Red – Collin SBDC Classes
Blue – Collin College Continuing Education Classes
Green – Dallas SCORE Classes
Legal Aspects of Running a Business
Wondering whether you should have employees or independent contractors? How much and how often should you pay your employees?
How do you protect your business assets? This class will address:
• Hiring and Firing Practices
• Independent Contractor v. Employee
• Paying Employees – Salaried v. Hourly
• Confidentiality and Non-Competes
• Employee Handbooks
• Policies on Technology Use
Prestented by Terry Traveland of Traveland Law.
Terry Traveland has been practicing law since 1994 as an experienced corporate, mergers & acquisitions and securities law attorney. She provides advice to entrepreneurs on a broad range of issues including, business formation and planning, employment law, protection of intellectual property, purchases and sales of businesses, commercial transactions and contracts, loans and leases, and non-profit corporations.
The Dallas SCORE chapter is presenting a workshop for people who would like to start a consulting buisness on their own. Listen to SCORE Mentors who have done this on their own and can help you with all the details of setting up a consulting business right.
We”ll talk about:
- In the beginning….
- Consulting in general
- Having your own practice
- Getting Started
- Key strategic elements
- Major considerations
- Management tips
- Behind-the-scenes operations
- Some fundamental issues
Come join us for this interactive workshop where you can connect with an on-going mentor to assist you through the development of your own business.
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
Government Contracting Orientation
This is an orientation to government contracting at the federal, state and local level. Our trainers help remove the intimidation factor, confusion and complexity and show you how to succeed in government contracting. Orientation topics include:
Government Bid Process
Determining Right Point of Entry
Benefits of Minority Certification
Covers all government entities from city to federal
Individualized follow-up counseling is available to attendees at no charge
Presented by Chuck Waldrop of the Government Contracting SBDC.
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