SBA Seminar Explores Funding Your Startup

From the January 10, 2018 Small Business Administration (SBA)  bulletin Five Ways to Fund Your Startup What are some ways to get funding as a startup with little to no business history? According to a report, the vast majority of startup funds – 82 percent – come from a combination of the entrepreneur’s own funds, family and friends. Other than family and friends, the following are five […] Read more »

SBA offers FREE two-day entrepreneurship workshop for military Veterans & spouses:

Boots to Business Reboot March 24-25, 8am-4pm Bates Technical College, 1101 S Yakima Ave, Tacoma WA Register: Owning a Veteran-Owned Small Business Veterans have the character, discipline, and skills needed to succeed as small business owners and entrepreneurs. Wondering what it takes and how you can prepare? Enroll in Boots to Business Reboot. About Boots to Business Reboot Boots to Business Reboot is a […] Read more »

More veteran-focused business events

SBA Live! Veterans Special: Resources Especially for Veterans Tuesday, Nov. 3 | 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Call in to listen to this radio talk show format broadcast. Dial 1 (888) 844-9904 | Enter code 5547756# Click here for more information. Boost Your Business with Facebook Tuesday, Nov. 10 | 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Tacoma, WA Learn from community leaders and Facebook small business […] Read more »

SBA offers two financing workshops

Access to capital and access to free resources … both vital to your business success. Join us for the following two workshops to get connected to the financing and resources that will help your business grow. How to Get Money for Your Business Thursday, October 1 12 to 1 p.m. Online webinar Learn the basics in this hard-hitting, one-hour webinar presentation covering how to finance […] Read more »

Government Contracting: New Resources & Workshops

Interested in contracting with the government? Check out these upcoming workshops and resources. Updated NAVFAC NW Prime Contractors NAVFAC 2015 Industry Day Presentation New Venture Women Veteran Entrepreneur Boot Camp Proposal Writing and Pricing Strategies for Government Contractors Contracting Coffee Hour – 1st Wednesday Outreach & Networking Event How To Contract with the Department Of Defense Marketing to the Government: Getting the Most out of […] Read more »

Tribal 8(a) Busines Development Training – Free Webinar

Presented by Cherokee Nation Technology Solutions (CNTS) under contract #SBAHQ-13-C-0021 with the U.S. Small Business Administration Office of Native American Affairs. (SBA ONAA). The purpose of this workshop and the follow-on technical assistance we offer is to provide operational and leadership strategies to build capacity, foster growth and expansion, and ensure sustainability of entity-owned businesses in Native American communities throughout the United States. The focus […] Read more »

More great resources from Startup Washington!

Our partners at the Washington State Department of Commerce provide many great resources for businesses like yours. The state’s new Startup 365 Washington program is designed to keep economic and intellectual wealth in communities throughout Washington and  serves as a clearinghouse for all the information and resources entrepreneurs, start-ups and small businesses need to achieve success. Visit Startup Washington for information and resources including: Fund Local – helping […] Read more »

Have you checked out KEDA’s July Newsletter?

Click here to read KEDA’s July e-newsletter for upcoming events, highlights from our blog, biz opps, and highlights from the Paris Air Show! Click image Read more »

SBA presents free training on SBA 8(a) Business Development Program specific to tribally-owned companies

The Small Business Administration’s’ Office of Native American Affairs (SBA ONAA) will be presenting free training seminars on the SBA 8(a) Business Development Program specific to tribally-owned companies and Native American Entrepreneurs on July 14th and 15th in the Seattle area. SBA ONAA 8(a) Business Development Training Date:   July 14, 2015 Time:    8:30 AM – 4:30 PM Cost: FREE Location: Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort 15347 Suquamish Way […] Read more »

Free training program for SDVOSB and VOSB

The Veteran Institute for Procurement (VIP), a 3- day, 27 hour comprehensive training program designed to accelerate the growth for SDVOSB and VOSB that sell to the Federal Government. The program is 100% free for qualified companies.VIP ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR JUNE 9-11 SESSION The Veteran Institute for Procurement (VIP) is a FREE educational training program for owners, principals and C-level executives of Veteran-owned businesses. VIP is a […] Read more »