Statewide Business Events

  
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1/18/2022
Business Bookkeeping Basics
By Greater Baltimore SCORE
1:00 pmWebinar
In this educational webinar Phyllis Johnson, owner & CEO of PKJ Consulting, will break down the bookkeeping process into simple terms so that you can begin keeping track of your numbers and move your business forward. For more details and registration information please click here.​
Free
1/19/2022
Digital Advertising For Local Businesses For 2022
By Maryland Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
1:00 pmWebinar
This webinar is for small businesses that want to learn about digital advertising options beyond Pay-Per-Click. We’ll give you an overview on a variety of products. You’ll learn about targeting strategies such as Retargeting, Behavioral Targeting, Keyword Targeting, and Artificial Intelligence
Presenter, Dave Barnhart, ManningMedia. For more details and registration information please click  here.​
Free
1/19/2022
#WebinarWednesdays - Part 2: Preparing For Growth With or Without Lending (Bilingual)
By Maryland Dept. of Labor, Maryland SBDC, & Maryland Dept. of Commerce
10:00 amWebinar
Business (Growth) Strategies: Start Small…..Think BIG - WEBINAR WEDNESDAYS - (A Four-Part Series) Preparing for Growth With or Without Lending When preparing for growth with lending, planning, and preparation are essential to your strategic growth plan as a business owner. Pre-funding your growth can reduce financial stress and give you time to reap the rewards of growth. In this session, lenders will provide best practices and strategies you can use in your small business today to fund your growth goals. ​For more details and registration information please click here.​

Free
1/19/2022
Small Business Essentials Series - Part 3: Marketing 1 - Developing Your Marketing Plan
By SCORE of Washington DC
12:00 pmWebinar
This webinar is Part 3 of SCORE’s Small Business Essentials (SBE) Webinar Series. The series is designed to prepare anyone who is considering starting a business to make the decisions and plans you need to successfully launch your business.​ Part 3 - Marketing 1 - Many entrepreneurs create products or services they can’t sell no matter how hard they work. It doesn’t have to be this way. This webinar will help you build a roadmap you can use to identify your ideal clients and discover a value proposition that will set you above your competition. For more details and registration information please click here.
$25 each class / $79 entire series
1/19/2022
CEO Accelerator 2022: Two Day Virtual Strategic Planning Retreat
By Maryland Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
9:00 amVirtual
Invest Two Days With An Internationally Certified Business Coach To Create Systemized Plan To Earn More (61% Yearly), Build Effective Processes To Work Less (Work Without You), & Build Equity To Raise Money. During this two-day virtual retreat you will work on developing essential systems that drive enduring, measurable results, attract and retain talent, improve work processes, and develop intense customer loyalty. For more details and registration information please click here.​
$199.00
1/20/2022
Small Business Essentials Series - Part 4: Marketing 2 - Promoting Your Business
By SCORE of Washington DC
12:00 pmWebinar
This webinar is Part 4 of SCORE’s Small Business Essentials (SBE) Webinar Series. The series is designed to prepare anyone who is considering starting a business to make the decisions and plans you need to successfully launch your business.​ Part 4 - You’ve developed a wonderful new product or service and now you need to get customers to buy it! In this webinar we’ll walk through the most common promotional methods used by entrepreneurs, including networking, referrals, social media, content marketing, email marketing and search engine optimization (SEO). For more details and registration information please click here.​
$25 each class / $79 entire series
1/24/2022
Budget Planning 101
By Maryland Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
1:00 pmWebinar
The Business Economic and Community Outreach Network (BEACON) Director John Hickman will deliver a webinar to discuss planning for a successful 2022 by developing a budget for your small business. Topics include the process for business budgeting, reviewing cash flow and cash needs, understanding which financial statements to use and how a budget ties in with other planning for your business. For more details and registration information please click here.​
Free
1/24/2022
Keys To Business Growth In 2022: Lead Your Team, Manage Yourself, and Execute Your Strategic Plan
By Oracle NetSuite and Entreprenuer
12:00 pmWebinar
The New Year brings myriad opportunities to take your business to the next level. While many entrepreneurs are excellent at creating a strategic plan, putting that plan into action is a completely different challenge. For more details and registration information please click here.​
Free
1/24/2022
The Road Ahead: A Conversation With CFO's
By The National Observer / American City Business Journals
2:00 pmWebinar
The National Observer CFO forum features exclusive, one-on-one interviews with chief financial officers from major U.S. companies sharing insights on front-of-mind issues facing C-suite decision makers in the coming year. Supply-chain backlogs, the effects of inflation, workforce and talent challenges, and the overall economic outlook for corporations across all sectors are among the topics these executives will address, along with specific opportunities and challenges companies face as the nation emerges from the pandemic. For more details and registration information please click here.​
$37.50 / Price may increases after 12/25/2021
1/26/2022
#WebinarWednesdays - Part 3: State & County Procurement Opportunities Under $50K (Bilingual)
By Maryland Dept. of Labor, Maryland SBDC, & Maryland Dept. of Commerce
10:00 amWebinar
Business (Growth) Strategies: Start Small…..Think BIG - WEBINAR WEDNESDAYS - (A Four-Part Series) Join us to meet the buyers in the State of Maryland and participating County Procurement Offices for a virtual webinar as they share procurement opportunities below $50,000 for small businesses in the region. For more details and registration information please click here.​

