Steps to Starting a Small Business | GROW Nebraska’s FREE Online Training

Steps to Starting a Small Business | GROW Nebraska’s FREE Online Training

GROW Nebraska’s® FREE Online Training

Steps to Starting a Small Business

Steps to starting a small business

This webinar covers the basics of how to start a small business: deciding if business ownership is right for you, registering your business, obtaining a sales tax and an Employer Identification number, where to go for free assistance, and more!

DATE: February 18th

TIME: Noon – 1:00 p.m. CST

LOCATION: Live Stream

COST: Free, must register to receive call-in details and recording

Elizabeth Yearwood has been with the U.S. Small Business Administration since 2013 and travels across the state to assist people with starting, growing, expanding and recovering small businesses.

MarkeTech 2020 Virtual Pass is Still Open!

MarkeTech 2020 Virtual Pass is Still Open!

MarkeTech 2020 Virtual Pass is Still Open!

Jay Wilkinson

Did you miss the in-person MarkeTech conference? No worries! With our NEW Virtual Pass option you can still receive access to the keynote presentations! The virtual pass is perfect for those who are still quarantining or who are far away and weren’t able to attend in person.

“This virtual pass is a great option for those who couldn’t make the trip to Kearney. It allows us to expand our reach to a much greater audience than just the midwest,” said Jessie Harris, Director of Marketing and Business Development at GROW Nebraska®. “Our keynotes are extraordinary and we really wanted to be able to share their knowledge with many more small businesses.”

The virtual pass is $59 and includes:

  • The ROI of Why – Video Recording
  • Get Your Business Online with Google – Video Recording
  • Get Your Business Online with Google – Handout
  • Use Data to Drive Business Growth with Google – Video Recording
  • Use Data to Drive Business Growth with Google – Handout
  • Why Leads Go Into a Blackhole and What to do About It – Video Recording

GROW Nebraska® Foundation is a statewide non-profit training and marketing organization. Serving over 400 Nebraska small businesses, the organization provides marketing opportunities, education, and training to launch and connect Nebraska businesses to the global marketplace. GROW Nebraska’s educational programs receive federal and state funding, along with generous support from foundations and individual donors.

GROW Nebraska’s® FREE Online Training: How to Use Marketing to Recover and Thrive in the New Normal

GROW Nebraska’s® FREE Online Training: How to Use Marketing to Recover and Thrive in the New Normal

GROW Nebraska’s® FREE Online Training

How to Use Marketing to Recover and Thrive in the New Normal

This webinar outlines the steps needed to recover and thrive in our “new world” by re-inventing your marketing and moving as much of your business online as possible. This webinar provides an introduction to marketing tools (digital and traditional), marketing plans and management systems to make it all work. You will learn:

  • Marketing Tools: what’s needed and where to get them
  • Marketing Plan: how to approach this and why its important
  • Management Systems: Why measurement and reporting are critical

Don Osborn’s consulting career started in Vancouver, BC in the 1990s developing corporate business plans for both public and private companies. Along with teaching business courses at local post-secondary institutions (Art Institute of Vancouver, Art institute of Burnaby) he began working in marketing and start-up development.

After a move back to Nebraska, Osborn worked in marketing, opening a small Marketing Agency, focused on digital and traditional marketing for small B2B businesses.

He has years of hands-on experience building websites, SEO campaigns, print & radio campaigns, direct mail campaigns, social media campaigns, company branding and much more.

This training is brought to you in part by REAP. The Rural Enterprise Assistance Project (REAP) is committed to strengthening rural communities through small, self-employed business development. We offer four essential services: financing (microloans), business training, technical assistance, and networking.