Events

Events

Continual skill development is integral for successful entrepreneurs on along their journey. Explore all of the the Institute’s events around the state for prospective and current business owners across any industry in any part of Wisconsin.

COVID-19: Supporting Small Business - Business Strategies and Financial Relief

SBDCApril 2, 2020 | 11 AM | Online

Topic: Disaster Mitigation


UWL SBDC and LADCO OFFER BUSINESS WEBINAR COVID-19: Supporting Small Business - Business Strategies and Financial Relief This webinar is offered on several different days and times. Please register for only one webinar because the content for the webinar is the same. The capacity is limited ...

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Fee: No Cost



COVID-19: Supporting Small Business - Business Strategies and Financial Relief

SBDCApril 3, 2020 | 2 PM | Online

Topic: Disaster Mitigation


UWL SBDC and LADCO OFFER BUSINESS WEBINAR COVID-19: Supporting Small Business - Business Strategies and Financial Relief This webinar is offered on several different days and times. Please register for only one webinar because the content for the webinar is the same. The capacity is limited ...

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Fee: No Cost



COVID-19: Supporting Small Business - Business Strategies and Financial Relief

SBDCApril 6, 2020 | 3 PM | Online

Topic: Disaster Mitigation


UWL SBDC and LADCO OFFER BUSINESS WEBINAR COVID-19: Supporting Small Business - Business Strategies and Financial Relief This webinar is offered on several different days and times. Please register for only one webinar because the content for the webinar is the same. The capacity is limited ...

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Fee: No Cost



COVID-19: Supporting Small Business - Business Strategies and Financial Relief

SBDCApril 7, 2020 | 2 PM | Online

Topic: Disaster Mitigation


UWL SBDC and LADCO OFFER BUSINESS WEBINAR COVID-19: Supporting Small Business - Business Strategies and Financial Relief This webinar is offered on several different days and times. Please register for only one webinar because the content for the webinar is the same. The capacity is limited ...

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Fee: No Cost



COVID-19: Supporting Small Business - Business Strategies and Financial Relief

SBDCApril 8, 2020 | 12 PM | Online

Topic: Disaster Mitigation


UWL SBDC and LADCO OFFER BUSINESS WEBINAR COVID-19: Supporting Small Business - Business Strategies and Financial Relief This webinar is offered on several different days and times. Please register for only one webinar because the content for the webinar is the same. The capacity is limited ...

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Fee: No Cost



COVID-19: Supporting Small Business - Business Strategies and Financial Relief

SBDCApril 9, 2020 | 10 AM | Online

Topic: Disaster Mitigation


UWL SBDC and LADCO OFFER BUSINESS WEBINAR COVID-19: Supporting Small Business - Business Strategies and Financial Relief This webinar is offered on several different days and times. Please register for only one webinar because the content for the webinar is the same. The capacity is limited ...

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Fee: No Cost



First Steps to Business Success

SBDCApril 15, 2020 | 6 PM | Wisconsin SBDC at UW - River Falls, River Falls

Topic: Business Basics


Have a business idea but don't know where to start or what to do next? In this class we will learn the building blocks and important steps to starting a successful business. Get answers to questions like: Will people buy my product/service? What type of business structure is best for me? How...

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Fee: No Cost



BES: Choosing the Right Small Business Accounting Software (Antigo)

SBDCApril 16, 2020 | 8 AM | Online


2020 Business Education Series: Choosing the Right Small Business Accounting Software LIVE-STREAM ONLINE WEBINAR Learn the differences between the various accounting packages as well as differences in versions within each platform. Make accounting software decisions based on the proper fit ...

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Fee: No Cost



UWL Building Your Brand Lab - Website Development Strategies

SBDCApril 20, 2020 | 4 PM | Wisconsin SBDC at UW - La Crosse, La Crosse

Topic: Marketing and Sales


Building Your Brand Lab Are you a small business owner? Do you need help creating or updating a business website? Are you trying to establish your brand or create an online presence. Are you struggling with where to start or what to do next? The Wisconsin Small Business Development Center ("SB...

