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Employee Management
Employee Management

Employee Management

  17 September, 2019 at 09:00 - 12:00 on Lane Community College, 101 West 10th Ave, Rm 316, Eugene, OR, United States

Designed for small business owners or managers in larger organization who want to improve their skills and interactions with their employees. Employee Management will help you find and hire the best employees, increase employee effectiveness, and improve employee relations. It includes peer-to-peer learning and one-on-one coaching. Includes: 9.5 class sessions and 15-plus hours of coaching […]

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Small Business Management (SBM) Program Year 1–Foundations
Small Business Management (SBM) Program Year 1–Foundations

Small Business Management (SBM) Program Year 1–Foundations

  24 September, 2019 at 17:30 - 20:30 on Lane Community College, 101 West 10th Ave, Rm 316, Eugene, OR, United States

SBM is a unique combination of classroom learning, one-on-one coaching, and networking with one goal: making you and your business more successful. Create solid marketing ideas and a plan of action to improve sales and grow your business. Build knowledge and gain necessary skills to examine and understand business financials. Focus on core operations to […]

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SHRM CP/SCP Test Prep
SHRM CP/SCP Test Prep

SHRM CP/SCP Test Prep

  30 September, 2019 at 14:00 - 17:00 on Lane Community College 4000 E 30th Ave, Bldg 2, Rm 211, Eugene, Oregon, United States

Designed to prepare participants for success on the CP® or SCP® exams and provide them with a comprehensive review of the entire body of HR knowledge, using the SHRM Learning System® materials and access to the SHRM Learning System® website. The next SHRM CP/SCP test window is Dec 1, 2019 – Feb 15, 2020. Thirty-six […]

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Ready, Set, Start Your Business
Ready, Set, Start Your Business

Ready, Set, Start Your Business

  01 October, 2019 at 17:30 - 19:30 on Lane Community College, 101 W 10th Ave, Rm 312, Eugene, Oregon, United States

Decide if running a business is right for you. Learn how to evaluate a business idea and understand essential topics including the importance of market analysis, how to create a business plan to analyze your idea, and financial projections. CRN 23281 Note – If, after clicking the button above, your cart comes up empty, click […]

Ticket Start From USD$19

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Your Business Plan Accelerator (BPA)
Your Business Plan Accelerator (BPA)

Your Business Plan Accelerator (BPA)

  02 October, 2019 at 15:00 - 17:30 on Lane Community College, 101 W 10th Ave, Rm 220 & Rm 312, Eugene, Oregon, United States

“If you don’t know where you’re going, you’ll end up somewhere else.” Yogi Berra wasn’t talking about business planning, but he could have been. Attendees will put ideas into words, forecast sales and expenses, identify a target market, and learn to use the plan to manage forward. Meet for five-sessions, and attend one-on-one advising sessions […]

Ticket Start From USD$185

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‘Best Fit’ Social Media Strategy (Florence)
‘Best Fit’ Social Media Strategy (Florence)

‘Best Fit’ Social Media Strategy (Florence)

  03 October, 2019 at 18:00 - 20:00 on Lane Community College Florence Learning Center, 3149 Oak St, Rm 130, Florence, Oregon, United States

Which Social Media channel is going to help your business the most? Social Media has changed the business marketing landscape. It has changed how you get, keep, and grow customers; how you engage with the outside world; and how you communicate the character of your business. Join us as we explore the most common and […]

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Find the Money to Fund Your Business
Find the Money to Fund Your Business

Find the Money to Fund Your Business

  09 October, 2019 at 18:00 - 20:00 on Lane Community College, 101 West 10th Ave, Rm 312, Eugene, OR, United States

Lack of adequate funding is the number one reason small businesses fail. Understand financing options, including bank loans, government guaranteed loans, and state, regional and local loan programs. Discuss how to select a loan program based on your business type and needs. Learn about the importance of loan terms and how to evaluate whether your […]

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Build Your Own Website
Build Your Own Website

Build Your Own Website

  10 October, 2019 at 18:30 - 20:30 on Lane Community College, 101 W 10th Ave, Rm 430, Eugene, Oregon, United States

Understand how to build a small business website using Wix Websites. Learn the basics of content creation, file formation, search engine optimization to help customers find you, and techniques to promote small businesses online. Ideal for business owners with minimal existing investment in a Web page. This class takes place one night per week for […]

