Training and Events Calendar 2018-02-01T13:44:49+00:00

Training and Events Calendar

Feb 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
What can you expect to learn?   Navigating through QuickBooks online Account and Settings Chart of Accounts Define types of accounts Add/edit accounts Account numbers Vendors & Customers Products & Services Entering and editing transactions Account and Item details Reports and Customizing reports Bank feeds and Reconciliation This class targets businesses that have some experience[...]
Feb 27 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
This 3-hour fast-paced training course will help you develop an actionable social media plan that protects your business and shows you how to track your return on investment. Course includes: Three-month social media strategy Weekly social media marketing routine Social media etiquette and guidelines businesses need to be aware of How to audit your company’s[...]
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
What can you expect to learn? Hands on workshop to learn advanced topics about QuickBooks (Desktop version). The following will be covered: Customizing sales receipts & invoices Adding custom fields Customizing & memorizing reports Memorizing transactions Exporting to Excel Tracking quantities Reconciling accounts And much more! This class targets businesses that have experience using QuickBooks. Learn[...]
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This class will meet on February 28, March 7, March 14, March 21, March 28, March 30 (farm tour), April 4, April 7 (farm tour), April 11 and April 18. Attendance at all sessions is strongly encouraged. Grow your farm 2018 is to train and support beginning farmers and others who want to evaluate and[...]
It’s All About the Benjamins is designed for business owners, managers, accountants, bankers and consultants who need to know how to turn financial statements into useful management tools. During this course, you will learn to identify key business information that is captured on the income statement and balance sheet. You will learn to calculate several[...]
Take an introductory look at how to win Small Business Initiative Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer Research (STTR) grants from federal programs that provide research and development funds for small businesses. Learn how to find grants, how to apply, and the best strategies to gain funding for a growing technology business. The highly[...]
This introductory 3-hour seminar is an overview of the critical first steps associated with winning government contracts. The Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center (MO PTAC) hosts a monthly seminar on how to get started in the government contracting arena including federal, state and local government registrations and certifications. The seminar will also cover MO PTAC[...]
Mar 8 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Learn about what investors need to know and want to see before making an investment in a start-up. Presented by Michele Weigand, Managing Partner of Focused Perspective with over 27 years of Finance and Business Development experience. Michele was the former Chief Investment Officer for KTEC and managed investments for GE Mortgage and GE Reinsurance.[...]
This course is designed for business owners, managers, accountants, bankers (commercial lenders and their staff) and consultants who have limited knowledge of financial statements and how to use them effectively. In this three-hour session, we’ll show you how to turn financial statements into useful management tools. We’ll take a close look at where cash comes[...]
Mar 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Are you looking for the basics of starting a new business? This three-hour class provides a quick overview of the critical first steps needed to start a business. Participants learn to assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ownership, and the importance of planning, meeting legal and regulatory requirements and identifying sources of[...]
Mar 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This course is for current and future business owners and entrepreneurs who have little or no knowledge of writing a business plan. “The Basics of Writing a Business Plan” is designed for business owners and managers who need to know how to create a business plan for their organization so the plan can be a[...]
This introductory 3-hour seminar is an overview of the critical first steps associated with winning government contracts. The Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center (MO PTAC) hosts a monthly seminar on how to get started in the government contracting arena including federal, state and local government registrations and certifications. The seminar will also cover MO PTAC[...]
Apr 5 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Google's Grow Your Business webinar @ online
UMKC SBTDC and ElevationLAB are excited to invite you to join us online for a webinar led by Google! Paige Cahill a national trainer for Google’s “Get Your Business Online” Program will coach and connect you to Google tools and online marketing best practices to help you grow your business, get found, and succeed online.[...]
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Are you looking for the basics of starting a new business? This three-hour class provides a quick overview of the critical first steps needed to start a business. Participants learn to assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ownership, and the importance of planning, meeting legal and regulatory requirements and identifying sources of[...]
