Upcoming workshops for small businesses and entrepreneurs were announced by the Mohawk Valley Small Business Development Center (SBDC), including one on Thursday.
Among the events, all at the thINCubator, 326 Broad St., Utica.:
• Small Business Startup Seminar, on Thursday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.: This is for comprehensive training covering multiple topics including basic startup information, business plan preparation, marketing, funding, and record-keeping. Fee: $75.
Registration is at bit.ly/2GboouK
• Google Livestream – Drive Business Results with Google Ads, on May 8 from noon-1 p.m.: This is to learn the basics of advertising online with Google Ads. The Livestream will cover guidance from Google experts; details on different advertising campaign types; instructions on how to increase leads, sales, and brand awareness; how-tos for first-time users on choosing goals and measuring success. Google give-aways.
The workshop is free, but registration is requested at bit.ly/2IH3mWz
• QuickBooks 101, on May 14 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.: This involves learning how to use the most popular business accounting software program used by small businesses, said SBDC.
It is a beginner class. Class size is limited for this hands-on training. Fee: $100
Registration is at bit.ly/2XtapGr
For more information, contact SBDC at 315-624-7715.