WORKSHOPS

Bookkeeping Made Easy 

Set your books up in “Wave” for Free and Join the Monthly follow-up group to improve your bookkeeping and get support. 

Live Presentation, Group involvement looking at numbers, Q&A, followed by ongoing meetings to work through your numbers with the WAVE app 

In this class, participants will: 

  • Set up their bookkeeping system in Wave to streamline procedures and save time 
  • Understand the accounting behind how they set their books up 
  • Customize the system to your business needs 
  • Learn to use the Wave graphs, tables, and infographics to better understand your financial position. 

Tuesday March 12, 2024

11:30 AM- 1: 30 PM

in person and on Zoom 

1670 Market Street, Suite #112 Redding, CA 96001 ( Just the 1st hybrid workshop in March) 

Check in's the 3rd Friday of each Month 12-1:30 PM (March 22nd, April 19th, May 17th, June 21st, July 19th, August 16th, September 20th) 

Check-in's: 3rd Friday 

Free 

Facilitated by: Michael Hough: WBC Advisor Business Development Consultant & Accounting Specialist  

BS in Accountancy MBA, Bachelor's in accounting QuickBooks Pro-Advisor Vistage Executive Leadership Course Graduate QuickBooks ProAdvisor Over 15 years of experience working with businesses in Shasta County. Michael has held various managerial and executive positions in the greater Redding area. Michael has been involved, in an administrative capacity, in all the various stages of the business development cycle, from Startup & Acquisition to Sale & Liquidation. 

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Is Your Business's Financial Future Secure?

This workshop will help you:

  • Learn how to read your profit and loss statements accurately
  •  Identify key trends that maximize profit and minimize loss
  •  Gain the confidence and knowledge to make informed financial decisions for their business
  •  Assess market viability, identify growth opportunities, and/or secure financing.

April 12th, 12-1:15 PM

Zoom  

Free 

Please RSVP

 

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A Mind-Body-Business Mastery Series for Solo and Small Business Entrepreneurs
Transform Your Mind, Transform Your Business

Dates and Time of Sessions:
Biweekly, Mondays

2/12/24-9/23/24
9:00 am –10:00 am
Zoom
Free

Register for 1, some, or all of  our sessions

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Join us for a one-hour informal marketing discussion designed just for you! Each month we feature a different topic

Our Marketing Lab is a virtual meeting that offers a supportive and friendly environment where you'll be able to ask questions, get feedback, and contribute to the conversation.

Each month we'll talk about what actions you can take to strengthen your marketing and effectively communicate with your audience(s). We will start with brief introductions and open the floor for your questions. We offer timely marketing information and resources to support you in your small business marketing journey. Don't miss this chance to network and take your marketing to the next level!

Cost: Free

Where: Zoom

When: 2nd Wednesday of the month at 9:00 AM

Topics:

March 2024: Basic SEO for Beginners: Simple steps to improve your website's visibility without technical overwhelm.

April 2024: Effortless Email Marketing: A straightforward conversation about starting email marketing and list building

May 2024: Personal Branding Made Easy: Building your personal brand in simple steps.

June 2024: Local Marketing on a Shoestring: Low-cost, high-impact marketing tactics for your local community.

July 2024: Networking for the Time-Strapped Entrepreneur: Quick and effective networking strategies.

August 2024: Marketing Automation Basics: How to save time using basic automation tools.

September 2024: Creating a One-Page Marketing Plan: Streamlining your marketing strategy into a single, manageable document. 

Meet the Trainers:

Ashly Miller: WBC Advisor for Online Business Presence & Marketing.

Through her comprehensive approach to brand development, Ashly helps her clients create iconic branding and innovative marketing strategies that resonate with their target audience. She is skilled in full-scan brand development across all media, including visual, digital, and social, and uses a combination of platinum development standards to ensure that every brand she creates is of the highest quality. Whether you're just starting out or looking to take your existing business to the next level, Ashly helps clients achieve their goals with award-winning marketing strategies and a deep understanding of what it takes to build a successful brand and business.

Kate Bourland: WBC Advisor for Digital Business Marketing & Websites

Kate helps overwhelmed business owners find the focus, clarity, and direction needed to build strong businesses. She provides step by step implementation and strategy to demystify the secrets to digital marketing and building online businesses.
With 20+ years of hands-on marketing experience she assists WBC Clients with funnel building & strategy, website development, email marketing, list building, blogging, membership and group coaching program development, affiliate marketing and general marketing.
She holds certifications in email marketing, marketing automation, SEO, Facebook advertising, media buying, and social media.

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Join us for our Monthly Start Up Lab on Zoom! 

In this monthly one-hour group we offer a friendly and casual conversation focused on getting your new business questions answered, highlighting local resources and classes to help you succeed, as well as a facilitated discussion with networking opportunities. 

When: 2nd Monday of the month at 11:30 am 

Cost: Free 

The Startup Lab is a place to...  

  • Network with and get support from other entrepreneurs  
  • Get your business development questions answered  
  • Learn more about upcoming WBC at JEDI workshops, classes, and opportunities   

We will discuss topics such as:  

  • Time management, schedules, calendars 
  • Work/life balance 
  • Simple record keeping 
  • Budgeting strategies, saving for a rainy day or business slump 
  • How to know if you need a business license 
  • Other topics will be covered as the need arises 

Meet Your Facilitator:  

Tola Levison, Business Development-Startup and Asset Building Specialist 

Tola is a highly experienced microenterprise business advisor from Northern California. With over a decade of experience, Tola has dedicated her career to helping low-income entrepreneurs achieve economic self-sufficiency through effective business strategies. 

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