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Oregon Small Business Development Center Network

 Training and Courses

Click on any of the Small Business Development Centers below for onsite training:

Albany - Linn-Benton Community College
Baker City - Blue Mountain Community College
Bend - Central Oregon Community College
Clackamas - Clackamas Community College
North Bend - Southwestern Oregon Community College
Eugene - Lane Community College
Gold Beach - Southwestern Oregon Community College
Grants Pass - Rogue Community College
Gresham - Mt. Hood Commuity College
Klamath Falls - Klamath Community College
La Grande - Eastern Oregon University

Lincoln City - Oregon Coast Community College
Medford - Southern Oregon University
North Bend - Southwestern Oregon Community College
Ontario - Treasure Valley Community College
Pendleton - Blue Mountain Community College
Portland - Portland Community College
Roseburg - Umpqua Community College
Salem - Chemeketa Community College
Seaside - Clatsop Community College
The Dalles - Columbia Gorge Community College
Tillamook - Tillamook Bay Community College

Free previously recorded Webinars: 
Brought to you in part by the Oregon Department of Transportation and the Oregon Small Business Development Center Network

Google Plus - Click here to watch the Google Plus ODOT Webinar
LinkedIn -  Click here to watch the LinkedIn ODOT Webinar
Facebook - Click here to watch the Facebook ODOT Webinar

Instagram - Click here to watch the Instagram ODOT Webinar

Twitter - Click here to watch the Twitter ODOT Webinar

 Online Training Courses:

Better, Smarter, Richer

Jackie Jackie B Peterson
Business Coach/Mentor

      $150

If you work solo as your own business—or you’d like to start a solo business—this course can help you be successful.

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Credit Bureaus, Credit Scores

GregIcon Greg Henderson
Business Counselor

      $30

Credit is vital to most businesses; this course will help demystify credit reports. Topics will include history, regulations, functions, processes and impacts.

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Customer Relationship Management

ArtIcon Art Hill
SBDC Director

          $50

Shorten your sales cycle, increase profits, and create long-term customer relationships with this 3 part course.


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Family Business Transition Management

PandPIcon Pat & Paul Frishkoff
Family Business Consultants

      $876

This course guides small business-owning families as they transition their businesses from one generation to the next.

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Google Basics

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Google Certified Counselor

      $50

Learn how to utilize free Google products—including Google Calendar, Chrome, Documents, Gmail, and others—to improve how you run your business.

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How to Get People to Click "Buy"

MazIcon Mazarine Treyz
Speaker & Author

          $30

Learn how to use your website to generate sales in this self-paced course. Your online store will be available 24 hours a day to people anywhere in the world.

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Social Media Basics

presenter-pic Misty Lambrecht
Google Certified Counselor

       $50

New to social media? This intro to social media shows step-by-step how to create a Facebook page and a Twitter account.

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Start, Run, and Grow

TimIcon Tim Berry
CEO Palo Alto Software

      Free!

Tim Berry provides examples, tips and the answers to common questions for new business startups.

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Winning Government Contracts

LorraineIcon Lorraine D'Ignazzio
Marketing Manager

      $50

Do you want to add the largest buyer of goods and services in the world to your customer database? This course will teach how to prepare an outline and write an effective proposal outline.

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Wordpress

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Google Certified Counselor

      $30

Start a blog or build a full-fledged website. Then share your work with the world by connecting your page to social media.

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    Our workshops, courses and online trainings will help you sharpen your business skills and knowledge with useful information on a particular topic. Register for a training at one of our Centers, attend an informational presentation, or take advantage of an online webinar that you can access any time of day from your home or business.

    Some trainings are free and some have a fee—see individual events for details. Click on a category below to view training opportunities online and statewide.

     

