Neighborhood Economic Development Corporation (NEDCO)

Upcoming NEDCO Events and Workshops - PHOENIX


Developing a Business Plan

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
5:30 pm7:00 pm

Financial Planning Topics for Individuals and Business Owners

Thursday, May 30, 2019
6:30 pm8:00 pm

Business Financial Statements

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
6:00 pm7:30 pm

How to Negotiate Contracts

Wednesday, June 19, 2019
6:00 pm8:00 pm

Entrepreneurial Balance Sheet: How to balance personal and business for maximal success!

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
10:00 am12:00 pm

Business Financial Statements

Thursday, June 27, 2019
10:00 am11:30 am

In this workshop, business owners will learn the three most important financial documents: balance sheets, profit, and loss statements, and cash flow reports. At the end of the workshop, business owners will be able to prepare or work with a
professional to prepare these documents for their businesses.

How businesses Obtain Credit

Tuesday, July 9, 2019
6:00 pm7:30 pm

In this workshop, business owners will learn the value of creditworthiness and how to maintain a good business credit score. They'll also discover the documents necessary to make a successful application for a business loan.

Understanding the Value of your Business

Thursday, July 11, 2019
11:00 am1:00 pm

This workshop will educate business owners on the critical roll valuation plays in effective succession, retirement and estate planning. Whether your business is a family tradition or a group of partners, in its infancy or third generation, you should be planning for your future.

Network for Creatives

Wednesday, July 17, 2019
6:00 pm8:00 pm

Networking can be awkward, but it doesn't have to be, learn how to make connections that can further your artist career. Join Phoenix Art Museum's Giovana Aviles as she helps with tips on how to network to make genuine connections.

Lunch and Learn with the Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC)

Thursday, July 18, 2019
11:30 am1:00 pm

Are you a VETERAN who is interested in starting a business? Wondering where to turn for help? Come visit the Veterans Business Outreach Center for a complimentary lunch and learn to meet local resources who will help you at no cost to you!

Mesa Veterans Resource Center
165 N. Centennial Way

Developing a Business Plan

Saturday, July 20, 2019
9:30 am11:00 am

In this workshop, business owners will learn the seven parts of a good business plan and what to consider when writing a business plan. At the end of the workshop, business owners will have a blueprint or first draft of a business plan.

Tempe Bric Library
3500 S Rural Rd Suite 202
Tempe, AZ 85282

Free to attend!

Crowdfunding: What you need to know!

Tuesday, July 23, 2019
6:00 pm7:30 pm

Join us at this workshop as we talk about money and how to legally raise it for your business through the use of crowdfunding! There is a lot of misconception and bad information about crowdfunding and AWEEc wants to help you understand how the process works.
Brian Burt, a business lawyer from Snell & Wilmer, will explain the historic challenges of raising capital, the different types of rewards and equity-based crowdfunding, and how to comply with the rules while maximizing your chances of success.

Creating a Budget - Creating your Future

Thursday, July 25, 2019
11:00 am1:00 pm

Anticipating money mistakes and financial pitfalls is a key part of both your personal and your business financial well-being. By committing to creating a budget, your chances of business and personal financial success are enhanced. It's a roadmap to help anticipate future needs, spending, profits, and cash flow and helps spot potential problems.