Events/Workshops

  
  
    

February

Monday, February 27, 2017 8:30 AM to 12:30 AM
Topic: Government Contracting
This free half-day workshop will give you the opportunity to review requirements for doing government contracting, assistance available from PTAC, SBA's role in government contracting, contracting with ITD and the DBE program, and finally you will hear from a federal government contracting officer (to be determined) who will provide details for contracting with their agency.
Speaker: Idaho PTAC and Idaho DOT
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 8:30 AM to 12:30 AM
Topic: Government Contracting
This free half-day workshop will give you the opportunity to review requirements for doing government contracting, assistance available from PTAC, SBA's role in government contracting, contracting with ITD and the DBE program, and finally you will hear from a federal government contracting officer (to be determined) who will provide details for contracting with their agency.
Speaker: Idaho PTAC and Idaho DOT
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Topic: Financing
Learn about reports, score building, rates, terms, fees, lenders, leases, cautions, and considerations when it comes to credit.
Speaker: Barbara Leachman
Fee: $ 10.00

March

Tuesday, March 07, 2017 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Topic: Financing
In this workshop, we will look at keeping score, records, accounting, information for decision making, cash, and taxes.
Speaker: Barbara Leachman
Fee: $ 20.00
Monday, March 13, 2017 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Topic: Managing a Business
When you bring balance of fun and work together life becomes easier, more fun, more fulfilling and abundant! Join me for this uplifting workshop and bring a healthy balance of work and play into your life!! Seating limited! Don't wait!
Speaker: Wendie Kause and Barbara Leachman
Fee: $ 30.00
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Topic: Not Set
Making predictions, research, cash vs. profit, capital needs, breaking even, testing, and feasibility analysis.
Speaker: Barbara Leachman
Fee: $ 20.00
Friday, March 17, 2017 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Topic: Technology
Help your customers find your business, find your website, and/or communicate with you. Considerations for Search Engine Optimization. Get your business on the Google map for free, hands on the computer. Bring your free Gmail address and password. We provide computers, or you can bring your own laptop.
Speaker: Barbara Leachman
Fee: $ 40.00
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Topic: Financing
Learn how to interpret financial statements and ratios to manage efficiency and determine if your business is performing well. What should you consider in raising capital, how will lenders judge the credit request and what are your options?
Speaker: Judy Schumacher
Fee: $ 20.00
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Topic: Managing Employees
Creating job descriptions, interviewing, what not to ask, regulations, improving outcomes, ADA considerations, and how to let them go.
Speaker: Barbara Leachman and Judy Schumacher
Fee: $ 20.00

April

Friday, April 07, 2017 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Topic: Technology
Learn the fundamentals of website language, construction and content, the purpose of your site, titles, messages, tips, and affordable ways to DIY.
Speaker: Barbara Leachman
Fee: $ 25.00
Friday, April 14, 2017 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Topic: Technology
Help your customers find your business, find your website, and/or communicate with you. Considerations for Search Engine Optimization. Get your business on the Google map for free, hands on the computer. Bring your free Gmail address and password. We provide computers, or you can bring your own laptop.
Speaker: Barbara Leachman
Fee: $ 25.00
Friday, April 21, 2017 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Topic: Technology
Bring your content. This is a hands on the computer, get your site built at WIX workshop. We provide computers but you may bring your own laptop. Recommended prerequisite: Website Basics and Content.
Speaker: Barbara Leachman
Fee: $ 25.00

May

Thursday, May 04, 2017 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Topic: Not Set
This class will teach you Quickbooks 2016; a computerized accounting system that helps you record sales, invoice customers, record deposits, enter and track bills, and write checks.
Speaker: Janice Gobbi
Fee: $ 85.00
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Topic: Not Set
This class will teach you QuickBooks 2016; a computerized accounting system that helps you record sales, invoice customers, record deposits, enter and track bills and write checks.
Speaker: Janice Gobbi
Fee: $ 80.00