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NJSBDC to participate in NJ Young Profressional Event - October 29, 2015
Butler Business starts "Are You A Glow Kid" anti-bullying campaign
The Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) explore grant options....more
8 Hot Industries for Start-ups - Looking for ideas or high growth industries, consider these ...
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2016 InnovateHer: Women Business Challenge
2016 InnovateHER: Innovating for Women Business Challenge Building on the success of the SBA’s inaugural 2015 InnovateHER Business Challenge, which we piloted in early 2015, Administrator Contreras-Sweet and the Office of Women’s Business Ownership are pleased to announce the launch of the SBA’s InnovateHER 2016: Innovating for Women Business Challenge in partnership with Microsoft.
Competition runs locally August through December 2, 2015
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Small Business EDA/Sounds Redundant - If that name sounds familiar, perhaps it's the similarity to the Small Business Development Center, which operates under the auspices of Stockton University out of the school's Carnegie Center in Atlantic City.
NJ Sustainable Business Registry - Take your business GREEN.
No cost Business Counseling, schedule your appointment today by completing the Request for Counseling form.
YOU & Your Business if it was adversely affected by Hurricane Sandy. Learn more ...
MISSED IT? State of Entrepreneurship Address -
TESTIMONIAL - "Thank you so much for opening the offices of SBDC in Hackettstown to small businesses during the aftermath of Sandy. The ability to keep the momentum moving on the tours ... read more from musician/songwriter Kathy Moser.
Managing Cash Flow do you need help? NJSBDC of Northwest Jersey and Bilbus have partnered to guide established business owners in the development of expanding their enterprises. Bilbus’ cash flow forecasting and financing tools, allows small business owners to easily track and view the status of their invoices, plan and forecast their collections, and procure commercial credit to support their working capital needs.”
Looking for CAPTITAL to help sustain your business? Complete our new Fundability Tool. Results available immediately! Eliminate the most common impediments to obtaining money for your next stage of growth. Check out the resources on Funding Prep page of our website.
Fast Start: New Business Start-up & Q&A
Start out on the right foot. Avoid costly mistakes. Begin your new venture with NW-NJSBDC’s Start-up Checklist. File all the correct paperwork. Save time and succeed right out of the gate with our resource list. Ask our experienced SBDC Advisors your specific questions. Launch your venture with Fast Start! Call our office for schedule in November/December; disruption due to hurricane Sandy postpones these sessions until later this month.
NEED A BUSINESS PLAN? Business Plan Pro can assist you in writing your business plan; along with an NJSBDC business counselor. We are excited to announce that we have partnered with Palo Alto Software. This partnership will bring business owners the opportunity to purchase the software at a discounted rate. To purchase your copy today click here.
NJSBDC of Northwest Jersey partners with Zidster.
As a business owner you want to gain exposure for your business and through this partnership you will have that opportunity. Zidster has introduced the "Page One Program" which guarantees that one of your Specially Written Web Pages will appear on the first page of Google.
To register your business and take advantage of this program click here.
New partnership for the Business Fundability Tool!
Using it together with our expert advisory services will enable you to understand the criteria used by lenders and investors to evaluate the "fundability" of your business or project. More info...
Accounting Clinic - We are pleased to have David Tepp, CPA offering valuable accounting advice without charge to NJSBDC of Northwest Jersey clients. To schedule your appointment, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 908-269-8475 ext. 3. David Tepp in the news.
Education Network - Global Classroom
Funding Portal - The Funding Portal is a system for matching business owners with lenders that fit a specific business lending profile.
SBA On-Line Training through Small Business Learning Center
BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION - Rutgers’ Office of New Ventures and Entrepreneurship - Competition Finalists Announced on May 20th. NJSBDC of Northwest Jersey is pleased to have three of the five finalists - Tina Bologna, Just Jersey LLC of Morristown; Marisa Teiner, Feel Better Pops LLC of Vernon; and Kelley Higgins-Nelson, Yes to Access! of Butler.
TESTIMONIAL - "Thank you so much for opening the offices of SBDC in Hackettstown to small businesses during the aftermath of Sandy. The ability to keep the momentum moving on the tours I am booking was a huge help. For a small business owner like me losing a week of marketing time would be a big loss. I was able to send out over 20 packages to prospective clients this week.Thank you for all you do, especially for helping me keep my business moving while my home office had no power!" Kathy Moser - Music for a Better World - Winner 2011 Avalonfest Performing Songwriter Winner & 2010 Arts Off Main Audience Favorite www.Kathymoser.com
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