Training

The Maricopa SBDC provides educational training events that cover current and practical information on business topics ranging from the basics to advanced business management skills.

Events include workshops, seminars, conferences, peer-to-peer masterminds and networking.

Most training opportunities are free, nominal fees may be charged for some training events.

We present training events in all of our centers and at partner locations across the state.

Online Registration is Required!

  • Profit Mastery - Week 4, Thursday, October 13, 2016
    Where: Maricopa SBDC - Estrella Mountain, Maricopa County - Avondale
    When: Thursday, October 13, 2016 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    Topic: Cash Flow Management
    This is a four week course held on: October 4, 6, 11 and 13, 2016 Location: Estrella Mountain Community College Southwest Skill Center, Room SWSC 128 3000 North Dysart Road Avondale, AZ 85392 This program is designed to help owners and managers of small business better understand financial management and maximize earnings through a better understanding of your financials. In this hands-on workshop you'll cover: *Overcoming common business problems *Understanding your financial position *Making effective pricing decisions *Evaluating cost patterns *Making your business bankable *Avoiding cash crunches Other topics: . How does your business compare with others in your industry? . Will increasing your sales actually improve or worsen your financial outlook? . Do you think it's possible to have an open and enthusiastic relationship with your banker, through better communication? All of these topics and questions can be answered by understanding your financials and listening to what they are telling you. Our Profit Mastery program does all this and more. It's a fun and educational workshop structured specifically to understanding your financials. This program is designed for existing business owners who have at least 2 years of business history and financial reports.
    Speaker: Mike Pineda, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: $ 295.00
    Link
  • Profit Mastery - Week 3, Tuesday, October 11, 2016
    Where: Maricopa SBDC - Estrella Mountain, Maricopa County - Avondale
    When: Tuesday, October 11, 2016 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    Topic: Cash Flow Management
    This is a four week course held on: October 4, 6, 11 and 13, 2016 Location: Estrella Mountain Community College Southwest Skill Center, Room SWSC 128 3000 North Dysart Road Avondale, AZ 85392 This program is designed to help owners and managers of small business better understand financial management and maximize earnings through a better understanding of your financials. In this hands-on workshop you'll cover: *Overcoming common business problems *Understanding your financial position *Making effective pricing decisions *Evaluating cost patterns *Making your business bankable *Avoiding cash crunches Other topics: . How does your business compare with others in your industry? . Will increasing your sales actually improve or worsen your financial outlook? . Do you think it's possible to have an open and enthusiastic relationship with your banker, through better communication? All of these topics and questions can be answered by understanding your financials and listening to what they are telling you. Our Profit Mastery program does all this and more. It's a fun and educational workshop structured specifically to understanding your financials. This program is designed for existing business owners who have at least 2 years of business history and financial reports.
    Speaker: Mike Pineda, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: $ 295.00
    Link
  • Profit Mastery - Week 2, Thursday, October 06, 2016
    Where: Maricopa SBDC - Estrella Mountain, Maricopa County - Avondale
    When: Thursday, October 06, 2016 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    Topic: Cash Flow Management
    This is a four week course held on: October 4, 6, 11 and 13, 2016 Location: Estrella Mountain Community College Southwest Skill Center, Room SWSC 128 3000 North Dysart Road Avondale, AZ 85392 This program is designed to help owners and managers of small business better understand financial management and maximize earnings through a better understanding of your financials. In this hands-on workshop you'll cover: *Overcoming common business problems *Understanding your financial position *Making effective pricing decisions *Evaluating cost patterns *Making your business bankable *Avoiding cash crunches Other topics: . How does your business compare with others in your industry? . Will increasing your sales actually improve or worsen your financial outlook? . Do you think it's possible to have an open and enthusiastic relationship with your banker, through better communication? All of these topics and questions can be answered by understanding your financials and listening to what they are telling you. Our Profit Mastery program does all this and more. It's a fun and educational workshop structured specifically to understanding your financials. This program is designed for existing business owners who have at least 2 years of business history and financial reports.