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Fee: No Cost



BES: Choosing the Right Small Business Accounting Software (Wisconsin Rapids)

SBDCApril 22, 2020 | 8 AM | Online


2020 Business Education Series: Choosing the Right Small Business Accounting Software LIVE STREAM WEBINAR Learn the differences between the various accounting packages as well as differences in versions within each platform. Make accounting software decisions based on the proper fit and use...

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Fee: No Cost



BES: Choosing the Right Small Business Accounting Software (Waupaca)

SBDCApril 23, 2020 | 8 AM | Online


2020 Business Education Series: Choosing the Right Small Business Accounting Software LIVE-STREAM WEBINAR Learn the differences between the various accounting packages as well as differences in versions within each platform. Make accounting software decisions based on the proper fit and use...

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Fee: No Cost



UWL Building Your Brand Lab - Social Media

SBDCApril 27, 2020 | 4 PM | Wisconsin SBDC at UW - La Crosse, La Crosse

Topic: Marketing and Sales


Building Your Brand Lab Are you a small business owner? Do you need help creating or updating a business website? Are you trying to establish your brand or create an online presence. Are you struggling with where to start or what to do next? The Wisconsin Small Business Development Center ("SB...

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Fee: No Cost



BES: Choosing the Right Small Business Accounting Software (Stevens Point)

SBDCMay 5, 2020 | 7 AM | Online


2020 Business Education Series: Choosing the Right Small Business Accounting Software LIVE STREAM WEBINAR Learn the differences between the various accounting packages as well as differences in versions within each platform. Make accounting software decisions based on the proper fit and use...

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Fee: No Cost



QuickBooks Training

SBDCMay 12, 2020 | 9 AM | Wisconsin SBDC at UW-Superior, 108 Erlanson Hall, Superior


QuickBooks is Intuit Inc's set of software solutions designed to manage payroll, inventory, sales and other needs of a small business. The software's features include marketing tools, merchant services, product and supplies and training solutions. In this session, you will learn: - The basi...

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Fee: $99.00



BES: Choosing the Right Small Business Accounting Software (Merrill)

SBDCMay 14, 2020 | 8 AM | Online


2020 Business Education Series: Choosing the Right Small Business Accounting Software LIVE STREAM WEBINAR Learn the differences between the various accounting packages as well as differences in versions within each platform. Make accounting software decisions based on the proper fit and use...

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Fee: No Cost



QuickBooks Essentials

SBDCMay 14, 2020 | 12 PM | Wisconsin SBDC at UW - La Crosse, Wimberly Hall, Room 124, La Crosse, WI

Topic: Business Accounting and Budget


In this program you will learn the basic features of QuickBooks (desktop version). This program is best suited for people who want to start using QuickBooks or have recently started using QuickBooks. Topics include: -Entering transactions -Producing invoices and checks -Setting up vendors, custo...

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Fee: $69.00



QuickBooks Advanced

SBDCMay 21, 2020 | 12 PM | Wisconsin SBDC at UW - La Crosse, Wimberly Hall, Room 124, La Crosse, WI

Topic: Business Accounting and Budget


To get the most out of an accounting software package, you need to customize it for your business. In this half-day session you will learn to customize QuickBooks forms and reports to fit your unique business needs. You will also learn how to enter estimates and produce progress invoices and tra...

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Fee: $69.00



BES: Choosing the Right Small Business Accounting Software (Wausau)

SBDCMay 26, 2020 | 3 PM | UW-Stevens Point at Wausau, Wausau


2020 Business Education Series: Choosing the Right Small Business Accounting Software Learn the differences between the various accounting packages as well as differences in versions within each platform. Make accounting software decisions based on the proper fit and use of products as they...

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Fee: No Cost



BES: Choosing the Right Small Business Accounting Software (Webinar)

SBDCJune 9, 2020 | 8 AM | Online


2020 Business Education Series: Choosing the Right Small Business Accounting Software Learn the differences between the various accounting packages as well as differences in versions within each platform. Make accounting software decisions based on the proper fit and use of products as they...

