Workshop Wednesday Schedule

Wednesday 13th

WORKSHOPS & SCHEDULES SUBJECT TO CHANGE UP UNTIL 2 MONTHS BEFORE EVENT!

Business Planning Workshops

Room 1
8:45 – 9:30 AM Revisiting A Business Plan Not A Vision Board Katrice Johnson
9:45 – 10:30 AMWriting A Business PlanKatrice Johnson
10:45 – 11:30 AM Business Model Canvas
11:45 – 12:30 PM SWOT or SQUAT Analysis Katrice Johnson
12:45 – 1:30 PM Reorganizing Your Business TBD
1:45 – 2:30 PMDoing Business With A Non-Traditional ApproachLloyd Reshard
2:45 – 3:30 PM Creating Workable Infrastructure for Small Businesses TBD
3:45 – 4:30 PM Measuring Performances in Small Business TBD

Business Owners Leadership & Their Team

Room 2
8:45 – 9:30 AM  Leadership, Communication, Organizational  Skills & Professionalism Barbara Britt
9:45 – 10:30 AMHow to Inspire Your Employees & Yourself to Innovate TBD
10:45 – 11:30 AMA Powerful Way to Develop Empathy Using Creativity Tools TBD
11:45 – 12:30 PM Getting over Creative Blocks & Reaching Creative Potential TBD
12:45 – 1:30 PM Creativity and Problem Solving & Teamwork Robert Foster
1:45 – 2:30 PMCreativity & TeamworkTBD
2:45 – 3:30 PMTBDTBD
3:45 – 4:30 PMMicromanaging is BAD!Dr. Ava Jones

Entrepreneurship

Room 3
8:45 – 9:30 AMSocial EntrepreneurshipJames Sparks
9:45 – 10:30 AMHow To Protect Your Business In Natural DisasterTBD
10:45 – 11:30 AMThe Danger of Growing Too FastPatrick Rooney
11:45 – 12:30 PMDream Big In BusinessTBD
12:45 – 1:30 PMWorking Your Business From HomeTBD
1:45 – 2:30 PMThe Power of Being MentoredTBD
2:45 – 3:30 PMTBDTBD
3:45 – 4:30 PMPromoting YOU!TBD

Government Workshops

Room 4
8:45 – 9:30 AMSBA Programs & Services Rosiland Bryant
9:45 – 10:30 AM Workman’s Comp for Small Business Chris Byres
10:45 – 11:30 AMExporting 101Andrea Moore
11:45 – 12:30 PMDoing Business with the VAJanice Ellison
12:45 – 1:30 PMCertification for Women/Minority/Veteran BusinessDale Smith
1:45 – 2:30 PMDoing Business with North West Florida State CollegeDedria Lunderman
2:45 – 3:30 PMDoing Business With GSAChasity Ash
3:45 – 4:30 PMDoing Business with Santa Rosa CountyJames Walters

Business Needs

Room 5
8:45 – 9:30 AMTrademarking Your BusinessTBD
9:45 – 10:30 AMPatents for your businessJ. Nevin Shaffer
10:45 – 11:30 AMHow to Pitch Your Business to ClientsTBD
11:45 – 12:30 PMFine Tuning Your BusinessTBD
12:45 – 1:30 PMBeing an Influencer with Millenials As EmployeesTBD
1:45 – 2:30 PMTBDTBD
2:45 – 3:30 PMTBDTBD
3:45 – 4:30 PMTBDTBD

Business & Finances

room 6
8:45 – 9:30 AMSmall Business & RetirementKenny Bryant
9:45 – 10:30 AMYour Business & TaxesPatrick Rooney
10:45 – 11:30 AMWorking with Crowdfunding TBD
11:45 – 12:30 PMHow To Secure A Business Loan Rosalind Bryant
12:45 – 1:30 PM Small Business creative ways to build revenue in your business TBD
1:45 – 2:30 PMHow To Write A Grant for Small Business TBD
2:45 – 3:30 PMEstablishing Business Credit Patrick Rooney
3:45 – 4:30 PMAre You Protecting Your Personal Assets? Erin Wilmer

Just For Non-Profits

Room 7
8:45 – 9:30 PMHow to Become & Set Up A Non-ProfitDr. Jessica Griffen
9:45 – 10:30 AMForm 1023Dr. Jessica Griffen
10:45 – 11:30 AMBuilding An Effective Communication TeamTBD
11:45 – 12:30 PM Developing a Strategic Plan for Your OrganizationTBD
12:45 – 1:30 PMHow to get tax exempt statusDr. Jessica Griffen
1:45 – 2:30 PM Grant Writing Basics for Non ProfitsTBD
2:45 – 3:30 PM Researching and Approaching GrantmakersTBD
3:45 – 4:30 PMNon-Profits Creative FundraisingTBD

Online Technology & Your Business

Room 8
8:45 – 9:30 AMCybersecurityTBD
9:45 – 10:30 AMIntegrating Business TechnologyLloyd Reshard
10:45 – 11:30 AMWebsitesTBD
11:45 – 12:30 PM Google Adwords & Analytics, Bing, Yahoo SEO ListingsTBD
12:45 – 1:30 PM Mastering Social Media and Sales TBD
1:45 – 2:30 PM Connecting to Clients Nationally TBD
2:45 – 3:30 PM Digital MarketingTBD
3:45 – 4:30 PMYour Business & Your Online ReputationTBD

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