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Increase Sales for Your Small Business-FARMVILLE 9:00 am
Increase Sales for Your Small Business-FARMVILLE @ Longwood SBDC
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Increase Sales for Your Small Business-FARMVILLE @ Longwood SBDC | Farmville | Virginia | United States
 Presenter Lin Hite, Regional Director If you want to increase sales for your startup or existing small business, this is the seminar for you! Small town retail is being threatened by discount stores, shopping centers and online shopping. We will be discussing a number of ways to grow your customer base. Some of the topics will be: Ways to Market Your Small Business The Customer Service Skills That Matter  How to Get Better at Selling in Retail Event Ideas That Attract Customers Registration is required! **IMPORTANT** Scheduled workshops may change due to inclement weather, scheduling conflicts, etc.  Your pre-registration enables[...]
Delivering Memorable Downtown Experiences – FARMVILLE 8:00 am
Delivering Memorable Downtown Experiences – FARMVILLE @ Charley's Waterfront Cafe
Aug 15 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Delivering Memorable Downtown Experiences - FARMVILLE @ Charley's Waterfront Cafe | Farmville | Virginia | United States
Presenter – Dr. Vincent Magnini Maximize your long-term profitability with efficient and friendly interactions at every single touch point. Come hear from Dr. Vincent Magnini, author and associate professor at Virginia Tech, and learn about the latest research on establishing and maintaining a first-class customer service culture. About the Speaker: Recently ranked one of the top 12 most prolific hospitality researchers worldwide, Dr. Magnini has published six books and more than 150 articles and reports. His projects typically include destination marketing plans, economic impact analyses, feasibility studies and visitor satisfaction tracking. Dr. Magnini has also been featured on National Public Radio’s[...]
Building the Foundation for Your New Business-FARMVILLE 9:00 am
Building the Foundation for Your New Business-FARMVILLE @ Longwood SBDC
Aug 30 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Building the Foundation for Your New Business-FARMVILLE @ Longwood SBDC
Small businesses play a vital role in the growth of our economy.  Did you know that over 650,000 New businesses are started in the United States each year? The harsh reality is only about 50% survive past the first five years.  Planning is everything!  Prepare to start a successful business: Evaluate your entrepreneurial abilities Marketing strategies Financial resources Legal form of organization Tips to prepare & present your business plan  If you are considering starting a business, this FREE seminar will provide valuable information that may help your business be among the 50% that survive.  Registration is required!