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Apr 30, 2015
9:00am - 12:30pm PDT
Seattle, WA
How Good Is My Business Idea? Start-up and Launch Your Business Faster and Smarter
Launching a new business and getting ready to lead a successful company can be overwhelming and confusing. Most founders and aspiring entrepreneurs are unfamiliar with how to create realistic...
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May 6, 2015
8:00am - 4:00pm PDT
Seattle, WA
Starting a New Business
Position yourself for success with expert advice. Generate cash faster and avoid common pitfalls -- Start with the right legal, insurance and accounting knowledge. Learn how to finance your product...
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May 13, 2015
8:00am - 4:00pm PDT
Seattle, WA
Building a Business Plan
The flagship workshop is coordinated by Jerry Zyskowski.  Over the last 20 years, Jerry has helped numerous businesses get started and/or improve their current business operations.  Learn...
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May 14, 2015
9:00am - 10:00am PDT
Seattle, WA
Navigating Federal Business Taxes
What you need to know to start and sustain your company without being so focused on your tax return. In this class you will learn the types of entity structures and their tax effects, important...
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May 14, 2015
10:30am - 11:30am PDT
Seattle, WA
Licensing & Registration - What You Need to Know
Once you've chosen your business entity (limited liability company, corporation, sole proprietor, etc.), then it's time to register and license your business. Hear what steps you need to...
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May 14, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm PDT
Seattle, WA
How to Get Money for Your Business
Learn about the SBA loan programs and gain insight from industry lenders and what they are looking for. Topics covered include: SBA loan process, eligibility, what you can use the funds for, the 5...
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May 14, 2015
1:30pm - 2:30pm PDT
Seattle, WA
DIY Market Research
Whatever stage your business is at, it’s vital to stay ahead of the competition. Information is key to success, but can be expensive or time-consuming, if you don’t know where to look....
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May 15, 2015
9:30am - 11:30am PDT
Seattle, WA
Franchising: How to Find Your Way to Self-Employment Through Franchising
This two hour seminar will be given by Jeff Levy, the 2009 Coach of the Year of The Entrepreneurs Source.  He is an author, lecturer and coach, For more info on the instructors background...
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May 21, 2015
9:00am - 11:00am PDT
Seattle, WA
How to Buy or Sell a Business
There are many pitfalls in both buying or selling a small business. Accordingly, you should seek professional assistance in doing either. Although our Chapter offers this workshop on "...
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May 21, 2015
12:00pm - 3:30pm PDT
Seattle, WA
The Business of Selling
Everyone likes to buy, but nobody likes to be sold.  So how do you create an environment where you get the chance to communicate your value proposition, and not sound like a “...
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