SBDC Events

  • New! NJ Division of Revenue & Taxation Small Business Tax Workshop
    Mar 14, 2017 , 1:00 PM - Mar 14, 2017 , 4:00 PM

    Division Personnel will explain proper procedures for collecting and remitting various New Jersey taxes. A focal point of each workshop is the sales tax responsibilities of small businesses including the description of taxable and exempt sales and services.  Discussions will also highlight different types of business ownership and the tax consequences of each one.  Registration is required. Two sessions are available.

    Fee: Free


    Location: Cotsakos College of Business, 1600 Valley Road, Wayne, Conference Room 4032
     

  • Building Your Digital Business Brand with LinkedIn and Other Free Digital Tools:
    Mar 21, 2017 , 5:00 PM - Mar 21, 2017 , 7:00 PM

    In this presentation we introduce you to a business insider’s view on how to optimize your digital presence in the small business enterprise.

    As a small business owner you have many responsibilities in managing your processes, client management, supply and demand as well as projecting your profit margins.  Our presentation is geared towards introducing you to digital tools that you can easily integrate into your short term and long term business plan to increase marketing visibility, synergize your efforts and provide you a viable sustainability plan.  Our goal is to help you be more effective and efficient so you can find the time to focus on your clients’ needs and future projections rather than worry about presence and visibility.  We will explore digital platforms such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Google Ad Words, Hub Spot, Tips on Web Management, Open Site Exploration, list Generation for Client Development, EDDM, and many more tools for developing your digital strength and presence.

    Fee: $25


    Location: Cotsakos College of Business, 1600 Valley Road, Wayne 07470 Room 4032
     

  • New! NJ Division of Revenue & Taxation Small Business Tax Workshop
    Mar 30, 2017 , 10:00 AM - Mar 30, 2017 , 1:00 PM

    Division Personnel will explain proper procedures for collecting and remitting various New Jersey taxes. A focal point of each workshop is the sales tax responsibilities of small businesses including the description of taxable and exempt sales and services.  Discussions will also highlight different types of business ownership and the tax consequences of each one.  Registration is required. Two sessions are available.

    Fee: Free


    Location: Paterson Task Force, 109 Washington Street, Paterson, NJ 07505
     

  • Grow Your Business Online with Google Tools
    Apr 20, 2017 , 10:00 AM - Apr 20, 2017 , 12:00 PM

    This session covers three things you can do right now to grow your business online and to close the session, I’ll introduce some bonus tools that business owners can add into the mix, when you’re ready.

    • “Be found by local customers,” We’ll show you how to connect with local searchers using Google My Business, a free local business listing that can help your business appear across Google Search and Maps.
    • “Be found everywhere, on all devices,” We’ll show you how to optimize your website for the organic search results, focusing on making your site mobile-friendly
    • “Be found with online advertising,” I’ll show you how to promote your products and services on Google and partner websites. 
    • Fee: Free

    Location: WPU SBDC, 131 Ellison Street, Paterson, NJ 07505
     

  • New!Franchise at 50
    May 04, 2017 , 1:00 PM - May 04, 2017 , 4:00 PM

    If you are 50 years of age or older and looking to start a small business for yourself, then Franchising at 50 might be a good place to start. Explore the many franchise opportunities that are available to you.

    Learn how to:
    *Select the Right Franchise for You
    *Identify the Right Market & Demographic for your Franchise
    *Find Financing Options for Your Franchise
    Fee: $25


    Location: Cotsakos College of Business,1600 Valley Road, Wayne, Conference Room 4032
     

  • Boots to Business
    May 09, 2017 , 9:00 AM - May 09, 2017 , 5:00 PM

    “Boots to Business” enables military service members and their spouses to explore careers in business ownership and self-employment, by showing them how to apply their military skills to start and grow a business. It helps them evaluate the feasibility of their business concepts and connects them to SBDCs and other SBA resource partners.

    Fee: Free


    Location: Cotsakos College of Business,1600 Valley Road, Wayne, Conference Room 4032