updates to PPP Loan Forgiveness Instructions @ Online
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This webinar will cover the new Coronavirus relief bill updates to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan forgiveness application and related instructions. Representatives from the SBA and the Washington State Small Business Development Center (SBDC) READ MORE
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Closing Date: Washington Covid-19 Immigrant Relief Fund
Closing Date: Washington Covid-19 Immigrant Relief Fund @ Online
May 15 all-day
COVID-19 financial relief —by and for immigrants. If you’re an immigrant experiencing hard times because of COVID-19, and you aren’t eligible for federal financial relief or unemployment insurance, this fund is for you. Apply for READ MORE
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INSPIRE: Women’s Business Conference 1:00 pm
INSPIRE: Women’s Business Conference @ Online
May 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
WCWB & Thurston EDC Present the 5th Annual INSPIRE conference! Washington Center for Women in Business (WCWB) and Thurston Economic Development Council (EDC) are thrilled to announce our 5th annual INSPIRE virtual conference on Tuesday, May 18! We invite you to READ MORE
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ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition 8:30 am
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition @ Online
May 19 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Business is not as usual right now and may not be for a long time. ScaleUp business training is focused on teaching proven strategies to small businesses that will increase resiliency and spur growth in READ MORE
Intro to Business Startup Live Webinar 9:00 am
Intro to Business Startup Live Webinar @ Webinar
May 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
This class is designed for those who are thinking about starting a business or in the early planning stages. Learn the fundamental elements of what makes a business successful, the basics of business planning, and READ MORE
Restaurant Revitalization Fund Info 2:00 pm
Restaurant Revitalization Fund Info @ Online
May 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
On April 19, 2021 program details of the Restaurant Revitalization Fund were published. In addition to the Restaurant Revitalization Fund info on www.sba.gov/restaurants and www.sba.gov/restaurantes (Spanish), we wanted to share these other information sources: Attached is a news release about READ MORE
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ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition 8:30 am
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition @ Webinar
May 20 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Business is not as usual right now and may not be for a long time. ScaleUp business training is focused on teaching proven strategies to small businesses that will increase resiliency and spur growth in READ MORE
Let’s Talk Business | The Secret Sauce for Powerful Conflict Resolution 12:00 pm
Let’s Talk Business | The Secret Sauce for Powerful Conflict Resolution @ Online
May 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Description You already know the importance of Active Listening, Validating Concerns, Managing Expectations, and Problem Solving, but do you know about the “Secret Sauce”? The “Secret Sauce” is the ability to know what is really READ MORE
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition (Evening Series) 6:00 pm
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition (Evening Series) @ Online
May 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Business is not as usual right now and may not be for a long time. ScaleUp business training is focused on teaching proven strategies to small businesses that will increase resiliency and spur growth in READ MORE
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ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition 8:30 am
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition @ Online
May 26 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Business is not as usual right now and may not be for a long time. ScaleUp business training is focused on teaching proven strategies to small businesses that will increase resiliency and spur growth in READ MORE
ScaleUp Mastermind Special Edition: Examining Proposed Federal Tax Law Changes That Could Impact Your Business (and You)! 4:30 pm
ScaleUp Mastermind Special Edition: Examining Proposed Federal Tax Law Changes That Could Impact Your Business (and You)! @ Online
May 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Join us for this month’s ScaleUp Mastermind Special Edition! We are proud to host Christopher T. L. Brown, J.D., LL.M., Principal of Northstar Law Group, P.S., who will be speaking on Proposed Federal Tax Law READ MORE
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ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition 8:30 am
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition @ Webinar
May 27 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Business is not as usual right now and may not be for a long time. ScaleUp business training is focused on teaching proven strategies to small businesses that will increase resiliency and spur growth in READ MORE
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition (Evening Series) 6:00 pm
ScaleUp: The Rebuild Edition (Evening Series) @ Online
May 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Business is not as usual right now and may not be for a long time. ScaleUp business training is focused on teaching proven strategies to small businesses that will increase resiliency and spur growth in READ MORE
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Laying the Groundwork: Basics of Government Contracting 10:00 am
Laying the Groundwork: Basics of Government Contracting @ Online
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This class is for small business owners who are brand new to government procurement. This class will lay the ground work for you to decide if government contracting should be in your future. This class is fun and informal so bring READ MORE
Updates to PPP Loan Forgiveness Instructions 10:00 am
Updates to PPP Loan Forgiveness Instructions @ Online
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This webinar will cover the new Coronavirus relief bill updates to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan forgiveness application and related instructions. Representatives from the SBA and the Washington State Small Business Development Center (SBDC) READ MORE
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Closing Date for Latest Round of PPP Loans
Closing Date for Latest Round of PPP Loans
May 31 all-day
The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) provides loans to help businesses keep their workforce employed during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. SBA is currently offering: First Draw PPP Loans for first time program participants Second Draw PPP Loans READ MORE