Find one (or more) of our classes to elevate or start a small business

Sep
25
Wed
2019
Thinking of Starting a Business in Idaho? Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Sep 25 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Thinking of Starting a Business in Idaho? Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

This workshop gives an overview of what it takes to be a business owner and will help you perform a feasibility analysis of your business idea. Learn about the new business registration process and regulatory issues, as well as an overview of federal and state tax responsibilities.

Sep
26
Thu
2019
Pricing for Profit Growth @ North Idaho College Small Business Development Center
Sep 26 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Pricing for Profit Growth @ North Idaho College Small Business Development Center
Sustainable profit growth is a key business objective.  Many small business owners are unsure how to price their products and services to achieve sustainable profit growth.  This course will discuss the basic requirements and strategies for effective pricing, the art of increasing prices, the pros and cons of discounting, along with effective pricing management techniques for sustained profit growth.  PREREQUISITES INCLUDE:  A basic understanding of the Profit/Loss or Income statements, or completion of the ISBDC course: Financial Management for Profit. 
Oct
8
Tue
2019
Facebook Marketing for Small Business – Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Oct 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Facebook Marketing for Small Business - Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

Tailored to people just starting out with Facebook for business this workshop will cover how to manage Facebook for personal and business use. For those who are at a beginner to intermediate level with social media. This is also a hands-on workshop. Please bring your web friendly device-laptop (preferred), tablet, cell phone- that you will use to manage your social media channels. Also, bring and ask questions about the challenges you face with social media.

Oct
15
Tue
2019
LinkedIn and Twitter Marketing for Small Business – Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Oct 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
LinkedIn and Twitter Marketing for Small Business - Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

Tailored to people starting out with LinkedIn or Twitter for business this workshop will cover how to manage these sites for personal or business use. A hands-on workshop for those who are at a beginner to intermediate level with social media. Please bring your web friendly device-laptop (preferred), tablet, cell phone – that you will use to manage your social media channels. Also bring and ask questions about the challenges you face with social media.

Oct
22
Tue
2019
Instagram and Pinterest Marketing for Small Business – Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Instagram and Pinterest Marketing for Small Business - Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States
Tailored to people starting out with Instagram or Pinterest for business this workshop will cover how to manage these sites for personal or business use. A hands-on workshop for those who are at a beginner to intermediate level with social media. Please bring your web friendly device-laptop (preferred), tablet, cell phone – that you will use to manage your social media channels. Also, bring and ask questions about the challenges you face with social media.
Oct
29
Tue
2019
Advanced Pricing for Profit Growth @ North Idaho College Small Business Development Center
Oct 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Advanced Pricing for Profit Growth @ North Idaho College Small Business Development Center

Building on the concepts covered in the first class, this second class will explore some advanced pricing strategies that reward a business for the value it is delivering to the market place, to achieve sustainable profit growth.  Several strategies to defend pricing and maintain profit margins will be covered in an enhance Pricing Management discussion.  PREREQUISITES INCLUDE A basic understanding of the Profit/Loss or income statement and the first class-Pricing for Profit Growth.   

Nov
5
Tue
2019
Thinking of Starting a Business in Idaho? Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Nov 5 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Thinking of Starting a Business in Idaho? Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

This workshop gives an overview of what it takes to be a business owner and will help you perform a feasibility analysis of your business idea. Learn about the new business registration process and regulatory issues, as well as an overview of federal and state tax responsibilities.

Dec
3
Tue
2019
Facebook Marketing for Small Business – Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Dec 3 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Facebook Marketing for Small Business - Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

Tailored to people just starting out with Facebook for business this workshop will cover how to manage Facebook for personal and business use. For those who are at a beginner to intermediate level with social media. This is also a hands-on workshop. Please bring your web friendly device-laptop (preferred), tablet, cell phone- that you will use to manage your social media channels. Also, bring and ask questions about the challenges you face with social media.

Dec
10
Tue
2019
LinkedIn and Twitter Marketing for Small Business – Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Dec 10 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
LinkedIn and Twitter Marketing for Small Business - Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

Tailored to people starting out with LinkedIn or Twitter for business this workshop will cover how to manage these sites for personal or business use. A hands-on workshop for those who are at a beginner to intermediate level with social media. Please bring your web friendly device-laptop (preferred), tablet, cell phone – that you will use to manage your social media channels. Also bring and ask questions about the challenges you face with social media.

Dec
12
Thu
2019
Thinking of Starting a Business in Idaho? Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Dec 12 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Thinking of Starting a Business in Idaho? Fall 2019 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

This workshop gives an overview of what it takes to be a business owner and will help you perform a feasibility analysis of your business idea. Learn about the new business registration process and regulatory issues, as well as an overview of federal and state tax responsibilities.