    Speaker: Mike Pineda, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: $ 295.00
    Link
  • Profit Mastery - Week 1, Tuesday, October 04, 2016
    Where: Maricopa SBDC - Estrella Mountain, Maricopa County - Avondale
    When: Tuesday, October 04, 2016 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    Topic: Cash Flow Management
    This is a four week course held on: October 4, 6, 11 and 13, 2016 Location: Estrella Mountain Community College Southwest Skill Center, Room SWSC 128 3000 North Dysart Road Avondale, AZ 85392 This program is designed to help owners and managers of small business better understand financial management and maximize earnings through a better understanding of your financials. In this hands-on workshop you'll cover: *Overcoming common business problems *Understanding your financial position *Making effective pricing decisions *Evaluating cost patterns *Making your business bankable *Avoiding cash crunches Other topics: . How does your business compare with others in your industry? . Will increasing your sales actually improve or worsen your financial outlook? . Do you think it's possible to have an open and enthusiastic relationship with your banker, through better communication? All of these topics and questions can be answered by understanding your financials and listening to what they are telling you. Our Profit Mastery program does all this and more. It's a fun and educational workshop structured specifically to understanding your financials. This program is designed for existing business owners who have at least 2 years of business history and financial reports.
    Speaker: Mike Pineda, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: $ 295.00
    Link
  • Rocket Your Business Workshop - Two Week Series - Week 2, Thursday, October 13, 2016
    Where: Maricopa Community Colleges SBDC, GateWay Community College, Maricopa County - Phoenix
    When: Thursday, October 13, 2016 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    Topic: Managing a Business
    Two-week Series October 6 and 13, 2016 8:30 am - 12:00 pm The Rocket Your Business Workshop Series provides the essential building blocks for growing your business. In this two week series participants will address the critical elements such as: Customer Relations, Organization, Marketing, and Business Strategy. The target audience for this program is small business owners who are currently launching a new business or are in an advanced pre-launch phase. Course sessions are designed to be highly interactive with participants using GrowthWheel worksheets to capture information specific to their new business. October 6, 2016 Session 1. Business Concept = value proposition, product description, business description, business model October 13, 2016 Session 2. Customer Relations = target market, marketing, sales, customer service, PR
    Speaker: Katie Boddy, SBDC Business Analyst and Jenny Herschaft, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: No Cost
    Link
  • Rocket Your Business Workshop - Two Week Series - Week 1, Thursday, October 06, 2016
    Where: Maricopa Community Colleges SBDC, GateWay Community College, Maricopa County - Phoenix
    When: Thursday, October 06, 2016 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    Topic: Managing a Business
    Two-week Series October 6 and 13, 2016 8:30 am - 12:00 pm The Rocket Your Business Workshop Series provides the essential building blocks for growing your business. In this two week series participants will address the critical elements such as: Customer Relations, Organization, Marketing, and Business Strategy. The target audience for this program is small business owners who are currently launching a new business or are in an advanced pre-launch phase. Course sessions are designed to be highly interactive with participants using GrowthWheel worksheets to capture information specific to their new business. October 6, 2016 Session 1. Business Concept = value proposition, product description, business description, business model October 13, 2016 Session 2. Customer Relations = target market, marketing, sales, customer service, PR
    Speaker: Katie Boddy, SBDC Business Analyst and Jenny Herschaft, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: No Cost
    Link
  • Profit Mastery - Part 4, Thursday, November 17, 2016
    Where: Chandler-Gilbert Community College-Sun Lakes Center, Sun Lakes Center, Maricopa County - Sun Lakes
    When: Thursday, November 17, 2016 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Topic: Cash Flow Management
    Profit Mastery - Four Week Series Series: November 8, 10, 15 and 17, 2016 Fee: $295.00 (materials included). Payment must be made at the door with check for $295 made out to "Maricopa SBDC". $50.00 each for additional attendees from the same company. Chandler-Gilbert Community College Sun Lakes Center, Room 108 25105 S. Alma School Road Chandler, AZ 85248 Week Four: November 10, 2016 8:00 am - 12:00 pm The program is designed to help owners and managers of small business better understand financial management and increase their chances of success in today's difficult economic times. In this hands-on workshop you'll cover: *Overcoming common business problems *Understanding your financial position *Making effective pricing decisions *Evaluating cost patterns *Making your business bankable *Avoiding cash crunches
