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  • 2 Days Left

    Oct
    24
    Durant, OK

    Do It Yourself Video Marketing

    In this hands-on session you’ll learn to create your own video marketing for your business.  You’ll learn about the volume of video being consumed online as well as essential tips and tools for producing and editing your own …

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    Add to Calendar 2018-10-249:00 am 2018-10-2412:00 pm America/Chicago Do It Yourself Video Marketing In this hands-on session you’ll learn to create your own video marketing for your business.  You’ll learn about the volume of video being consumed online as well as essential tips and tools for producing and editing your own videos.  Other topics to be covered include: -  Video topic ideas and how to generate content so we move beyond the pitfall of hard selling and learn to keep the audience involved -  Where to use your videos, from social media to YouTube to your website -  Participants will have the opportunity to record their own “trial run” video to get experience and feedback! There will be plenty of time for Q&A with the instructor and hands-on practice! Presenter: Stephen Koranda, CDME, CTA, is a 20-plus year marketing professional. Koranda is Principal and Sr. Consultant for Back To You Marketing, a marketing agency and tourism consultancy firm based in Norman, Oklahoma, that counsels small businesses on their marketing initiatives to grow their business. Koranda speaks regularly on marketing, sales, social media, email marketing, and customer service. Koranda is the Authorized Local Expert for Constant Contact, the email service provider and marketing toolkit. Partners: Durant Area Chamber of Commerce, Durant Main Street, OSU Extension, Choctaw Nation, Imagine Durant and REI Women’s Business Center Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s, SBA 7j, and PRIME programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant or Cassidy Gilmore, PRIME Coordinator at P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823.<strong>You will be redirected to PayPal to pay for registration. <em><span style="color: red;">Fee is non-refundable. </span></em>If you cannot attend, your registration may be able to be transferred to another workshop. </strong> 2912 Enterprise Blvd.
    Durant, OK
    74701
    USA

  • 2 Days Left

    Oct
    24
    Tulsa, Ok

    Comprehensive QuickBooks Desktop

    QuickBooks software is perfect for small businesses that manage their own inventory, sales and other business transactions. Participants in this hands-on workshop will learn how to examine accounts, enter and pay vendors, record d…

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    Add to Calendar 2018-10-248:30 am 2018-10-244:00 pm America/Chicago Comprehensive QuickBooks Desktop QuickBooks software is perfect for small businesses that manage their own inventory, sales and other business transactions. Participants in this hands-on workshop will learn how to examine accounts, enter and pay vendors, record deposits, reconcile bank statements, perform payroll, customized reports and other business accounting functions. You will enter the information on the computer using practice sets and will have the opportunity to ask questions and receive guidance on how and why. QuickBooks Pro 2017 version will be used for the training. Laptops will be provided. Attendees will received a coupon for a discount when ordering software from Intuit. Presenter is Certified Quickbooks Pro Advisor Meredith Engle – The Bean Counter! Space is limited!  Register early! <strong>You will be redirected to PayPal to pay for registration. <em><span style="color: red;">Fee is non-refundable. </span></em>If you cannot attend, your registration may be able to be transferred to another workshop. </strong> Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s, SBA 7j, and PRIME programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant or Cassidy Gilmore, PRIME Coordinator at P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823. 7615 East 63rd Place, Suite 201
    Tulsa, Ok
    74133

  • 3 Days Left

    Oct
    25
    Durant, OK

    Business Tax Workshop

    The Business Tax Workshops offered by the Oklahoma Tax Commission are designed to meet the needs of all business owners, from new to seasoned business, who need to brush up on the latest tax changes. These workshops are o…

