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4 Series de Clases Abiertas a la Comunidad

Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Éxito Para Negocios
4 SERIES DE CLASES ABIERTAS A LA COMUNIDAD

1. Pilares de Mercadotecnia
Lunes 14 de octubre | 7:00-8:30 PM
Estrategias de acuerdo a:
- El Producto
- El Precio
- La Plaza
- La Promoción

2. Prevención de Riesgos
Lunes 28 de octubre | 7:00-8:30 PM
- Como proteger sus activos contra perdidas
- Como protegerse contra demandas legales, daños a terceros, perdida de ingresos 

3. Empoderamiento Financiero
Lunes 11 de noviembre | 7:00-8:30 PM

- Crédito: ¿Qué es, como obtenerlo, ó como mejorarlo?
- Obtenga lo que quiere con un buen crédito

4. Obligación Tributaria
Lunes 25 de noviembre | 7:00-8:30 PM

- Como calcular los impuestos de acuerdo a su estructura legal.
- Posibles deducciones, depreciación e impuestos de empleados.

CADA TALLER ES GRATUITO!

MOORHEAD RECREATION CENTER
2390 Havana St. Aurora, CO 80010

INSCRÍBETE AQUÍ:  (303) 539-5670

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Government Contracting Workshop Series

Tuesday, September 03, 2019

The government contracting workshop series hosted by the Aurora-South Metro SBDC and sponsored by Connect2DOT and the Minority Business Office is wrapping up for 2019.  The workshops range from the perspective of a business wanting to discover the market potential for their business and what the government buys to the existing business wanting to become better at obtaining and maintaining government contracts.

"Construction Scheduling & Project Management" is coming up THIS FRIDAY, September 6th, 9AM - 11AM, at the Aurora Municipal Center.  This workshop is an excellent example of how an existing business can improve on contract delivery and efficiencies.  The instructor has over 30 years in the construction industry.  Read more and register here.

Other upcoming workshops include "Is Certification Right For Your Business", Friday, September 13th, 1PM - 3PM, "Your Capability Statement" on Friday, October 18th, 1PM - 3PM, and "Marketing To Prime Contractors" -- recently added to the line-up -- Friday, November 1st, 1PM - 3PM.

All of the above will take place at the Aurora Municipal Center.  Click here to register.

        


Navigating CDOT Systems

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Do you want to know more about how to do business with the Colorado Department of Transportation?  Here's your chance.  There's a free webinar TOMORROW, July 17th, 11AM - 12PM -- Navigating CDOT Systems, presented by the Program Manager for the Connect2DOT program, Cathy Kramer.

You will receive an email from GoToMeeting with a link to join the webinar upon registration today. Otherwise, call in tomorrow morning, 303-326-8686, and the SBDC staff will forward the link. This workshop will cover the various systems and online resources for doing business with CDOT. It includes the various ways to find and bid on engineering, construction, and goods and services contracts. If you want to maximize your time online and learn CDOT's various contracting systems, join this webinar for a hands-on look at where to go and how to navigate:  Highway & Bridge Construction | Highway & Bridge Design | Goods & Services. Suggested audience: Small business contractors interested in doing business with CDOT. Full description and Registration here

Construction Estimating & Bidding NEW DATE

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
   Construction Estimating & Bidding
   Have you been submitting quotes for construction projects but not
   getting the work? Do you need help figuring out the right cost for
   your bids? Do you want to start winning more subcontracts?
   If so, this workshop is a great opportunity to improve your
   estimating skills.  It will help you refine your estimating process
   and create more accurate bids for construction jobs.
 
The workshop will cover:  Estimating set up, details and software | Errors to avoid |
| Bidding | Bid follow up
Suggested Audience: Construction subcontractors, DBE certified firms, contractors interested in working on CDOT and other government construction projects, and any staff responsible for estimating construction jobs.
Thursday, May 30th | 1PM - 3PM | $15 |
Location: Aurora Municipal Center  | Register here...
   The instructor:  Bob Smith has 23 years of construction management
   experience, and 10 years as consultant to subcontractors with SBDC.
   Bob is the owner of Eaton Cole Construction services and is currently
   performing construction management services.
For a list of other upcoming Government Contracting Workshops, click here.

Last Chance to Sign Up for LEADING EDGE

Thursday, March 28, 2019

The Aurora-South Metro SBDC is offering the LEADING EDGE Strategic Planning Series to help entrepreneurs write a business plan.  This premier business planning program begins April 5th and will be held every other Friday from 9AM to 4PM, April through May, at the Englewood Civic Center.  It is a hands-on program that includes guest speakers, a business planning book and five hours one-on-one consulting.  The SBDC is offering a reduced rate of just $295.  Interested entrepreneurs may register here.
 
This program will help the entrepreneur take a close look at feasibility, understand the value of knowing who the business customers really are, complete a competitive analysis, draft realistic financial projections and help complete the business plan.
 
Benefits of the workshop:

• Exchange ideas with other entrepreneurs
• Receive feedback from class participants
• Engage with the instructor one-on-one
• Hear from industry–specific professionals
• Motivate the entrepreneurs in the classroom toward success
• Create a fully-realized business plan for the business

Download the syllabus here (see page 2).

Dates:  April 5, 19, May 3, 17 & 31, 2019 | 9AM - 4PM | Englewood Civic Center
Questions?  Call (303) 326-8686 or
learn more and register here...