    Speaker: Katie Boddy, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: $ 295.00
    Link
  • Profit Mastery - Part 3, Tuesday, November 15, 2016
    Where: Chandler-Gilbert Community College-Sun Lakes Center, Sun Lakes Center, Maricopa County - Sun Lakes
    When: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Topic: Cash Flow Management
    Profit Mastery - Four Week Series Series: November 8, 10, 15 and 17, 2016 Fee: $295.00 (materials included). Payment must be made at the door with check for $295 made out to "Maricopa SBDC". $50.00 each for additional attendees from the same company. Chandler-Gilbert Community College Sun Lakes Center, Room 108 25105 S. Alma School Road Chandler, AZ 85248 Week Three: November 15, 2016 8:00 am - 12:00 pm The program is designed to help owners and managers of small business better understand financial management and increase their chances of success in today's difficult economic times. In this hands-on workshop you'll cover: *Overcoming common business problems *Understanding your financial position *Making effective pricing decisions *Evaluating cost patterns *Making your business bankable *Avoiding cash crunches
    Speaker: Katie Boddy, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: $ 295.00
    Link
  • Profit Mastery - Part 2, Thursday, November 10, 2016
    Where: Chandler-Gilbert Community College-Sun Lakes Center, Sun Lakes Center, Maricopa County - Sun Lakes
    When: Thursday, November 10, 2016 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Topic: Cash Flow Management
    Profit Mastery - Four Week Series Series: November 8, 10, 15 and 17, 2016 Fee: $295.00 (materials included). Payment must be made at the door with check for $295 made out to "Maricopa SBDC". $50.00 each for additional attendees from the same company. Chandler-Gilbert Community College Sun Lakes Center, Room 108 25105 S. Alma School Road Chandler, AZ 85248 Week Two: November 10, 2016 8:00 am - 12:00 pm The program is designed to help owners and managers of small business better understand financial management and increase their chances of success in today's difficult economic times. In this hands-on workshop you'll cover: *Overcoming common business problems *Understanding your financial position *Making effective pricing decisions *Evaluating cost patterns *Making your business bankable *Avoiding cash crunches
    Speaker: Katie Boddy, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: $ 295.00
    Link
  • Profit Mastery - Part 1, Tuesday, November 08, 2016
    Where: Chandler-Gilbert Community College-Sun Lakes Center, Sun Lakes Center, Maricopa County - Sun Lakes
    When: Tuesday, November 08, 2016 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Topic: Cash Flow Management
    Profit Mastery - Four Week Series Series: November 8, 10, 15 and 17, 2016 Fee: $295.00 (materials included). Payment must be made at the door with check for $295 made out to "Maricopa SBDC". $50.00 each for additional attendees from the same company. Chandler-Gilbert Community College Sun Lakes Center, Room 108 25105 S. Alma School Road Chandler, AZ 85248 Week One: November 8, 2016 8:00 am - 12:00 pm The program is designed to help owners and managers of small business better understand financial management and increase their chances of success in today's difficult economic times. In this hands-on workshop you'll cover: *Overcoming common business problems *Understanding your financial position *Making effective pricing decisions *Evaluating cost patterns *Making your business bankable *Avoiding cash crunches
    Fee: $ 295.00
    Link
  • Business 101: How to Start a Small Business, Tuesday, November 22, 2016
    Where: Chandler-Gilbert Community College-Sun Lakes Center, Sun Lakes Center, Maricopa County - Sun Lakes
    When: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
    Topic: Start-up Assistance
    Have you been considering starting your own small business but are unsure of where to begin? Don't miss out on this This NO COST seminar that is designed to help entrepreneurs understand what it takes to start a business! You will be provided with information about Startup Fundamentals, Marketing and Business Planning, Financing, Licenses, Business Structures, Regulations and more. Once you have successfully completed this session, you will be better able to decide if your business idea is worth pursuing, and you will be armed with the information necessary to continue onward with your business endeavor! Location: Sun Lakes Center, Room 108
    Speaker: Katie Boddy, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: No Cost
    Link
  • Business 101: How to Start a Small Business, Tuesday, October 25, 2016
    Where: Chandler-Gilbert Community College-Sun Lakes Center, Sun Lakes Center, Maricopa County - Sun Lakes
    When: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
    Topic: Start-up Assistance
