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Workshops and Seminars

All On Demand Webinars and Programs are now available on your mobile device.

 

Participate in these workshops from your business or home.

To register:  Go to learn.mhcc.edu. For questions please call 503-491-7658 or email BizCenter@mhcc.edu. You must register for the class a minimum of 72 hours before the start date.

On Demand Webinars:

Contracting with the Government:

Small businesses face challenges when trying to win federal, state and local government contracts. The Small Business Development Center at MHCC can help small businesses work through these challenges. This class provides an in-depth approach to discovering and seeking contract opportunities as well as the marketing tools that may assist in selling your product or service to the government. 

Fee: $10

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After you complete this registration you will receive an email confirmation with more instructions.

Are You Bankable – How to Get a Business Loan

Attend this seminar and get the answers to these questions:

• What is the current access to capital?

• What are some sources of capital?

• What banks are lending?

• What are lenders really looking for?

• What are the steps to getting a loan?

• Am I bankable? What do I need to know?

• What if I’m not bankable? How can I become bankable?

• What if I get denied?

Fee: $10

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After you complete this registration you will receive an email confirmation with more instructions.

Hiring New Employees

Look at how to attract and hire quality employees.  How to begin the employee/employer relationship off on the right foot, including proper job postings, applications, job descriptions and hiring paperwork. Learn about the differences between an employee and independent contractor.

Fee: $10

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After you complete this registration you will receive an email confirmation with more instructions.

Business Insurance 101

This class will address basic questions regarding business personal property, commercial general liability, bonds, and workers compensation insurance. Presented by: Lori Stegmann, Stegmann Insurance Agency.

Fee: $10

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After you complete this registration you will receive an email confirmation with more instructions.

 

Live Webinars:

Business Website Essentials

Learn easy step-by-step essentials to building your own small business website. Designed for any skill-set, the instructor will walk through the budget-conscious options and tools to build a successful business website from scratch.

Date:  4/11 or 5/9 or 6/13

Time: 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.

Fee:   $10

Location: Live webinar only

Business advising available free of charge upon completion of the class

Register for the April 11th live webinar

Register for the May 9th live webinar

Register for the June 13th live webinar

 

 

 

 

 

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