EVENTS (NEVADA)
MAY 7

Understanding Your Financials

 

Having a basic understanding of financial fundamentals is a must for all entrepreneurs and business owners. This workshop will take the mystery out of the numbers and provide you with the foundational understanding you need and show you how to use information you already have to effectively manage and grow your business.

 

Date:Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Time:5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

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Location: Innevation Center
450 Sinclair Street
Reno, NV 89501

MAY 8

SCORE Presents The Art of Networking to Build Business Relationships

 

Learn the importance & types of networking, where & how to network effectively. Topics include in person & group networking, building a circle of influence, presenting an elevator speech, giving & gettering referrals, identifying power partners. Networking allows for builing relationships. Handouts of the materials will be provided.

 

Date:Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time:5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

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Location: Paseo Verde Library
280 S. Green Valley Parkway
Henderson, NV 89012

MAY 9

Business Basics and SCORE Introduction

 

This free workshop will introduce some of the basic questions you need to answer before venturing into the world of business. In preparation for your first SCORE mentoring appointment, we encourage some upfront thinking so our mentors can provide actionable answers, ideas and guidance during your first appointment.

 

Date:Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time:4:30 PM to 5:30 PM PDT

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Location: Urban Chamber of Commerce BDC Suite 30
1951 Stella Lake Street
Suite 30
Las Vegas, NV 89106

MAY 11

The 9 Secrets to Success Every Business Owner Must Know!

 

Learn the 9 skill sets that when mastered will empower you to create success. Using these 9 skill sets may cause fear, doubt and uncertainty and stop you in your tracks. This seminar, will address the fear issues and provide exercises to help identify the fears holding you back, and provide tools for overpowering those fears.

 

Date:Saturday, May 11, 2019

Time:9:00 AM to 11:30 AM PDT

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Location: Henderson Business Resource Center
112 S. Water Street
Henderson, NV 89015

MAY 13

Project Management Keys to Launching and Growing Your Business Part 1

 

Proven methods to tame your long To Do list, focus your goals and streamline your workload • How to quickly execute your business plan • The difference between a start-up/growth project • Ways to use the triple constraint triangle to keep your efforts balanced • Tools to take your ideas to actions This is a two-part series

 

Date:Monday, May 13, 2019

Time:5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

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Location: Innevation Center
450 Sinclair St.
Reno, NV 89501

MAY 14

FREE Basics of Starting a Business

 

This Workshop will introduce you to the basic issues you will need to address before you venture into the world of business and begin the process of putting the odds of success in your favor. Topics Included: -Critical Success Factors -Evaluating, Testing, and Protecting Your Idea -Legal Structures -Marketing -Finances -Launching

 

Date:Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Time:5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

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Location: Truckee SBDC
10183 Truckee Airport Rd
Truckee, CA 96161

MAY 16

Create a Website with Wordpress

 

How to create a beautiful website using WordPress. Topics covered: how to build a website, picking a template, dashboard walkthrough, create a page and post, widgets and plugins.

 

Date:Thursday, May 16, 2019

Time:5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

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Location: Innevation Center
450 Sinclair St.
Reno, NV 89501

MAY 16

Ask A Lawyer - Drafting a Contract or Lease

 

Presentation focuses on the basics of preparing contracts to protect you and your business. You will learn the essential elements of a contract, what types may be most relevant to your business, how to execute them and more. Following the seminar you will have the opportunity to meet with an attorney or SCORE Las Vegas mentor for a consultation.

 

Date:Thursday, May 16, 2019

Time:5:00 PM to 7:00 PM PDT

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Location: West Charleston Library
6301 W. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89146

MAY 16

Business Basics and SCORE Introduction

 

This free workshop will introduce some of the basic questions you need to answer before venturing into the world of business. In preparation for your first SCORE mentoring appointment, we encourage some upfront thinking so our mentors can provide actionable answers, ideas and guidance during your first appointment.

