Free Workshops
and Events for Small Businesses

Events at Start Small Think Big 

 

Start Small Think Big offers free educational workshops and networking opportunities for small business owners. We work with our partners to provide informative content geared towards small business success.

 

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Mon
Nov
28

Get to Know Start Small Think Big! // ¡Familiarícese con Start Small Think Big!

Thank you for your interest in Start Small Think Big!
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Thank you for your interest in Start Small Think Big!

This is a monthly meeting offered in ENGLISH AND/OR SPANISH where you can meet with someone from our Client Relationship team to understand our scope of services, the client application process, and get any questions answered.

¡Gracias por su interés en Start Small Think Big!

Esta cita mensual en Ingles y Español es una oportunidad para conocer alguien de nuestro equipo de Relaciones del Cliente y recibir información de nuestros servicios y tomar preguntas.

3:30pm ET / 12:30pm PT

 

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Thu
Dec
01

Private Label Distribution or Importing Manufactured Food (Shook Hardy) w/SBM Part 4

Food businesses often rely on contract manufacturers (domestic or foreign) to make their products. This route opens a wide array of options that would otherwise be unavailable....Read more

Food businesses often rely on contract manufacturers (domestic or foreign) to make their products. This route opens a wide array of options that would otherwise be unavailable. This course explores the regulatory requirements and best practices for private label distributing or importing. Part 4 of a 4 part series

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Tue
Dec
06

Ask an Entrepreneur Finance Series: Bookkeeping Experts

THIS EVENT IS PART OF OUR "SMALL BUSINESS SUCCESS SERIES"

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THIS EVENT IS PART OF OUR "SMALL BUSINESS SUCCESS SERIES"

Please join us for the Ask an Entrepreneur Finance Series. This is your chance to ask questions to a panel of small business owners who have mastered their finances and the volunteers that helped them get there!

For our last event our panelists will discuss the road that brought them to becoming experts on their books - from selecting systems and software, to prioritization and scheduling, and what this work has allowed them to understand about their businesses.

4pm ET / 1pm PT

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Thu
Dec
08

What is SEO? And why Should I care?

What is SEO and Why Should I Care? - Learn what SEO is, why it is vital to the success of your business, and get you some takeaways you can act on right away!

3pm ET / 12pm PT

 

Thu
Dec
08

Financing Pitch Deck - Biz Solutions Lower Manhattan

Join our live webinar to learn more about pitching your business to potential investors. We will walk through a basic financing pitch deck (slideshow) you can use for your own pitch or to take content and considerations into your own template....Read more

Join our live webinar to learn more about pitching your business to potential investors. We will walk through a basic financing pitch deck (slideshow) you can use for your own pitch or to take content and considerations into your own template. You will learn about how best to showcase things like competitive advantage, qualitative and quantitative milestones, and the financial projections that show a scalable, growing business that's worth what you're asking for. Presenter will answer audience questions live.

4pm ET / 1pm PT

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Thu
Dec
08

Be Prepared -- What You Need to Know as a Commercial Tenant

Please join Start Small Think Big, the Latino Business Foundation of Silicon Valley, Small Business Majority and the City of San Jose as we discuss how to advocate for a commercial lease that is flexible and allows you to plan for change....Read more

Please join Start Small Think Big, the Latino Business Foundation of Silicon Valley, Small Business Majority and the City of San Jose as we discuss how to advocate for a commercial lease that is flexible and allows you to plan for change. Lawyers from the law firm of Goodwin Procter LLP will discuss the importance of knowing your rights and obligations as a tenant. We will also discuss tips for negotiating what you need in a lease, understanding costs, and knowing when to walk away.

Topics of discussion include:

  • Key terms of a lease 
  • Essential lease issues
  • Conditions of the space
  • Planning for change

6:30pm ET / 3:30pm PT

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Mon
Dec
12

Get to Know Start Small Think Big! // ¡Familiarícese con Start Small Think Big!

Thank you for your interest in Start Small Think Big!
...Read more

Thank you for your interest in Start Small Think Big!

This is a monthly meeting offered in ENGLISH AND/OR SPANISH where you can meet with someone from our Client Relationship team to understand our scope of services, the client application process, and get any questions answered.

¡Gracias por su interés en Start Small Think Big!

Esta cita mensual en Ingles y Español es una oportunidad para conocer alguien de nuestro equipo de Relaciones del Cliente y recibir información de nuestros servicios y tomar preguntas.

3:30pm ET / 12:30pm PT

 

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