Apr
5
Thu
Basic Bookkeeping Workshop @ Community Futures of Greater Trail Tickets
Apr 5 @ 9:00 am – Apr 19 @ 4:00 pm
Basic Bookkeeping Workshop @ Community Futures of Greater Trail

Basic Bookkeeping Workshop

“Keeping a finger on the pulse of your business is essential to success!”

In this three day workshop you will receive an introduction to the dual-entry bookkeeping system, where you will learn about; ledger entries, accounts receivable, accounts payable, produce financial statements and much more.

Participants are required to bring a laptop equipped with Microsoft Excel (or similar spreadsheet software) to each session.

For further information go to www.communityfutures.com or www.facebook.com/CFDCGreaterTrail/ and to register, please email loro@communityfutures.com or call (250) 364-2595 ext. 21.  Seating is limited.

Apr
12
Thu
Basic Bookkeeping Workshop @ Community Futures of Greater Trail Tickets
Apr 12 @ 9:00 am – Apr 26 @ 4:00 pm
Basic Bookkeeping Workshop @ Community Futures of Greater Trail

Basic Bookkeeping Workshop

“Keeping a finger on the pulse of your business is essential to success!”

In this three day workshop you will receive an introduction to the dual-entry bookkeeping system, where you will learn about; ledger entries, accounts receivable, accounts payable, produce financial statements and much more.

Participants are required to bring a laptop equipped with Microsoft Excel (or similar spreadsheet software) to each session.

For further information go to www.communityfutures.com or www.facebook.com/CFDCGreaterTrail/ and to register, please email loro@communityfutures.com or call (250) 364-2595 ext. 21.  Seating is limited.

Apr
19
Thu
Basic Bookkeeping Workshop @ Community Futures of Greater Trail Tickets
Apr 19 @ 9:00 am – May 3 @ 4:00 pm
Basic Bookkeeping Workshop @ Community Futures of Greater Trail

Basic Bookkeeping Workshop

“Keeping a finger on the pulse of your business is essential to success!”

In this three day workshop you will receive an introduction to the dual-entry bookkeeping system, where you will learn about; ledger entries, accounts receivable, accounts payable, produce financial statements and much more.

Participants are required to bring a laptop equipped with Microsoft Excel (or similar spreadsheet software) to each session.

For further information go to www.communityfutures.com or www.facebook.com/CFDCGreaterTrail/ and to register, please email loro@communityfutures.com or call (250) 364-2595 ext. 21.  Seating is limited.

Building Your Website with WordPress @ Nelson Community Futures Central Kootenay Tickets
Apr 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Building Your Website with Wordpress @ Nelson Community Futures Central Kootenay | Nelson | British Columbia | Canada

Learn to create, build, and manage your own website using the world’s leading open-source web publishing platform, WordPress.com. Bring your text, images, and imagination to build a fully functioning website (with free hosting).

Workshop includes lecture and demonstration, but mostly focuses on participants building their own website. There is plenty of time for questions and one-on-one instruction.

Students must have intermediate computer and internet skills, including:

  • experience with software such as Microsoft Word;
  • an ability to navigate folders for accessing/ saving documents/ images;
  • an accessible web email account.

 

Day 2 is April 20

More info: www.bigbrowneyes.ca/posts/wordpress-com-workshop/

Deadline to register: April 13

Instructor: Nikta Boroumand, Maverick Designs

 

Apr
20
Fri
Bookkeeping Lab (Nakusp) @ Arrow & Slocan Lakes Community Services Tickets
Apr 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Bookkeeping Lab (Nakusp) @ Arrow & Slocan Lakes Community Services | Nelson | British Columbia | Canada

Are you stuck on your bookkeeping?

Bring your journals, receipts, deposit books, invoices, chequebook, and bank statements and we will give you individualized attention to help you stay on track.

Note: this class is only available after completion of Bookkeeping Basics.