 

Date:Thursday, May 16, 2019

Time:6:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

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Location: Urban Chamber of Commerce BDC Suite 30
1951 Stella Lake Street
Suite 30
Las Vegas, NV 89106

MAY 18

FREE Basics of Starting a Business

 

This Workshop will introduce you to the basic issues you will need to address before you venture into the world of business and begin the process of putting the odds of success in your favor. Topics Included: -Critical Success Factors -Evaluating, Testing, and Protecting Your Idea -Legal Structures -Marketing -Finances -Launching

 

Date:Saturday, May 18, 2019

Time:9:30 AM to 11:30 AM PDT

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Location: Innevation Center
450 Sinclair Street
Reno, CA 89501

MAY 18

Discover Funding Options for Your Business With Our Expert Panel

 

Funding is complicated because there are different investment sources with varying risk orientation. What are the institutions looking for in terms of business models, personal finances and risk. Different funding experts from public & private institutions will be share an overview of options. Looking for money? We promise answers!

 

Date:Saturday, May 18, 2019

Time:9:00 AM to 11:30 AM PDT

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Location: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
8050 Paradise Road
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89123-1904

MAY 20

Project Management Keys to Launching and Growing a Business Part 2

 

Positive and negative impacts of scheduling dependent tasks • Simple risk assessment and easy risk mitigation tools • Five key processes for every launch/growth project • Key success strategies for your business • Local and online resources This is a two-part series

 

Date:Monday, May 20, 2019

Time:5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

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Location: Innevation Center
450 Sinclair St.
Reno, NV 89501

MAY 22

Employment Law for Small Businesses

 

When running a small business, understanding your various tax choices can be confusing. It is crucial for a small business owner to be able to identify potential tax advantages and traps. This seminar will provide small business owners with the basic information they need to know about maintaining proper tax records and avoiding tax disputes.

 

Date:Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Time:5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

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Location: Innevation Center
450 Sinclair St.
Reno, NV 89501

MAY 22

Employment Law

 

This seminar, by attorneys from Nevada Legal Service, Inc., covers information every business owner should know when hiring their first employees or independent contractors. Our goal is to provide attendees with an overview of employment laws and requirements relevant to small Nevada businesses with 1-10 employees or independent contractors.

 

Date:Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Time:5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

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Location: Innevation Center
450 Sinclair Street
Reno, NV 89501

MAY 23

Branding

 

Branding is one of the most important aspects of any business, large or small, retail or B2B. An effective brand strategy gives you a major edge in increasingly competitive markets. Simply put, it is your promise to your customer and how your client remembers your company.

 

Date:Thursday, May 23, 2019

Time:5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

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Location: Innevation Center
450 Sinclair St.
Reno, NV 89501

MAY 23

Join Us For SCORE Women's Initiative May Networking Breakfast

 

Are you a woman in business interested in addressing common business issues? Please join us as we launch a monthly networking breakfast series. In a dynamic and open forum, you will have the opportunity to share ideas and discuss issues with others. At this month's meeting a panel will discuss the value of certification in growing your business.

 

Date:Thursday, May 23, 2019

Time:8:30 AM to 10:00 AM PDT

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Location: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
8050 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, NV 89123

MAY 23

SCORE Presents How to Market on a Low Budget

 

This workshop provides actionable steps in how to market your business effectively on a low budget. Marketing tips that will help you build relationships that are essential in building your business. Developing a successful marketing plan, effective business cards, relationship marketing, your business image & how to leave a lasting impression.

 

Date:Thursday, May 23, 2019

Time:6:00 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

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Location: Clark County Library
1401 E. Flamingo Rd.
Suite 30
Las Vegas, NV 89119

MAY 30

Publishing an eBook,Print-On-Demand to sell on your website or through Amazon

 

Ever want to publish your own book? You will be shown how to create and publish an eBook and a Print-on-Demand physical book. Platforms such as Amazon will be described. The process to use Amazon's Kindle Direct Publishing platform will be shown in depth. Be a self-publisher and reap the rewards of selling your own books.

 

Date:Thursday, May 30, 2019

Time:5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

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Location: Innevation Center
450 Sinclair St.
Reno, NV 89501