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Events from 13 April 2014 till 19 April 2014 (week number : 16)     View month April
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Sunday 13 April 2014

Monday 14 April 2014
4:00pm - 6:00pm     Orientation/Intro to Business Ownership
Category : Classes
VEDC Women’s Business Center (WBC) offers free consulting and training. In order to be eligible for free one-on-one business counseling at the WBC, start-up entrepreneurs must attend an orientation. Orientation will cover the basics of starting a business. Prospective clients will learn about the WBC's services and resources and how WBC can help you achieve your goals.
Counseling is an engaging, focused and personalized resource. Whether you are looking to start your business or simply brainstorming an entrepreneurial idea, come find out what the WBC can do for you! Orientation is every Monday from 4:00PM-5:30PM. Contact Hassali@vedc.o ...
6:00pm - 8:00pm     Business Plan Projections-
Category : Classes
This class will provide hands on advice to help you propare start-up, sales, and financial projections for business plan and the growth of your company. Learn how to use financial ratios to manage our business and make better business decisions.

COST: FREE

Location:
VEDC
5121 Van Nuys Blvd 3rd Floor,
Van Nuys, CA 91403
(818) 907-9922

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Tuesday 15 April 2014

Wednesday 16 April 2014
6:00pm - 8:00pm     Importing and Exporting Basics
Category : Classes
Whether you’re looking to diversify your product line or leverage cheaper-made merchandise, selling imported goods in the U.S. can be an important ingredient in small business success. If you are interested in importing and selling overseas goods to the U.S. market – whether or not you’re actually based in the U.S. – you’ll need to do your research regarding both the country of export and the country of import (the United States). Join us to get more information on importing and exporting.

Cost: FREE

Location:
5121 Van Nuys Blvd., 3rd Floor
Van Nuys, CA 91403
(818)907 9922

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6:30pm - 8:30pm     Networking and Mentoring for Businesses
Category : Classes
Networking is one of the most powerful marketing tools to generate clients. The sale is the key event in the business cycle: money is the fuel of business. The reason you market is to generate the sale. Learn how to create the environment and seal the deal.

COST: FREE

Location:
VEDC
5121 Van Nuys Blvd 3rd Floor,
Van Nuys, CA 91403
(818) 907-9922

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Thursday 17 April 2014
6:00pm - 8:00pm     Basic Sales and Marketing
Category : Classes
Presented in an interactive format, this workshop will cover the basics & dynamic fundamentals for sales success in a step by step process focusing on building & strengthening relationships, handling objections, closing and converting satisfied prospects to delighted customers. Learn tangible sales techniques and a successful sales process from Lead Development to the Appointment and from the Presentation to the Close concluding with the Follow Up. A critical segment of this session focuses on the direct effect that the "Science of Communication" has on closing sales.

Cost: Free
Location: 5121 Van Nuys Blvd., 3rd Floor< ...
6:00pm - 8:00pm     Business Plan Essentials
Category : Classes
If your company is seeking to develop a business plan for the purposes of direction and/or financing and you're looking for guidance - sign up here. Businesses typically allow daily operations to steer their direction. Business Plans keep companies on course by establishing clear goals, objectives and bench marks. Avoid pitfalls and detours - go directly to success - attend VEDC's Business Plan workshop and learn to identify goals and objectives in relation to market, sales, distribution, management and finance.

Class: Free

Location:
5121 Van Nuys Blvd 3rd Floor
Van Nuys, CA 91403
818- ...
7:00pm - 9:00pm     Leadership and Public Speaking- Intermediate session-Encino
Category : Classes
Small business people need good leadership and public speaking skills in order to grow their companies. Those attending this class will get practical advice on how to become better leaders and public speakers and an opportunity practice their new found techniques in a friendly and supportive environment hosted by ToastMasters.

COST: FREE

Location:
Bethel Encino Church
17500 Burbank Blvd.
Encino, CA 91316
(Corner of Burbank and Encino, between White Oak and Balboa)

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Friday 18 April 2014

Saturday 19 April 2014
9:00am - 4:00pm     Business Survival in a Bad Economy
Category : Classes
Are your costs up and sales down? Has your line of credit been crunched? Learn how to maximize yor profit & efficiencyso that your business can not only survive, but thrive in these trying times.

Cost: FREE

Location:
Bethel Encino Church
17500 Burbank Blvd.
Encino, CA 91316
(Corner of Burbank and Encino, between White Oak and Balboa)

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