Instructor: Marilyn Rivers

Call Marilyn to register 250-265-3674 extension 201

Trotec 120Watt Laser Cutter – Apr 20 @ MIDAS Fab Lab Tickets
Apr 20 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Trotec 120Watt Laser Cutter - Apr 20 @ MIDAS Fab Lab

Trotec 120Watt Laser cutter
Some would say the Laser cutter is plug and play. It can etch and cut many materials – load the design, material, put the hood down and let it cut.  Join us to find out what it can do and the basic rules of operations.

Apr
24
Tue
Publicity: New Media Advantage @ Community Futures Central Kootenay Tickets
Apr 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Publicity: New Media Advantage @ Community Futures Central Kootenay | Nelson | British Columbia | Canada

Getting publicity for your business is one of the most powerful and cost-effective promotional tactics you can learn. The rules are simple: conventions must be followed, but the pay-off is worth the effort.

This workshop covers the basics of publicity, what it is, why you should use it, and how to get it. It also looks at the effectiveness of social media and the usefulness of the press release.

Registration deadline: April 20

Instructor: Chris Holland, Juggernaut Marketing & Communications

@ Sandman Hotel, Castlegar Tickets
Apr 24 @ 11:30 am – 1:15 pm
Lunch & Learn – Register Below
CyberSecurity/Ransomware April 24th, 2018 -Sitkum IT Managed Services
Cost: $28.75, Where: Sandman Hotel Castlegar, Time: 11.30 am – 1:15pm
Speakers: Alistair Skey, Certified Information Security Systems Professional (CISSP) with Mercer International (formerly Zellstoff Celgar) & Justin Dechaine, Account Manager at Sitkum IT
Lunch provided
Please contact Anna by April 23rd, 2018 if you have special dietary needs.
About Sitkum
Sitkum I.T. is a Managed Services company, operating throughout the West Kootenay for the past decade, with a team of full time technicians.
What will be covered
CyberSecurity is a major concern to all business’s in the Kootenay’s and our Lunch & Learn will cover a variety of topics;
  • Best practice security procedures
  • How to protect your personal, client and business information
  • Gain a better understanding of Ransomware and how to prevent and recover from an attack
  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
  • Data Backup Options
Me Inc. Workshop – New Denver @ Bosun Hall Tickets
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Me Inc. Workshops

Have you ever wondered about becoming an entrepreneur? Taking your training or skills to a new level and running your own show? Launching a start-up? Maybe buying a business and running it? This free Me Inc. workshop is designed to answer your questions. In just 2 hours we will review critical decision points for making the transition, provide industry insights, support resources and other details like:

  • what it is to be an entrepreneur (pros, cons, lifestyle considerations);
  • types of business entities (for profit, non-profit, co-ops);
  • business models (brick and mortar versus online);
  • product types (pros, cons);
  • common pitfalls and motivations; and
  • how to get started (support services, best practices).

Workshop Cost: Free

For more information visit bbaprogram.ca.

Register online or call us toll free to register by phone at 1.855.510.2227.
Pre-register at least two days prior to ensure you get a seat and to avoid cancellation.

Me Inc. Workshop – Cranbrook @ Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce Tickets
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Me Inc. Workshops

Have you ever wondered about becoming an entrepreneur? Taking your training or skills to a new level and running your own show? Launching a start-up? Maybe buying a business and running it? This free Me Inc. workshop is designed to answer your questions. In just 2 hours we will review critical decision points for making the transition, provide industry insights, support resources and other details like:

  • what it is to be an entrepreneur (pros, cons, lifestyle considerations);
  • types of business entities (for profit, non-profit, co-ops);
  • business models (brick and mortar versus online);
  • product types (pros, cons);
  • common pitfalls and motivations; and
  • how to get started (support services, best practices).

Workshop Cost: Free

For more information visit bbaprogram.ca.

Register online or call us toll free to register by phone at 1.855.510.2227.
Pre-register at least two days prior to ensure you get a seat and to avoid cancellation.