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Community Education Non-Credit Classes - Winter 2018
Small Business Development Ctr

 

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CRN Dates Days Time Instructor Bldg/Rm Cost Availability
10 Steps to Launching a Successful Website
33505 15-FEB-2018 Th 06:00p-09:00p McClain, L DCA/303
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 49.50 Open
10 Steps to Launching a Successful Website This class will walk you through a 10-step action plan to create a website that is built for your unique customer and is profit-driven for your business. From detailed planning of an impactful design, to features, functions, and budgeting, you’ll get a roadmap from conception to launch. This course will also show you how to integrate a website into your other marketing strategies, so you can work less while making a greater impact. ~Laura McClain
Advanced Notary Seminar
33439 14-MAR-2018 W 08:00a-12:30p Wrosch, Th 16/208
Building 16 -
4000 E 30th Avenue
Building 16
Eugene, OR 97405-0640
$ .00 Open
Advanced Notary Seminar This advanced class covers such areas as employee notary issues, comparing signatures and ID, notary and elder abuse fraud, and journaling witnesses. Experienced notaries only, please register on-line at: http://notsem.sos.state.or.us/ ~Heather Wilson
All Businesses Need Capital
33506 15-FEB-2018 Th 05:30p-07:00p Wong, Roge DCA/312
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 25.00 Open
All Businesses Need Capital Whether you are starting from scratch or you need $1M to expand your production line, you need to know how to fund your business. This is a short, practical beginning course in business capital. ~Roger Wong
Basic Notary Seminar
33437 21-FEB-2018 W 12:00p-04:30p Wrosch, Th 16/208
Building 16 -
4000 E 30th Avenue
Building 16
Eugene, OR 97405-0640
$ .00 Open
Basic Notary Seminar Refresh your notary knowledge and get answers to your questions by attending a Secretary of State sponsored seminar for current and future notaries public. Topics include: what a notary is, responsibilities and liabilities, how to notarize, notary certificates, and maintaining the notary journal. Register on-line at: http://notsem.sos.state.or.us/ ~Heather Wilson
Business Branding 101
33504 01-FEB-2018 Th 06:00p-08:00p McClain, L DCA/316
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 45.00 Open
Business Branding 101 Branding goes beyond your business graphics and logo. In this class you’ll learn the primary elements of a business brand and the key steps to developing an image, culture, and mission that are unique to your business. Learn how consistent, strategic brand management helps you stand out in your industry and create powerful, loyal connections with your customers. ~Laura McClain
Buyer's Guide to Business & Franchise Ownership
33564 13-MAR-2018 Tu 03:00p-04:30p Nicol, Bla DCA/312
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ .00 Open
Buyer’s Guide to Business & Franchise Ownership If you want to “be your own boss,” then business/franchise ownership might be for you. We’ll discuss: pros and cons of business ownership, three entrepreneurial paths that can help you reach your goals, how to control your own career, opportunities to start a business with a turnkey approach and the option of running a business on the side. Free access to the B.E.S.T. (Business Evaluation & Suitability Test) provided to all who register. ~Emily Anderson
Confidence Building for Women Entrepreneurs
33510 15-MAR-2018 Th 06:00p-08:00p McClain, L DCA/312
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 45.00 Open
Confidence Building for Women Entrepreneurs What would you be doing differently in your business if you had more confidence? Find out what is holding you back and what can propel you forward in this fun, action-focused workshop for women entrepreneurs. You’ll walk away with a fresh mindset and a bag of tools to grow your confidence in networking, decision-making and leadership. ~Laura McClain
Contractors Certification Prep Class
33563 16-MAR-2018 F 09:00a-04:30p Hines, Dan DCA/303
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ .00 Open
  17-MAR-2018 Sa 09:00a-04:30p   DCA/303
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  17-MAR-2018 Sa 09:00a-04:30p   DCA/303
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
Contractors Certification Preparation Course This class focuses on completing the state curriculum necessary to take the Oregon Construction Contractor’s exam. Testing for the state exam is scheduled separately (additional fee required) and takes place on an alternate date. To register for class please contact Dan or Sue Hines at MoneyWise Co. at 1.888.458.0846 or dan@moneywiseco.com. ~Dan Hines
Contractors Certification Preparation Course
33561 17-JAN-2018 W 09:00a-04:30p Hines, Dan DCA/303
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ .00 Open
  18-JAN-2018 Th 09:00a-04:30p   DCA/303
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  18-JAN-2018 Th 09:00a-04:30p   DCA/303
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
