SBDC Events

  • Basics to a Business Plan
    Sep 24, 2019, 11:00 AM to Sep 24, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Location: WPU SBDC, 131 Ellison Street, Paterson NJ 07505

    A business plan is the key tool for all phases of a business from startup to expansion. The components of a business plan are executive summary, cover letter, organization plan, financial and supporting documents which are all necessary for obtaining SBA loans or loans from venture capitalists and angel investors. This seminar entails the preparation of a sound and detailed business plan which is necessary for managing a business more effectively.

    Fee:$20

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/BasicBusinessPlanSep24


     

  • Are you an Entrepreneur?
    Sep 26, 2019, 11:00 AM to Sep 26, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Location: WPU SBDC, 131 Ellison Street, Paterson NJ 07505

    Are you ready to start a business? Learn what steps you need to take and what to look out for.The business startup seminar helps you to know how to discover your personal strengths and weaknesses and to understand your business needs. This seminar provides the entrepreneur with tools, reference materials, and additional sources for information on starting a business.

    Fee:$20

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/AreYouanEntrepreneurSep26


     

  • New!!Reach Customers Online with Google (2Hrs)
    Sep 26, 2019, 1:00 PM to Sep 26, 2019, 3:00 PM
    Location: Hamilton Club, 32 Church Street, Paterson, NJ 07505

    This session covers 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. We’ll show your how to connect with local searchers using Google My Business. This presentation is given by a High Impact Partner with the Grow with Google program.

    Fee: $35

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/ReachCustomerOnlinewithGoogle


     

  • NJ Division of Revenue & Taxation Small Business Tax Workshop
    Oct 01, 2019, 11:00 AM to Oct 01, 2019, 3:00 PM
    Location: Cotsakos College of Business, 1600 Valley Road, Wayne, NJ 07470 Room #1016 & 1017

    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. Only one session is available through the semester.

    Fee: Free

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/NJSmallBusinessTax


     

  • Beginning QuickBooks Essentials 9 hours
    Oct 03, 2019, 6:00 PM to Oct 17, 2019, 9:00 PM
    Location: 1600 Valley Road Wayne, NJ 07470 Room 1012

    This course is designed to help the small business owner understand the basic fundamentals of bookkeeping for their business using QuickBooks Online.  Participants will be given a brief overview of basic accounting terminology and procedures as well as how to set up QuickBooks Online to record these accounting transactions.  This section will include setting up the Chart of Accounts, Accounts Receivable & Accounts Payable discussions as well as reviewing the QBO bank feeds and bank reconciliations.

    Accounts Receivable transactions include creating customers, setting up product and service items, tracking employee time for customer jobs, applying customer payments, and accounts receivable reporting. Accounts Payable transactions include setting up vendors, preferences, processing vendor bills, credit card statement payments, applying bills to customer jobs, batch and single check process, voiding checks, and Account Payable reporting. Participants should have basic skills with working online.  You may use your own QuickBooks Online account, however a demo account for QuickBooks Online will be available.

    Fee: $99

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/BeginingQB


     

  • ¿Es usted un (a) Emprendedor(a)?
    Oct 08, 2019, 11:00 AM to Oct 08, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Location: WPU SBDC, 131 Ellison Street, Paterson, NJ 07505

    Este seminario patrocinado por William Paterson University SBDC, es para ayudar a todas aquellas personas que están pensando en empezar un pequeño negocio. Este seminario será dado completamente en español para ayudar a los futuros empresarios a definir sus fortalezas y para conocer cuáles son los pasos a seguir para dar comienzo.

    Costo: $20

    http://bit.ly/EsUstedunaemprendedoraOct8


     

  • New!!Claim Your Free Google My Business Listing (2Hrs)
    Oct 10, 2019, 10:00 AM to Oct 10, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Location: Hamilton Club, 32 Church Street, Paterson, NJ 07505

    In this session, we explore Google My Business, a free tool for local businesses who want to connect with customers on Google Search and Maps. Get hands-on help creating or updating your business profile, and take advantage of a free website. This presentation is given by a high impact partner with the Grow with Google program.

    Fee: $35

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/ClaimYourFreeGoogleMyBusinessListing


     

  • Strategic Marketing Planning
    Oct 16, 2019, 11:00 AM to Oct 16, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Location: WPUSBDC, 131 Ellison Street, Paterso, NJ 07505

    In this course you will learn how to produce the most important mapping tool for your business: The Marketing Plan. It offers an overview of marketing strategies, a review of traditional and digital media; how to create a marketing budget and measure results. 