Ticket Start From USD$99

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Master Instagram Marketing and Ads
Master Instagram Marketing and Ads

Master Instagram Marketing and Ads

  10 October, 2019 at 18:00 - 20:00 on Lane Community College, 101 West 10th Ave, Rm 312, Eugene, OR, United States

Participants will learn to use Instagram stories for a business page, create a marketing game plan, attract the right followers, convert followers into business leads, create ads, learn about Instagram tools for analytics, and how to schedule posts ideal for business owners looking to grow their business and convert more customers. Note – If, after […]

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Clarity and Action: Introduction to GrowthWheel®
Clarity and Action: Introduction to GrowthWheel®

Clarity and Action: Introduction to GrowthWheel®

  10 October, 2019 at 15:00 - 18:00 on Lane Community College, 101 West 10th Ave, Rm 316, Eugene, OR, United States

Running a business is a huge job. Not only are you responsible for delivering your product or service, but countless other pressures and pitfalls are constantly grasping for your attention. Introducing GrowthWheel®, a revolutionary tool that simplifies business oversight and fosters continuous improvement. You will identify strengths and opportunities, build a plan of action, and […]

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Introduction to Selling Handmade, Vintage, or Craft Supplies on Etsy
Introduction to Selling Handmade, Vintage, or Craft Supplies on Etsy

Introduction to Selling Handmade, Vintage, or Craft Supplies on Etsy

  14 October, 2019 at 18:00 - 20:00 on Lane Community College, 101 W 10th Ave Rm 312, Eugene, Oregon, United States

If your business offers goods in art, photography, clothing, jewelry, food, bath and beauty, quilts, knick-knacks, and toys, consider Etsy®. Learn the basics of setting up a virtual shop and how to create a successful listing. Etsy® can supplement an existing Web page, or serve as a business’ sole Web shopping portal. Attendees should be […]

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Starting a Restaurant
Starting a Restaurant

Starting a Restaurant

  15 October, 2019 at 17:00 - 19:00 on Lane Community College, 101 West 10th Ave, Rm 316, Eugene, OR, United States

Having great technical skills does not mean you know how to start and operate a restaurant successfully. You will identify: your options, business plan, business structures, type of restaurant to create, where to locate, financing, legal, design and layout, profitable systems and controls, making a profit, and how to make it last. CRN 23345 Note […]

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What Kind of Business Should I Have—LLC or Corp?
What Kind of Business Should I Have—LLC or Corp?

What Kind of Business Should I Have—LLC or Corp?

  16 October, 2019 at 18:00 - 20:00 on Lane Community College, 101 W 10th Ave, Rm 312, Eugene, Oregon, United States

What box to check on the Secretary of State’s business registration form may seem inconsequential, but the legal structure of a business impacts personal liability, taxes, and how a business operates. Not fully understanding the rationale behind the choice of business structure can lead to costly mistakes. Review different business structure options and next steps […]

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Getting Started with Facebook
Getting Started with Facebook

Getting Started with Facebook

  21 October, 2019 at 18:00 - 20:00 on Lane Community College, 101 W 10th Ave, Rm 312, Eugene, Oregon, United States

Discover how Facebook can help business owners establish an online presence without having to host a Web page. Learn how to find customers and share information about specials, events, or announcements. Create your Facebook business page, make a cover photo, and learn how to review analytics to gauge success. Designed for novice Facebook users who […]

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Business Evaluation and Suitability Test (B.E.S.T)
Business Evaluation and Suitability Test (B.E.S.T)

Business Evaluation and Suitability Test (B.E.S.T)

  22 October, 2019 at 12:00 - 13:30 on Lane Community College, 101 West 10th Ave, Rm 312, Eugene, OR, United States

Business owners wear a lot of hats: business development, managing employees, and managing operations. Access a proprietary personality assessment, the B.E.S.T., to discover what types of businesses and positions “BEST” align with your unique personality and values. Build your ideal business model and gain access to a comprehensive report to review insights and application of […]

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