    Have you been considering starting your own small business but are unsure of where to begin? Don't miss out on this This NO COST seminar that is designed to help entrepreneurs understand what it takes to start a business! You will be provided with information about Startup Fundamentals, Marketing and Business Planning, Financing, Licenses, Business Structures, Regulations and more. Once you have successfully completed this session, you will be better able to decide if your business idea is worth pursuing, and you will be armed with the information necessary to continue onward with your business endeavor! Location: Sun Lakes Center, Room 108
    Speaker: Katie Boddy, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: No Cost
    Link
  • Business 101: How to Start a Small Business, Tuesday, September 27, 2016
    Where: Chandler-Gilbert Community College-Sun Lakes Center, Sun Lakes Center, Maricopa County - Sun Lakes
    When: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
    Topic: Start-up Assistance
    Have you been considering starting your own small business but are unsure of where to begin? Don't miss out on this This NO COST seminar that is designed to help entrepreneurs understand what it takes to start a business! You will be provided with information about Startup Fundamentals, Marketing and Business Planning, Financing, Licenses, Business Structures, Regulations and more. Once you have successfully completed this session, you will be better able to decide if your business idea is worth pursuing, and you will be armed with the information necessary to continue onward with your business endeavor! Location: Sun Lakes Center Room 108
    Speaker: Katie Boddy, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: No Cost
    Link
  • Profit Mastery - Week 4, Thursday, September 29, 2016
    Where: Maricopa Community Colleges SBDC, GateWay Community College, Maricopa County - Phoenix
    When: Thursday, September 29, 2016 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    Topic: Cash Flow Management
    Profit Mastery - Four Week Series Series: September 13, 15, 27 and 29, 2016 Fee: $295.00 (materials included). Payment must be made at the door with check for $295 made out to "Maricopa SBDC". $50.00 each for additional attendees from the same company. GateWay Community College 108 N 40th Street Small Business Development Center in the South Building Phoenix, AZ 85034 Week Four: September 29, 2016 8:30 am - 12:30 pm The program is designed to help owners and managers of small business better understand financial management and increase their chances of success in today's difficult economic times. In this hands-on workshop you'll cover: *Overcoming common business problems *Understanding your financial position *Making effective pricing decisions *Evaluating cost patterns *Making your business bankable *Avoiding cash crunches
    Fee: $ 295.00
    Link
  • Profit Mastery - Week 3, Tuesday, September 27, 2016
    Where: Maricopa Community Colleges SBDC, GateWay Community College, Maricopa County - Phoenix
    When: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    Topic: Cash Flow Management
    Profit Mastery - Four Week Series Series: September 13, 15, 27 and 29, 2016 Fee: $295.00 (materials included). Payment must be made at the door with check for $295 made out to "Maricopa SBDC". $50.00 each for additional attendees from the same company. GateWay Community College 108 N 40th Street Small Business Development Center in the South Building Phoenix, AZ 85034 Week Three: September 27, 2016 8:30 am - 12:30 pm The program is designed to help owners and managers of small business better understand financial management and increase their chances of success in today's difficult economic times. In this hands-on workshop you'll cover: *Overcoming common business problems *Understanding your financial position *Making effective pricing decisions *Evaluating cost patterns *Making your business bankable *Avoiding cash crunches
    Fee: $ 295.00
    Link
  • Social Media Timesavers: Find Time to Save Time, Tuesday, October 04, 2016
    Where: Maricopa Community Colleges SBDC, GateWay Community College, Maricopa County - Phoenix
    When: Tuesday, October 04, 2016 9:00 AM to 10:30 PM
    Topic: Marketing and Sales
    Social Media Timesavers: Find Time to Save Time Advanced Social Media Tips & Tricks Social media marketing is here to stay and many of your customers are on it daily! So how do small businesses and non-profits find the time to stand out and compete on social media when you can't afford (and don't want) to be on it all day? Luckily, there are tools out there to help manage the daily tasks of participating and managing social media activity for your brand. We've put together an advanced social strategy for you in this seminar that will help you save time on social media marketing and find extra time for you. In this seminar we'll be covering: 1. Curating content 2. Social media management tools 3. Creating content at events 4. What apps can help you 5. The art of not over-thinking 6. Next steps We hope you can join us for this advanced social media seminar!