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    Add to Calendar 2018-10-259:00 am 10-25-201811:30 am America/Chicago Business Tax Workshop The Business Tax Workshops offered by the Oklahoma Tax Commission are designed to meet the needs of all business owners, from new to seasoned business, who need to brush up on the latest tax changes. These workshops are offered free of charge. For a new business or an individual thinking about setting up a business in Oklahoma, the workshop offers information on formation types, business structures, a step-by-step guide to business registration, bookkeeping techniques and a line-by-line explanation of the primary business tax forms.  You will learn the keys to sales tax registration and collection, along with helpful tips on rate tables, reporting formats and exemptions. For an existing business, participants will learn the steps to filling out the various business tax forms and which forms and tax laws have changed based on the latest legislative decisions. Presenter: Dewey Brandon, OK Tax Commission Workshop Co-Sponsors: Durant Area Chamber of Commerce, Durant Main Street, OSU Extension, Choctaw Nation, Imagine Durant, and REI Women's Business Center. Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s, and PRIME programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant or Cassidy Gilmore, PRIME Coordinator at P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823. 2912 Enterprise Blvd.
    Durant, OK
    74701
    USA

  • 3 Days Left

    Oct
    25
    Enid, OK

    Enid Women in Business: Negotiating 1.1

    Join us for 2018 Enid Women in Business Quarterly Series.   These events provide an opportunity to learn, promote leadership, gain exposure, and cultivate profitable business connections.  This series is the perfect place for w…

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    Add to Calendar 2018-10-2511:30 am 2018-10-251:00 pm America/Chicago Enid Women in Business: Negotiating 1.1 Join us for 2018 Enid Women in Business Quarterly Series.   These events provide an opportunity to learn, promote leadership, gain exposure, and cultivate profitable business connections.  This series is the perfect place for women to come together to listen and support other women in business. This quarter's event: Negotiating 1.1 Enid Women in Business Negotiating 1.1 Printable Flyer Jody Harris shares 5 steps to make women better negotiators.  In the time you spend with her, she will give you real life techniques of how to negotiate a loan, business transactions, your home life, and even your relationship with your kids.  Jody wants every women to be successful negotiators through their life's journey, so they can put their time and energy into the things that matter to them. Speaker: Jody Harris.  Jody is the CEO And Founder of Jody Harris, Inc. and inventor of the awarding ZippedMe and YukBGone to solve everyday problems.  Her desire and passion of giving women a voice led her to launch her publishing company, Symphony Publishing. <strong>You will be redirected to PayPal to pay for registration. <em><span style="color: red;">Fee is non-refundable. </span></em>If you cannot attend, your registration may be able to be transferred to another workshop. </strong> Partners include: Autry Technology Center, James W. Streate Center for Business Development , Enid Regional Development Alliance, Northern Oklahoma College, Main Street Enid, SBA, and REI Women's Business Center. Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s, and PRIME programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant or Cassidy Gilmore, PRIME Coordinator at P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823.   1201 W. Willow
    Enid, OK
    73703

  • 10 Days Left

    Nov
    1
    Oklahoma City, OK

    OKC Women's Business Breakfast

    The Oklahoma City Women's Business Breakfast has become a popular local networking event.  This opportunity enables you to connect with countless potential customers, build your network of business contacts, and it is a great opp…

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    Add to Calendar 2018-11-018:15 am 2018-11-0110:00 am America/Chicago OKC Women\'s Business Breakfast The Oklahoma City Women's Business Breakfast has become a popular local networking event.  This opportunity enables you to connect with countless potential customers, build your network of business contacts, and it is a great opportunity to showcase your business!  Bring your business cards and join us for this exclusive networking meeting for women business owners, professionals and small business resource partners. The Business Breakfast meets the first Thursday morning of every month. Breakfast sponsorships are available. Contact Jennifer Edwards at 800-658-2823 or jedwards@reiok.org. Free parking is available at Kamp’s and additional parking is available on 9th Street. Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis.  Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance.  Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823. 10 Northeast 10th Street
    Oklahoma City, OK
    73104

  • 15 Days Left

    Nov
    6
    Tahlequah, OK

    Do It Yourself Video Marketing

    If you’re not saying it online, are you really saying it?  In this hands-on session you’ll learn to create your own video marketing for your business.  You’ll learn about the volume of video being consumed online as well a…