    Business Accounting and Budget
    No Cost - Start, Run and Grow - How to Budget and Forecast Your Business - Bizcenter Online Learning
    QuickBooks Bootcamp 2:Managing Business Transactions - 8/11/2015 - Gresham
    QuickBooks Bootcamp 1: Company Set Up & File Management - 8/4/2015 - Gresham
    QuickBooks Premier 2014 Beginning - HEC 9.736 S41 - 8/3/2015 - Medford
    QuickBooks Premier 2014 Int. - HEC 9.736 S51 - 8/24/2015 - Medford
    Growing Your Business with QuickBooks: August - Redmond
    Business Basics
    One Page Business Plan - Gresham
    Small Business Legal Basics - 8/25/2015 - Gresham
    Doing Business In Lincoln County-C.Grant-NC OCCC-8/19/2015 - Lincoln City
    Business Plan Workshop - Medford
    Business Plan Bootcamp - Online Program - Instructor-led online Course - Online
    Customer Service;Entrepreneur Skill Series - Aug 6 - CLIMB - Portland
    Food For Profit - Roseburg
    Customer Relations
    Customer Relationship Management Part II - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Customer Relationship Management Part I - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Financing
    No Cost - Start, Run and Grow - How to Raise Money for Your Business - Bizcenter Online Learning
    SBA Loan Briefing--8/20/15 - Eugene
    Grants from the Government - 8/27/2015 - Gresham
    Government Contracting
    Government Contracting Basics - Astoria
    Winning Government Contracts - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Managing a Business
    Family Business Transition Management
    Retail Management - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Better, Smarter, Richer - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Construction Contractor Training - Salem
    Marketing and Sales
    Twitter - How to Communicate - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Twitter - Creating a Profile - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Social Media Basic (Facebook and Twitter) - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Twitter - Following/ Creating Lists - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Twitter - Trending Topics - Bizcenter Online Learning
    No Cost - Start, Run and Grow - How to Market your Business - Bizcenter Online Learning
    How to Get People to Click Buy on Your Website - Part I - Bizcenter Online Learning
    How to Get People to Click Buy on Your Website - 4 part series - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Facebook - Promoting Your Page - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Twitter - Introduction - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Facebook - Building a Fan Base - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Social Media Basics - Twitter Module - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Social Media Basics- Facebook Module - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Facebook - Creating a Fan Page - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Google Basic - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Facebook - Editing Pages - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Facebook - Types of Posts - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Facebook - Pinning & Highlighting - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Facebook - Adding Photos - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Google Analytics for Small Business - XSBM-0004-46 - Clackamas
    Wordpress Web Design Part I - XSBM-0018-51 - Clackamas
    Google Analytics for Small Business- XSBM-0004-46 - Clackamas
    Social Media - The Marketing Plan - 9.257 S4 GP - 8/18/2015 - Grants Pass
    Lunch, Learn, & Launch - What the Heck is Marketing? - Medford
    Orientation
    New Client Orientation - Aug 11 - Willow Creek - Beaverton
    SOU SBDC/Oregon OSHA: Hazard Communication Program - Aligned with GHS - Medford
    Client Orientation - Wednesday Afternoon - August - Medford
    Client Orientation - Thursday Morning - August - Medford
    SOU SBDC/Oregon OSHA: Hazard Identification and Control - Medford
    Client Orientation - Tuesday Evening - August - Medford
    New Client Orientation - Aug 17 - CLIMB - Portland
    New Client Orientation - Aug 3 - CLIMB - Portland
    Start-Up Orientation - Salem
    New Client Orientation - Aug 19 - SE 82nd - Southeast Center
    New Client Orientation - Aug 5 - SE 82nd - Southeast Center
    Start-up Assistance
    Business Design Series - Aug 3 - Willow Creek - Beaverton
    Business Start-Up: August 5 - Bend
    No Cost - Start, Run and Grow - Entrepreneurship - Bizcenter Online Learning
    No Cost - Start, Run and Grow - Entrepreneurship - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Going Into Business - FREE Seminar - Clackamas
    Writing a Business Plan-Demystified --8/20/2015 - Eugene
    Smart Start Your Business - 8/18/2015 - P.M. 9.254 S5 - Grants Pass
    Smart Start Your Business - 8/4/2015 - P.M. 9.254 S4 - Grants Pass
    Business Launch Boot Camp - GP 8/6/2015 - 9.254 S61 - Grants Pass
    Going into Business: Start Smart - 8/4/2015 - Gresham
    Smart Start-Up - August 13th - Klamath Falls
    Going Into Business - Lebanon
    Ready, Set, Start Your Business 8/4/15 - North Bend
    Ready, Set, Start Your Business 8/26/15 - North Bend
    Ready, Set, Start Your Business 8/12/15 - North Bend
    Ready, Set, Start Your Business 8/20/15 - North Bend
    Business Concept Development - Aug 4 - CLIMB - Portland
    Business Start-Up: August 27 - Redmond
    Contractor Pre-Licensing Training - TRC 9.133 S3 - 8/10/2015 - White City
    Technology
    Twiiter ODOT Training - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Search Engine Optimization - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Facebook ODOT Webinar - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Instagram ODOT Training - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Wordpress - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Search Engine Optimization - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Wordpress - Bizcenter Online Learning
    Using Twitter To Promote Your Business - 9.257 S3 GP - 8/13/2015 - Grants Pass
    Smart Phones for Your Business - Android Beg. & Adv. - 8/26/2015 - 9.722 S21 - Grants Pass
    Smart Phones for Your Business - IOS Beg. & Adv. - 8/27/2015 - 9.722 S11 - Grants Pass
    Using Instagram To Promote Your Business - 9.257 S2 GP - 8/11/2015 - Grants Pass
    Facebook for Your Business - 8/6/2015 - GP 9.257 S11 - Grants Pass
    Intro to Excel for Business Owners - Part 1 - GP 9.741 S11 - 8/3/2015 - Grants Pass
    Intro to Excel for Business Owners - Part 2 - GP 9.741 S21 - 8/10/2015 - Grants Pass
    Business Website Essentials - 8/20/2015 - Gresham
    Demystifying Website Analytics - 8/18/2015 - Gresham
    Social Media Marketing in Less than 15 Minutes-Misty L.- CC OCCC 8/11/2015 - Newport
    WebMentor - Instructor-Led Online Course - Online

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