    Fee: No Cost
    Link
  • Business 101: How to Start a Small Business, Thursday, November 10, 2016
    Where: Maricopa Community Colleges SBDC, GateWay Community College, Maricopa County - Phoenix
    When: Thursday, November 10, 2016 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    Topic: Start-up Assistance
    Business 101: How to Start a Small Business Thursday, November 10, 2016 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Have you been considering starting your own small business but are unsure of where to begin? Don't miss out on this This NO COST seminar that is designed to help entrepreneurs understand what it takes to start a business! You will be provided with information about Startup Fundamentals, Marketing and Business Planning, Financing, Licenses, Business Structures, Regulations and more. Once you have successfully completed this session, you will be better able to decide if your business idea is worth pursuing, and you will be armed with the information necessary to continue onward with your business endeavor!
    Fee: No Cost
    Link
  • Business 101: How to Start a Small Business, Thursday, October 27, 2016
    Where: Maricopa Community Colleges SBDC, GateWay Community College, Maricopa County - Phoenix
    When: Thursday, October 27, 2016 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    Topic: Start-up Assistance
    Have you been considering starting your own small business but are unsure of where to begin? Don't miss out on this This NO COST seminar that is designed to help entrepreneurs understand what it takes to start a business! You will be provided with information about Startup Fundamentals, Marketing and Business Planning, Financing, Licenses, Business Structures, Regulations and more. Once you have successfully completed this session, you will be better able to decide if your business idea is worth pursuing, and you will be armed with the information necessary to continue onward with your business endeavor!
    Speaker: Katie Boddy, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: No Cost
    Link
  • Business 101: How to Start a Small Business, Thursday, December 15, 2016
    Where: Maricopa Community Colleges SBDC, GateWay Community College, Maricopa County - Phoenix
    When: Thursday, December 15, 2016 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    Topic: Start-up Assistance
    Business 101: How to Start a Small Business Thursday, December 15, 2016 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm FREE Have you been considering starting your own small business but are unsure of where to begin? Don't miss out on this This NO COST seminar that is designed to help entrepreneurs understand what it takes to start a business! You will be provided with information about Startup Fundamentals, Marketing and Business Planning, Financing, Licenses, Business Structures, Regulations and more. Once you have successfully completed this session, you will be better able to decide if your business idea is worth pursuing, and you will be armed with the information necessary to continue onward with your business endeavor!
    Speaker: Rand Weiskittel, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: No Cost
    Link
  • Building E-mail from Start to Finish - Constant Contact, Wednesday, December 14, 2016
    Where: Maricopa Community Colleges SBDC, GateWay Community College, Maricopa County - Phoenix
    When: Wednesday, December 14, 2016 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    Topic: Marketing and Sales
    Building an E-mail from Start to Finish - Constant Contact Wednesday, December 14, 2016 9:00 am - 12:30 pm GateWay Community College 108 North 40th Street Small Business Development Center, South Building Phoenix, AZ 85034 This workshop provides you with the step by step design process in creating and branding your Master Template to follow industry best practices. Learn how to confidently set email marketing goals, use your email as a vehicle to drive traffic, and increase engagement by using simple yet powerful best practices. During this 3 hour course we'll cover: Creating and Branding a Master Template with Company Colors, Logo & Contact Information, Social Media Buttons, and Links Best Practices and Ground Rules for Creating Content Videos, Images, Call to Actions, Surveys, and Tables Getting Your Emails Noticed in the inbox through your Subject Line, From Name, and using Pre-Header Teaser Text Who Should Attend? This session is for everyone, from brand new users, to those with years of Constant Contact experience. Email Marketing is constantly evolving and this course helps every user stay on top of the current industry best practices. This session will also provide additional best practices and teach techniques to creating engaging content for your email communications. By incorporating more advanced Email Marketing techniques and features, you'll be able to effectively communicate with your audience and keep them coming back for more.
    Speaker: Lynn Ruby, CEO Ruby Marketing Systems and Authorized Local Expert for Constant Contact
    Fee: $ 129.00
    Link
  • Laying the Groundwork, Tuesday, December 13, 2016
    Where: Maricopa Community Colleges SBDC, GateWay Community College, Maricopa County - Phoenix
    When: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    Topic: Government Contracting
    PTAC Presents: Laying the Groundwork Tuesday, December 13, 2016 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm GateWay Community College 108 North 40th Street Small Business Development Center, South Building Phoenix, AZ 85034 Learn the basics of how government contracting work. Very basic introduction to government contracting and the services PTAC offers. We follow a Who, What, Why, When and How format followed by a group discussion. This course is for small business owners who know very little or nothing about government procurement. To register for this event please contact: Nora Plonsky, Arizona PTAC Progam Assistant Nora.plonsky@domail.maricopa.edu or at (623)845-4700.