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    Add to Calendar 2018-11-069:00 am 2018-11-0612:00 pm America/Chicago Do It Yourself Video Marketing If you’re not saying it online, are you really saying it?  In this hands-on session you’ll learn to create your own video marketing for your business.  You’ll learn about the volume of video being consumed online as well as essential tips and tools for producing and editing your own videos.  Other topics to be covered include: -  Video topic ideas and how to generate content so we move beyond the pitfall of hard selling and learn to keep the audience involved -  Where to use your videos, from social media to YouTube to your website -  Participants will have the opportunity to record their own “trial run” video to get experience and feedback! There will be plenty of time for Q&A with the instructor and hands-on practice! Presenter: Stephen Koranda, CDME, CTA, is a 20-plus year marketing professional. Koranda is Principal and Sr. Consultant for Back To You Marketing, a marketing agency and tourism consultancy firm based in Norman, Oklahoma, that counsels small businesses on their marketing initiatives to grow their business. Koranda speaks regularly on marketing, sales, social media, email marketing, and customer service. Koranda is the Authorized Local Expert for Constant Contact, the email service provider and marketing toolkit. Partners include: Indian Captial Technology Center and REI Women's Business Center. <strong>You will be redirected to PayPal to pay for registration. <em><span style="color: red;">Fee is non-refundable. </span></em>If you cannot attend, your registration may be able to be transferred to another workshop. </strong> Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s, SBA 7j, and PRIME programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant or Cassidy Gilmore, PRIME Coordinator at P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823. 240 Vo-Tech Drive
    Tahlequah, OK
    74464

  • 18 Days Left

    Nov
    9
    Muskogee, OK

    ExtraBold Sales Training

    Are you concerned about looking too pushy in sales? Most people are. Do you struggle to ask for referrals from clients? That's common. Do you dislike calling yourself a sales person? Many people do. Learn to promote your products …

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    Add to Calendar 2018-11-099:00 am 2018-11-0912:00 pm America/Chicago ExtraBold Sales Training Are you concerned about looking too pushy in sales? Most people are. Do you struggle to ask for referrals from clients? That's common. Do you dislike calling yourself a sales person? Many people do. Learn to promote your products and services with less apprehension and greater effectiveness by attending the ExtraBold Sales Workshop. The ExtraBold System by Catherine Brown (www.initialcall.com) uses social science research and an interactive format to help you understanding how to increase your revenue-generating activities, with immediate "take aways" so you close more business this week. The event presenter will be Catherine Brown.  She founded Initial Call in 2002. As the firm's president, she manages all aspects of its sales consulting practice. Before starting Initial Call, Catherine was with Cambridge Technology Partners holding positions in marketing, sales and recruiting.  She is certified by the Behavioral Sciences Research Press to identify and interpret Sales Call Reluctance® in individuals. Catherine is a regular speaker for entrepreneur forums, helping business owners to have confidence in their abilities to sell regularly and with success. ExtraBold Sales Training usually costs $350 per person, but thanks to sponsorships this workshop is FREE.  Attendees must register below. Partners: i2E, Muscogee (Creek) Nation, and REI Women's Business Center. Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s, SBA 7j, and PRIME programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant or Cassidy Gilmore, PRIME Coordinator at P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823.   Room C
    Muskogee, OK
    74401

  • 22 Days Left

    Nov
    13
    Muskogee, OK

    Unique Cases Before the IRS

    Join us as we analyze some of the most unique returns and disputes an accountant has represented before the IRS and Oklahoma Tax Commission.  You will learn if that deduction you claimed is legal and what the IRS looks for.  Lea…

