Red – Collin SBDC Classes
Blue – Collin College Continuing Education Classes
Green – Dallas SCORE Classes
The paperwork to start a nonprofit organization in Texas may seem overwhelming….
We can make it easy and clear for you!
Join us for an instructor interactive, guided step-by-step, hands-on, DIY workshop.
We will mentor you on the “what” and the “how” and get you to complete all the necessary forms to be ready to file by the end of the day, if you choose to do so.
*You must bring your own computer/laptop to complete and fill out all the necessary electronic paperwork. NOTE: Smartphones are not able to access this paperwork.
**NO WALK-INS ACCEPTED! WALK-INS WILL BE TURNED AWAY!
By the end of this session you will have learned:
- How to incorporate in the State of Texas (a step-by-step process)
- How to complete the application for 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization through the Internal Revenue Service – IRS Form 1023-EZ
- How to STAY incorporated and remain a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization
IRS Small Business Tax Workshop
Do you know your tax responsibilities as a small business owner?
This workshop is designed as an awareness seminar to inform business owners of their tax obligations. Tax information for each of the small business structures is provided along with a review of independent contractors versus employees, and an introduction to tax forms required from a small business.
Presented by Henry Harris, CPA
of Altland and Harris Financial Group, Inc.
works and wants to prove their skills to the world. This course is designed to help prepare
you for the Intuit QuickBooks Certified User Exam from Certiport. In this class we will
review what we’ve learned from the Beginner to Advanced classes and prepare for the
Tighten Up Your PITCH and IMPROVEYour Close Ratio!!
BY ATTENDING the SCORE Dallas WORKSHOP…..
171207 How to Create More Leads and Close More Deals
We will explain the importance for all businesses, in particular small/midsize businesses, to have two compelling and non-salesy sales message to capture and hold the interest of your prospects. You will also learn the secrets of how to use LinkedIn as a content marketing vehicle that will convert targeted new contacts into purchase ready leads.
Strategic, and specific grant writing helps align the identified needs of a nonprofit (and its clients) with funding sources, whether foundations, government agencies, corporations or individuals.
This workshop offers a guide to the technical details of grant writing, an increasingly crucial method for raising money to fund projects and programs for nonprofits and other organizations.
The workshop explores the relationship of grant writing to an organization’s strategy for fundraising which is critical to running the business aspects of the nonprofit organization. It also outlines the stages of grant writing and highlinghts grant writing practices.
LAPTOPS ARE ENCOURAGED!
171025 How to Write an Effective Business Plan (FREE)
The Dallas SCORE chapter is presenting a workshop on writing business plans. Come join us as we take you through the 8 sections of the business plan and what you have to do in order to complete them.
n order to evaluate your business success, acquire money from lending institutions, and inform interested parties about your business you MUST have a business plan.
A well defined Business Plan includes:
- Executive Summary
- Business Description & Vision
- Definition of Market/Customer Base
- Products & Services
- Organization, Management & Daily Operations
- Employee Job Descriptions & Training
- Marketing & Sales Strategy
- Financial management
How to Start a Small Business
It’s back to basics! If you want to start a business but don’t know where to begin, then this class is for you. This class will address many of the questions you should ask yourself before beginning the process of starting a new business.
Why start a small business?
• What are your goals?
• What are your strengths?
• What are your values?
• How do you work?
The workshop will also cover the process of starting a business:
Starting a business
• How to analyze feasibility of your idea
• How to prepare business plan
• Selecting legal form
• Sources of capital
• Business licenses and permits
• Sources of information