Contracts are necessary to protect and grow any business. But contracts are not easy to draft and hiring a lawyer can be expensive. Gina Pak is a LA SBDC advisor who is an entrepreneur and lawyer. She provides SBDC clients with legal information to help their businesses. During this workshop, we will: Cover the basics about contracts; Draft a contract together, specifically an independent contractor agreement (which you can use both when you hire and when you get hired); and Go over best practices when it comes to contracts for your business. You will walk away from this workshop not only feeling more confident about contracts, but also with a contract you can use right away!
COVID-19: New Laws/Updates for Last Quarter 2020 Description: In our on-going COVID-19 webinar series, we will review significant new laws and current updates to better understand how they will impact your business. Specifically, we will examine: ? Two new CA laws regarding COVID-19 and Workers? Compensation ? DOL updates to FFCRA rules ? Cal/OSHA Issuing COVID-19 Safety Citations ? IRS Updates for Remote Workers
Having a focused business plan has never proven so important. Successful business planning leads to successful business results, and the ability to change course when all around you is also changing. This workshop will cover all aspects of creating a business plan, as well as emphasize the importance of setting measurable strategies and tactics to help achieve these goals. In this interactive seminar, you will learn how to: -Break apart components of the business plan into manageable steps. -Define your business succinctly. -Research your competition and target market. -Develop your operating and marketing plans. -Start understanding your financial statements.
Having a focused business plan has never proven so important. Successful business planning leads to successful business results, and the ability to change course when all around you is also changing. This webinar will cover all aspects of creating a business plan, as well as emphasize the importance of setting measurable strategies and tactics to help achieve these goals. In this interactive seminar, you will learn how to: -Break apart components of the business plan into manageable steps. -Define your business succinctly. -Research your competition and target market. -Develop your operating and marketing plans. -Start understanding your financial statements
Digital Inclusion Convening Webinar presented by the Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and Charter Communications
Digital Inclusion Convening - Charter Communications will be joined by local officials, Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, City of Long Beach Digital Inclusion Working Group, and Human IT to discuss Digital Inclusion, and bridging the digital divide for low-income residents.
Learn digital marketing strategies to grow your online brand by leveraging Google search engine optimization, content marketing and social media interactions across platforms including websites, blogs, video-sharing, review sites, and email marketing. This webinar will provide an overview of the 9 Key Areas to measure and grow your online presence as defined by David Mitroff, Ph.D. with examples from his consulting work with technology startups, restaurants, and retail clients, professional service firms and entrepreneurs. Key Points: - Learn the fastest ways to grow your online brand - How to continually reach new market segments - Create a competitive advantage through social marketing - Learn creative ways to leverage social media platforms to build online influence About the Speaker: David Mitroff, Ph.D. who is the Founder and Chief Consultant at Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. (www.PiedmontAve.com), a consulting and marketing firm with a proven track record of producing results. David and his team advise clients on leveraging technology for creative initiatives from strategy through implementation. The SBDC hosted by Long Beach City College The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) has been hosted by Long Beach City College since 2006 and has helped thousands of area business owners increase their sales, obtain loans, streamline operations, utilize new technologies, expand into new markets, and position themselves for long-term growth. We are apart of the Los Angeles Regional SBDC Network, which assists small business owners throughout the Los Angeles, Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties. Our experienced SBDC team is comprised of former entrepreneurs, bankers, product managers, technology experts, and business professionals dedicated to helping you grow your business. Contact us at (562) 938-5100 or go to longbeachsbdc.org/services/we-can-help/ to schedule your appointment.
Facebook has over one billion subscribers. Now is the time to learn how to use Facebook Live Streaming to grow your business. This event will cover: 1) How to set up your account 2) Where to stream to get the most impact 3) What to stream to drive business/sales 4) How often to stream 5) The 5 C?s to increase more sales from your streams 6) Q&A