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July 2020

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  • Sound Transit Indirect Cost Training
  • Five proactive brand management strategies every CEO needs to adopt in 2020
  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series
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  • Sound Transit Indirect Cost Training
  • SCORE Workshop: Creating a Quick Business Plan in 3 hours
  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series
  • Financing for Small Business
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  • SBDC Webinar: SBA Program update and PPP Loan forgiveness application
  • SCORE Webinar: Marketing Part 1
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  • Walker's Legacy: Prospectus Business Accelerator
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  • Amazon Small Business Academy
  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series
  • Skanska’s Construction Management Building Blocks (CMBB) Online
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  • Sound Transit Indirect Cost Training
  • QuickBooks Online Basics You Need to Know [SCORE]
  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series
  • SCORE Workshop: Mktg Part 2- Pricing to Sell Online
  • Skanska’s Construction Management Building Blocks (CMBB) Online
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  • SCORE Workshop: Understanding Financial Statements
  • King County Goods & Services Vendor Orientation
  • SCORE Webinar: Tax Saving Strategies for Small Businesses
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  • Walker's Legacy: Prospectus Business Accelerator
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  • Amazon Small Business Academy: Accessibility
  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series
  • Skanska’s Construction Management Building Blocks (CMBB) Online
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  • Port Of Seattle Workshop: Goods & Services Webinar
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  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series
  • SCORE Webinar: Build-Your-Own Brand Marketing Message
  • Skanska’s Construction Management Building Blocks (CMBB) Online
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  • SCORE: Building a Formal Business Plan
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  • Walker's Legacy: Prospectus Business Accelerator
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  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series
  • Skanska’s Construction Management Building Blocks (CMBB) Online
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  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series
  • Skanska’s Construction Management Building Blocks (CMBB) Online
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  • SBDC Webinar: Understanding the July 1st Changes to Overtime Rules
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July 1, 2020
  • Sound Transit Indirect Cost Training

    July 1, 2020

    Sound Transit will offer a ‘cost accounting-focused’ webinar series over the course of four (4) days. Bookended by shorter webinars, one (1) hour each, to increase the participants understanding of the subject matter. 

    • Preliminary webinars: 6/3, 6/10 (1 hour each)
    • Webinar sessions: 6/17, 6/18, 6/24, 6/25 (4 hours each)
    • Post webinars: 7/1, 7/8, 7/15 (1 hour each)

    The webinar content targets individuals whom perform tasks in finance and accounting. Registrants are highly encouraged to have access to their firm's accounting system, such as QuickBooks, available to during webinar.

    More information and registration

    See more details

  • Five proactive brand management strategies every CEO needs to adopt in 2020

    July 1, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    Join Kathleen Lucente, longtime PR strategist and founder and president of Austin-based Red Fan Communications, in a virtual presentation in partnership with Austin-based Wharton alumni leaders as she explores the crucial brand management strategies today’s CEOs need to adopt to fortify their brands for the present and future.

    Attendees will walk away with a greater understanding of:

    • The role communications plays in the employee experience, customer relationships and community engagement.
    • The implications of the rise of social activism on brand reputation and authenticity.
    • Best practices in building a corporate culture based on values as well as performance.
    • The need for CEOs and other senior leaders to balance their personal brands with those of the companies they lead.

    For more information and to register, click here: https://bit.ly/3g7i4nl

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  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series

    July 1, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    The Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber, the Economic Development Board of Tacoma-Pierce County, and the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance bring you experts from all areas of government and business to help answer your questions concerning the COVID-19 pandemic. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:00AM.

    Click Here for Info on the next broadcast and to listen to past broadcasts:
     

    See more details

July 8, 2020
  • Sound Transit Indirect Cost Training

    July 8, 2020

    Sound Transit will offer a ‘cost accounting-focused’ webinar series over the course of four (4) days. Bookended by shorter webinars, one (1) hour each, to increase the participants understanding of the subject matter. 

    • Preliminary webinars: 6/3, 6/10 (1 hour each)
    • Webinar sessions: 6/17, 6/18, 6/24, 6/25 (4 hours each)
    • Post webinars: 7/1, 7/8, 7/15 (1 hour each)

    The webinar content targets individuals whom perform tasks in finance and accounting. Registrants are highly encouraged to have access to their firm's accounting system, such as QuickBooks, available to during webinar.

