Career & Entrepreneurship Center

  CEC at St. Petersburg College

Career & Entrepreneurship Center

Upcoming Events


  • SPC Events
  • Other Events


Your Life. Your Money. Right Now.
Young MoneyL!VE
Tuesday, April 15; 12:30-1:30pm

Description: Fun giveaways and conversations about your money. Young Money founder, Todd Romer presents “The 5 Simple Steps to Create Financial Health and Wealth Now”.
Where: Seminole Campus, Digitorium
Chance to win a $25 gift card through free raffle immediately following presentation

Doing Business with Pinellas County for Existing Businesses
Tuesday April 22; 12-2PM

Description: Pinellas County’s Small Business Enterprise gives local small businesses opportunities to participate in the competitive process for County contracts.
Where: Pinellas County Economic Development, EpiCenter 13805 58th Street North, Largo, FL 33760
FREE | Click to Register.

4th Annual Business Plan & Elevator Pitch Competition
Thursday, April 24; 6:30-8:30PM
Seminole Campus, Digitorium
Join us for the 4th annual college-wide competition where SPC students will receive $10,000 in prizes for their great ideas, business plans and elevator pitches!
Please contact our staff at competition@spcollege.edu for more details.

SBA Loans & Services for New and Existing Businesses
Tuesday, April 29; 1-3PM

Description: Learn detailed information on SBA loan requirements and receive update on current programs and services.  Meet Robert Chavarria, SBA Senior Area Manager. 
Where: EpiCenter 13805 58th Street North, Largo, FL 33760
$10. | Please RSVP to Attend.

     

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.

SCORE Business Start-up Basics
Tuesday, April 15; 6-8PM

Description: Covers concept, feasibility, marketing, business planning, financing and licensing issues.
Where: GREENHOUSE - (Formerly Business Assistance Center) 440 2nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
FREE | Call location to register. Phone: 727-893-7146

1 Million Cups St. Petersburg
Wednesday, April 16; 9-10AM (future dates of April 23rd and 30th)

Description:
Join new weekly gathering to educate and connect entrepreneurs.
Where: St. Petersburg Greenhouse, 440 2nd Ave N, St Petersburg, FL
FREE | Register to Attend
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QuickBooks Basics
Wednesday, April 16; 6-8PM
Description:A hands-on workshop for new QuickBooks users. Learn the importance of financial management software, including selecting a version that works best for you, getting started. utilizing QB tutorials and navigating.
Where: GREENHOUSE - (Formerly Business Assistance Center) 440 2nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
FREE | Call location to register. Phone: 727-893-7146

Green Tech Meetup
NEW monthly event hosted by Tampa Bay Innovation Center
Thursday, April 17; 5-7PM

Description: Two hour happy hour each month with all of your green tech friends. Green Tech meetup is open to all and all are welcome!This is an informal opportunity for individuals in green energy, marines science and sustainability fields to network with one another and share their experiences and challenges.
Where: Green Bench Brewing Co. 1133 Baum Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL
Please RSVP to Attend.

Intermediate QuickBooks PT3: Estimates, Invoice Payments, Invoice Customization
Thursday, April 17; 6-8PM

Description: Hands on seminar. Learn to invoice payments, accruals and financial reports. Some QB experience is recommended.
Where: GREENHOUSE - (Formerly Business Assistance Center) 440 2nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
FREE | Call location to register. Phone: 727-893-7146

SCORE Going into Business Workshop
Saturday, April 19; 9AM-12PM

Description: Workshop covering in depth important topics of starting up a new business.
Where: SCORE Training Center, Corporate Square Building 400. 7402 N 56th St, Suite 425, Tampa 33617
$35. | Please RSVP to Attend.

1 Million Cups St. Petersburg
Wednesday, April 23; 9-10AM (future date of April 30th)

Description:
Join new weekly gathering to educate and connect entrepreneurs.
Where: St. Petersburg Greenhouse, 440 2nd Ave N, St Petersburg, FL
FREE | Register to Attend
.

Elements of a Marketing Plan
Wednesday, April 23; 6-8PM

Description: Learn your target market, competition, business environment, and how to write and implement a marketing plan.
Where: GREENHOUSE - (Formerly Business Assistance Center) 440 2nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
FREE | Call location to register. Phone: 727-893-7146

Introduction to Business Taxes
Thursday, April 24; 6-8PM

Description: Learn recent business tax law changes, how to handle business profits/losses, possible tax-filing deadlines, commonly missed tax deductions, how to avoid common IRS penalties for startups, and strategies to keep more of your hard-earned income. This workshop is geared toward both current and aspiring small business owners.
Where: GREENHOUSE - (Formerly Business Assistance Center) 440 2nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
FREE | Call location to register. Phone: 727-893-7146

SCORE Sales and Marketing Workshop
Saturday, April 26; 9AM-12PM

Description: Improve your traditional and internet sales and marketing skills to help grow your business.
Where: SCORE Training Center, Corporate Square Building 400. 7402 N 56th St, Suite 425, Tampa 33617
$35. | Please RSVP to Attend.

SCORE Creating Your Web Presence
Tuesday, April 29; 6-8PM

Where: GREENHOUSE - (Formerly Business Assistance Center) 440 2nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
$20 | Click to Register and Pay.

1 Million Cups St. Petersburg
Wednesday, April 30; 9-10AM

Description:
Join new weekly gathering to educate and connect entrepreneurs.
Where: St. Petersburg Greenhouse, 440 2nd Ave N, St Petersburg, FL
FREE | Register to Attend
.