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Fee: No Cost



First Steps to Business Success

SBDCJune 10, 2020 | 6 PM | Wisconsin SBDC at UW - River Falls, River Falls

Topic: Business Basics


Have a business idea but don't know where to start or what to do next? In this class we will learn the building blocks and important steps to starting a successful business. Get answers to questions like: Will people buy my product/service? What type of business structure is best for me? How...

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Fee: No Cost



First Steps to Starting a Business - Wisconsin Rapids

SBDCJune 10, 2020 | 6 PM | Heart of Wisconsin Chamber, Wisconsin Rapids


Thinking of starting a business but don't know where to begin? Join us for one of our upcoming First Steps to Starting a Business classes. Taught by experienced business owners, the class covers the following topics: - Coming up with your business idea - Prescreening your idea - Market res...

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Fee: No Cost



Lead with Integrity

SBDCJune 11, 2020 | 8 AM | Wisconsin SBDC at UW - La Crosse, Wimberly Hall, Room 124, La Crosse, WI

Topic: Managing Employees


Great leaders are people of integrity and live their lives in accordance with a value system. Great leaders also have a combination of traits that help inspire people to do and be their best. Learn why it is important to gain clarity (your Core Values) on who you are and the positive, affirming...

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Fee: $249.00



CTC Client Recognition Event

CTCJune 11, 2020 | 2 PM | Ward 4 Training Location, Milwaukee


Join CTC, local entrepreneurial support groups and investors at an event celebrating YOU and your success! Hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be served. Please join us for this celebration and networking opportunity.
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Fee: No Cost



First Steps to Starting a Business - Stevens Point

SBDCJuly 8, 2020 | 6 PM | Portage County Business Council, Stevens Point


Thinking of starting a business but don't know where to begin? Join us for one of our upcoming First Steps to Starting a Business classes. Taught by experienced business owners, the class covers the following topics: - Coming up with your business idea - Prescreening your idea - Market res...

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Fee: No Cost



Launch into Leadership

SBDCJuly 10, 2020 | 12 AM | Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison, Room 3260 Grainger Hall, Madison

Topic: Managing Employees


Taking on new supervisory responsibilities is a great opportunity and challenge. Many in supervisory roles have learned either by trial and error or by following what was done by their predecessor. In most cases, this is not a very effective strategy. This one day workshop will get you going in ...

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Fee: $259.00



The Art of Delegation

SBDCJuly 17, 2020 | 12 AM | Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison, Room 3260 Grainger Hall, Madison

Topic: Managing Employees


Effective leaders, managers, supervisors, and project leaders become effective through the energy and results that those on their team bring to their work. This workshop explores strategies for establishing a positive environment that supports the delegation of important work - and then introduc...

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Fee: $149.00



Positive Power Plays:Skills for Conflict & Negotiation

SBDCJuly 24, 2020 | 8 AM | Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison, Room 3260 Grainger Hall, Madison

Topic: Managing Employees


Conflict is often perceived as a negative experience to be avoided at all costs. Yet conflict can lead to a better working relationship and more creative solutions if handled correctly. In this class, you will learn how to turn conflict into collaborations and reach win-win resolutions.
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Fee: $149.00



Leadership Essentials and Coaching

SBDCJuly 31, 2020 | 8 AM | Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison, Room 3260 Grainger Hall, Madison


This class includes the reasons why good leadership is important by providing insight into the aspects of effective leadership, roles and responsibilities of a successful leader. You will learn strategies needed for dealing with change, supervisory styles, and how to utilize mentoring and co...

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Fee: $149.00



BES: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget (Stevens Point)

SBDCAugust 4, 2020 | 7 AM | Portage County Business Council, Stevens Point


2020 Business Education Series: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget Utilize market analysis tools to narrow down on your target market and create customer avatars. Learn how to use the avatars and target market information to use your advertising dollars effectiv...

