ONLINE – Step-by-Step Business Planning

Your business plan is the blueprint for your small business.

A business plan is not only a tool for seeking finance – it’s also a blueprint for your small business! This webinar explores the steps to take to complete your business plan, resources available to support this process, and how to put your business plan to work once created.

During this webinar, you’ll learn about:

  • The impact that creating a business plan has on your business
  • The components of a business plan
  • Steps needed to register your new business
  • Insurance and how to properly protect your business
  • Resources to help you and your business thrive

Presented by: Jesse Esparza, SBDC Business Consultant

Jesse Esparza, Business Consultant

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ONLINE – Part V Planning Your Pivot

It is time to improve your communication. Your customers are seeking to learn how to engage with your business in a post-COVID setting. Let them know about the changes implemented at your businesses.

Now that we all better understand the tools associated with marketing our business, let’s put them into active practice and plan a COVID pivot!

In this strategic planning session, East Colorado SBDC’s Chelsie Beller will discuss pivoting tactics that business owners or marketing specialist can add to any communication calendar.

Combating COVID Marketing Series

We’ve all seen and felt the effects of COVID-19. As business owners it is crucial to communicate with your customers about the changes your business has implemented. Whether it be processing expectations when visiting your location or a new e-commerce page, communication can make all the difference.

Join us and the Logan County Chamber of Commerce this September for our 5-part marketing series designed to help your business combat COVID-19 through marketing.

Every Wednesday morning from 9:00 – 10:00 am we’ll spend one hour helping you to understand and pick useful tools to better communicate your business.

  • 9/2 – Marketing Your Brand
  • 9/9 – Picking Your Platform
  • 9/16 – Digital Marketing on a Dime
  • 9/23 – Creating with Canva
  • 9/30 – Planning Your Pivot

Each presentation will be hosted on Zoom. We invite and encourage you to register for all five.

Speaker: Chelsie Beller, East Colorado SBDC

Chelsie Beller, Weld County Business Consultant

ONLINE – Start-Up Orientation

Ready to start a business in Colorado?

This comprehensive Business Startup Orientation has been designed as a starting place for anyone who is considering jumping into business for the first or seventh time. This webinar will provide you with a Colorado Startup Guide link, free library resources to support your business, web resources, as well as a general overview of things to consider when starting a business. Join us online for this webinar!

During this webinar, you’ll learn about:

Marketing essentials, Business plan components, Management requirements, Business licensing requirements, Legal forms or organization. Business required taxes, Financial planning and more!

Presented by: Jesse Esparza, SBDC Business Consultant

Jesse Esparza, Business Consultant

Grow With Google – Annual Holiday Livestream: Online

Grow with Google offers free training and tools to help you grow your skills, career, or business. Explore programs and register for an in-person workshop.

Kick start your customers’ holiday shopping season by marketing your business. We’ll discuss how to get in front of your customers and showcase what you offer using Google My Business, Google Ads, and more.

Suggested audiences: Small Businesses, Non-Profits

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ONLINE – DIY Web Development

The ultimate guide to getting your business online.

Designing your own website. Seems daunting, doesn’t it? Well, fear not. Our DIY Web Development course will show you how anyone can create a beautiful website for their business.

You will learn the components that will provide you with a basic understanding of how to build a website for your business. Well-designed websites offer much more than just aesthetics. They attract visitors and help people understand your product, company and branding. With the help of several user-friendly DIY website builders and SBDC expertise, we will provide the knowledge and resources needed to create a well-designed website for your business.

Presented by: Jesse Esparza, SBDC Business Consultant

Jesse Esparza, Business Consultant

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