Statewide Business Events

  
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11/4/2020

A Roadmap To Your Professional Web Presence
By Maryland Small Business Development Center (SBDC)​

1:00 pmWebinar

Take a journey to create a roadmap for putting your best foot forward on the web. Learn how to get started, the road bumps to avoid, and how to navigate being found on the World Wide Web. Do Domain Registrar, site hierarchy, brand identity, mobile-first responsiveness, CMS, HTML5, SSL, SEO, UX, and DM mean anything to you? They will after we've taken this one-hour webinar journey together!​For more details and registration information please click here.​

Free
11/4/2020

Poor Bookkeeping Equals Poor Decisions
by Maryland Small Business Development Center (SBDC)​

10:00 amWebinar

Making the best decision for your business means having all the information you need and that the information is accurate. Your financial statements are full of information, IF your bookkeeping is done right.​For more event details and registration information please click here.​

Free
11/5/2020

​Veteran Certification - Are You Interested In Doing Business With the Federal Government
By Maryland Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

1:00 pmWebinar

Are you a registered Veteran interested in doing business with the federal government? If yes, attend this workshop to learn about SBA’s Veteran Certification Program and how it can assist Veteran’s in obtaining small business set-aside contracts.​ For more details and registration information please click here.​

Free
11/5/2020

Market Analysis: Chart It Before You Start It!
By Maryland Women's Business Center (MWBC)​

11:00 amWebinar

Discover where to get the market research data you need to develop your marketing strategy. Learn how to find customers, how to research your competitors, and how to estimate your market potential.​ For more event details and registration information please click here.

$25
11/9/2020

Resiliency Spotlight (Restaurants): eCommerce Strategies For Growing a Robust Local Customer Base
By Maryland Small Business Development Center (MD SBDC)

2:00 pmWebinar

Join SBDC Restaurant Specialist Tom Racosky and LocalCart CEO Shawn Hutchinson for an engaging presentation on the eCommerce tools, techniques, and trends that are helping restaurants, specialty food and beverage purveyors, and others in the food business​. For more details and registration information please click here.​

Free
11/10/2020

MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop
by MDOT Office of Small and Minority Business Policy

10:00 amWebinar

Opportunities exist for small, minority, and women owned businesses to meet minority participation goals on government and private sector contracts. 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 event details and registration information please click here.​

Free
11/10/2020

Veteran-Owned Small Business Enterprise (VSBE) Program
By Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs​

10:00 amWebinar

Are you a veteran entrepreneur? This session of our Technical Training Classroom takes a look at Maryland's VSBE Program's eligibility standards and 3-step certification process. We'll also explore common procurement practices and examine tactics for mining the state's open and transparent procurement pipeline. ​For more event details and registration information please click here.​

Free
11/10/2020

The Dark Web-It's Digital Risk: Protecting Your Most Important Assets
by Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GWHCC)​

11:00 amWebinar

Join us as Optfinity cyber expert Michael Drobnis provides participants with guidance on understanding how businesses are exposed to cyber risks and shares useful tips and actionable advice to help boost cyber defenses.​For more event details and registration information please click here.​

Free
11/12/2020

The Power Of Branding
By Maryland Women's Business Center (MWBC)​

10:00 amWebinar

A practical tour of the concepts, tools, and methodologies used to build powerful and competitive Brands, capable of positively impacting the business of their companies.​For more event details and registration information please click here.

Free
11/12/2020

​​Adquisición​ 101 / Procurement 101 in Spanish
En colaboración entre el Centro del Desarollo de Las Empresas Pequenas (MD SBDC​) y La Oficina del Gobernador de Asuntos De Negocios Pequeños, de Minorias y de Mujeres​

4:00 pmWebinar

¿Quieres aprender sobre la contratación estatal? Empieza por el principio. Esta clase es para pequeñas empresas que tienen poco o ningún conocimiento del proceso de contratación estatal.​ Para mas detalles y informacion para registrarse haz clic aqui.​

Gratis
11/13/2020

Develop Your Business Plan
By Maryland Women's Business Center (MWBC)​

9:30 amWebinar

A business plan is a road map to steer your business in the right direction and an essential component of success. It is also the key to securing funding from banks and investors. Writing your business plan requires a holistic analysis of your business, which we will detail in this course.​ For more event details and registration information please click here.​

$25
11/17/2020

Sales Success
By Maryland Women's Business Center (MWBC)​

10:30 amWebinar

This workshop will discuss things to consider before you start selling, traits of successful sellers, steps to sale success, and basic closing techniques.​ For more event details and registration information please click here.​

$25
11/18/2020

Re-Tooling, Pivoting or Designing Your Business Model
By Maryland Small Business Development Center (MD SBDC)

1:00 pmWebinar

It is now accepted that COVID-19 has brought into sharp focus the fact that for survival, entrepreneurs must be able to adapt in a situation of uncertainty. And that in order to do this, they must innovate, not only in the current environment, but on an ongoing basis, regardless of the type of business.​For more details and registration information please click here.​

Free
11/18/2020

Navigating The Holiday Season and COVID Like A Pro
By Maryland Small Business Development Center (MD SBDC)

1:00 pmWebinar

The first signs of the holiday season are already appearing in retail stores around the country. While it’s difficult to make any predictions about consumer behavior as COVID-19 evolves, there are a few emerging trends every small businesses should take note of as they prepare for the holidays. ​For more details and registration information please click here.​

Free
11/19/2020

Understanding the Gig Economy
By U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

1:00 pmWebinar

This webinar is for current service members, transitioning service members, military family members, and veteran/veteran spouse business owners.​ For more event details and registration information please click here.​

Free
11/19/2020

​El Poder Del Branding
By Maryland Women's Business Center (MWBC)

10:00 amWebinar

Un recorrido práctico por los conceptos, herramientas y metodologías empleadas para la construcción de Marcas poderosas y competitivas, capaces de impactar positivamente en el negocio de sus compañías.​Para mas detalles y informacion para registrarse haz clic aqui.

Gratis
11/19/2020

​A Decade of Difference: Celebrating 10 Years of EmpoweHERment
by Maryland Women's Business Center (MWBC)

6:00 pmWebibar

​We are so excited to share a decade of accomplishments of women owned businesses. We will have a program of awards, empowHERment, and raffle for prizes. Absorb girl power vibes from our Keynote speakers. For more event details and registration information please click here.​

Free
11/23/2020

Holiday e-Commerce For Small Retailers: Fullfilment​
By Maryland Small Business Development Center (MD SBDC)

9:00 amWebinar

On top of being busy in store, small retailers have become fulfillment centers for rapidly increasing online sales that are anticipated to grow exponentially during the holidays.​For more details and registration information please click here.​

Free
11/24/2020

BWI Contracting - Win More
By Maryland Small Business Development Center (MD SBDC)

9:00 amWebinar

Build Capacity to Accelerate from Sub to Prime; Learn to build profitability and sustainability to WIN MORE State of Maryland and U.S. Department of Transportation contracts at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) and Martin State Airport. For more details and registration information please click here.​​​

Free
12/1/2020

MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop
by MDOT Office of Small and Minority Business Policy

10:00 amWebinar

Opportunities exist for small, minority, and women owned businesses to meet minority participation goals on government and private sector contracts. 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
12/1/2020

MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop
by MDOT Office of Small and Minority Business Policy

5:30 pmWebinar

Opportunities exist for small, minority, and women owned businesses to meet minority participation goals on government and private sector contracts. 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

 

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) hosts numerous events and provides great
resources to small business owners.

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