Free
1/26/2022
2022 Maryland SBDC Statewide Conference: Thriving In A Post-Pandemic World
By Maryland Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
9:00 amWebinar
This is one network conference that you don't want to miss! Join your Maryland Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for the first Network Statewide Virtual Conference to listen to business and government leaders and small business experts and professionals discuss the state of our Maryland Business Industry. Highlighting the event, you will hear updates in the fields of Technology, E-Commerce, Economic Trends, Restaurant/Retail/Main Street Programs, programs available to you the Business Owner, SBDC Partners and Resources, and so much more! For more details and registration information please click here.​
Free
1/27/2022
Best Business Practices for COVID-19
By Greater Crofton Chamber of Commerce & Anne Arundel Chamber of Commerce
10:30 amWebinar
We've all realized that at this point, COVID-19 is something we are going to have to live with. Therefore, join us to learn how to keep your employees and clients safe, how to avoid spikes in cases, keep up with vaccine mandates (such as boosters, etc...), and best practices and the business community continues to navigate through this pandemic. For more details and registration information please click here.​
Free
1/27/2022
Small Business Essentials Series - Part 5: Developing Financial Projections For Your New Small Business
By SCORE of Washington DC
12:00 pmWebinar
This webinar is Part 5 of SCORE’s Small Business Essentials (SBE) Webinar Series. The series is designed to prepare anyone who is considering starting a business to make the decisions and plans you need to successfully launch your business. Part 5 - You’re starting or have started your new small business. Great!! But . . . you’re worried about what your sales will be, or if you can make a profit and how you will manage your cash flow. If you need help in any of these areas, this webinar is for you! For more details and registration information please click here.​
$25 each class / $79 entire series
1/27/2022
How To Do Business In Maryland
By Women Veterans Entrepreneurs of Color (WVE) Initiative, a program of W.O.M.E.N. at Morgan State University
12:30 pmWebinar
If you have asked yourself what does it take to be a small business working with Maryland agencies? Perhaps you've asked what resources does the state of Maryland offer small businesses, or how to become certified as a Veteran-owned business? Then, this webinar is for you. Find the answers to these questions and more. Our special guest is Alison Tavik, Director of Communications and Outreach for the Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs. For more details and registration informtaion please click here.​

Free
2/1/2022
MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Webinar
By Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT)
10:00 amWebinar
Opportunities exist for small, minority, and women owned businesses to meet minority participation goals on government and private sector contracts. Find out if certification as a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), Airport Concessions Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE), and/or Small Business Enterprise (SBE) is right for your business. Learn the benefits of certification, the application process, eligibility standards, as well as business development and marketing tips. If you have any questions, please email mdotmbeoutreach@mdot.maryland.gov.For more details and registration information please click here.​
Free
2/2/2022
#WebinarWednesdays - Part 4: Enhancing Your Business With Certifications (Bilingual)
By Maryland Dept. of Labor, Maryland SBDC, & Maryland Dept. of Commerce
10:00 amWebinar
Business (Growth) Strategies: Start Small…..Think BIG - WEBINAR WEDNESDAYS - (A Four-Part Series) Small businesses are big businesses in the State of Maryland and a key component to creating a vibrant, successful, and global community. Being a successful entrepreneur requires thorough planning, creativity, and hard work. These webinars are designed to introduce businesses to some of the necessary tools to grow their business. For more details and registration information please click here.​

Free
3/1/2022
MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Webinar
By Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT)
10:00 amWebinar
Opportunities exist for small, minority, and women owned businesses to meet minority participation goals on government and private sector contracts. Find out if certification as a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), Airport Concessions Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE), and/or Small Business Enterprise (SBE) is right for your business. Learn the benefits of certification, the application process, eligibility standards, as well as business development and marketing tips. If you have any questions, please email mdotmbeoutreach@mdot.maryland.gov. For more details and registration information please click here.​
Free
3/1/2022
MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Webinar
By Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT)
5:30 pmWebinar
Opportunities exist for small, minority, and women owned businesses to meet minority participation goals on government and private sector contracts. Find out if certification as a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), Airport Concessions Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE), and/or Small Business Enterprise (SBE) is right for your business. Learn the benefits of certification, the application process, eligibility standards, as well as business development and marketing tips. If you have any questions, please email mdotmbeoutreach@mdot.maryland.gov. For more details and registration information please click here.​
Free

 

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