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Fee: No Cost



First Steps to Starting a Business - Wausau

SBDCAugust 12, 2020 | 6 PM | Entrepreneurial and Education Center, Wausau


Thinking of starting a business but don't know where to begin? Join us for one of our upcoming First Steps to Starting a Business classes. Taught by experienced business owners, the class covers the following topics: - Coming up with your business idea - Prescreening your idea - Market res...

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Fee: No Cost



BES: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget (Merrill)

SBDCAugust 13, 2020 | 8 AM | Merrill Area Chamber of Commerce & Information Center, Merrill


2020 Business Education Series: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget Utilize market analysis tools to narrow down on your target market and create customer avatars. Learn how to use the avatars and target market information to use your advertising dollars effectiv...

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Fee: No Cost



BES: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget (Wisconsin Rapids)

SBDCAugust 19, 2020 | 8 AM | Heart of Wisconsin Chamber, Wisconsin Rapids


2020 Business Education Series: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget Utilize market analysis tools to narrow down on your target market and create customer avatars. Learn how to use the avatars and target market information to use your advertising dollars effectiv...

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Fee: No Cost



First Steps to Business Success

SBDCAugust 19, 2020 | 6 PM | Wisconsin SBDC at UW - River Falls, River Falls

Topic: Business Basics


Have a business idea but don't know where to start or what to do next? In this class we will learn the building blocks and important steps to starting a successful business. Get answers to questions like: Will people buy my product/service? What type of business structure is best for me? How...

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Fee: No Cost



BES: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget (Marshfield)

SBDCAugust 25, 2020 | 8 AM | Marshfield Area Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Marshfield


2020 Business Education Series: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget Utilize market analysis tools to narrow down on your target market and create customer avatars. Learn how to use the avatars and target market information to use your advertising dollars effectiv...

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Fee: No Cost



BES: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget (Webinar)

SBDCSeptember 8, 2020 | 8 AM | Online


2020 Business Education Series: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget Utilize market analysis tools to narrow down on your target market and create customer avatars. Learn how to use the avatars and target market information to use your advertising dollars effectiv...

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Fee: No Cost



First Steps to Starting a Business - Marshfield

SBDCSeptember 9, 2020 | 6 PM | Marshfield Area Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Marshfield


Thinking of starting a business but don't know where to begin? Join us for one of our upcoming First Steps to Starting a Business classes. Taught by experienced business owners, the class covers the following topics: - Coming up with your business idea - Prescreening your idea - Market res...

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Fee: No Cost



BES: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget (Wausau)

SBDCSeptember 15, 2020 | 3 PM | UW-Stevens Point at Wausau, Wausau


2020 Business Education Series: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget Utilize market analysis tools to narrow down on your target market and create customer avatars. Learn how to use the avatars and target market information to use your advertising dollars effectiv...

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Fee: No Cost



BES: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget (Antigo)

SBDCSeptember 17, 2020 | 8 AM | Northcentral Technical College - Antigo Campus, Antigo


2020 Business Education Series: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget Utilize market analysis tools to narrow down on your target market and create customer avatars. Learn how to use the avatars and target market information to use your advertising dollars effectiv...

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Fee: No Cost



BES: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget (Waupaca)

SBDCSeptember 23, 2020 | 8 AM | Waupaca Area Chamber, Waupaca


2020 Business Education Series: How to Understand Your Market and Advertise to Them on a Budget Utilize market analysis tools to narrow down on your target market and create customer avatars. Learn how to use the avatars and target market information to use your advertising dollars effectiv...

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Fee: No Cost



Supervisory Management Two

SBDCSeptember 24, 2020 | 8 AM | Wisconsin SBDC at UW - La Crosse, Wimberly Hall, Room 124, La Crosse, WI

Topic: Managing Employees


Leadership development resumes in four key areas (1) orienting people to your work unit, (2) understanding communication behaviors, (3) managing time, and (4) delegation. We build on the skills learned in the first seminar and focus on maintaining a productive work group.
Speaker: Scott Dick...

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Fee: $489.00