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    Add to Calendar 2018-11-139:00 am 2018-11-1312:00 pm America/Chicago Unique Cases Before the IRS Join us as we analyze some of the most unique returns and disputes an accountant has represented before the IRS and Oklahoma Tax Commission.  You will learn if that deduction you claimed is legal and what the IRS looks for.  Learn tips how not to receive that dreaded letter from the IRS or Oklahoma Tax Commission. Anna Raney, Business Development Manager of Polston Tax Resolution and Accounting is passionate about helping small businesses and women succeed.  She is a graduate of the SALLT and Light Leadership Program Class 12, and award recipient of the NextGen 30 Under 30 Award, the Cottings Award for Character, and The Rising Star Award.  She will share her experiences and will educate on best practices as related to the IRS and the Oklahoma Tax Commission. The cost of the workshop is $20 and attendees are encouraged to register at reiwbc.org. Partners: Indian Capital Technology Center, Polston Tax Resolution and Accounting, REI Women's Business Center. <strong>You will be redirected to PayPal to pay for registration. <em><span style="color: red;">Fee is non-refundable. </span></em>If you cannot attend, your registration may be able to be transferred to another workshop. </strong> Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s, SBA 7j, and PRIME programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant or Cassidy Gilmore, PRIME Coordinator at P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823. 2403 N 41st Street East
    Muskogee, OK
    74403

  • 23 Days Left

    Nov
    14
    Durant, OK

    Anti-Fraud Workshop: 10 Ways to Reduce Your Risk

    Fraud Awareness Week is November 11-17. Small businesses are often targets of fraud, losses are generally substantially higher, and the duration until discovery is much longer. Each year businesses lose an estimated 5% of their an…

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    Add to Calendar 2018-11-1411:30 am 2018-11-141:00 pm America/Chicago Anti-Fraud Workshop: 10 Ways to Reduce Your Risk Fraud Awareness Week is November 11-17. Small businesses are often targets of fraud, losses are generally substantially higher, and the duration until discovery is much longer. Each year businesses lose an estimated 5% of their annual revenue due to fraud. Oftentimes, the result is closure of the business. There are some basic steps you can take immediately to lessen your vulnerability to fraud. Scammers often combine new technology with old tricks to get people to send money or give out personal information. The objective of this workshop is to discuss 10 easy things you can do to reduce your risk. We will talk about technology, employee, and wire fraud as well as current threats affecting businesses today. Speakers:  Speakers: Alli Townsend, Fraud Supervisor, First United; Autumn Thurman, Certified Fraud Examiner Partners: Durant Area Chamber of Commerce, Durant Main Street, OSU Extension, Choctaw Nation, Imagine Durant and REI Women’s Business Center <strong>You will be redirected to PayPal to pay for registration. <em><span style="color: red;">Fee is non-refundable. </span></em>If you cannot attend, your registration may be able to be transferred to another workshop. </strong> Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s, SBA 7j, and PRIME programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant or Cassidy Gilmore, PRIME Coordinator at P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823.     2912 Enterprise Blvd.
    Durant, OK
    74701
    USA

  • 24 Days Left

    Nov
    15
    Durant, OK

    Business Tax Workshop

    The Business Tax Workshops offered by the Oklahoma Tax Commission are designed to meet the needs of all business owners, from new to seasoned business, who need to brush up on the latest tax changes. These workshops are o…

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    Add to Calendar 2018-11-159:00 am 2018-11-1511:30 am America/Chicago Business Tax Workshop The Business Tax Workshops offered by the Oklahoma Tax Commission are designed to meet the needs of all business owners, from new to seasoned business, who need to brush up on the latest tax changes. These workshops are offered free of charge. For a new business or an individual thinking about setting up a business in Oklahoma, the workshop offers information on formation types, business structures, a step-by-step guide to business registration, bookkeeping techniques and a line-by-line explanation of the primary business tax forms.  You will learn the keys to sales tax registration and collection, along with helpful tips on rate tables, reporting formats and exemptions. For an existing business, participants will learn the steps to filling out the various business tax forms and which forms and tax laws have changed based on the latest legislative decisions. Presenter: Dewey Brandon, OK Tax Commission Workshop Co-Sponsors: Durant Area Chamber of Commerce, Durant Main Street, OSU Extension, Choctaw Nation, Imagine Durant, and REI Women's Business Center. Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s, and PRIME programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant or Cassidy Gilmore, PRIME Coordinator at P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823. 2912 Enterprise Blvd.
    Durant, OK
    74701
    USA

