Events/Workshops

  
  
    
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
Thursday, July 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
Tuesday, August 08, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, 5 sessions ending Tuesday, August 22
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. 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 2017
Speaker: Dennis Tilley or Doug Lincoln
Fee: $ 150.00
Thursday, August 17, 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, September 21, 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, October 17, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, 5 sessions ending Tuesday, October 31
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. 17, 19, 24, 26, 31, 2017
Speaker: Dennis Tilley or Doug Lincoln
Fee: $ 150.00
Thursday, October 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, November 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

Business Fundamentals

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, 1 sessions ending Friday, February 17
NxLeveL for Existing Businesses also referred to as the “Entrepreneur Course” is a 12 session, 36 hour course designed for entrepreneurs who want to expand an existing business and need the skills to make it grow. It’s been proven that the entrepreneur who plans is the entrepreneur who succeeds. For this reason, participants develop a comprehensive business plan during the course to act as the road map for future growth. Overview of program: 1/11 Introduction, Overview & Entrepreneurship - Guest Speaker: TBA 1/13 Planning & Research: Entrepreneurial Essentials - Guest Speaker: Bryan Matsuoka, Director SBDC 1/18 Organizational Matters: Management & Legal Structure - Guest Speaker: TBA 1/20 Marketing Behind the Scenes: Analysis & Understanding - Guest Speaker on Research: TBA 1/23 Marketing on Stage: Strategies, Tactics & Implementation - Guest Speaker on Marketing: TBA 1/27 Financial Overview: Books, Records & Controls - Guest Speaker: TBA 1/30 Managing Your Money: Financial Planning, Budgets & Assumptions - Guest Speaker: TBA 2/3 Managing Your Money: Understanding & Using Your Financial Statements - Guest Speaker: TBA 2/8 Managing Your Money: Developing & Using Cash Flow Projections - Guest Speaker: TBA 2/10 Financing Your Business: Alternative Sources of Money - Guest Speaker: TBA 2/13 Green Business/Dealmaking Process: Negotiating in the Real World - Guest Speaker: TBA 2/17 Your Business Future: Managing Growth & Plan Completion - Guest Speaker: TBA Fee is $425 per business - additional business associates related to the original business may attend for $50 each. If you will need an additional set of books beyond the first set of books will cost $100 for each additional member. Class will be held in CSI's Evergreen Bldg Room C93 (Computer lab at the end of the SIDC Hallway)
Speaker: Bryan J. Matsuoka, Director Idaho SBDC Region IV and various guest speakers with expertise in areas of banking, accounting, insurance, research and more.
Fee: $ 425.00

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