Pinellas County

Business Workshops  

February, 2019
Starting a Business
Feb. 1
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

The best way to get started! Receive information on the necessary licenses, permits, legal documents and requirements to do business in the State of Florida. Learn to refine your ideas into a plan for success.

$10
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Pinellas County Contract Compliance Management System - B2G
Feb. 5
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

This is an introduction to the new Pinellas County Contract Compliance Management System, B2G, for vendors. This workshop will cover system functions including using the dashboard, system navigation and purpose by entering sub-contractors information, payments and reporting.

Free
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SBA Loans & Services
Feb. 8
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Meet Charles Long to receive an overview of the Federal Small Business Administration's loans and services programs for small businesses.

Free
How to Do Business with Pinellas County Government
Feb. 12
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Get a general overview of the organizational structure, sourcing methods and tips for doing business with the Board County departments and online resources. Presented by the Board of County Commissioners Purchasing Department.

Intro to Marketing
Feb. 15
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

We can show you how to find more of the right customers and increase sales using the most cost effective marketing strategies. 

Pinellas County Contract Compliance Management System - B2G
Feb. 19
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

This is an introduction to the new Pinellas County Contract Compliance Management System, B2G, for vendors. This workshop will cover system functions including using the dashboard, system navigation and purpose by entering sub-contractors information, payments and reporting.

Free
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Financing When It Counts
Feb. 21
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Financing Your Business as a prospective or existing business owner? learn how to acquire an existing business, finance a start-up business and/or finance the expansion or growth of your existing business.

Free
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Social Media Marketing
Feb. 22
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Be more effective with your use of social media. Get an overview of successful strategies for Facebook, Instagram, Google My Business, YouTube, Trip Advisor, Yelp, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

Selling to the Federal Government
Feb. 26
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Sell to the Federal Government! This class will provide information on how to register with the Federal Government, how to located federal opportunities, and the steps necessary to access federal business certification programs.

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The Florida Small Business Development Center at Pinellas County offers business training, counseling, referrals and resources. Workshops held at the Center fill quickly and advanced registration is requested. Classes are cancelled on holidays or any day county offices are closed.

 

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Contact Information

 

(727) 453-7200

13805 58th Street N.
Suite 1-200
Clearwater, FL 33760


The FSBDC at Pinellas County Economic Development is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Institution. For disability accommodations please contact St. Petersburg College Security at (727) 791-2560  a minimum of five days in advance.
 
The FSBDC at Pinellas County Economic Development is a member of the Florida SBDC Network, a statewide service network funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.   All opinions, conclusions, or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.