Greenwich Library | Business Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/images/greenwichtree.jpg Greenwich Library http://www.greenwichlibrary.org Business Programs at Greenwich Library. en-us 60 SCORE: Simple Steps to Starting Your Own Business <b>When:</b> Tuesday, November 04, 2014 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>A series of 5 free workshops designed to help entrepreneurs define and evaluate their business idea, develop a business plan and identify funding sources. Program will start at 6pm. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26005 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26005 SCORE <b>When:</b> Tuesday, January 13, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Title to be decidedhttp://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25628 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25628 Preparing for Business Disruption and Disaster <b>When:</b> Thursday, February 05, 2015 - 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Every business is at risk from systems brought down by natural disruptions: a fire next door, downed power lines, a hurricane-like Sandy, and more. Participants will learn how to identify and assess risk, define critical business functions, assure security and availability of data, information, and continuity of supplies; also how to establish insurance needs and strengthen the company's Business Operations Plan.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26010 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26010 Preparing for Business Disruption and Disaster <b>When:</b> Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Every business is at risk from systems brought down by natural disruptions: a fire next door, downed power lines, a hurricane-like Sandy, and more. Participants will learn how to identify and assess risk, define critical business functions, assure security and availability of data, information, and continuity of supplies; also how to establish insurance needs and strengthen the company's Business Operations Plan.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26011 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26011 SCORE <b>When:</b> Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>SCORE program. Title to be decided.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25600 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25600 SCORE <b>When:</b> Friday, March 13, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Title to be decidedhttp://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25629 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25629 Simple Steps for Starting Your Business <b>When:</b> Tuesday, September 08, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Session 1: Entrepreneur Self-Assessment / Business Plan<br />Led by successful business start-up entrepreneurs, this workshop presents the risk and rewards of starting a business in today’s competitive marketplace. The traits and character of successful entrepreneurs will be discussed for the purpose of assessing one’s innate and acquired ability to start and manage a successful business. In addition, session will focus on structuring a living and changing Business Plan, which is the heart of any start-up or mature business. Registration starts at 5:30pm.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25588 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25588 Simple Steps for Starting Your Business <b>When:</b> Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Session 2: Marketing Strategy <br />Presentation focuses on the importance of market research and planning to start-up and build a competitive and successful business enterprise. Emphasis will be on sound market positioning of a small business’s products or services within its target market that will enhance profitable sales and success. This session includes special attention to web-based marketing tools including websites, blogs and social media. Registration starts at 5:30pm.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25589 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25589 Simple Steps for Starting Your Business <b>When:</b> Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Session 3: Marketing Implementation<br />How a start-up business is able to execute successful marketing efforts constitutes the core of a presentation that will include interactive attendee worksheets. The successful use of online-based marketing tools including website and social media will be extensively discussed. Registration starts at 5:30pm.<br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25590 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25590 Simple Steps for Starting Your Business <b>When:</b> Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Session 4: Financial Planning and Reporting<br />With the use of electronic spread sheet software, this presentation walks the participants through the development of a comprehensive Financial Plan that is required to develop a successful start-up business. In addition, the importance of tax and financial reporting of a going business will be presented. The importance of understanding the key financial drivers of the business will be a theme of the session. Registration starts at 5:30pm.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25591 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25591 Simple Steps for Starting Your Business <b>When:</b> Tuesday, October 06, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br> Session 5: Funding Sources / Conversations with Entrepreneurs<br />Session will initially focus on funding structures required for start-up businesses today, including a presentation from lending sources specializing in start-up and small businesses. The session will conclude with a conversation and Q&A session with SCORE-mentored start-up business entrepreneurs.<br />Certificate of Completion<br />Upon attendance at 4 or more sessions, participants will receive a Certificate of Completion.<br />Registration starts at 5:30pm.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25592 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25592