Contractors Certification Preparation Course This class focuses on completing the state cirriculum necessary to take the Oregon Construction Contractor's exam. Testing for the state exam is scheduled separately and takes place on an alternate date. To register for class contact Dan Hines (MoneyWiseco) 888.458.0846 or email: dan@moneywiseco.com ~Dan Hines
33562 16-FEB-2018 F 09:00a-04:30p Hines, Dan DCA/303
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ .00 Open
  17-FEB-2018 Sa 09:00a-04:30p   DCA/303
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  17-FEB-2018 Sa 09:00a-04:30p   DCA/303
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
Contractors Certification Preparation Course This class focuses on completing the state curriculum necessary to take the Oregon Construction Contractor’s exam. Testing for the state exam is scheduled separately (additional fee required) and takes place on an alternate date. To register for class please contact Dan or Sue Hines at MoneyWise Co. at 1.888.458.0846 or dan@moneywiseco.com. ~Dan Hines
Facebook Advertising and Promotions
33469 15-FEB-2018 Th 06:00p-08:00p Orkin, Kal DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 45.00 Open
Facebook Advertising and Promotions This class is for savvy Facebook users who want to get started in advertising. We’ll talk about the mechanics of the platform, writing, photography, basic design, and the path to conversation. Please come with an active business page and login information. We will create ads live during the class. ~Kali Kardas
Food & Beverage Operations
33410 06-MAR-2018 Tu 03:00p-04:30p Wong, Roge DCA/312
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 99.00 Open
  20-MAR-2018 Tu 03:00p-04:30p   DCA/312
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  20-MAR-2018 Tu 03:00p-04:30p   DCA/312
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
Food & Beverage Operations Learn everything you need to know about operating a food and beverage small business. The class covers business planning, food cost control and menu mangement. Learn to run your busines more efficiently by identifying priorties, focusing on your strengths and implementing solutions. ~Roger Wong
Fundamentals of Business Bookkeeping
33383 13-FEB-2018 Tu 12:00p-02:00p Penegor, S DCA/308
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 45.00 Open
Fundamentals of Business Bookkeeping ~Understand the difference between an asset and revenue. Learn about the different bookkeeping forms and why they are used. Can't I just hire someone who knows this stuff? Get the answer to that question and more. ~Penegor
Getting Started with Facebook for Business
33468 18-JAN-2018 Th 06:00p-08:00p Orkin, Kal DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 45.00 Open
Getting Started with Facebook for Business Set up your business page, make a cover photo, and look at your page insights. Please come with an active facebook account and know your login information. We will be doing live lessons in the computer lab. ~Kali Kardas
How to Create Ads and Social Media Graphics Using Canva
33511 01-MAR-2018 Th 06:00p-08:00p McClain, L DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 45.00 Open
How to Create Ads & Social Media Graphics Using Canva Are you looking for an easy way to create online ads or social media posts without having to learn a complicated graphics program? Canva, a free online too and could be the perfect solution to your in-house marketing needs. Learn how you can use Canva’s built-in fonts, stock photos, illustrations, and pre-sized templates to design everything from social media ads, covers, and posts, to flyers, reports, and newsletters. You’ll also learn what makes a good design and how it can help solidify your brand. ~Laura McClain
Human Resource Essentials Course
33987 11-JAN-2018 to 08-FEB-2018 Th 04:00p-07:00p Carr, Denn 02/212
Building 2 -
4000 E 30th Avenue
Building 2
Eugene, OR 97405-0640
$ .00 Open
HR Essentials Course Human Resource Essentials Course This class is designed to prepare participants for success in a wide variety of general human resource assignments. This class is also an excellent introduction for supervisors and managers concerning general human resource practices. The class provides 15 hours of supported instruction using standard SHRM HR Essentials curriculum supported by one-to-one student/instructor consultations. A $50 late fee will be applied to registrations that are received after December 18, 2017 ~Carr
Introduction to Business Plan Concepts
33411 17-JAN-2018 W 03:00p-05:00p Wong, Roge DCA/312
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 45.00 Open
Introduction to Business Plan Concepts Your business plan is the DNA of your business and the single most important tool for successfully starting and operating your business. It is necessary for bank financing and acts as your "road map." Whether you are starting the planning process, stuck in the middle or just want to be sure your are headed in the right direction, this workshop will bring your business to life. ~Roger Wong
Marketing Concepts ~ 'What We Learned from the Mad Men'