    Who this class is for: This course is for entrepreneurs who plan to launch their business and want to learn the basic principles of marketing in today’s world.

    Fee:$20

    To register please click on link  http://bit.ly/StrategicMarketingPlanningOc16


     

  • Meet the Lenders
    Oct 18, 2019, 9:00 AM to Oct 18, 2019, 12:30 PM
    Location: 1600 Valley Road, Wayne, NJ 07470 Auditorium

    For details and to register, please call Deborah Hoffman 973-973-569-4720


     

  • Venta de Bienes y Servicios al Gobierno Federal
    Oct 21, 2019, 10:00 AM to Oct 21, 2019, 1:00 PM
    Location: WPU SBDC 131 Ellison Street Paterson, NJ 07505

    Introducción a los conceptos básicos de los contratos federales para las pequeñas empresas, Recursos de contratación, metas principales de contratación, programa de reserva y fuente unica, registración de la empresa en el sistema de administración de contratos (SAM), promoción de bienes y servicios, identificación de tendencias de contratación en el gobierno federal y las oportunidades potenciales, oportunidades de contratación de la GSA para la compra de bienes y servi-cios, redes profesionales, beneficios, asistencia técnica de adquisiciones. **** Este entrenamiento es aconse-jable para toda persona o empresario que quiera emprender negocios con el gobierno federal.

    Costo: Gratis

    http://bit.ly/VentaDeBienesYServiciosalGobiernoFederal


     

  • Programas de Certificación y Categorías Socio-Económicas
    Oct 21, 2019, 1:00 PM to Oct 21, 2019, 4:00 PM
    Location: WPU SBDC

    Reservas para las pequeñas empresas, certificaciones de programas federales (auto-certificación y forma), requisitos y objetivos, crite-rios de elegibilidad, beneficios, programa 8(a) de desarrollo empresarial, programa de zonas comerciales históricamente sub-utilizadas ( HUBzone), programa federal de contratación con empresas propiedad de mujeres (WOSB & EDWOSB), pequeñas empresas propiedad de veteranos descapacitados en el servicio militar ( SDSBO).

     Costo: Gratis

    http://bit.ly/ProgramasdeCertificacionOct21


     

  • Basics to a Business Plan
    Oct 22, 2019, 11:00 AM to Oct 22, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Location: WPU SBDC, 131 Ellison Street, Paterson, NJ 07505

    A business plan is the key tool for all phases of a business from startup to expansion. The components of a business plan are executive summary, cover letter, organization plan, financial and supporting documents which are all necessary for obtaining SBA loans or loans from venture capitalists and angel investors. This seminar entails the preparation of a sound and detailed business plan which is necessary for managing a business more effectively.

    Fee:$20

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/BasicsBusinessPlanOct22


     

  • Accessing Capital to Grow Your Business Seminar
    Oct 22, 2019, 6:30 PM to Oct 22, 2019, 8:00 PM
    Location: 11 Ackerman Avenue Clifton, NJ 07011

    For details and to register, please call Roxanne Camejo 862-259-4016


     

  • Beginners Social Media "Boot Camp" for the Entrepreneur
    Oct 23, 2019, 9:30 AM to Oct 23, 2019, 11:30 AM
    Location: Hamilton Club, 32 Church Street, Paterson, NJ 07505

    You know you should be on social media for your business or non-profit. You know it can help you drive more new and repeat business for your organization. But, do you know why? Where do you start? How do you engage? This boot camp will answer all of those questions and more!  

    • Guide to a simple social marketing campaign 
    • Set up your social media profiles on Facebook, Twitter, and/or Instagram (hands-on)
    • Content creation and scheduling

    To make the most of the Hands-on segments you will have the opportunity to work on your own accounts, so come prepared with your log in credentials, a laptop, graphics, logo, photos, video or other materials you want to share online. 

    Fee:$35

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/BeginnersSocialMediaOct23


     

  • Are you an Entrepreneur?
    Oct 24, 2019, 11:00 AM to Oct 24, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Location: WPU SBDC, 131 Ellison Street Paterson, NJ 07505

    Are you ready to start a business? Learn what steps you need to take and what to look out for.The business startup seminar helps you to know how to discover your personal strengths and weaknesses and to understand your business needs. This seminar provides the entrepreneur with tools, reference materials, and additional sources for information on starting a business.