    Speaker: Kate Hoy, AzPTAC Counselor, Maricopa County
    Fee: No Cost
    Link
  • Mastering QuickBooks - Part 4, Tuesday, November 22, 2016
    Where: Maricopa Community Colleges SBDC, GateWay Community College, Maricopa County - Phoenix
    When: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Topic: Business Accounting and Budget
    Mastering QuickBooks Series - This series focuses on the desktop version of QuickBooks Series: November 1, 8, 15 and 22, 2016 FEE: $50.00. Payable by check at the first class made out to Maricopa SBDC. Fee covers materials for all four sessions. November 22, 2016 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Part Four: Special Topics in QuickBooks Job Costing and Payroll Reporting Sales Tax QB for Restaurants QB for Real Estate and Property Management Common Mistakes and How to Fix Them Top 10 QB Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts
    Speaker: Donna Winter, Adjusting Entries LLC
    Fee: $ 50.00
    Link
  • Mastering QuickBooks - Part 3, Tuesday, November 15, 2016
    Where: Maricopa Community Colleges SBDC, GateWay Community College, Maricopa County - Phoenix
    When: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Topic: Business Accounting and Budget
    Mastering QuickBooks Series - This series focuses on the desktop version of QuickBooks Series: November 1, 8, 15 and 22, 2016 FEE: $50.00. Payable by check at the first class made out to Maricopa SBDC. Fee covers materials for all four sessions. November 15, 2016 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Part Three: The Purchasing Cycle: Vendors and Bills Creating Vendors Purchase Orders Entering Bills Paying Bills Writing Checks The Checking Account Reconciling the Bank Account Credit Card Transaction
    Speaker: Donna Winter, Adjusting Entries LLC
    Fee: $ 50.00
    Link
  • Mastering QuickBooks - Part 2, Tuesday, November 08, 2016
    Where: Maricopa Community Colleges SBDC, GateWay Community College, Maricopa County - Phoenix
    When: Tuesday, November 08, 2016 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Mastering QuickBooks Series - This series focusing on the desktop version of QuickBooks Series: November 1, 8, 15 and 22, 2016 FEE: $50.00. Payable by check at the first class made out to Maricopa SBDC. Fee covers materials for all four sessions. November 8, 2016 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Part Two: The Sales Cycle: Customers and Sales Lists in Quickbooks Customers The Items List Invoices from Estimates Invoicing for Time & Material Invoicing from Scratch Money: Receiving Payments and Making Deposits Troubleshooting
    Speaker: Donna Winter, Adjusting Entries LLC
    Fee: $ 50.00
    Link
  • Mastering QuickBooks - Part 1, Tuesday, November 01, 2016
    Where: Maricopa Community Colleges SBDC, GateWay Community College, Maricopa County - Phoenix
    When: Tuesday, November 01, 2016 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Topic: Business Accounting and Budget
    Mastering QuickBooks Series - This series focuses on the desktop version of QuickBooks Series: November 1, 8, 15 and 22, 2016 FEE: $50.00. Payable by check at the first class made out to Maricopa SBDC. Fee covers materials for all four sessions. November 1, 2016 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Part One: QuickBooks Overview and Initial Setup QuickBooks Versions Accounting 101 QuickBooks Accounting 101 Mastery of Basic Navigation Setting up a New Company Setting and Modifying Preferences Introduction to Reporting
    Speaker: Donna Winter, Adjusting Entries LLC
    Fee: $ 50.00
    Link
  • Business 101: How to Start a Small Business, Thursday, December 01, 2016
    Where: Maricopa SBDC - Estrella Mountain, Maricopa County - Avondale
    When: Thursday, December 01, 2016 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
    Topic: Start-up Assistance
    Business 101: How to Start a Small Business Thursday, December 1, 2016 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Estrella Mountain Community College 3000 N Dysart Road Avondale, AZ 85392 Room: Business Institute located in Estrella Hall Have you been considering starting your own small business but are unsure of where to begin? Don't miss out on this This NO COST seminar that is designed to help entrepreneurs understand what it takes to start a business! You will be provided with information about Startup Fundamentals, Marketing and Business Planning, Financing, Licenses, Business Structures, Regulations and more. Once you have successfully completed this session, you will be better able to decide if your business idea is worth pursuing, and you will be armed with the information necessary to continue onward with your business endeavor!