  • 24 Days Left

    Nov
    15
    Oklahoma City, OK

    Business Basics - Starting & Running Your Own Business

    Want to start your own business?  The Francis Tuttle Launch Pad, REI Women’s Business Center, OK Small Business Development Center and SCORE are offering this workshop to help you decide if starting a business is right for you …

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    Add to Calendar 2018-11-158:30 am 2018-11-1512:30 pm America/Chicago Business Basics - Starting & Running Your Own Business Want to start your own business?  The Francis Tuttle Launch Pad, REI Women’s Business Center, OK Small Business Development Center and SCORE are offering this workshop to help you decide if starting a business is right for you and, if so, how to go about it.  Existing small business owners could benefit from several of the topics in this workshop as well. Topics include what questions to ask before starting a business, how to analyze and decide which business structure to use, how to register the business in Oklahoma, how to develop a simple but meaningful business plan, how to understand basic business financials and finally, where to find financing.  Additionally, available federal, state and local resources to assist you will be discussed. Speakers: Francis Tuttle, SCORE, OKSBDC, and REI Women's Business Center. Partners: Francis Tuttle Launch Pad, SCORE, OKSBDC, and REI Women's Business Center. <strong>You will be redirected to PayPal to pay for registration. <em><span style="color: red;">Fee is non-refundable. </span></em>If you cannot attend, your registration may be able to be transferred to another workshop. </strong> Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s, and PRIME programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant or Cassidy Gilmore, PRIME Coordinator at P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823.   7301 West Reno Ave
    Oklahoma City, OK
    73127

  • 24 Days Left

    Nov
    15
    Stilwell, OK

    20 Questions to Ask Before Starting a Business

    Have you ever thought of starting your own business but not sure where to start?  20 Questions to Ask Before Staring your Business will help outline key questions that you should ask yourself before jumping in. Leslie Browand …

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    Add to Calendar 2018-11-159:00 am 2018-11-1512:00 pm America/Chicago 20 Questions to Ask Before Starting a Business Have you ever thought of starting your own business but not sure where to start?  20 Questions to Ask Before Staring your Business will help outline key questions that you should ask yourself before jumping in. Leslie Browand with the REI Women’s Business Center will present the 20 Questions established by the Small Business Administration that a person should ask themselves before starting a business venture. The cost of the workshop is $20 and attendees are encouraged to register at reiwbc.org. Partners Include: Indian Capital Technology Center and REI Women's Business Center. <strong>You will be redirected to PayPal to pay for registration. <em><span style="color: red;">Fee is non-refundable. </span></em>If you cannot attend, your registration may be able to be transferred to another workshop. </strong> Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s, SBA 7j, and PRIME programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant or Cassidy Gilmore, PRIME Coordinator at P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823   HWY 59 and Maryetta Rd.
    Stilwell, OK
    74960

  • 45 Days Left

    Dec
    6
    Oklahoma City, OK

    OKC Women's Business Breakfast

    The Oklahoma City Women's Business Breakfast has become a popular local networking event.  This opportunity enables you to connect with countless potential customers, build your network of business contacts, and it is a great opp…

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    Add to Calendar 2018-12-068:15 am 2018-12-0610:00 am America/Chicago OKC Women\'s Business Breakfast The Oklahoma City Women's Business Breakfast has become a popular local networking event.  This opportunity enables you to connect with countless potential customers, build your network of business contacts, and it is a great opportunity to showcase your business!  Bring your business cards and join us for this exclusive networking meeting for women business owners, professionals and small business resource partners. The Business Breakfast meets the first Thursday morning of every month. Breakfast sponsorships are available. Contact Jennifer Edwards at 800-658-2823 or jedwards@reiok.org. Free parking is available at Kamp’s and additional parking is available on 9th Street. Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis.  Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance.  Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823. 10 Northeast 10th Street
    Oklahoma City, OK
    73104