    Fee:$20

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/AreYouanEntrepreneurOct24


     

  • Advanced QuickBooks 6 hours
    Oct 24, 2019, 6:00 PM to Nov 07, 2019, 9:00 PM
    Location: 1600 Valley Road Wayne, NJ 07470 Room 1020

    Prerequisites:  QuickBooks and Accounting Essentials or knowledge of basic accounting using QuickBooks Online.  This course will touch on some of the more advanced areas of QuickBooks including Inventory, Sales Tax, Job Costing and basic Payroll functionality, as well as how to create and understand the basic financial reports available in QuickBooks Online.  We will also discuss some supplementary reports that you can customize for your particular needs.  Additionally we will discuss cash flow and some accounting practices that can aid business owners in managing their cash flow.  You may use your own QuickBooks Online account, however a demo account for QuickBooks Online will be available.

    Fee: $69

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/AdvancedQB


     

  • Passaic County Non-Profit Summit
    Oct 25, 2019, 8:00 AM to Oct 25, 2019, 3:00 PM
    Location: 300 Oldham Road, Wayne, NJ 07470

    To register http://PassaicCountyNJ.org/NonProfitSummit


     

  • Como Hacer un Plan de Negocios
    Oct 29, 2019, 3:00 PM to Oct 29, 2019, 4:00 PM
    Location: WPU SBDC, 131 Ellison Street, Paterson, NJ 0505

    Este seminario te ayudara a desarrollar un plan de trabajo para presentarlo a posibles inversionistas o prestadores. Los topicos de esta clase incluyen: mercadeo, finanzas, diseño de organizacion; resumen ejecutivo, programas de prestamos de la SBA, y como solicitar para prestamos de negocios. Este entrenamiento en bien informativo y se impartira en español. Proveerá a los asistentes conocimientos de como hacer estudios de investigacion en todas las areas de los negocios.

    Costo: $20

    http://bit.ly/ComoHacerunPlandeNegociosOct29


     

  • Beginners Social Media "Boot Camp" for the Entrepreneur
    Nov 06, 2019, 12:30 PM to Nov 06, 2019, 2:30 PM
    Location: Hamilton Club, 32 Church Street, Paterson, NJ 07505

    You know you should be on social media for your business or non-profit. You know it can help you drive more new and repeat business for your organization. But, do you know why? Where do you start? How do you engage? This boot camp will answer all of those questions and more!  

    • Guide to a simple social marketing campaign 
    • Set up your social media profiles on Facebook, Twitter, and/or Instagram (hands-on)
    • Content creation and scheduling

    To make the most of the Hands-on segments you will have the opportunity to work on your own accounts, so come prepared with your log in credentials, a laptop, graphics, logo, photos, video or other materials you want to share online. 

    Fee: $35

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/BeginnersSocialMediaNov6


     

  • ¿Es usted un (a) Emprendedor(a)?
    Nov 12, 2019, 12:00 PM to Nov 12, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Location: WPU SBDC, 131 Ellison Street, Paterson, NJ 07505

    Este seminario patrocinado por William Paterson University SBDC, es para ayudar a todas aquellas personas que están pensando en empezar un pequeño negocio. Este seminario será dado completamente en español para ayudar a los futuros empresarios a definir sus fortalezas y para conocer cuáles son los pasos a seguir para dar comienzo.

    Costo: $20

    http://bit.ly/EsUstedUnaEmprendedoraNov12


     

  • Strategic Marketing Planning
    Nov 13, 2019, 11:00 AM to Nov 13, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Location: WPUSBDC, 131 Ellison Street, Paterson NJ 07505

    In this course you will learn how to produce the most important mapping tool for your business: The Marketing Plan. It offers an overview of marketing strategies, a review of traditional and digital media; how to create a marketing budget and measure results. 

    Who this class is for: This course is for entrepreneurs who plan to launch their business and want to learn the basic principles of marketing in today’s world.

    Fee:$20

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/MarketingPlanNov13


     


     

  • New!!Maximize Your Google Business Presence without a Budget Tools
    Nov 14, 2019, 10:00 AM to Nov 14, 2019, 2:00 PM
    Location: Hamilton Club, 32 Church Street, Paterson, NJ 07505

    This session covers 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. We’ll show your how to connect with local searchers using Google My Business. This presentation is given by a High Impact Partner with the Grow with Google program.

