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February 2024

Beauty Industry Secrets: How to Build a Clientele

Feb 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Free

Building a clientele is one of the biggest struggles in running a business. However, with a few strategies in place you can go from empty salon chair to fully booked. Here's what you can expect from this webinar: How to market yourself outside of social media Real stats on what really works when building a clientele How to network and do collaborations The proper way to do a giveaway and referral program And much more... Presented By: DeAndra Giselle *The…

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Metrics that Matter – A Spring Refresh on Small Business Financials

Feb 21 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

Join us for an insightful webinar designed to give your small business finance a spring refresh. In this session, we will delve into the key metrics that truly matter for small businesses, providing you with the tools and knowledge to navigate the financial landscape effectively. Join us and empower your financial decision-making for a successful and prosperous future. Presented by Financial Advisor: Eric Quick *The WEBINAR will be conducted via ZOOM. Instructions to connect via ZOOM will be sent out…

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Canva Magic for Small Businesses

Feb 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Free

Unlock the secrets of visual storytelling for your business with our exclusive webinar on "Canva Magic for Small Business Owners." Whether you're a budding entrepreneur or a seasoned business owner, mastering the art of graphic design can elevate your brand's presence and captivate your audience. Introduction to Canva: Dive deep into the world of Canva, a user-friendly graphic design tool tailored for non-designers Templates & Tools: Explore a plethora of templates suitable for various business needs, from social media posts to business…

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Elevate Your Business Plan with Software Powered Innovation

Feb 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Unlock the true potential of your business with our upcoming webinar, "Elevate Your Business Plan with Software Powered Innovation." Dive into a comprehensive workshop designed to elevate your business planning process, ensuring that you not only chart a course for success but do so efficiently and effortlessly. In this power-packed session, we will guide you through multiple facets of creating a robust business plan, whether you're forging an internal roadmap or seeking funding. Discover the art of setting measurable strategies…

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March 2024

Beauty Industry Secrets: How to Build a Clientele

Mar 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Free

Building a clientele is one of the biggest struggles in running a business. However, with a few strategies in place you can go from empty salon chair to fully booked. Here's what you can expect from this webinar: How to market yourself outside of social media Real stats on what really works when building a clientele How to network and do collaborations The proper way to do a giveaway and referral program And much more... Presented By: DeAndra Giselle *The…

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What is the Best Legal Structure for my Company? What are the Tax Advantages?

Mar 12 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Free

Many entrepreneurs do not fully understand the differences between a Sole Proprietorship, LLC and S Corporation.  This causes many to form a corporation when they may be better operating as a sole prop. Additionally, they are confused about the tax differences for each structure. They often choose a legal structure based on a perceived tax advantage that is incorrect. This webinar provides an overview of the various tax structures. The required documentation for the original filing and annual filings. The…

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2024 Employment Law Updates – HR Webinar

Mar 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Free

New year, new employment laws. Are you in the know about the latest employment regulations? If not, don't fret. Join us for a briefing on what small employers need to comply with in 2024 as employment laws change. Some of the topics we will cover:  California Minimum Wage Increase The state's minimum wage is going up to $16.00 per hour for most industries. The fast-food industry is expected to see a minimum wage of $20/per hour beginning April 1, 2024 and…

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Unlocking the 6 C’s of Connecting on Camera: A Guide for Small Business Owners

Mar 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Free

In the fast-paced world of social media, the power of video cannot be underestimated. As a small business owner, your ability to connect with your audience through the lens can dramatically amplify your brand’s reach, engagement, and ultimately, success. Whether you’re a seasoned video creator or just starting, mastering the art of being on camera is essential. Join us for an exclusive webinar designed specifically for small business owners eager to grow their social media presence. “Unlocking the 6 C’s…

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Elevate Your Business Plan with Software Powered Innovation

Mar 19 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Unlock the true potential of your business with our upcoming webinar, "Elevate Your Business Plan with Software Powered Innovation." Dive into a comprehensive workshop designed to elevate your business planning process, ensuring that you not only chart a course for success but do so efficiently and effortlessly. In this power-packed session, we will guide you through multiple facets of creating a robust business plan, whether you're forging an internal roadmap or seeking funding. Discover the art of setting measurable strategies…