    More information and registration

    See more details

  • SCORE Workshop: Creating a Quick Business Plan in 3 hours

    July 8, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
    SCORE Mentors Greater Seattle, 2401 4th Ave Ste 450, Seattle, WA 98121, USA

    Description:
    You have a great business idea, but what's the next step in starting the business? Join other entrepreneurs in this hands-on workshop in which you will first write your Unique Value Statement that concisely describes your product or service and its value. Then using the Lean Canvas, write a draft one-page business plan. All in three hours!

    For More Information Click Here

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  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series

    July 8, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    The Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber, the Economic Development Board of Tacoma-Pierce County, and the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance bring you experts from all areas of government and business to help answer your questions concerning the COVID-19 pandemic. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:00AM.

    Click Here for Info on the next broadcast and to listen to past broadcasts:
     

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  • Financing for Small Business

    July 8, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    You need money to get your business off the ground or to expand when the opportunity arises. Where do you turn? Want to know about choosing the right kind of financing for your business? Should you seek equity or debt financing? If you seek debt financing, are banks the only alternative?
    To register and for more information, click here: https://conta.cc/31TIWmS

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July 9, 2020
  • SBDC Webinar: SBA Program update and PPP Loan forgiveness application

    July 9, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

    This webinar will cover recent updates to SBA COVID-19 related programs and the PPP loan forgiveness application and related instructions.

    Representatives from the SBA and the Washington State Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will review the PPP Loan Forgiveness regulations and related applications and instructions including how it changes the rules related to owner compensation, FTE counts, the 24-week covered period, non-payroll costs and more.

    Click here to register for this one-hour presentation followed by 30 minutes of Q&A.

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  • SCORE Webinar: Marketing Part 1

    July 9, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    You've developed a wonderful new product or service. Great! Now you need to find customers and get them to buy it. You do that by identifying your target market, creating your value proposition, marketing message and then by creating a promotional plan. Do all those in this interactive workshop.

    Click here for registration and event details

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July 11, 2020
  • Walker's Legacy: Prospectus Business Accelerator

    July 11, 2020 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am

    On July 11th Join Walker's Legacy for our PROSPECTUS™ Business Accelerator designed specifically for entrepreneurial women of color with Walker's Legacy Founder &CEO, Natalie Madeira Cofield!

    PROSPECTUS™ is a 9-week accelerated business training program that utilizes structured curriculum, an online cohort model, and expert lectures to aid aspiring and existing businesswomen of color in their pursuit of advancing their business operations and access to funding.    

    Enroll here today!

    See more details

July 13, 2020
  • Amazon Small Business Academy

    July 13, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    Amazon Live
    Learn about hosting live videos showcasing your brand and products.
    Click here to register

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  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series

    July 13, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    The Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber, the Economic Development Board of Tacoma-Pierce County, and the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance bring you experts from all areas of government and business to help answer your questions concerning the COVID-19 pandemic. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:00AM.

    Click Here for Info on the next broadcast and to listen to past broadcasts:
     

    See more details

  • Skanska’s Construction Management Building Blocks (CMBB) Online

    July 13, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Skanskainvites you to join them for a 5 weeks online class series, starting July 13th calledConstruction Management Building Blocks (CMBB), which was previously calledBOOST. This series is free to all state and nationally certified MWBEsubcontractors and related services.

    Enroll Here   

    See more details

July 15, 2020
  • Sound Transit Indirect Cost Training

    July 15, 2020

    Sound Transit will offer a ‘cost accounting-focused’ webinar series over the course of four (4) days. Bookended by shorter webinars, one (1) hour each, to increase the participants understanding of the subject matter. 

    • Preliminary webinars: 6/3, 6/10 (1 hour each)
    • Webinar sessions: 6/17, 6/18, 6/24, 6/25 (4 hours each)
    • Post webinars: 7/1, 7/8, 7/15 (1 hour each)

    The webinar content targets individuals whom perform tasks in finance and accounting. Registrants are highly encouraged to have access to their firm's accounting system, such as QuickBooks, available to during webinar.