    Fee: $35

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/MaximizeYourGoogleBusinessPresence


     

  • Are you an Entrepreneur?
    Nov 14, 2019, 11:00 AM to Nov 14, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Location: WPUSBDC, 131 Ellison Street, Paterson, NJ 07505

    Are you ready to start a business? Learn what steps you need to take and what to look out for.  The business startup seminar helps you to know how to discover your personal strengths and weaknesses and to understand your business needs. This seminar provides the entrepreneur with tools, reference materials, and additional sources for information on starting a business.

    Fee:$20

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/AreYouanEntrepreneurNov14


     

  • Programa Federal de Contratos con Pequeñas Empresas Propiedad de Mujeres (WOSB)
    Nov 18, 2019, 11:00 AM to Nov 18, 2019, 12:30 PM
    Location: WPU SBDC 131 Ellison Street Paterson NJ 07505

    Requisitos de elegibilidad, WOSB programa certificación , Auto certificación , Certificación de tercera parte, pasos para participar en el federal WOSB contratación, reservas para este tipo de programa, beneficios, asistencia tecnica de adquisiciones

    Costo: Gratis

    http://bit.ly/ProgramaFederaldeContractosDeMujeres


     

  • Basics to a Business Plan
    Nov 19, 2019, 11:00 AM to Nov 19, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Location: WPU SBDC, 131 Ellison Street, Paterson, NJ 07505

    A business plan is the key tool for all phases of a business from startup to expansion. The components of a business plan are executive summary, cover letter, organization plan, financial and supporting documents which are all necessary for obtaining SBA loans or loans from venture capitalists and angel investors. This seminar entails the preparation of a sound and detailed business plan which is necessary for managing a business more effectively.

    Fee: $20

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/BasicBusinessPlanNov19


     

  • Como Hacer un Plan de Negocios
    Dec 03, 2019, 3:00 PM to Dec 03, 2019, 4:00 PM
    Location: WPU SBDC, 131 Ellison Street, Paterson, NJ 07505

    Este seminario te ayudara a desarrollar un plan de trabajo para presentarlo a posibles inversionistas o prestadores. Los topicos de esta clase incluyen: mercadeo, finanzas, diseño de organizacion; resumen ejecutivo, programas de prestamos de la SBA, y como solicitar para prestamos de negocios. Este entrenamiento en bien informativo y se impartira en español. Proveerá a los asistentes conocimientos de como hacer estudios de investigacion en todas las areas de los negocios.

    Costo: $20

    http://bit.ly/PlandeNegociosDec3


     

  • New!!Create your Business Model Canvas (2Hrs)
    Dec 05, 2019, 10:00 AM to Dec 05, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Location: Hamilton Club, 32 Church Street, Paterson, NJ 07505

    This session covers 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. We’ll show your how to connect with local searchers using Google My Business. This presentation is given by a High Impact Partner with the Grow with Google program.

    Fee: $35

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/CreateYourBizModelCanvas


     

  • Programa 8(a) de Desarrollo Empresarial
    Dec 09, 2019, 11:00 AM to Dec 09, 2019, 12:30 PM
    Location: WPU SBDC

    eservas para las pequeñas empresas, tipo de certifi-cacion, requisitos y objetivos, elegibilidad para la desventaja social , elegibilidad para la desventaja econó-mica, elegibilidad del propietario, control de elegibilidad, criterios adicionales de elegibilidad. ****Es re-querido que la empresa tenga mas de dos años en servicio para participar en este programa.

     Costo: Gratis

    http://bit.ly/Programa8adeDesarrolloEmpresarial


     

  • Strategic Marketing Planning
    Dec 11, 2019, 11:00 AM to Dec 11, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Location: WPUSBDC, 131 Ellison Street, Paterson, NJ 07505

    In this course you will learn how to produce the most important mapping tool for your business: The Marketing Plan. It offers an overview of marketing strategies, a review of traditional and digital media; how to create a marketing budget and measure results. 

    Who this class is for: This course is for entrepreneurs who plan to launch their business and want to learn the basic principles of marketing in today’s world.

    Fee: $20

    To register please click on link http://bit.ly/MarketingPlanningDec11