  • 45 Days Left

    Dec
    6
    Tulsa, OK

    Tulsa Women's Business Lunch

    The Tulsa Women’s Business Breakfast is a bimonthly event to help business owners and entrepreneurs meet one another, learn from community leaders and become more informed about Tulsa’s business ecosystem. It’s a great way t…

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    Add to Calendar 2018-12-0611:30 am 2018-12-0612:30 pm America/Chicago Tulsa Women\'s Business Lunch The Tulsa Women’s Business Breakfast is a bimonthly event to help business owners and entrepreneurs meet one another, learn from community leaders and become more informed about Tulsa’s business ecosystem. It’s a great way to network and learn about the many resources Tulsa has to offer. Bring Your business Cards and join us for this networking meeting for women business owners, professionals, and small business resource partners.
    • Market your business through interactive discussions and activities.
    • Learn from other women entrepreneurs and women in business.
    • Discover the latest in resource services for women entrepreneurs.
    Admission is free, but registration is required. Please select here to register. Coffee and Breakfast sponsorship are available.
    36 East Cameron Street
    Tulsa, OK
    74103

  • 45 Days Left

    Dec
    6
    Sallisaw, OK

    20 Questions to Ask Before Starting a Business

    Have you ever thought of starting your own business but not sure where to start?  20 Questions to Ask Before Staring your Business will help outline key questions that you should ask yourself before jumping in. Leslie Browand …

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    Add to Calendar 2018-12-69:00 am 2018-12-612:00 pm America/Chicago 20 Questions to Ask Before Starting a Business Have you ever thought of starting your own business but not sure where to start?  20 Questions to Ask Before Staring your Business will help outline key questions that you should ask yourself before jumping in. Leslie Browand with the REI Women’s Business Center will present the 20 Questions established by the Small Business Administration that a person should ask themselves before starting a business venture. The cost of the workshop is $20 and attendees are encouraged to register at reiwbc.org. Partners Include: Indian Capital Technology Center and REI Women's Business Center. <strong>You will be redirected to PayPal to pay for registration. <em><span style="color: red;">Fee is non-refundable. </span></em>If you cannot attend, your registration may be able to be transferred to another workshop. </strong> Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s, SBA 7j, and PRIME programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant or Cassidy Gilmore, PRIME Coordinator at P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823   401 Houser
    Sallisaw, OK
    74955

  • 51 Days Left

    Dec
    12
    Durant, OK

    Make It Happen - Goal Setting Workshop

    Who is ready to make the most of 2019? Let’s set your GPS for success by setting realistic goals for 2019. In this workshop, you will create an action plan with steps and times lines. You will identify barriers and solutions and…

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    Add to Calendar 2018-12-1211:30 am 2018-12-121:00 pm America/Chicago Make It Happen - Goal Setting Workshop Who is ready to make the most of 2019? Let’s set your GPS for success by setting realistic goals for 2019. In this workshop, you will create an action plan with steps and times lines. You will identify barriers and solutions and choose a way to celebrate your success. Come prepared with a goal in mind ready to use the forms and worksheets provided, in order to program your GPS for success. Speaker: Mary Rosson, President of High Noon Toastmasters.  In 2000, with Mary's Safety Degree and 10 years’ experience, she started a safety consulting and training business; adding leadership classes and workshops.  She has certifications to facilitate workshops, teach OSHA classes and present seminars from:  The University of Arlington TX, 360 Solutions, Achieve Global, Fred Pryor Seminars and has attended and coached a Dale Carnegie course.  She has been an active member of Toastmaster International for 20 years and has achieved its highest level of speaking credentials "Distinguished Toastmaster."  Currently she is the President of the High Noon Toastmasters club that meets in Sherman, TX.  And this is just a thumbnail picture of Mary Rosson. The cost of the workshop is $15 and attendees are encourage to register at reiwbc.org. <strong>You will be redirected to PayPal to pay for registration. <em><span style="color: red;">Fee is non-refundable. </span></em>If you cannot attend, your registration may be able to be transferred to another workshop. </strong> Partners: Durant Area Chamber of Commerce, Durant Main Street, OSU Extension, Choctaw Nation, Imagine Durant and REI Women’s Business Center Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s, SBA 7j, and PRIME programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant or Cassidy Gilmore, PRIME Coordinator at P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823. 2912 Enterprise Blvd.
    Durant, OK
    74701
    USA

