Local Workshops

This Saturday!

7th Annual Small Business Expo

Sponsored by Princeton SCORE and the Princeton Public Library

To kick off National Small Business Week, Princeton SCORE and The Princeton Public Library are hosting their 7th Annual Princeton Area Small Business Expo on Saturday May 2, 2015, from 10 AM to 3 PM at the Princeton Public Library, located at 65 Witherspoon Street in Princeton. The Business Expo connects small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs with the local resources they need to be successful.

This year's event has been expanded to feature a keynote speaker, Prof. Mung Chiang, Chairman of the Princeton University Entrepreneurship Advisory Committee, speaking on the "Four Myths about Start-ups", along with four educational workshops on business planning, sources of funding for small businesses, promoting your small business, and social media marketing.

Exhibits will be open to attendees from Noon to 3 PM. 

Attendees will be able to talk with local businesses and government agencies on topics such as banking, financing, insurance, legal services, accounting, online marketing, franchising, and more. They will also have the opportunity to speak with Certified Business Mentors to learn about the free programs available from Princeton SCORE. 

Seminars will be at 11:00 AM and 1:30 PM:

  • How to Develop a Business Plan (11 AM)
  • Sources of Funding for Small Businesses (1:30 PM)
  • Social Media Marketing (11 AM)
  • Promoting Your Small Business (1:30 PM)

 

Seminar space is limited - register for these sessions below/

Chapter Events

Event
May 2, 2015
11:00am - 12:30pm EDT
Princeton, NJ
Small Business Expo - How to Develop a Business Plan
Description: A solid business plan is your road map to success and a critical tool for funding. It will help you get everything that's in your head onto paper, forcing you to face the...
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May 2, 2015
11:00am - 12:30pm EDT
Princeton, NJ
Small Business Expo - Social Media Marketing
Description: Social media can be a great way to promote your business or it can be a big waste of time. The key is to choose the social media platforms that are right for your business and use...
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May 2, 2015
1:30pm - 3:00pm EDT
Princeton, NJ
Small Business Expo - Sources of Funding for Small Businesses
Every day the US Small Business Administration and our nationwide network of partners help millions of budding entrepreneurs and established business owners “Start, Grow, and Succeed.”...
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May 2, 2015
1:30pm - 3:00pm EDT
Princeton, NJ
Small Business Expo - Promoting Your Small Business
There are many ways to promote a small business, but you have limited resources.  How do you choose which are right for you? Description:  To answer this question, we start...
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May 5, 2015
6:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Parlin, NJ
Business Structure and Entrepreneurship Q & A
Having the knowledge and resources on how to start a business is critical to the new entrepreneur.  This Q & A session will help you get all your questions answered and provide you with a...
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May 16, 2015
10:30am - 1:00pm EDT
Princeton, NJ
QuickBooks in the Cloud
Description: This workshop provides basic training in the use of QuickBooks accounting software on the cloud.  Through a lecture and demonstration format, you’ll get an overview...
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May 18, 2015
6:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
East Brunswick, NJ
Starting & Running a Home-Based Business
Description:  Starting a home-based business has unique characteristics and challenges, yet it’s becoming a highly lucrative way to start a business in today's economy.  With...
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Jun 16, 2015
6:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
Princeton, NJ
Exploring Global Markets for Small Business
Are you considering launching or expanding a business to include international markets?  Understanding international business is vital for any new or existing firm planning to go global....
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Jun 20, 2015
10:30am - 1:00pm EDT
Princeton, NJ
Quickbooks in the Cloud
Description: This workshop provides basic training in the use of QuickBooks accounting software on the cloud. Through a lecture and demonstration format, you’ll get an overview of how to effectively...
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Jun 23, 2015
6:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
Monmouth Junction , NJ
Starting a Home-Based Business
Description: Starting a home-based business has unique characteristics and challenges, yet it's become a highly lucrative way to start a business in today's economy.  With low...
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