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All LA SBDC workshops are currently being offered online only.

Due to the COVID-19 Safer-at-Home restrictions, all LA SBDC workshops are being rescheduled or offered online only. If you’ve registered for a workshop, please check your email or the calendar listing for the latest updates.

If your business is affected by COVID-19, view the LA SBDC COVID-19 Response Guide here.

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September 2020

Shopify Webinar

Sep 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Shopify is one of the leading platforms helping small business owners sell their products and services online. It will grow with you from Day 1. When you start with Shopify, you have access to professional-grade tools to help you sell your products, take payments, and ship your orders. We discuss e-commerce best practices and creating visually appealing online storefronts that convert. This course is an entry-level course aimed at users who haven't built an online store or have minimal experience…

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Facebook & Instagram Advertising Webinar

Sep 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Free

Get started with Facebook & Instagram and start running your first campaign this week. This webinar is for those who are just getting started, or have never advertised before. · Audience Settings · Setting Budgets · Reviewing Insights · How to Run Contests & Sweepstakes Presented by: Laura Nystrom *The WEBINAR will be conducted via ZOOM. Instructions to connect via ZOOM will be sent out to all registrants the day before the webinar. REGISTER NOW

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Basics of Search Engine Optimization

Sep 17 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Free

Are you looking to get more traffic to your website from Google search? Curious how to measure the effectiveness of your SEO activity? Join us for a seminar on the two main types of SEO and which can have the biggest impact on your search rankings. We will provide vital techniques that any small business can use to attract more visitors, drive more leads, and ultimately drive sales. We’ll help you find valuable keywords, optimize your website for Google, and improve your backlink…

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Shopify Webinar

Sep 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Shopify is one of the leading platforms helping small business owners sell their products and services online. It will grow with you from Day 1. When you start with Shopify, you have access to professional-grade tools to help you sell your products, take payments, and ship your orders. We discuss e-commerce best practices and creating visually appealing online storefronts that convert. This course is an entry-level course aimed at users who haven't built an online store or have minimal experience…

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Post COVID-19 Business Plan Webinar

Sep 18 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Free

Having a business planning process is a necessity for your business whether you are trying to build an internal roadmap for your business concept or you are looking for funding. Now, more than ever, in this current and post COVID-19 landscape, a business plan is more important then ever. This workshop will cover all aspects of creating a business plan, as well as emphasize the importance of setting measurable strategies and tactics to help achieve these goals. Presenter: Andrew Cohen…

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Website and Social Media Content Creation

Sep 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Free

Do you struggle to create new content every week or month? A strong website or social media strategy are only as good as the content they contain, and this workshop will teach you the key parts of strong copy-Audience, Benefit and Call-to-Action, as well as give you tips on keeping your messaging fresh and impactful. Presented By: Ojen Kassabian *The WEBINAR will be conducted via ZOOM. Instructions to connect via ZOOM will be sent out to all registrants the day before…

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Facebook & Instagram Advertising Webinar

Sep 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Free

Get started with Facebook & Instagram and start running your first campaign this week. This webinar is for those who are just getting started, or have never advertised before. Audience Settings Setting Budgets Reviewing Insights How to Run Contests & Sweepstakes Presented by: Laura Nystrom *The WEBINAR will be conducted via ZOOM. Instructions to connect via ZOOM will be sent out to all registrants the day before the webinar. REGISTER NOW

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Basics of Search Engine Optimization

Sep 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Are you looking to get more traffic to your website from Google search? Curious how to measure the effectiveness of your SEO activity? Join us for a seminar on the two main types of SEO and which can have the biggest impact on your search rankings. We will provide vital techniques that any small business can use to attract more visitors, drive more leads, and ultimately drive sales. We’ll help you find valuable keywords, optimize your website for Google, and improve your backlink…

Find out more »

October 2020

Post COVID-19 Business Plan Webinar

Oct 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Having a business planning process is a necessity for your business whether you are trying to build an internal roadmap for your business concept or you are looking for funding. Now, more than ever, in this current and post COVID-19 landscape, a business plan is more important then ever. This workshop will cover all aspects of creating a business plan, as well as emphasize the importance of setting measurable strategies and tactics to help achieve these goals. Presenter: Andrew Cohen…

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Business Launch Pad – What You Need to Know!

Oct 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

This presentation covers the fundamentals to start and grow a business. It is ideal for the new business owner as well as existing companies. The format is structured to provide a business checklist, identifying areas that need to be addressed. After each session you will receive a handout with additional resources. You will also receive an invitation to schedule a private consultation to review your individual business. What is covered: · Choosing the right business structure · Business licenses and…

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Website and Social Media Content Creation

Oct 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Free

Do you struggle to create new content every week or month? A strong website or social media strategy are only as good as the content they contain, and this workshop will teach you the key parts of strong copy-Audience, Benefit and Call-to-Action, as well as give you tips on keeping your messaging fresh and impactful. Presented By: Ojen Kassabian *The WEBINAR will be conducted via ZOOM. Instructions to connect via ZOOM will be sent out to all registrants the day before…

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Facebook & Instagram Advertising Webinar

Oct 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Free

Get started with Facebook & Instagram and start running your first campaign this week. This webinar is for those who are just getting started, or have never advertised before. Audience Settings Setting Budgets Reviewing Insights How to Run Contests & Sweepstakes Presented by: Laura Nystrom *The WEBINAR will be conducted via ZOOM. Instructions to connect via ZOOM will be sent out to all registrants the day before the webinar. REGISTER NOW

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Shopify Webinar

Oct 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Shopify is one of the leading platforms helping small business owners sell their products and services online. It will grow with you from Day 1. When you start with Shopify, you have access to professional-grade tools to help you sell your products, take payments, and ship your orders. We discuss e-commerce best practices and creating visually appealing online storefronts that convert. This course is an entry-level course aimed at users who haven't built an online store or have minimal experience…

Find out more »

Post COVID-19 Business Plan Webinar

Oct 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Having a business planning process is a necessity for your business whether you are trying to build an internal roadmap for your business concept or you are looking for funding. Now, more than ever, in this current and post COVID-19 landscape, a business plan is more important then ever. This workshop will cover all aspects of creating a business plan, as well as emphasize the importance of setting measurable strategies and tactics to help achieve these goals. Presenter: Andrew Cohen…

Find out more »

Business Launch Pad – What You Need to Know!

