Career & Entrepreneurship Center

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Career & Entrepreneurship Center

Upcoming Events


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SPC's Career Services offers free workshops, job fairs and other events. See SPC Career Services Events.

The event information provided is updated regularly, but these events are not managed by SPC. Students are encouraged to confirm event times, locations and costs prior to attendance.

How to Research and Plan for Your Business
Tuesday, September 27th; 5:30-8PM
Description: Starting at 5:30, a representative of the St. Petersburg Library System will discuss free access to premium business databases for industry, market and demographic information critical to your business plan. Following this, a presentation that covers the importance of a business plan, what kind you need and its major elements will be given by a SCORE representative. After the workshop, you will be able to start writing a business plan and make an appointment with a business counselor to guide you through the process.
Where: The Greenhouse. 440 2nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
FREE | To Register, click here.

SCORE Advanced QuickBooks (Q&A)
Tuesday, September 27th; 6:30-8:30PM
Description: If you want to run a profitable business, you need access to complete and accurate information about your finances. QuickBooks is a powerful tool for managing your business finances. This workshop is for advanced QuickBooks users who are having difficulties with specific QuickBooks applications, and/or have tax questions that may not be covered by basic and intermediate workshops
Where: The Greenhouse. 440 2nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
FREE | To Register, click here.

1 Million Cups (1MC) St. Petersburg
Wednesday, September 28th; 9-10AM
Description:
Each week, Kaufman Foundation’s 1MC program offers two local entrepreneurs an opportunity to present their start-up to a diverse audience of mentors, advisors and entrepreneurs.
Where: The Greenhouse. 440 2nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
FREE |
Register to Attend.

Introduction to Business Financing
Wednesday, September 28th; 2-3PM
Description: What documentation is required when accessing capital? What are some capital access programs available to small businesses? Representatives from two financial institutions will address questions like these, outline requirements in applying for a loan and will offer best practices to help you with your business plan presentation to lenders. Various SBA loan programs will also be discussed.
Where: The Greenhouse. 440 2nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
FREE | To Register, click here.

SCORE Franchising 101: Exploring the Myths and Facts
Wednesday, September 28th 6-8PM
Description: Learn about options in the franchise world, the benefits and how to find the right franchise.
Where: The Greenhouse. 440 2nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
FREE | To Register, click here.

SCORE Sales 101: How to Close Deals and Make Money
Thursday, September 29th; 6-8PM
Description: Becoming a master at selling your product and getting clients to buy can be a challenging task for many small business owners. Join us for an intense two-hour workshop focused on how to sell your product. Learn how to determine distribution channels, evaluate your sales process, build a sales team and motivate them using sales tools and much more!
Where: The Greenhouse. 440 2nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
FREE | Please RSVP to Attend.