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Metrics that Matter – A Spring Refresh on Small Business Financials

Mar 21 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

Join us for an insightful webinar designed to give your small business finance a spring refresh. In this session, we will delve into the key metrics that truly matter for small businesses, providing you with the tools and knowledge to navigate the financial landscape effectively. Join us and empower your financial decision-making for a successful and prosperous future. Presented by Financial Advisor: Eric Quick *The WEBINAR will be conducted via ZOOM. Instructions to connect via ZOOM will be sent out…

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How to Use Artificial Intelligence to Launch, Grow & Scale Your Small Business

Mar 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Free

Join us for an exciting and informative webinar that explores the benefits of harnessing artificial intelligence for small business marketing. In an era defined by technological advancements, AI  has emerged as a game-changer, revolutionizing the way businesses connect with customers and drive growth. During this engaging session, we will delve into the advantages that AI brings to the table for small businesses. Discover how AI-powered marketing tools and strategies can help you enhance customer engagement, optimize campaigns, and maximize your…

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April 2024

Independent Contractor Classification Webinar

Apr 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Free

Join us for an informative session about independent contractor classification. Are you currently operating your business with independent contractors or planning to hire independent contractors? You won't want to miss this webinar. We will talk about: The current requirements that must be met to properly classify a worker as an independent contractor AB5 and exemptions Reporting requirements for independent contractors Los Angeles regulations governing doing business with independent contractors Presented by HR Expert: Xiomara Palma *The WEBINAR will be conducted via ZOOM. Instructions…

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What is the Best Legal Structure for my Company? What are the Tax Advantages?

Apr 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Free

Many entrepreneurs do not fully understand the differences between a Sole Proprietorship, LLC and S Corporation.  This causes many to form a corporation when they may be better operating as a sole prop. Additionally, they are confused about the tax differences for each structure. They often choose a legal structure based on a perceived tax advantage that is incorrect. This webinar provides an overview of the various tax structures. The required documentation for the original filing and annual filings. The…

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“Wow! How?”: Transform Your Pitch into a Startup Sensation!

Apr 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Free

Tired of hearing "Meh" when you talk about your startup? This workshop will get you turning heads instead! Dive in and learn the secrets to crafting pitches that captivate and connect. Whether you're wooing investors, charming customers, or rallying partners, we've got the secret sauce for you: Pinpoint the Pain To Make It Rain: Don your detective hat to uncover the key pain points plaguing your audience. The Power of Different Pitches: "Elevator," sales, and fundraising pitches – learn the differences and dominate them all. Sculpt Your Sales Wow: Transform the…

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Elevate Your Business Plan with Software Powered Innovation

Apr 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Unlock the true potential of your business with our upcoming webinar, "Elevate Your Business Plan with Software Powered Innovation." Dive into a comprehensive workshop designed to elevate your business planning process, ensuring that you not only chart a course for success but do so efficiently and effortlessly. In this power-packed session, we will guide you through multiple facets of creating a robust business plan, whether you're forging an internal roadmap or seeking funding. Discover the art of setting measurable strategies…

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Transform Your Small Business with Generative AI: Mastering CHAT GPT, Canva Magic, and Google Gemini

Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Free

In today's digital age, leveraging the power of Generative AI can set your small business apart, providing innovative solutions to everyday challenges and opening up new avenues for creativity and efficiency. This hands-on training session is specifically designed for small business owners who are eager to explore the potential of Generative AI in transforming their business operations, marketing strategies, and customer engagement. What You Will Learn: Introduction to Generative AI: Understand the basics of Generative AI and how it can…

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“Canvas Your Success: The Single Most Powerful Page in Startup Business!”

