South Central Idaho Events & Workshops

August

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Topic: Not Set
Technology Startups and Small Business Owners: Learn about Technology R&D Grants from SBIR, IGEM and INL.

Building upon the success of the National SBIR Road Tour stop at Boise State University in May, the Idaho SBDC has joined the Idaho National Laboratory and the Idaho Department of Commerce (IGEM) to bring a similar SBIR Road Tour to six different locations across Idaho. This tour begins Tuesday, August 1st with our first event at the Salmon Public library, and ends with a Lewiston/Post Falls trip in October.

Technology and Research Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners interested in learning about SBIR Government grants, IGEM grants and the Idaho National Laboratory can register to join us for an informative session, special speakers and 1-on-1 coaching with experts and business coaches.

Partners: Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Department of Commerce.

Speaker: Dave McEwen, Idaho SBIR; Stephanie Cook, INL; Carmen Achabal, Idaho Dept. of Commerce, IGEM; Connie Gardner, Idaho Department of Labor.

September

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Topic: Operations
HEALTHCARE EDUCATION DAY:
Community Outreach Luncheon

You are invited to join us as we explore the next chapter in healthcare in the Magic Valley.

Healthcare is personal. Healthcare is local. Healthcare affects all of us in the Magic Valley. The Idaho Small Business Development Center and the Patient Financial Navigator Foundation are thrilled to invite you to a dynamic luncheon to explore the healthcare challenges, visions and services for our patients, employers and employees in the community.

Program outline:

Idaho SBDC Bryan Matsuoka, Region Director
Vision for St Luke’s Mike Fenello, Administrator
St. Luke’s Community Health Kyli Gough, Community Health Mgr
Patient Financial Navigator Foundation/PFNF Day Egusquiza, President & Founder

At the conclusion of the presentations, a round table discussion will occur with ‘next steps’ as the focus.

When: Tues, Sept 19th
Time: 12:00-2:00 pm
Where: Turf Club
Cost: $20

Please RSVP below to ensure space for this dynamic luncheon.
Or call The Idaho SBDC at (208) 732-6459.

We look forward to seeing you in September.

Sincerely,
Bryan Matsuoka, Region Director, Idaho SBDC
Day Egusquiza, President & Founder, PFNF

Speaker: Bryan Matsuoka, Mike Fenello, Kyli Gough, Day Egusquiza

Fee: $ 20.00

Thursday, September 21, 2017 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Topic: Not Set
Do you want to start a business, but don’t know where to begin? Do you know what a business plan is and how important it is to your future business success? Do you have lots of questions & need some answers? Then this concentrated 2 hour “start-up business seminar” is for you! The topics & Information you’ll receive will include:

– The ‘Basics’ of Business Regulations (what you need to know BEFORE you open your doors)
– The importance of “preparedness” (Your Business Plan)
– Your Personal Business “Survival Kit”
This seminar is $30 for pre-registration and $40 for day of class registration. Please register early. If you will not be able to attend, please call and cancel your seat as we have a waiting list for this class. Location is in the CSI Evergreen Bldg – SIDC Hall Room C93.

Speaker: SBDC Staff

Fee: $ 30.00

October

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, 5 sessions ending Tuesday, October 31
Topic: Not Set
QuickBooks Pro 2016 Beginning through Intermediate Combo Course for Business. This course takes you from setting up a company to the details of payroll using QuickBooks Pro 2016. Learn how to use the program then how to make it the most valuable tool in your business toolkit. The course will be 5 sessions long.

Doug Lincoln & Dennis Tilley of Tilley & Lincoln CPA’s are our trainers. Please contact them with any course questions at 208.733.5811 or doug@tilleylincoln.com or dennis@tilleylincoln.com

Fee for this course is $150 for 15 hours of classroom training spanning 5 evenings.
Dates: Oct. 17, 19, 24, 26, 31, 2017

Speaker: Dennis Tilley or Doug Lincoln

Fee: $ 175.00

Thursday, October 19, 2017 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Topic: Not Set
Do you want to start a business, but don’t know where to begin? Do you know what a business plan is and how important it is to your future business success? Do you have lots of questions & need some answers? Then this concentrated 2 hour “start-up business seminar” is for you! The topics & Information you’ll receive will include:

– The ‘Basics’ of Business Regulations (what you need to know BEFORE you open your doors)
– The importance of “preparedness” (Your Business Plan)
– Your Personal Business “Survival Kit”
This seminar is $30 for pre-registration and $40 for day of class registration. Please register early. If you will not be able to attend, please call and cancel your seat as we have a waiting list for this class. Location is in the CSI Evergreen Bldg – SIDC Hall Room C93.

Speaker: SBDC Staff

Fee: $ 30.00

November

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 6:30 PM to 8:30 AM
Topic: Managing Employees
Mark Stevens, Author of The Square and The Triangle, will share his professional experiences from the past and present as an HR Guru. In addition, he will forecast the future will regard to work force and his recommendations for Small Business as well as All Business.

Mark is the owner of The Square and the Triangle, Coaching and HR Consulting, Inc. Mark is an author, public speaker, and highly experienced human resources professional. He teaches and consults on a wide variety of employment and leadership topics, including, but not limited to Leadership Development, Management Practices and Training, Employee Engagement, Applied Employment Law, Anti-Harassment, and more. Mark has nearly twenty years of management and human resources experience across multiple industries and multiple states, including biomedical, healthcare, logistics and warehousing, and retail. His book The Square and the Triangle, will be available in the Fall of 2017.

Speaker: Mark Stevens

Fee: $ 79.00

Thursday, November 16, 2017 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Topic: Not Set
Do you want to start a business, but don’t know where to begin? Do you know what a business plan is and how important it is to your future business success? Do you have lots of questions & need some answers? Then this concentrated 2 hour “start-up business seminar” is for you! The topics & Information you’ll receive will include:

– The ‘Basics’ of Business Regulations (what you need to know BEFORE you open your doors)
– The importance of “preparedness” (Your Business Plan)
– Your Personal Business “Survival Kit”
This seminar is $30 for pre-registration and $40 for day of class registration. Please register early. If you will not be able to attend, please call and cancel your seat as we have a waiting list for this class. Location is in the CSI Evergreen Bldg – SIDC Hall Room C93.

Speaker: SBDC Staff

Fee: $ 30.00