    More information and registration

    See more details

  • QuickBooks Online Basics You Need to Know [SCORE]

    July 15, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Want to get started the right way with QuickBooks Online? Want to learn the basic skills within QuickBooks Online so that you know you’re recording your business transactions properly? Want to know why QuickBooks Online is an excellent choice for small business accounting? Look no further!!

    Click here for more information and to register: https://conta.cc/3e8KE6i

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  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series

    July 15, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    The Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber, the Economic Development Board of Tacoma-Pierce County, and the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance bring you experts from all areas of government and business to help answer your questions concerning the COVID-19 pandemic. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:00AM.

    Click Here for Info on the next broadcast and to listen to past broadcasts:
     

    See more details

  • SCORE Workshop: Mktg Part 2- Pricing to Sell Online

    July 15, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Nothing hurts the profitability of your business more than choosing the wrong price for your products or services. In this workshop, we show you a process for pricing your products. Since pricing a service is very different than a product, we cover the separate process for pricing your services. We also show you how to get your business online.

    Click here for more information and for registration

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  • Skanska’s Construction Management Building Blocks (CMBB) Online

    July 15, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Skanskainvites you to join them for a 5 weeks online class series, starting July 13th calledConstruction Management Building Blocks (CMBB), which was previously calledBOOST. This series is free to all state and nationally certified MWBEsubcontractors and related services.

    Enroll Here   

    See more details

July 16, 2020
  • SCORE Workshop: Understanding Financial Statements

    July 16, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Learn how to read and understand financial statements. Understand how they apply to your business situation and what the various parts of the Balance Sheet and Income Statement mean. Learn how to evaluate the financial health of your business through the analysis of the Balance Sheet and Income Statement.

    Click here for more information and to register

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  • King County Goods & Services Vendor Orientation

    July 16, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    King County now offers a Goods & Services Vendor Orientation. During this 2-hour session, we'll discuss:

    • Registering as a King County vendor, applying to County rosters, and certifying as a small firm
    • How King County buys goods & services
    • How to effectively market your goods & services to King County agencies
    • Tips for submitting bids and proposals
    • Best practices for maximizing your opportunities

    Click here to register and for more information

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  • SCORE Webinar: Tax Saving Strategies for Small Businesses

    July 16, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Do you want to know the 10 key strategies small business owners can use reduce their Federal and Washington taxes on their businesses and themselves? Do you want to see how other small business owners have implemented these strategies and are saving lots of taxes?  If you answered "yes", you need to attend this workshop which is specifically designed for small businesses and their owners and save you money!

    For more information and details to register, click here: https://conta.cc/3gDQYoh

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July 18, 2020
  • Walker's Legacy: Prospectus Business Accelerator

    July 18, 2020 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am

    On July 11th Join Walker's Legacy for our PROSPECTUS™ Business Accelerator designed specifically for entrepreneurial women of color with Walker's Legacy Founder &CEO, Natalie Madeira Cofield!

    PROSPECTUS™ is a 9-week accelerated business training program that utilizes structured curriculum, an online cohort model, and expert lectures to aid aspiring and existing businesswomen of color in their pursuit of advancing their business operations and access to funding.    

    Enroll here today!

    See more details

July 20, 2020
  • Amazon Small Business Academy: Accessibility

    July 20, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    Accessibility:
    Learn How to utilize accessibility features on Amazon
    Click here to register

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  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series

    July 20, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    The Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber, the Economic Development Board of Tacoma-Pierce County, and the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance bring you experts from all areas of government and business to help answer your questions concerning the COVID-19 pandemic. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:00AM.

    Click Here for Info on the next broadcast and to listen to past broadcasts:
     

    See more details

  • Skanska’s Construction Management Building Blocks (CMBB) Online

    July 20, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Skanskainvites you to join them for a 5 weeks online class series, starting July 13th calledConstruction Management Building Blocks (CMBB), which was previously calledBOOST. This series is free to all state and nationally certified MWBEsubcontractors and related services.

