seminar schedule

2:30 pm Seminars

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TAXES AND THE SMALL BUSINESS OWNER
Mike Cvitkovic, Internal Revenue Service
PPT Presentation | Handout
Also at 8:30 am

BUILD & MARKET YOUR SERVICE BUSINESS – SELL THE INTANGIBLE
Audrey Godwin, The Godwin Group
Handout
Also at 10:00 am

RETAIL SALES TAXES AND MY BUSINESS
Learn when Washington State sales tax needs to be collected and how to compute the correct amounts.
Maureen O'Connell, WA State Dept. of Revenue Taxpayer Services
PPT Presentation

DIY (DO IT YOURSELF) WEBSITE
Need a website, but don't know where to begin? Before you hire designers, coders, your niece or nephew—learn how to get a site built without the need for much technical expertise. Find out about inexpensive builder tools that make your site easy to update as you grow your business.
Robbin Block, Blockbeta Marketing
PPT Presentation | Handout

AUTOMATE YOUR BUSINESS TOOLBOX
Valuable tips and tools to run your small business with the speed and efficiency of a big business. Become more profitable by simplifying your bookkeeping, customer management, and time and expense tracking.
Beth Damis, Bookkeeping by Beth
PPT Presentation

DIY MARKET RESEARCH
Information is key to success but can be expensive or time-consuming, if you don't know where to look. Find out how to easily navigate U.S. Census data to help you make informed decisions in your business planning, marketing, site location and market analysis. Whatever stage your business is at, it's vital to stay ahead of the competition.
Jay Lyman, Seattle Public Library
PPT Presentation | Handout

ACCELERATE YOUR GROWTH USING THE ICEBERG ANALOGY
Your potential clients are like an iceberg. An iceberg is 20% above water and 80% below water. To get below the waterline, you need to enhance one key skill – ask better questions. Learn how the right questions will help differentiate you in the marketplace and significantly accelerate your growth.
John Marshall, Results Driven Business Training Program
PPT Presentation | Handout

DEMYSTIFYING BUSINESS INSURANCE
Knowing the type of insurance you need for your business can be confusing. Learn why you need insurance, the different types available, and common myths. Q&A session.
Chante Owens, Mosaic Insurance Alliance, LLC

PPT Presentation | Handout


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8:30 am 10:00 am 11:30 am 1:00 pm

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