Events/Workshops

  
  
    
Thursday, August 04, 2016 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Join in a forum discussion regarding students entering into the workforce and how the Idaho Small Business Development Center (ISBDC) can work with K-12 and Career and Technical Education. Initial information will be an UPDATE of the coaching and consulting services provided by the Idaho SBDC as well as the short-term training's being offered. Visit and tour of two of the Idaho SBDC success stories to get the client’s perspective and make connects for possible student immersion. Possible discussion topics include: - How may we collaborate on student success? - What enrichment activities need in order to be achievable and effective? - Best practices with or without the Idaho SBDC - What other service providers do we need? - Where do we go from here?
Speaker: Bryan Matsuoka - Regional Director
Tuesday, August 09, 2016 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, 5 sessions ending Tuesday, August 23
QuickBooks Pro 2016. Beginning through Intermediate Combo Course for Business. This course takes you from setting up a company to the details of payroll using QuickBooks Pro 2016. Learn how to use the program then how to make it the most valuable tool in your business toolkit. The course will be 5 sessions long. Doug Lincoln & Dennis Tilley of Tilley & Lincoln CPA's are our trainers. Please contact them with any course questions at 208.733.5811 or doug@tilleylincoln.com or dennis@tilleylincoln.com Fee for this course is $150 for 15 hours of classroom training spanning 5 evenings. Dates: Aug 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 2016
Speaker: Dennis Tilley or Doug Lincoln
Fee: $ 150.00
Thursday, August 18, 2016 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Do you want to start a business, but don’t know where to begin? Do you know what a business plan is and how important it is to your future business success? Do you have lots of questions & need some answers? Then this concentrated 2 hour “start-up business seminar” is for you! The topics & Information you’ll receive will include: - The 'Basics' of Business Regulations (what you need to know BEFORE you open your doors) - The importance of "preparedness" (Your Business Plan) - Your Personal Business "Survival Kit" This seminar is $30 for pre-registration and $40 for day of class registration. Please register early. If you will not be able to attend, please call and cancel your seat as we have a waiting list for this class. Location is in the CSI Evergreen Bldg - SIDC Hall Room C93.
Speaker: SBDC Staff
Fee: $ 30.00
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, 2 sessions ending Wednesday, September 14
CHALLENGE: Consider the price an organization pays when only half the people show initiative, fewer than half feel they can be candid about tough issues, and only a third possess individual work goals, plan their time, or contemplate how to improve their performance. Let's face it. Individual strengths and personal effort drive effective organizations. Unfortunately, with common distractions, conflicting priorities, unclear objectives, poor communication, and lack of trust, it's easy to burn out and lose focus. SOLUTION: Based on the proven principles found in Dr. Stephen R. Covey's best-selling business book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People® Signature Edition 4.0 is training that helps your organization achieve sustained superior results by focusing on making individuals and leaders more effective. Participants gain hands-on experience, applying timeless principles that yield greater productivity, improved communication, strengthened relationships, increased influence, and laser-like focus on critical priorities. The course also includes over 30 award-winning videos. ABOUT THE COURSE: In The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People Signature Edition 4.0, participants learn how to: take initiative, balance key priorities, improve interpersonal communication, leverage creative collaboration, and apply principles for achieving a balanced life. Participants not only learn, but also use processes and tools to live and apply the 7 Habits. LENGTH OF TRAINING: Two-day course WHERE: This course will be offered in Twin Falls on the CSI Campus. OUR TRAINER: Bryan Matsuoka is a Certified FranklinCovey 7 Habits of Highly Effective People facilitator and brings a wealth of personal knowledge and experience as he has personally used FranklinCovey's business & personal management system for many years. PRICE: $495
Fee: $ 495.00
Thursday, September 15, 2016 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Do you want to start a business, but don’t know where to begin? Do you know what a business plan is and how important it is to your future business success? Do you have lots of questions & need some answers? Then this concentrated 2 hour “start-up business seminar” is for you! The topics & Information you’ll receive will include: - The 'Basics' of Business Regulations (what you need to know BEFORE you open your doors) - The importance of "preparedness" (Your Business Plan) - Your Personal Business "Survival Kit" This seminar is $30 for pre-registration and $40 for day of class registration. Please register early. If you will not be able to attend, please call and cancel your seat as we have a waiting list for this class. Location is in the CSI Evergreen Bldg - SIDC Hall Room C93.