Oct 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

This presentation covers the fundamentals to start and grow a business. It is ideal for the new business owner as well as existing companies. The format is structured to provide a business checklist, identifying areas that need to be addressed. After each session you will receive a handout with additional resources. You will also receive an invitation to schedule a private consultation to review your individual business. What is covered: · Choosing the right business structure · Business licenses and…

Find out more »

Website and Social Media Content Creation

Oct 21 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Free

Do you struggle to create new content every week or month? A strong website or social media strategy are only as good as the content they contain, and this workshop will teach you the key parts of strong copy-Audience, Benefit and Call-to-Action, as well as give you tips on keeping your messaging fresh and impactful. Presented By: Ojen Kassabian *The WEBINAR will be conducted via ZOOM. Instructions to connect via ZOOM will be sent out to all registrants the day before…

Find out more »

Basics of Search Engine Optimization

Oct 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Are you looking to get more traffic to your website from Google search?  Curious how to measure the effectiveness of your SEO activity? Join us for a seminar on the two main types of SEO and which can have the biggest impact on your search rankings. We will provide vital techniques that any small business can use to attract more visitors, drive more leads, and ultimately drive sales. We’ll help you find valuable keywords, optimize your website for Google, and…

Find out more »

November 2020

Business Launch Pad – What You Need to Know!

Nov 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

This presentation covers the fundamentals to start and grow a business. It is ideal for the new business owner as well as existing companies. The format is structured to provide a business checklist, identifying areas that need to be addressed. After each session you will receive a handout with additional resources. You will also receive an invitation to schedule a private consultation to review your individual business. The workshop and consultations are at no charge to the business owners. This…

Find out more »

Website and Social Media Content Creation

Nov 4 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Free

Do you struggle to create new content every week or month? A strong website or social media strategy are only as good as the content they contain, and this workshop will teach you the key parts of strong copy-Audience, Benefit and Call-to-Action, as well as give you tips on keeping your messaging fresh and impactful. REGISTER NOW Presented By: Ojen Kassabian *The WEBINAR will be conducted via ZOOM. Instructions to connect via ZOOM will be sent out to all registrants the…

Find out more »

Post COVID-19 Business Plan Webinar

Nov 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Having a business planning process is a necessity for your business whether you are trying to build an internal roadmap for your business concept or you are looking for funding. Now, more than ever, in this current and post COVID-19 landscape, a business plan is critical. This workshop will cover all aspects of creating a business plan, as well as emphasize the importance of setting measurable strategies and tactics to help achieve these goals. Presenter: Andrew Cohen   REGISTER NOW *The…

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Shopify Webinar

Nov 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Shopify is one of the leading platforms helping small business owners sell their products and services online. It will grow with you from Day 1. When you start with Shopify, you have access to professional-grade tools to help you sell your products, take payments, and ship your orders. We discuss e-commerce best practices and creating visually appealing online storefronts that convert. This course is an entry-level course aimed at users who haven't built an online store or have minimal experience…

Find out more »

Facebook & Instagram Advertising Webinar

Nov 6 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Free

Get started with Facebook & Instagram and start running your first campaign this week. This webinar is for those who are just getting started, or have never advertised before.   You will learn about · Audience Settings · Setting Budgets · Reviewing Insights · How to Run Contests & Sweepstakes   Presented by: Laura Nystrom   REGISTER NOW *The WEBINAR will be conducted via ZOOM. Instructions to connect via ZOOM will be sent out to all registrants the day before the…

Find out more »

Business Launch Pad – What You Need to Know!

Nov 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

This presentation covers the fundamentals to start and grow a business. It is ideal for the new business owner as well as existing companies. The format is structured to provide a business checklist, identifying areas that need to be addressed. After each session you will receive a handout with additional resources. You will also receive an invitation to schedule a private consultation to review your individual business. The workshop and consultations are at no charge to the business owners. This…

Find out more »

Facebook & Instagram Advertising Webinar

Nov 19 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

With the holidays right around the corner, get started with Facebook & Instagram and start running your first ad campaign this week. This webinar is for those who are just getting started, or have never advertised before. · Audience Settings · Setting Budgets · Reviewing Insights · How to Run Contests & Sweepstakes Presented by: Laura Nystrom *The WEBINAR will be conducted via ZOOM. Instructions to connect via ZOOM will be sent out to all registrants the day before the webinar. …

Find out more »

Post COVID-19 Business Plan Webinar

Nov 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Having a business planning process is a necessity for your business whether you are trying to build an internal roadmap for your business concept or you are looking for funding. Now, more than ever, in this current and post COVID-19 landscape, a business plan is more important then ever. This workshop will cover all aspects of creating a business plan, as well as emphasize the importance of setting measurable strategies and tactics to help achieve these goals. Presenter: Andrew Cohen  …

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