Events Calendar - Chamber Of Commerce
The Retail Road to Recovery is an intensive 5-part class is designed to assist existing brick and mortar retailers, restaurateurs, and services in their recovery from the challenges created by the COVID19 shutdown and continually evolving regulations. Who Should Attend? Brick & Mortar establishments are welcome to attend. A wait-list will be created for applicants once our capacity of 35 is filled. Future classes may be held if the demand is high. Why Attend? Re-launching your business post-COVID will be a new adventure. Join us to learn NEW best practices from business advisors and cohort peers as we explore new ways of doing business. What Can I Expect? -An on-line cohort style learning environment of up to 35 participants. -5 interactive, working classes that meet every week for 2 hours each. -Individual consulting sessions, with an SBDC Advisor between classes, to work on homework and specific issues. Curriculum: Class #1: Thursday, October 1, 2020 11am to 1:00pm Understanding key financial reports & ratios Class #2 Thursday, October 8th, 2020 ? 11am to 1:00pm Taking your business on-line Class #3: Thursday, October 15, 2020 ? 11am to 1:00pm Social Media as a marketing and sales tool. Class #4: Thursday, October 22, 2020 ? 11am to 1:00pm In-Store Operations, inventory control, CRM, etc. Class #5: Thursday, October 29, 2020 ? 11am to 1:30pm Funding recovery
Hosted by LA SBDC Associate Director Ted Hiatt, and financial experts Lori Williams and GB Bajaj, these webinars will focus on the PPP2 and will cover: who is eligible how to apply loan details how to use the funds On Wednesdays, Lori will cover how to calculate wages for the PPP application - for employees and business owners (sole proprietors - independent contractors, LLCs, and partnerships.) You'll also learn how to calculate the 25% revenue reduction to confirm eligibility for second draw PPP applicants. You may want to have a copy of your 2019 tax return in front of you so you can follow along. GB will present on Thursdays and will also cover tax implications as they relate to PPP and EIDL . Join us!