Speaker: SBDC Staff
Fee: $ 30.00
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, 5 sessions ending Tuesday, October 25
QuickBooks Pro 2016 Beginning through Intermediate Combo Course for Business. This course takes you from setting up a company to the details of payroll using QuickBooks Pro 2016. Learn how to use the program then how to make it the most valuable tool in your business toolkit. The course will be 5 sessions long. Doug Lincoln & Dennis Tilley of Tilley & Lincoln CPA's are our trainers. Please contact them with any course questions at 208.733.5811 or doug@tilleylincoln.com or dennis@tilleylincoln.com Fee for this course is $150 for 15 hours of classroom training spanning 5 evenings. Dates: Oct 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 2016
Speaker: Dennis Tilley or Doug Lincoln
Fee: $ 150.00
Thursday, October 20, 2016 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Do you want to start a business, but don’t know where to begin? Do you know what a business plan is and how important it is to your future business success? Do you have lots of questions & need some answers? Then this concentrated 2 hour “start-up business seminar” is for you! The topics & Information you’ll receive will include: - The 'Basics' of Business Regulations (what you need to know BEFORE you open your doors) - The importance of "preparedness" (Your Business Plan) - Your Personal Business "Survival Kit" This seminar is $30 for pre-registration and $40 for day of class registration. Please register early. If you will not be able to attend, please call and cancel your seat as we have a waiting list for this class. Location is in the CSI Evergreen Bldg - SIDC Hall Room C93.
Speaker: SBDC Staff
Fee: $ 30.00
Thursday, November 17, 2016 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Do you want to start a business, but don’t know where to begin? Do you know what a business plan is and how important it is to your future business success? Do you have lots of questions & need some answers? Then this concentrated 2 hour “start-up business seminar” is for you! The topics & Information you’ll receive will include: - The 'Basics' of Business Regulations (what you need to know BEFORE you open your doors) - The importance of "preparedness" (Your Business Plan) - Your Personal Business "Survival Kit" This seminar is $30 for pre-registration and $40 for day of class registration. Please register early. If you will not be able to attend, please call and cancel your seat as we have a waiting list for this class. Location is in the CSI Evergreen Bldg - SIDC Hall Room C93.
Speaker: SBDC Staff
Fee: $ 30.00
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, 5 sessions ending Tuesday, December 27
QuickBooks Pro 2016 Beginning through Intermediate Combo Course for Business. This course takes you from setting up a company to the details of payroll using QuickBooks Pro 2016. Learn how to use the program then how to make it the most valuable tool in your business toolkit. The course will be 5 sessions long. Doug Lincoln & Dennis Tilley of Tilley & Lincoln CPA's are our trainers. Please contact them with any course questions at 208.733.5811 or doug@tilleylincoln.com or dennis@tilleylincoln.com Fee for this course is $150 for 15 hours of classroom training spanning 5 evenings. Dates: Dec 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 2016
Speaker: Dennis Tilley or Doug Lincoln
Fee: $ 150.00
Thursday, December 15, 2016 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Do you want to start a business, but don’t know where to begin? Do you know what a business plan is and how important it is to your future business success? Do you have lots of questions & need some answers? Then this concentrated 2 hour “start-up business seminar” is for you! The topics & Information you’ll receive will include: - The 'Basics' of Business Regulations (what you need to know BEFORE you open your doors) - The importance of "preparedness" (Your Business Plan) - Your Personal Business "Survival Kit" This seminar is $30 for pre-registration and $40 for day of class registration. Please register early. If you will not be able to attend, please call and cancel your seat as we have a waiting list for this class. Location is in the CSI Evergreen Bldg - SIDC Hall Room C93.
