Cómo iniciar un negocio de alimentos desde casa en VA

Programa Emprende Virginia

Negocios de Comida – Talleres Virtuales Informativos:

Información para personas que desean ser vendedores de comida, futuros chefs que deseen establecer o mejorar sus propios negocios y sus operaciones, vendedores de negocios de comida desde casa.

Enfoque especial: establecimiento de un negocio de catering/servicio a domicilio/eventos especiales en el Estado de Virginia y en la Ciudad de Alexandria desde casa

Todos los entrenamientos entregados en español.

 

 

 

 

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Managing Your WordPress Website

Updated for 2022

Learn how to create and/or better manage your WordPress website!

Are you looking for a simple, yet effective website to use for your business? WordPress might be a good option! In this workshop, we cover “the basics” on creating and updating a WordPress site, including:

  • User management
  • Page creation and editing
  • Image and video uploads
  • Plugin management
  • Linking to social media

Instructor: Cameron Nelson, Chief Digital Advisor, Virginia SBDC and CV SBDC

Mr. Nelson has over 18 years experience in technology, and as a senior tech consultant in Silicon Valley helping Fortune 500 companies improve their digital marketing and eCommerce. At the same time he founded several tech companies, including a SaaS website for tree preservation and a blockchain platform for nonprofits. Cameron is accomplished in language, culture, has an MBA and MA and believes new technology products have the ability to help shape our world for the better.

 

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Cómo iniciar un camión de comida/Negocio de comida móvil en Alexandria, VA

Programa Emprende Virginia

Negocios de Comida – Talleres Virtuales Informativos:

Información para personas que desean ser vendedores de comida, futuros chefs que deseen establecer o mejorar sus propios negocios y sus operaciones, vendedores de negocios de comida desde casa.

Enfoque especial: establecimiento de un negocio de alimentos en el Estado de Virginia y en la Ciudad de Alexandria.

Todos los entrenamientos entregados en español.

 

 

 

 

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All you need to know about the SBDC to grow, build, or expand your business

Presented by Virginia SBDC Inclusivity Ambassador, Dr. Hope Murphy.

This 45-minute informal information session will help you to get the most out of SBDC RESOURCES, programs, and networks in support of your small business.

As the largest small business support program in the country, the SBDC offers the services that small business owners need to succeed such as:

* Small Business counseling (free)

* Specialty programs (free)

* Access to business data and information (free)

* Cybersecurity training

* Small business loan process

* Training

After this session, you will know what is available, how to access it, and how to make the most of your free counseling sessions with the SBDC.

About the Presenter

Dr. Hope Murphy specializes in connecting business owners with the resources needed to build their businesses. Her experience includes providing business counseling to veterans through the Veteran’s Business Outreach Center and counseling/training entrepreneurs at the Women’s Business Center.

While Dr. Murphy counsels all small business owners, her passion is to provide business counseling that supports the unique needs of minority business owners.

Dr. Murphy is a small business owner and she provides diversity and inclusion training to organizational leaders and their teams. She and her family live in Stafford, Virginia.

hmurph3@gmu.edu

 

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Marrying Form and Function: Designing a Useful, Compelling Space for Your Craft Beverage Business

There are many technical demands to be met when building out a craft beverage production facility: water, drainage, electrical, even ceiling heights. But with the growing importance of in-house sales, producers need to think about the aesthetic experience of public-facing spaces, as well.  In this webinar, Virginia SBDC Craft Beverage Assistance Manager Chris Van Orden asks Christopher Peli of CORE architecture + design how breweries, wineries, cideries, and distilleries can design their facilities to balance form and function.

Speaker: Christopher Peli, CORE architecture + design

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IRS Guide to Withholding and Estimated Taxes

Pay As You Go so You Don’t Owe: A Guide to Withholding and Estimated Taxes
Taxes should be paid throughout the year, as income is received, to avoid large tax bills and penalty. Even with our pay-as-you-go system,  the number of taxpayers with tax underpayments increases year to year. Anika Pompey, with the IRS, addresses how you can avoid tax underpayments. 

Discussed in this workshop:

  1. Adjustments to Tax Withholding

  2. Estimated Tax Payments

  3. The Tax Withholding Estimator Tool, and

  4. Various Payment Options

 Presented by the Virginia SBDC and the Alexandria SBDC. 

Guest Speaker: Anika Pompey, Senior Stakeholder Liaison with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

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Como Iniciar un Negocio en Virginia

Como Iniciar un Negocio en Virginia 

Este seminario cubrirá información sobre los pasos a seguir para iniciar un negocio:

• Estructura Legal

• Incorporación/Registración

• Licencias de Negocios

• Registro de Impuestos y Reportes

• Finanzas y Contabilidad

• Empleados v Contratistas Independientes

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Grow Your Business with Digital Marketing

Updated for 2022

Businesses need to understand the basics of digital marketing now more than ever, because digital marketing creates growth.

Learn about the basics of digital marketing, including:

  • Social Media
  • Email Marketing
  • Paid Ads
  • SEO
  • Affiliate Marketing
  • How to use analytics to measure your success

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Cyber Risk Management & Cyber Insurance

Is your business safe from a cyber attack? In this webinar, we covered common cyber risks and the benefits of cyber insurance. 

The Virginia Small Business Development Centers provides support for small companies to keep your business secure by offering one-on-one counseling, assessments, and webinars to learn how to protect your businesses from cyber threats.

Learn More Here on our Cybersecurity Page

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Success Through e-Commerce

Updated for 2022

Join us if you’re interested in pivoting more of your efforts to ONLINE SALES

This session covers:

  • The variety of websites available, the possibilities for upgrading yours to better accommodate online sales and the estimated costs to accomplish this!

  • The various e-commerce platforms available and how to select the best based on your specific business needs.

  • How to setup and manage your online storefront or service portal and how to use data and marketing to maximize returns.

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