    Enroll Here   

    See more details

July 21, 2020
  • Port Of Seattle Workshop: Goods & Services Webinar

    July 21, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Meet Port of Seattle representatives from Diversity in Contracting and the Central Procurement Office (CPO). Participants will learn about the Port's Diversity in Contracting Department, upcoming business opportunities, and how the Port procures goods and services.  

    Click here to Register

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July 22, 2020
  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series

    July 22, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    The Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber, the Economic Development Board of Tacoma-Pierce County, and the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance bring you experts from all areas of government and business to help answer your questions concerning the COVID-19 pandemic. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:00AM.

    Click Here for Info on the next broadcast and to listen to past broadcasts:
     

    See more details

  • SCORE Webinar: Build-Your-Own Brand Marketing Message

    July 22, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Do you want to emotionally connect with your customers, expand your opportunities, and build a profitable business by having the right “brand”? Look no further!!Here’s a SCORE workshop that will provide you the know-how to help you build the brand you have always dreamed about to make your business a success.

    Click here for more information

    See more details

  • Skanska’s Construction Management Building Blocks (CMBB) Online

    July 22, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Skanskainvites you to join them for a 5 weeks online class series, starting July 13th calledConstruction Management Building Blocks (CMBB), which was previously calledBOOST. This series is free to all state and nationally certified MWBEsubcontractors and related services.

    Enroll Here   

    See more details

July 23, 2020
  • SCORE: Building a Formal Business Plan

    July 23, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    You’re seeking a loan from a bank or potential investors and you need to supply them with a written business plan. Or you just want to ensure you’ve covered all your bases before you launch a new business with your own money. This workshop will allow you to create a detailed business plan document which will satisfy all your needs!!

    Click here for more information and to register: https://conta.cc/38wR51W

    See more details

July 25, 2020
  • Walker's Legacy: Prospectus Business Accelerator

    July 25, 2020 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am

    On July 11th Join Walker's Legacy for our PROSPECTUS™ Business Accelerator designed specifically for entrepreneurial women of color with Walker's Legacy Founder &CEO, Natalie Madeira Cofield!

    PROSPECTUS™ is a 9-week accelerated business training program that utilizes structured curriculum, an online cohort model, and expert lectures to aid aspiring and existing businesswomen of color in their pursuit of advancing their business operations and access to funding.    

    Enroll here today!

    See more details

July 27, 2020
  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series

    July 27, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    The Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber, the Economic Development Board of Tacoma-Pierce County, and the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance bring you experts from all areas of government and business to help answer your questions concerning the COVID-19 pandemic. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:00AM.

    Click Here for Info on the next broadcast and to listen to past broadcasts:
     

    See more details

  • Skanska’s Construction Management Building Blocks (CMBB) Online

    July 27, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Skanskainvites you to join them for a 5 weeks online class series, starting July 13th calledConstruction Management Building Blocks (CMBB), which was previously calledBOOST. This series is free to all state and nationally certified MWBEsubcontractors and related services.

    Enroll Here   

    See more details

July 29, 2020
  • The Tacoma Chamber COVID-19 Business Info Series

    July 29, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    The Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber, the Economic Development Board of Tacoma-Pierce County, and the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance bring you experts from all areas of government and business to help answer your questions concerning the COVID-19 pandemic. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:00AM.

    Click Here for Info on the next broadcast and to listen to past broadcasts:
     

    See more details

  • Skanska’s Construction Management Building Blocks (CMBB) Online

    July 29, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Skanskainvites you to join them for a 5 weeks online class series, starting July 13th calledConstruction Management Building Blocks (CMBB), which was previously calledBOOST. This series is free to all state and nationally certified MWBEsubcontractors and related services.

    Enroll Here   

    See more details

July 30, 2020
  • SBDC Webinar: Understanding the July 1st Changes to Overtime Rules

    July 30, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

    The WA SBDC & WA State Department of Labor and Industries (L&I) invite you to attend a webinar about the new overtime rules that have gone into effect as of July 1. The changes update the exemptions for executive, administrative, and professional workers, as well as outside salespeople and computer professionals.

    Click here to register and learn about the updates, including changes to the job duties tests for each exemption category and the minimum salary threshold an exempt employee must earn to qualify for exemption from the protections of the state Minimum Wage Act.

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