33565 13-FEB-2018 to 20-MAR-2018 Tu 06:00p-08:00p Bullock, P DCA/312
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 199.00 Open
Marketing Concepts ~ 'What We Learned from the Mad Men' ~Paul Bullock
QuickBooks for Business-Concepts
33382 16-JAN-2018 to 06-MAR-2018 Tu 09:00a-12:00p Butler, Jo DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 359.00 Open
QuickBooks for Business Concepts ~Learn how to use QuickBooks software to better manage your business in an interactive, hands-on environment. Our certified Quickbooks ProAdvisor will answer your questions and provide an overview of many common topics that small business owner's encounter, including creating multiple company files, tracking income and expenses, assessing finance charges and overdue balances, payroll functions and more. A USB flash drive will be provided
Ready, Set, Start Your Business
33379 09-JAN-2018 Tu 11:00a-01:00p Penegor, S DCA/312
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 19.00 Open
33380 06-FEB-2018 Tu 03:00p-05:00p Penegor, S DCA/312
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 19.00 Open
33381 21-MAR-2018 W 05:00p-07:00p Penegor, S DCA/312
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 19.00 Open
Ready, Set, Start Your Business ~Begin your business the right way! Cover the basics in two hours and decide if running a business is right for you. We recommend attending this class before scheduling your first advising appointment. ~Penegor
Selling On Etsy ~ Advanced
33473 22-FEB-2018 Th 05:00p-07:00p Brabham, C DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 45.00 Open
Selling on Etsy—Advanced Having a successful Etsy shop requires more than listing great items and waiting for sales. If you’re ready to take your Etsy shop to the next level this class is for you. We will discuss promotional strategies such as renewing, promoted listings, Google shopping, advertising with social media, customer service, reviews, and more that will get your shop out there, and in front of your ideal customers. ~Casie Brabham
Selling On Etsy ~ Getting Started
33472 08-FEB-2018 Th 05:00p-07:00p Brabham, C DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 45.00 Open
Selling on Etsy—Getting Started Etsy is a worldwide online marketplace where you can sell your handmade, vintage, or craft supply products. With 25 million buyers (as of May 2016) you can’t afford to not have a shop on Etsy. Even if you have your own website, Etsy is a great supplement for making additional sales, and driving more traffic to your site. This workshop will take you through the basics of setting up shop on Etsy, as well as go through the process of creating successful listings. ~Casie Brabham
YouTube Video Marketing - Made Simple
33507 08-MAR-2018 Th 05:00p-07:00p Brabham, C DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 99.00 Open
  15-MAR-2018 Th 05:00p-07:00p   DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  15-MAR-2018 Th 05:00p-07:00p   DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  15-MAR-2018 Th 05:00p-07:00p   DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  22-MAR-2018 Th 05:00p-07:00p   DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  22-MAR-2018 Th 05:00p-07:00p   DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  22-MAR-2018 Th 05:00p-07:00p   DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
YouTube Video Marketing - Made Simple If your marketing plan does not include YouTube, you are missing out on a potentially huge market. Start today and take our three-part YouTube video marketing series to learn how to make simple and effective videos in a short amount of time. Smart phone required. ~Casie Brabham
Your Business Plan Accelerator
33413 24-JAN-2018 W 03:00p-05:30p Wong, Roge DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
$ 175.00 Open
  07-FEB-2018 W 03:00p-05:30p   DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  07-FEB-2018 W 03:00p-05:30p   DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  07-FEB-2018 W 03:00p-05:30p   DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  21-FEB-2018 W 03:00p-05:30p   DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  21-FEB-2018 W 03:00p-05:30p   DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  21-FEB-2018 W 03:00p-05:30p   DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  07-MAR-2018 W 03:00p-05:30p   DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  07-MAR-2018 W 03:00p-05:30p   DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
  07-MAR-2018 W 03:00p-05:30p   DCA/220
Mary Spilde Downtown Center
101 W 10th Street
Eugene, OR 97401
   
Your Business Plan Accelerator Committing your idea to paper in form of a business plan not only increases your chances of obtaining financing, but keeps your business strategically focused. Instructor and peer support will guide you through all the components of competing a business plan. ~Roger Wong

NOTE: While every effort is made to ensure its accuracy, this schedule is not an irrevocable contract and changes may occur as classes are added or cancelled.
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