Events/Workshops

  
  
    
Thursday, March 23, 2017 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Operation Opportunity is an initiative of 38HOT: Helping Others Together, Team 4 of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Miami Class of 2016-2017. This program is focused on creating entrepreneurial and professional opportunities for Miami-Dade County veterans. As part of Operation Opportunity, 38HOT is hosting an entrepreneurship workshop to provide training and resources for veterans looking to start up a new business or grow an existing business. Attendees will hear from experts in the following areas: Starting a Business Accessing Capital Resources to Support Veteran Entrepreneurs This workshop will take place on Thursday, March 23, 2017 from 6pm - 8pm at the United Way of Miami-Dade’s Ansin Building, located at 3250 Southwest 3rd Avenue, Miami, FL 33129-2712. Refreshments and light snacks will be provided. Registration is required. To attend the event, please register here: go.fiu.edu/operationopportunity There is no cost to attend, and for more information contact Brian Van Hook: (305) 779-9228 / bvanhook01@gmail.com.
Speaker: United Way Mission United The U.S. Small Business Administration The Beacon Council Florida SBDC at Florida International University

Start-up Assistance

Thursday, March 02, 2017 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Looking to start a business? Or did you recently start a business and would like help taking it to the next level? This workshop gives entrepreneurs the tools and resources essential to a business startup. Learn about fundamental aspects of starting a business, including: • What it takes to operate and start a business • Types of business structures • Resources available for starting a business • Franchising To register: go.fiu.edu/startupworkshop 11200 SW 8th St College of Business Complex (CBC 241) Miami, FL 33199 For more information, contact Jesus Padilla: (305) 779-9232 / jpadilla@fiu.edu
Speaker: Florida SBDC at FIU Business Consultant George Ray

Managing a Business

Thursday, March 02, 2017 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
There are several types of retirement plans to choose from, and each type of plan has advantages and disadvantages. This workshop covers the most popular plans. You should also know that the law may permit you to have more than one retirement plan and, with sophisticated planning, a combination of plans might best suit your business's needs. If you are considering a retirement plan for your business, this Lunch & Learn workshop will help you determine what works best for you and your business needs. Program for Business Owners with 10 - 500 employees. FIU Downtown Brickell Campus North Tower 19th Floor 1101 Brickell Ave, Miami, FL 33131 No cost to Attend!!! Lunch will be provided Space is limited!!! To register: go.fiu.edu/retirement For more information: (305) 779-9230 / sbdc@fiu.edu