Neighborhood Economic Development Corporation (NEDCO)

Upcoming NEDCO Events and Workshops - TEMPE

2018

How to Develop a Killer Marketing Message

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
6:00 pm8:00 pm
Tempe Public Library (BRIC) 3500 S Rural Rd Tempe
How to Develop a Killer Marketing Message

Over 7 out of 10 small businesses are losing sales because their message is not getting through to their prospects. How to Develop A Killer Message shows you step-by-step how to create a unique and compelling message that makes prospects think, "Wow! I would have to be a raving lunatic not to contact this company right now." Keynote speaker will be Alan Tarr.

QuickBooks™ Online for Beginners

Saturday, October 13, 2018
10:00 am12:00 pm
Tempe Public Library (BRIC) 3500 S Rural Rd Tempe
QuickBooks™ Online for Beginners

This workshop will give the business owner a solid idea of the use and set up of QuickBooks online, including a comparison of different versions, setting up a company file, setting up and using bank feeds, setting up users, navigation, and an overview of transactions and reporting.

Raising Capital to Start or Expand Your Business

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
6:00 pm8:00 pm
Tempe Public Library (BRIC) 3500 S Rural Rd Tempe
Raising Capital to Start or Expand Your Business

Raising capital is one of the most difficult challenges a company can undertake. In the current economy, investors are increasingly risk adverse, resulting in even greater competition for their limited investment dollars. In this workshop, Mr. Burt will discuss what an entrepreneur or business owner must do to successfully navigate the process.

Marketing Road Maps for Growth - How to Develop a Strategic Marketing Plan

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
6:00 pm8:00 pm
Tempe Public Library (BRIC) 3500 S Rural Rd Tempe
Marketing Road Maps for Growth - How to Develop a Strategic Marketing Plan

Class participants will learn how to develop a marketing plan for a new or current business. Topics will include: evaluating business performance, establishing, accomplishing and exceeding marketing goals, evaluating competition, identifying key customers' attributes, and establishing marketing strategies and tactics that drive business growth.

Positive+Negative=Success; Balancing Entrepreneurship & Life

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
6:00 pm8:00 pm
Tempe Public Library (BRIC) 3500 S Rural Rd Tempe
Positive+Negative=Success; Balancing Entrepreneurship & Life

Class participants will learn how to develop a marketing plan for a new or current business. Topics will include: evaluating business performance, establishing, accomplishing and exceeding marketing goals, evaluating competition, identifying key customers' attributes, and establishing marketing strategies and tactics that drive business growth.

DISC

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
6:00 pm8:00 pm
Tempe Public Library (BRIC) 3500 S Rural Rd Tempe
DISC

DISC is a behavior assessment tool based on the DISC theory of psychologist William Moulton Marston, which centers on four different personality traits which are currently Dominance, Influence (I), Steadiness, and Conscientiousness; and how this can positively impact your business.

QuickBooks™ Online for Beginners

Saturday, December 8, 2018
10:00 am12:00 pm
Tempe Public Library (BRIC) 3500 S Rural Rd Tempe
QuickBooks™ Online for Beginners

This workshop will give the business owner a solid idea of the use and set up of QuickBooks online, including a comparison of different versions, setting up a company file, setting up and using bank feeds, setting up users, navigation, and an overview of transactions and reporting.

Top 10 Legal Mistakes That Can Destroy a Business

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
6:00 pm8:00 pm
Tempe Public Library (BRIC) 3500 S Rural Rd Tempe
Top 10 Legal Mistakes That Can Destroy a Business

Legal issues are often put on the back burner. Failing to do some basic legal planning can result in costly mistakes, impaired growth and even the untimely collapse of the company. We cover: protecting corporate shield and personal assets, managing key employee issues, how to raise capital legally, reducing the risk of litigation, and much more.