Business Seminars - Now Registering!

QuickBooks Training Series:

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QuickBooks 101: Wednesday, January 22, 2013

QuickBooks 201: Wednesday, January 29, 2013 

9:30 am - 5:00 pm

(Lunch break provided. Buffet lunch available for $6 per person.)


Presenter:  Angela Casper, Angela's Tax Service


Sponsored by: All Seasons Catering & Event Center


Need a jump start in QuickBooks? Then this two-class seminar series is for you! You'll learn everything you need to use QuickBooks right away. Not simply an overview of the software, this presentation will tell you the whole story! The two-day series breaks up the beginning fundamentals in session one and intermediate/advanced levels in session two to better assist with leaning how to use QuickBooks the right way for your business. All participants will receive course materials including a complete seminar workbook loaded with screen-shots, step-by-step instructions, and sample data files. One workbook per session will be provided, for a total of two. 


Cost:  $150.00 per person for two class series. (Discount for additional business representatives attending and sharing materials.)

Classes will be held in downtown Pueblo (location will be provided to attendees at time of registration). 

Registration and payment is required in advance to attend. Registration can be made by phone at 719-549-3224, by email or online


Check payment can be mailed to: SBDC at 131 S. Main St., Pueblo, CO 81003 or made in person. Credit card payment can be made by phone or in person.


Please call the SBDC for information or questions at 719-549-3224.

Blue Divider  

Advanced Social Media (Digital Marketing)

for Business Series

 Monthly: January - June 2014


 Ent Business Banking


Sponsored by: ENT Business Banking



Presenter:  Cory Arcarese, CArc Media  

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Blending Digital Marketing with Traditional Marketing: Business Management Strategies


Tuesday, January 28, 2013

9:30 am - 11:30 pm

Pueblo Rawlings Library

(100 E. Abriendo Ave., Pueblo)


So you know Online Marketing is essential for building your business or organization but where do you start?  What advantages can online marketing give your business?  How much time will it take? How can you manage it effectively?  How do you build a strategy? Do you have to know ALL of the social media platforms? Come to this informative session and learn how you can find easy on-ramps for your business and how digital marketing can fit in to your current traditional marketing plan. Also, learn about the most relevant platforms and get information that will help you make the right online marketing decisions for your business or organization.


Seminar is open to the public and free to attend however registration is required!  To register, please contact the SBDC by phone 719-549-3224, by email or online
Feb. 25:      Advanced Search Engine Optimization (SEO):
                     Building  Your Presence & Customer Base
March 18:  Advanced Facebook: Targeted Advertising, Groups & Content
April 29:     Advanced Linked In: An Online Rolodex
May 20:      Advanced: Mobile Advertising for Business
June 24:    Advanced: Pinterest, Instagram, Google Plus, You Tube,
                    Twitter and Vine    
Southern CO Small Business Expo Expo - Magic Show
"Community Vendor Fair" 7th Annual Event

March 29, 2014 | 11:00 am - 4:00 pm   

Pueblo Convention Center 

(320 Central Main Street, Pueblo)



Sponsorships and Business Vendor booths now available! 


Pre-registration now open for previous vendors wishing to return at 2014 event. *Public registration will open for all new vendors on January 13, 2014.  


Vendor Information Form and Vendor Guidelines Form with details are now available. Please make sure to read both carefully before registering. 
Vendor Forms will be received with payment on a first come, first served basis to confirm participation. Vendor booths do sell out each year with businesses from multiple counties participating, so make sure to register ASAP! 
Discounted rate for businesses confirming registration with payment by January 24. 
Please contact the SBDC by phone 719-549-3224 or by email with questions or to make payment arrangements. 
SBDC Outreach Sponsor: 


Kupka Insurance Agency

Phone: 719-296-1211




SBDC Program Sponsors: 
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Southern Colorado SBDC | 719-549-3224 |  | Main Office: 131 S. Main Street, Pueblo, CO 81003 
The Southern Colorado Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is a partnership between the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade, the Small Business Administration (SBA) and Pueblo Community College. The support given by the SBA through such funding does not constitute an expressed or implied endorsement of any of the co-sponsor(s)' or participants' opinions, products or services. Special arrangements for the handicapped will be made if requested in advance by contacting the Southern Colorado SBDC at 719-549-3224.