  • 52 Days Left

    Dec
    13
    Durant, OK

    Business Tax Workshop

    The Business Tax Workshops offered by the Oklahoma Tax Commission are designed to meet the needs of all business owners, from new to seasoned business, who need to brush up on the latest tax changes. These workshops are o…

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    Add to Calendar 2018-12-139:00 am 2018-12-1311:30 am America/Chicago Business Tax Workshop The Business Tax Workshops offered by the Oklahoma Tax Commission are designed to meet the needs of all business owners, from new to seasoned business, who need to brush up on the latest tax changes. These workshops are offered free of charge. For a new business or an individual thinking about setting up a business in Oklahoma, the workshop offers information on formation types, business structures, a step-by-step guide to business registration, bookkeeping techniques and a line-by-line explanation of the primary business tax forms.  You will learn the keys to sales tax registration and collection, along with helpful tips on rate tables, reporting formats and exemptions. For an existing business, participants will learn the steps to filling out the various business tax forms and which forms and tax laws have changed based on the latest legislative decisions. Presenter: Dewey Brandon, OK Tax Commission Workshop Co-Sponsors: Durant Area Chamber of Commerce, Durant Main Street, OSU Extension, Choctaw Nation, Imagine Durant, and REI Women's Business Center. Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s, and PRIME programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant or Cassidy Gilmore, PRIME Coordinator at P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823. 2912 Enterprise Blvd.
    Durant, OK
    74701
    USA

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    27
    Altus, OK

    Comprehensive QuickBooks Desktop

    Attendees at this intensive, hands-on training will learn how QuickBooks can benefit their business.  Topics to be covered include: Examining Chart of Accounts Writing Checks and Recording Deposits …

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    Add to Calendar 2019-02-278:30 am 2019-02-274:00 pm America/Chicago Comprehensive QuickBooks Desktop Attendees at this intensive, hands-on training will learn how QuickBooks can benefit their business.  Topics to be covered include:
    • Examining Chart of Accounts
    • Writing Checks and Recording Deposits
    • Reconciling Bank Statements
    • Entering and Paying Vendor Bills
    • Invoicing Customers and Receiving Payments
    • Creating and Understanding Basic Financial Statements and Balance Sheets
    • Tracking Sales Tax
    • Customizing Reports
    • Entering and Reconciling Credit Card Charges
    • Utilizing Sub-Accounts
    Participants will enter information on the computer using practice sets and have the opportunity to ask questions and receive guidance on “how and why”.  QuickBooks® Pro 2018 desktop version is used for the training. Presenter:  MJ Brienen, QuickBooks Pro Advisor MJ Brienen is a seasoned professional focused on helping businesses in many stages of development to set-up, maintain, or fix their QuickBooks systems.  She works to help uncover the secrets to QuickBooks® and how the program can be used most effectively by businesses.  Brienen has a background in banking, sales, project management, and working with websites. Partners include: Southewst Technology Center and REI Women's Business Center. <strong>You will be redirected to PayPal to pay for registration. <em><span style="color: red;">Fee is non-refundable. </span></em>If you cannot attend, your registration may be able to be transferred to another workshop. </strong> Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, WBC’s, SBA 7j, and PRIME programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Lori Smith, WBC Assistant or Cassidy Gilmore, PRIME Coordinator at P.O. Box 1335, Durant, OK 74702 or call 800-658-2823.
    711 West Tamarack Road
    Altus, OK
    73521