Speaker: SBDC Staff
Fee: $ 30.00
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, 5 sessions ending Tuesday, January 24
QuickBooks Pro 2016 Beginning through Intermediate Combo Course for Business. This course takes you from setting up a company to the details of payroll using QuickBooks Pro 2016. Learn how to use the program then how to make it the most valuable tool in your business toolkit. The course will be 5 sessions long. Doug Lincoln & Dennis Tilley of Tilley & Lincoln CPA's are our trainers. Please contact them with any course questions at 208.733.5811 or doug@tilleylincoln.com or dennis@tilleylincoln.com Fee for this course is $150 for 15 hours of classroom training spanning 5 evenings. Dates: Jan. 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 2017
Speaker: Dennis Tilley or Doug Lincoln
Fee: $ 150.00
Thursday, January 19, 2017 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Do you want to start a business, but don’t know where to begin? Do you know what a business plan is and how important it is to your future business success? Do you have lots of questions & need some answers? Then this concentrated 2 hour “start-up business seminar” is for you! The topics & Information you’ll receive will include: - The 'Basics' of Business Regulations (what you need to know BEFORE you open your doors) - The importance of "preparedness" (Your Business Plan) - Your Personal Business "Survival Kit" This seminar is $30 for pre-registration and $40 for day of class registration. Please register early. If you will not be able to attend, please call and cancel your seat as we have a waiting list for this class. Location is in the CSI Evergreen Bldg - SIDC Hall Room C93.
Speaker: SBDC Staff
Fee: $ 30.00
Thursday, February 16, 2017 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Do you want to start a business, but don’t know where to begin? Do you know what a business plan is and how important it is to your future business success? Do you have lots of questions & need some answers? Then this concentrated 2 hour “start-up business seminar” is for you! The topics & Information you’ll receive will include: - The 'Basics' of Business Regulations (what you need to know BEFORE you open your doors) - The importance of "preparedness" (Your Business Plan) - Your Personal Business "Survival Kit" This seminar is $30 for pre-registration and $40 for day of class registration. Please register early. If you will not be able to attend, please call and cancel your seat as we have a waiting list for this class. Location is in the CSI Evergreen Bldg - SIDC Hall Room C93.
Speaker: SBDC Staff
Fee: $ 30.00
Tuesday, March 07, 2017 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, 3 sessions ending Thursday, March 09
CHALLENGE: Consider the price an organization pays when only half the people show initiative, fewer than half feel they can be candid about tough issues, and only a third possess individual work goals, plan their time, or contemplate how to improve their performance. Let's face it. Individual strengths and personal effort drive effective organizations. Unfortunately, with common distractions, conflicting priorities, unclear objectives, poor communication, and lack of trust, it's easy to burn out and lose focus. SOLUTION: Based on the proven principles found in Dr. Stephen R. Covey's best-selling business book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People® Signature Edition 4.0 is training that helps your organization achieve sustained superior results by focusing on making individuals and leaders more effective. Participants gain hands-on experience, applying timeless principles that yield greater productivity, improved communication, strengthened relationships, increased influence, and laser-like focus on critical priorities. The course also includes over 30 award-winning videos. ABOUT THE COURSE: In The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People Signature Edition 4.0, participants learn how to: take initiative, balance key priorities, improve interpersonal communication, leverage creative collaboration, and apply principles for achieving a balanced life. Participants not only learn, but also use processes and tools to live and apply the 7 Habits. LENGTH OF TRAINING: Two-day course WHERE: This course will be offered in Twin Falls on the CSI Campus. OUR TRAINER: Bryan Matsuoka is a Certified FranklinCovey 7 Habits of Highly Effective People facilitator and brings a wealth of personal knowledge and experience as he has personally used FranklinCovey's business & personal management system for many years. PRICE: $495
Fee: $ 495.00
Thursday, March 16, 2017 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Do you want to start a business, but don’t know where to begin? Do you know what a business plan is and how important it is to your future business success? Do you have lots of questions & need some answers? Then this concentrated 2 hour “start-up business seminar” is for you! The topics & Information you’ll receive will include: - The 'Basics' of Business Regulations (what you need to know BEFORE you open your doors) - The importance of "preparedness" (Your Business Plan) - Your Personal Business "Survival Kit" This seminar is $30 for pre-registration and $40 for day of class registration. Please register early. If you will not be able to attend, please call and cancel your seat as we have a waiting list for this class. Location is in the CSI Evergreen Bldg - SIDC Hall Room C93.
