Intro to Small Business Planning

RCEDA 274 Old Corvallis Road, suite a, Hamiltlon

This FREE workshop is designed to get you over the hurdle of getting started on the critical ongoing planning that is essential to business success. There will also be a short presentation on how to get some helpful industry ratio information from free government websites. Instructor: John Schneeberger, RCEDA. COVID-19  We will be following the same …

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Free

Financial Management Basics

RCEDA 274 Old Corvallis Road, suite a, Hamiltlon

Learn the basics of creating and using profit and loss, cash flow, and balance sheet statements. Also includes how to create financial projections and financial management best practices for small business. Andrea Simmerman, Certified Public Accountant (CPA), JCCS COVID-19  We will be following the same COVID-19 protocols as the Bitterroot College. All of the courses …

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$25

Understanding the Cottage Food Law

RCEDA 274 Old Corvallis Road, suite a, Hamiltlon

In October of 2015 Montana's revised cottage food law went into effect after passage of House Bill 478 by the State legislature. The law established guidelines  for the production and sale of "non-potentially hazardous foods" such as baked goods, preserves and honey. Through this course, individuals will gain knowledge of the Montana Cottage Food Law …

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$15

Computer Confidence

Bitterroot College 103 South 9th Street, Hamilton

Course is designed to give students the skills required for navigating Windows 10. Material is presented in a friendly and supportive format. Students learn basic computer concepts, develop mouse and keyboard skills, and explore & practice using the Internet and email all within the Windows 10 environment. This class meets 6 times, on Mondays and Wednesdays. …

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$70

Basics of Business Law

RCEDA 274 Old Corvallis Road, suite a, Hamiltlon

This class covers several aspects of law, including the legal business structures that small businesses assume, reasons why to select each one, and what their advantages and disadvantages are. Negotiations, contracts, intellectual property and legal liabilities are explored. Most importantly, advice is given as to where to get legal information and help. Attorney Richard A. Weber, …

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$25

Social Media Basics for Small Business Owners

RCEDA 274 Old Corvallis Road, suite a, Hamiltlon

Learn the basics of running your business’s Facebook and Instagram account, including how to start your Facebook page.  Content and posting frequency will be covered, along with Facebook’s Business Suite. Also covered will be how to run targeted Facebook ads to get the most out of your ad dollars. Jenna Wiediger, JW Media Management   …

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$25

Hiring and Employees

RCEDA 274 Old Corvallis Road, suite a, Hamiltlon

Learn the basic rules of sound human resource management. Course covers frequent problem areas in human resources: wage and hour laws, hiring processes, progressive discipline, benefits of contractor vs. employee, tax credits when hiring, on-the-job training, incumbent worker training, wrongful termination, required employer posters, and more! Patty Kernahan, Former HR Director, Gary Palmer,  MT Dept …

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$25

SAM and Beta SAM

RCEDA 274 Old Corvallis Road, suite a, Hamiltlon

This class covers the annual System for Award Management (SAM) registration, recent changes in SAM, & searching for opportunities in Beta SAM (the Federal Business Opportunities site, FedBizOps, was retired). Covers merger of SAM & Beta SAM. Topics Covered: How to spot and avoid registration scams How to create a Login.gov user account Things you …

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Free

Modern Day Marketing

RCEDA 274 Old Corvallis Road, suite a, Hamiltlon

Did you know that you have everything you need to grow your business right now? Learn the basics of creating  simple and immediately actionable marketing and branding strategies by leveraging your innate talents and current resources. Instructor: Kassi Strong, Strong Marketing and Strategy COVID-19  We will be following the same COVID-19 protocols as the Bitterroot College. All of …

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$25

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