SBA Participating Event
May 19
NOTE: This event has expired.

Seattle - Jump Start -- Elements of Strategic Marketing

Business and EconomyBusiness Planning

Date:
May 19, 2017 | 9:00 am PDT - 10:30 am PDT

Location Name:
SBA Training and Education Center

Address:
2401 4th Ave, Suite 450, Seattle, WA,98121

Fee:
This is a free event.

When you're running a business, you just don't have time to try every marketing tactic possible. That means smart business owners are strategic and choose only what's the best fit for their goals, skills, and resources. Join us to explore what key elements need to be considered in making a strategic plan, how to evaluate your options, and write a plan that is brief and flexible, but still helpful in guiding your marketing decisions.

Jump Start Your Business with a four-day workshop series aimed to help you start and grow your small business. Join us for one class, one day, or all four days. The schedule is as follows: Tuesday, May 16

9 - 10:30 a.m. | Make the Most of Your Elevator Speech

10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. | So You Want to be A Small Business Owner?

12:30 - 1 p.m. | Brown Bag Lunch & Learn: Networking 101

1:15 - 2:45 p.m. | Your Business Plan: Part 1 - Business Canvas Model

Wednesday, May 17

9 - 10:30 a.m. | Choosing the Right Business Structure

10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. | Does Your Business have a B.A.I.L Team?

12:30 - 1 p.m. | Brown Bag Lunch & Learn: Employee Benefits 101

1:15 - 2:45 p.m. | Your Business Plan: Part 2 - Customers & Markets

Thursday, May 18

9 - 10:30 a.m. | Meet the Lenders: Getting Money for Your Business

10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. | Alternative Financing: A Panel Discussion

12:30 - 1 p.m. | Brown Bag Lunch & Learn: Exporting 101

1:15 - 2:45 p.m. | Your Business Plan: Part 3 - Financing & Cash Flow

Friday, May 19

9 - 10:30 a.m. | Elements of Strategic Marketing

10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. | Which Social Media Site is Right for You?

12:30 - 1 p.m. | Brown Bag Lunch & Learn: Blogging 101

1:15 - 2:45 p.m. | Pitch for Success