Speaker: SBDC Staff
Fee: $ 30.00
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, 5 sessions ending Tuesday, May 02
QuickBooks Pro 2016 Beginning through Intermediate Combo Course for Business. This course takes you from setting up a company to the details of payroll using QuickBooks Pro 2016. Learn how to use the program then how to make it the most valuable tool in your business toolkit. The course will be 5 sessions long. Doug Lincoln & Dennis Tilley of Tilley & Lincoln CPA's are our trainers. Please contact them with any course questions at 208.733.5811 or doug@tilleylincoln.com or dennis@tilleylincoln.com Fee for this course is $150 for 15 hours of classroom training spanning 5 evenings. Dates: April 18, 20, 25, 27 & May 2, 2017
Speaker: Dennis Tilley or Doug Lincoln
Fee: $ 150.00
Thursday, April 20, 2017 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Do you want to start a business, but don’t know where to begin? Do you know what a business plan is and how important it is to your future business success? Do you have lots of questions & need some answers? Then this concentrated 2 hour “start-up business seminar” is for you! The topics & Information you’ll receive will include: - The 'Basics' of Business Regulations (what you need to know BEFORE you open your doors) - The importance of "preparedness" (Your Business Plan) - Your Personal Business "Survival Kit" This seminar is $30 for pre-registration and $40 for day of class registration. Please register early. If you will not be able to attend, please call and cancel your seat as we have a waiting list for this class. Location is in the CSI Evergreen Bldg - SIDC Hall Room C93.
Speaker: SBDC Staff
Fee: $ 30.00
Thursday, May 18, 2017 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Do you want to start a business, but don’t know where to begin? Do you know what a business plan is and how important it is to your future business success? Do you have lots of questions & need some answers? Then this concentrated 2 hour “start-up business seminar” is for you! The topics & Information you’ll receive will include: - The 'Basics' of Business Regulations (what you need to know BEFORE you open your doors) - The importance of "preparedness" (Your Business Plan) - Your Personal Business "Survival Kit" This seminar is $30 for pre-registration and $40 for day of class registration. Please register early. If you will not be able to attend, please call and cancel your seat as we have a waiting list for this class. Location is in the CSI Evergreen Bldg - SIDC Hall Room C93.
Speaker: SBDC Staff
Fee: $ 30.00
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, 5 sessions ending Tuesday, June 27
QuickBooks Pro 2016 Beginning through Intermediate Combo Course for Business. This course takes you from setting up a company to the details of payroll using QuickBooks Pro 2016. Learn how to use the program then how to make it the most valuable tool in your business toolkit. The course will be 5 sessions long. Doug Lincoln & Dennis Tilley of Tilley & Lincoln CPA's are our trainers. Please contact them with any course questions at 208.733.5811 or doug@tilleylincoln.com or dennis@tilleylincoln.com Fee for this course is $150 for 15 hours of classroom training spanning 5 evenings. Dates: Jun 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 2017
Speaker: Dennis Tilley or Doug Lincoln
Fee: $ 150.00
Thursday, June 15, 2017 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Do you want to start a business, but don’t know where to begin? Do you know what a business plan is and how important it is to your future business success? Do you have lots of questions & need some answers? Then this concentrated 2 hour “start-up business seminar” is for you! The topics & Information you’ll receive will include: - The 'Basics' of Business Regulations (what you need to know BEFORE you open your doors) - The importance of "preparedness" (Your Business Plan) - Your Personal Business "Survival Kit" This seminar is $30 for pre-registration and $40 for day of class registration. Please register early. If you will not be able to attend, please call and cancel your seat as we have a waiting list for this class. Location is in the CSI Evergreen Bldg - SIDC Hall Room C93.
Speaker: SBDC Staff
Fee: $ 30.00

Marketing and Sales

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, 3 sessions ending Thursday, April 13
OBJECTIVE -To reinforce the critical role of the manager in the execution process. -To develop a draft of Wildly Important Goals (WIGs), measures, and scoreboards for their teams. -To prepare to sponsor Team Work Sessions for their teams. -Understand the importance of a WIG session. WHAT YOU RECEIVE: -Participant Guidebook -Business Management Strategy Essentials Book -4 Disciplines Pocket Card -Manager Certification Guide -Work Compass Cards -Manager Certification Videos
Speaker: Bryan Matsuoka - Certified 4 Disciplines of Execution Facilitator
Fee: $ 500.00