Apr 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Free

Since its introduction to the world in 2010, the Business Model Canvas has revolutionized the way founders and business leaders think about business planning. In this engaging workshop, you'll harness the power like so many before you! You'll identify the essence of your venture by examining on a single page how your nine key facets interact: Value proposition Customer segments Channels Customer relationships Revenue streams Key resources Key activities Key partnerships Cost structure This isn't just about filling in the blanks; it's about…

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Unlocking Profitability: Mastering Small Business Costing & Pricing

Apr 24 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pasadena City College – Foothill Campus, 3035 E. Foothill Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91107 United States
Free

Join us for an insightful webinar where we delve into the intricacies of small business costing and pricing strategies. Discover how to accurately calculate costs, set competitive prices, and maximize profitability for your business. Introduction To Effective Pricing & Terms  - Brief overview of the importance of effective costing and pricing for small businesses Understanding Costs  - Types of costs: fixed, variable, and semi-variable - Costing methods: absorption costing vs. variable costing - Identifying direct and indirect costs - Case…

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May 2024

Break Out of the Sea of Sameness With the Power of Storytelling

May 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Free

As you look across the industry landscape, all you see is how the once extraordinary has become trite. Here's the worst part: try as you might, all your innovative ideas have also been assimilated into the common lexicon, and you find yourself languishing in a sea of sameness. All you want is to stand out, but the more you try, the more you get frustrated because your brilliant efforts are short-lived. It has become exhausting to stay ahead of the…

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Elevate Your Business Plan with Software Powered Innovation

May 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Free

Unlock the true potential of your business with our upcoming webinar, "Elevate Your Business Plan with Software Powered Innovation." Dive into a comprehensive workshop designed to elevate your business planning process, ensuring that you not only chart a course for success but do so efficiently and effortlessly. In this power-packed session, we will guide you through multiple facets of creating a robust business plan, whether you're forging an internal roadmap or seeking funding. Discover the art of setting measurable strategies…

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“Wow! How?”: Transform Your Pitch into a Startup Sensation!

May 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Free

Tired of hearing "Meh" when you talk about your startup? This workshop will get you turning heads instead! Dive in and learn the secrets to crafting pitches that captivate and connect. Whether you're wooing investors, charming customers, or rallying partners, we've got the secret sauce for you: Pinpoint the Pain To Make It Rain: Don your detective hat to uncover the key pain points plaguing your audience. The Power of Different Pitches: "Elevator," sales, and fundraising pitches – learn the differences and dominate them all. Sculpt Your Sales Wow: Transform the…

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Transform Your Small Business with Generative AI: Mastering CHAT GPT, Canva Magic, and Google Gemini

May 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Free

In today's digital age, leveraging the power of Generative AI can set your small business apart, providing innovative solutions to everyday challenges and opening up new avenues for creativity and efficiency. This hands-on training session is specifically designed for small business owners who are eager to explore the potential of Generative AI in transforming their business operations, marketing strategies, and customer engagement. What You Will Learn: Introduction to Generative AI: Understand the basics of Generative AI and how it can…

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What is the Best Legal Structure for my Company? What are the Tax Advantages?

May 28 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Free

Many entrepreneurs do not fully understand the differences between a Sole Proprietorship, LLC and S Corporation.  This causes many to form a corporation when they may be better operating as a sole prop. Additionally, they are confused about the tax differences for each structure. They often choose a legal structure based on a perceived tax advantage that is incorrect. This webinar provides an overview of the various tax structures. The required documentation for the original filing and annual filings. The…

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June 2024

Should You Be Charging Sales Tax – What You Need to Know!

Jun 6 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Free

Should you charge sales tax? What if you are selling out of state or on an online platform? These are the type of questions that many business owners are asking. Addressing sales tax requirements has been even more confusing. On June 21, 2018, The United States Supreme Court ruled 5-4 in South Dakota v. Wayfair that states can mandate that businesses without a physical presence in a state with more than 200 transactions or $100,000 in-state sales collect and remit…

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Unlocking Profitability: Mastering Small Business Costing & Pricing

Jun 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

Join us for an insightful webinar where we delve into the intricacies of small business costing and pricing strategies. Discover how to accurately calculate costs, set competitive prices, and maximize profitability for your business. Introduction To Effective Pricing & Terms  - Brief overview of the importance of effective costing and pricing for small businesses Understanding Costs  - Types of costs: fixed, variable, and semi-variable - Costing methods: absorption costing vs. variable costing - Identifying direct and indirect costs - Case…

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