How to Manage Your Finances Using Quickbooks Online™ – Prince George’s County

  Are you or a staff member completely overwhelmed with how to get your Quickbooks Online file up and running? Are you constantly making errors because you don’t know how to record things properly? Are you tired of using excel to track your numbers because they don’t tell you how your business is doing? Could a no non-sense expert help you get your numbers right and help you run reports that will assist you with growing your business? Sherrell Martin, Chief Financial Solutions Officer of Nitram Financial Solutions, will teach you the foundational elements of the QuickBooks system and empower you to independently naviate your very own QuickBooks file. She’ll also help you determine which version of Quickbooks Online is best suited for your business. In this workshop you will learn how to: Set up and navigate through your QuickBooks company file Conduct data entry properly Appropriately classify expenses Set up your chart of accounts, customers and vendors. Connect your bank…

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Orientation to MD Women’s Business Center & Supporting Resources – Prince George’s County

  Discover how the Maryland Women’s Business Center can support you through business start-up and growth. During this orientation, you will learn about the services and resources we provide to entrepreneurs throughout the state and how we can help YOU grow your business! *Intended Audience: Pre-Venture, Start-Up, Growth, anyone new to the Maryland Women’s Business Center!   Note Our Policies: No refunds issued for workshops not attended. Walk-ins are not permitted in our Prince George’s county office. You must register through the link above to reserve your seat.  Inclement Weather: MWBC Prince George’s County follows Bowie State University School closings. Delays are assessed on a case-by-case basis and a final decision will be communicated to attendees no later than 2 hours in advance of the course.

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Federal Government Contracting Basics – Prince George’s County

  Discover the process of federal government contracting and learn how to improve your chances of winning a federal contract. This workshop will address the basics of government contracting including: Bidding process Contracting methods Locating federal business opportunities Prime and subcontracting, including small business set-asides *Intended Audience: Growth – established companies interested in learning the basics of government contracting and/or government contracting companies who have been in business 2-3 years with substantial gross revenue.   Note Our Policies: No refunds issued for workshops not attended. Walk-ins are not permitted in our Prince George’s county office. You must register to reserve your seat. Inclement Weather: MWBC Prince George’s County follows Bowie State University School closings. Delays are assessed on a case-by-case basis and a final decision will be communicated to attendees no later than 2 hours in advance of the course.

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Writing a Successful Business Plan – Prince George’s County

  A business plan is a road map to steer your business in the right direction and an essential component of success. It is also the key to securing funding from banks and investors. Writing your business plan requires a holistic analysis of your business, which we will detail in this course. Topics include: Business mission, vision and values Market/competitive analysis Marketing goals Business operations and organizational structure Financial analysis and sales projections Small business accounting and compliance *Intended Audience: pre-venture, start-up   Note Our Policies: This workshop will take place at Bowie City Hall. Registration is not permitted after 12:00pm on the day prior to the workshop. No refunds issued for workshops not attended and walk-ins are not permitted.  Inclement Weather: MWBC Prince George’s County follows Bowie City weather closings since this event occurs at Bowie City Hall. Delays are assessed on a case-by-case basis and a final decision will…

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Assessing Your Business Idea – Prince George’s County

  Not all ideas are good or profitable business ideas. In this workshop, you will examine business types and choose a business idea while learning to understand niches, market segmentation, and target markets. You will assess who the customer is, develop the research process, and learn about resources and contingency plans so that you can be sure your business is on solid ground. Note our policy: No refunds issued for workshops not attended. No walk-ins accepted. You must register online at www.marylandwbc.org so that we can save a place for you in the workshop. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We are on the 2nd floor of the Center for Business & Graduate Studies in the Bowie Business Innovation Center (Bowie BIC): room 2312. Take the elevator to the 2nd floor. Turn right off of the elevator.…

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Orientation to Small Business Resources – Prince George’s County

  Learn about the Maryland Women’s Business Center and other resources to help you start and grow your business. Note our Policy: No walk-ins allowed in our Bowie location. You must register online at www.marylandwbc.org so that we can save a place for you in the workshop. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We are on the 2nd floor of the Center for Business & Graduate Studies in the Bowie Business Innovation Center (Bowie BIC): room 2312. Take the elevator to the 2nd floor. Turn right off of the elevator. We are a separate entity from the University. Our office phone number is 301-383-1550 ext. 104.

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