Management

Estimating and Bidding

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Topic: Government Contracting    Provider: The Greenhouse & Austin Commercial Learn some of the secrets that can make the difference between a good estimate and a profitable estimate. Find out how your estimates can be more accurately and where to find “leaks” in your bids that may be […]

Startup

Nonprofit Business Startup

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Topic: Nonprofit Startup    Provider: The Greenhouse & Bay Area Legal Services Interested in starting a non-profit organization? This webinar consists of a two-part presentation (with Q/A) and will help you understand the principal operations of the non-profit organization and if it is the right fit for you. […]

Startup

Business Startup in 2020

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Topic: Start-up Assistance    Provider: The Greenhouse & SCORE  Are you ready to start a new small business? This workshop will lead you through the steps you should take to be successful. Some of the topics for discussion are: • startup myths • critical success factors • […]

Finance

Entrepreneurial Academy

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Topic: Signature Program    Provider: The Greenhouse Entrepreneurial Academy is a ten-week course that teaches existing and future entrepreneurs the essentials of owning a business.  The program is offered twice a year in the Spring and Fall. Taught by business leaders in the community, the curriculum includes […]

Startup

Legal Structures

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Topic: Start-up Assistance    Provider: The Greenhouse & SCORE  If you are doing your ‘homework’ to start a business, you will definitely want to explore the different legal structures that are available to you. Common legal structures include Sole Proprietor, Partnership, Limited Liability Company, or Corporation. Your […]

Startup

Best Practices to Buying a Franchise

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Topic: Start-up Assistance     Provider:  The Greenhouse, SCORE & FRANNET  “Owning” the American Dream can become a reality: every 8 minutes a new franchise location opens in the US, 1 out of every 12 businesses in America are franchises, and 50% of all retail sales are […]

Marketing

Pricing for Profit

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Topic: Business Basics      Provider: The Greenhouse & SCORE  Many businesses set their selling prices by simply copying what their competitors charge. While this might work, this will often lead to losses and not profits for any individual company. In order to Price for Profit, […]