Apr 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This course is for current and future business owners and entrepreneurs who have little or no knowledge of writing a business plan. “The Basics of Writing a Business Plan” is designed for business owners and managers who need to know how to create a business plan for their organization so the plan can be a[...]
Apr 17 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
This session of FastTrac NewVenture includes classes on April 17, 24, May 1, 8 and 15.                                                 Attendance at all five classes is mandatory. In FastTrac® NewVenture™, a program of the Ewing[...]
Take an introductory look at how to win Small Business Initiative Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer Research (STTR) grants from federal programs that provide research and development funds for small businesses. Learn how to find grants, how to apply, and the best strategies to gain funding for a growing technology business. The highly[...]
This introductory 3-hour seminar is an overview of the critical first steps associated with winning government contracts. The Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center (MO PTAC) hosts a monthly seminar on how to get started in the government contracting arena including federal, state and local government registrations and certifications. The seminar will also cover MO PTAC[...]
May 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Are you looking for the basics of starting a new business? This three-hour class provides a quick overview of the critical first steps needed to start a business. Participants learn to assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ownership, and the importance of planning, meeting legal and regulatory requirements and identifying sources of[...]
May 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This course is for current and future business owners and entrepreneurs who have little or no knowledge of writing a business plan. “The Basics of Writing a Business Plan” is designed for business owners and managers who need to know how to create a business plan for their organization so the plan can be a[...]
May 22 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
This 3-hour fast-paced training course will help you develop an actionable social media plan that protects your business and shows you how to track your return on investment. Course includes: Three-month social media strategy Weekly social media marketing routine Social media etiquette and guidelines businesses need to be aware of How to audit your company’s[...]
May 24 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Learn about what investors need to know and want to see before making an investment in a start-up. Presented by Michele Weigand, Managing Partner of Focused Perspective with over 27 years of Finance and Business Development experience. Michele was the former Chief Investment Officer for KTEC and managed investments for GE Mortgage and GE Reinsurance.[...]
It’s All About the Benjamins is designed for business owners, managers, accountants, bankers and consultants who need to know how to turn financial statements into useful management tools. During this course, you will learn to identify key business information that is captured on the income statement and balance sheet. You will learn to calculate several[...]
This course is designed for business owners, managers, accountants, bankers (commercial lenders and their staff) and consultants who have limited knowledge of financial statements and how to use them effectively. In this three-hour session, we’ll show you how to turn financial statements into useful management tools. We’ll take a close look at where cash comes[...]
This introductory 3-hour seminar is an overview of the critical first steps associated with winning government contracts. The Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center (MO PTAC) hosts a monthly seminar on how to get started in the government contracting arena including federal, state and local government registrations and certifications. The seminar will also cover MO PTAC[...]
Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Are you looking for the basics of starting a new business? This three-hour class provides a quick overview of the critical first steps needed to start a business. Participants learn to assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ownership, and the importance of planning, meeting legal and regulatory requirements and identifying sources of[...]
Jun 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This course is for current and future business owners and entrepreneurs who have little or no knowledge of writing a business plan. “The Basics of Writing a Business Plan” is designed for business owners and managers who need to know how to create a business plan for their organization so the plan can be a[...]
This introductory 3-hour seminar is an overview of the critical first steps associated with winning government contracts. The Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center (MO PTAC) hosts a monthly seminar on how to get started in the government contracting arena including federal, state and local government registrations and certifications. The seminar will also cover MO PTAC[...]
Jul 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Are you looking for the basics of starting a new business? This three-hour class provides a quick overview of the critical first steps needed to start a business. Participants learn to assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ownership, and the importance of planning, meeting legal and regulatory requirements and identifying sources of[...]
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This course is for current and future business owners and entrepreneurs who have little or no knowledge of writing a business plan. “The Basics of Writing a Business Plan” is designed for business owners and managers who need to know how to create a business plan for their organization so the plan can be a[...]