Thursday, May 20, 10:00 a.m.
CMTC: HR 101: ABC’S OF COMPLIANCE WORKFORCE ENGAGEMENT
California state and federal legal requirements can leave many companies mystified and even worse, vulnerable. Complex Human Resources issues such as identifying which laws and requirements apply to your company can be daunting, especially in a landscape where finding practical tips for proper organizational structure and risk reduction of legal exposure, penalties, and fines are hard to find. During this webinar, California Manufacturing Technology Consulting® (CMTC) HR Senior Manager Jeri Summer and Human Resources Professional Patrice Green will provide an overview of the HR life cycle of an employee from start to finish with practical implementation tips.
Thursday, May 20, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
How to Apply for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF)
The County of Ventura Economic Vitality Division is hosting a free webinar to assist businesses in how to apply for the SBA Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF). This webinar will be hosted simultaneously in English and Spanish.
Friday, May 21, noon
WEV: SPIRIT OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP AWARDS
Join Women's Economic Ventures (WEB) for the 11th annual Spirit of Entrepreneurship Awards (SOE) to celebrate outstanding women business owners from Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties in ten industry categories. All community members are invited to attend the free, online event. In addition to announcing the ten category winners, WEV will also present the 2021 Rock Star: Lifetime Achievement Award to Lupe Anguiano, an entrepreneur and activist known for her work on women’s rights, the rights of the poor, and the protection of the environment who has founded two impactful nonprofits.
Tuesday, May 25, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
WCDC - Fix the Flow: Traffic, Parking, Biking
Join the Westside Community Development Corporation (WCDC), neighbors and experts to imagine and discuss solutions to community challenges. Visualize better streets and transit, bike lanes, inclusive design, walkable streets, parking rethink, and more! Zoom presentations include:
- Building Transit Supportive Communities - Matt Miller
- A Bike Lane on the Avenue - The Risk and Rewards - Joey Juhasz-Lukomski
- Imagining and Inspiring Inclusion - Tina Sanchez
- Parking - Re-imagining Our Relationship to the Automobile - Jeff Mitchem
- Connecting People with Transit- Potential Pedestrian Improvements - Caitlin Brooks & Claire Grasty
Wednesday, May 26, 10:00 a.m. or 11:30 a.m.
SCORE-How To License Your Intellectual Property (Patents, Copyrights, & Trademarks)
This Webinar will explore the fundamentals of how to license intellectual properties either to or from other companies. It will provide you an understanding of the terminology, the available resources, costs, timing and rules of thumb necessary for optimizing the value of your IP. Technical, legal, financial and practical issues will be explored from a business perspective.
Thursday, May 27, 9:00 a.m.
Join WEV to Connect, Collaborate, and Learn at our monthly meet-up/community empowerment group, Strong Women, Strong Coffee. Grab your favorite morning brew and log on at 9:00 am. Enjoy the opportunity to share, listen and support one another in reaching your business goals. This month’s special guest is Lindsey Carnett, CEO & President of Marketing Maven. Lindsey was featured in the Forbes Most Powerful Women Business Leader issue and is a WEV Spirit of Entrepreneurship Award winner in the Communications & Media Category. Lindsey will share 5 Marketing Tips for small business owners to elevate their brand.
- Additional meeting dates: 6.18, 7.16, 8.20, 9.17, 10.15
Tuesday, June 1, 7:00 - 8:30pm
WCDC - Is Density Our Destiny?
- How Historic Patterns Can Inform Our Future Strategy - Nick Dietch
- The Housing Authority’s Westside Projects - Karen Flock
- Striking a Balance: Home Types Do Mix - Claudia Armann
- Let's Do It Ourselves - Local Small-Scale Housing - Roy Prince & Clay Downing
Tuesday, June 8, 7:00 - 8:30pm
WCDC - Mission Possible: Affordable Housing
Zoom presentations include:
- Anti-Displacement Strategies - Veronica Garcia
- Creative Strategies to Become a Homeowner - Chantelle Limón
- Housing is a Human Right: Strengthening Renter Protections - Lucas Zucker
- ADUs For All- Design & Policy Ideas - Vina Lustado & Jeff Mitchem design & policy
Wednesday, June 9, 10:30 a.m.
SCORE-Paid Advertising Tactics Every Business Owner Should Know
Learn the basics of successful paid advertising strategies and how to drive new leads for your business. Online marketing is constantly evolving, which can make it difficult for your business to keep up. In this webinar, we will break down the different paid ad campaigns by platform with best practices you can use to get the most out of your marketing dollars.
Tuesday, June 15, 10:30 a.m
SCORE-How To Start & Grow A Profitable Consulting Business
If you are a Consultant, or are considering becoming one, this webinar is for you.
It doesn't matter what your specialty is: business management, social media marketing, information technology, security, personal image and credibility, and more. In just a few hours, you will learn powerful tips and strategies you can use right away, to attract, win and retain more of the most valuable clients.
Wednesday, June 16, 10:30 a.m.
SCORE-The Pros and Cons of Franchise Ownership: Is it the Right Option for You?
Have you ever thought about owning a business, but didn’t know where to start? Join SCORE for an informative workshop where you’ll learn about the challenges and benefits of owning a franchise from an experienced franchise consultant. Arm yourself with information and learn if franchising is the right opportunity for you.
Wednesday, June 23, 10:30 a.m.
SCORE-Email and Social Media Marketing That Get Results
Provide an overview of how today’s online marketing tools can work for your business/organization. You will learn how Email Marketing and Social Media can work together to create a powerful system for your marketing campaigns
Mondays, Wednesdays & Friday @ 3:00 pm
COVID-19 Information For Small Business
The SBDC is providing webinars on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays for the Small Business Community on information as it relates to funding information during the COVID-19 pandemic. We will be discussing the Economic Injury Disaster Loan, Payroll Protection Program, Disaster Bridge Loan, 7a Forgiveness Program, and other funding opportunities for your business. Information is changing and updating daily and we want to make sure Small Business owners are being provided the most up to date factual information as to what is available for funding.
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- Click HERE for additional live and recorded WEV webinars