Fast Track Business Start Up

Are you an Entrepreneur?

Are you ready to start a business? Learn what steps you need to take and what to look out for.
The business startup seminar helps you to know how to discover your personal strengths and weaknesses and to understand your business needs. This seminar provides the entrepreneur with tools, reference materials, and additional sources for information on starting a business.

Fee: $20

Dates: Monday(s) 9/25, 10/23, 11/13, 12/11

Time:  11:00 AM- 12:30 PM
Location: Online

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Basics to a Business Plan

A business plan is the key tool for all phases of a business from startup to expansion. The components of a business plan are executive summary, cover letter, organization plan, financial and supporting documents which are all necessary for obtaining SBA loans or loans from venture capitalists and angel investors. This seminar entails the preparation of a sound and detailed business plan which is necessary for managing a business more effectively.

Fee: $20

Dates: Tuesday(s)  7/11, 9/26, 10/24, 11/14, 12/12

Time:  11:00 AM- 12:30 PM
Location: Online

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Strategic Marketing Planning

In this course, you will learn how to produce the most important mapping tool for your business: The Marketing Plan. It offers an overview of marketing strategies, a review of traditional and digital media; how to create a marketing budget and measure results.
Who this class is for: This course is for entrepreneurs who plan to launch their business and want to learn the basic principles of marketing in today’s world.

Fee: $20

Dates: Thursday(s)   8/24, 9/28, 10/26, 11/16, 12/14

Time: 11:00 AM- 12:30 PM
Location: Online

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Free!!!Financing Options for Your Company 

Meet the Lenders Event to discuss the following:

  • Securing Conventional Business Loans
  • State of New Jersey Business Financing Programs and Incentives
  • US SBA 504 Loan Program
  • US SBA & a Loan Program and Micro Loans

Fee: Free

Date:  Friday, September 29, 2023

Time: 9:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location:  1600 Valley Road Wayne New Jersey 07470 Rm Auditorium

You must register to attend, please click on link to register:

 https://bit.ly/financeyourcompanySep29

New!!!A Simple Recipe for Social Media Success

As a small business, social media is overwhelming and often feels like you’re just spinning your wheels. You have to figure out where to be, how to be engaging, and how to get results—all with a limited amount of time and resources.

That’s why in this session we’ll provide a recipe for social media that saves time and gets results to grow your business. You’ll learn:

  • How to choose the right social networks for your business
  • The 15-minute social media plan
  • Getting started in the pay-to-play world of social media

Fee: $10

Date:  Thursday(s) TBA

Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Online through Google Meet

In collaboration with Other Centers

Use YouTube To Grow Your Business

Learn how to use YouTube and the power of video to promote your business or brand.

This session is presented by Grow with Google.

Fee: Free

Dates: Wednesday, 6/7

Time: 12:00 PM- 1:00 PM
Location: Online through Google Meet

https://bit.ly/GrowBizwithYoutube

Connect with Customers and Manage Your Business Remotely | Grow with Google

Discover Google tools that can help business owners work and manage their business during this time of uncertainty. Plus, get insights on more online and timely resources for small businesses.

This session is presented by Grow with Google.

Fee: Free

Dates: Wednesday, 8/9

Time: 12:00 PM- 1:00 PM
Location: Online through Google Meet

https://bit.ly/ManageBusinessRemotely

Access to Capital, Understanding Loan Products       

Gaining access to capital to sustain and grow your business has never been more important. There are a range of loan products that meet specific, but different, needs for small businesses.

Join our experts to get a clear understanding of these products to determine which best meets your needs. After the presentations, meet one-on-one with lenders to privately discuss your specific needs.

Fee: Free

Dates: Wednesday, 9/13

Time: 9:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Location: Online

https://bit.ly/AccesstoCapitalSep13

Selling Online This Holiday Season with E-Commerce Tools             

Learn how to sell online to customers as they kick off their holiday shopping this season.

We’ll walk through the benefits of setting up an online store with Shopify and how to list your products on Google so that you can sell from anywhere.

Plus, learn about more helpful tools to stand out online, such as Local Opportunity Finder and Grow My Store.

This is a Grow With GOOGLE event offered through our partnership with Google.

Fee: Free

Dates: Wednesday, 10/11

Time: 12:00 PM- 1:00 PM
Location: Online

https://bit.ly/OnlineSellingDuringHoliday

Export with the U.S. Commercial Service      

This event is open to anyone interested in launching a global business. Experts will provide the necessary information and assistance.

Learn how to use YouTube and the power of video to promote your business or brand.

In collaboration with the NJSBDC at TCNJ

Fee: Free

Dates: Wednesday, 10/18

Time: 12:00 PM- 1:30 PM
Location: Online

https://bit.ly/GlobalbusinessOct18

Get Your Local Business on Google Search and Maps                     

Showing up when customers are searching online is more important than ever. Ensure customers can find accurate, updated information about your local business on Google Search and Google Maps, no matter which device they use. In this workshop, you will learn how to create and manage a Google Business Profile from start to finish.

Fee: Free

Dates: Wednesday, 12/13

Time: 12:00 PM- 1:00 PM
Location: Online

https://bit.ly/PutYourBusinessontheMap

For Additional Information…

For registration and information please call us at (973) 321-1378 or email us at musas@wpunj.edu.