    Speaker: Mike Pineda, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: No Cost
    Link
  • Business 101: How to Start a Small Business, Thursday, November 17, 2016
    Where: Maricopa SBDC - Estrella Mountain, Maricopa County - Avondale
    When: Thursday, November 17, 2016 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
    Topic: Start-up Assistance
    Business 101: How to Start a Small Business Thursday, November 17, 2016 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Estrella Mountain Community College 3000 N Dysart Road Avondale, AZ 85392 Room: Business Institute located in Estrella Hall Have you been considering starting your own small business but are unsure of where to begin? Don't miss out on this This NO COST seminar that is designed to help entrepreneurs understand what it takes to start a business! You will be provided with information about Startup Fundamentals, Marketing and Business Planning, Financing, Licenses, Business Structures, Regulations and more. Once you have successfully completed this session, you will be better able to decide if your business idea is worth pursuing, and you will be armed with the information necessary to continue onward with your business endeavor!
    Speaker: Mike Pineda, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: No Cost
    Link
  • Business 101: How to Start a Small Business, Thursday, November 03, 2016
    Where: Maricopa SBDC - Estrella Mountain, Maricopa County - Avondale
    When: Thursday, November 03, 2016 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
    Topic: Start-up Assistance
    Business 101: How to Start a Small Business Thursday, November 3, 2016 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Estrella Mountain Community College 3000 N Dysart Road Avondale, AZ 85392 Room: Business Institute located in Estrella Hall Have you been considering starting your own small business but are unsure of where to begin? Don't miss out on this This NO COST seminar that is designed to help entrepreneurs understand what it takes to start a business! You will be provided with information about Startup Fundamentals, Marketing and Business Planning, Financing, Licenses, Business Structures, Regulations and more. Once you have successfully completed this session, you will be better able to decide if your business idea is worth pursuing, and you will be armed with the information necessary to continue onward with your business endeavor!
    Speaker: Mike Pineda, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: No Cost
    Link
  • Business 101: How to Start a Small Business, Thursday, October 20, 2016
    Where: Maricopa SBDC - Estrella Mountain, Maricopa County - Avondale
    When: Thursday, October 20, 2016 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
    Topic: Start-up Assistance
    Business 101: How to Start a Small Business Thursday, October 20, 2016 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Estrella Mountain Community College 3000 N Dysart Road Avondale, AZ 85392 Room: Business Institute located in Estrella Hall Have you been considering starting your own small business but are unsure of where to begin? Don't miss out on this This NO COST seminar that is designed to help entrepreneurs understand what it takes to start a business! You will be provided with information about Startup Fundamentals, Marketing and Business Planning, Financing, Licenses, Business Structures, Regulations and more. Once you have successfully completed this session, you will be better able to decide if your business idea is worth pursuing, and you will be armed with the information necessary to continue onward with your business endeavor!
    Speaker: Mike Pineda, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: No Cost
    Link
  • Business 101: How to Start a Small Business, Thursday, October 06, 2016
    Where: Maricopa SBDC - Estrella Mountain, Maricopa County - Avondale
    When: Thursday, October 06, 2016 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
    Topic: Start-up Assistance
    Business 101: How to Start a Small Business Thursday, October 6, 2016 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Estrella Mountain Community College 3000 N Dysart Road Avondale, AZ 85392 Room: Business Institute located in Estrella Hall Have you been considering starting your own small business but are unsure of where to begin? Don't miss out on this This NO COST seminar that is designed to help entrepreneurs understand what it takes to start a business! You will be provided with information about Startup Fundamentals, Marketing and Business Planning, Financing, Licenses, Business Structures, Regulations and more. Once you have successfully completed this session, you will be better able to decide if your business idea is worth pursuing, and you will be armed with the information necessary to continue onward with your business endeavor!
    Speaker: Mike Pineda, SBDC Business Analyst
    Fee: No Cost
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