WEDA 2024 Summer Conference

The Davenport Grand 333 West Spokane Falls Boulevard, Spokane, WA, United States

By Washington Economic Development Association (WEDA) Description Please join fellow economic development, local government, port, business, tribal, workforce/education and community leaders from throughout Washington June 18-20, 2024 to learn and engage with expert speakers, legislators and professionals on the current state of Washington economic development and gain new tools and insights for economic development in your community. […]

Tax Essentials for New and Existing Business Owners [SCORE]

Paying taxes is inevitable. But reporting and paying the right amount of taxes timely is the goal you want to achieve to give you peace of mind and allow you to focus on more important areas, like driving your business forward. This 2.5-hour workshop will help you learn about: ·      Federal taxes imposed on your business. ·      Federal […]

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8(a) Business Development Readiness Training [SBA]

The federal government aims to award 13 percent of all federal contracting dollars (15% by 2025) to small disadvantaged businesses. By getting certified as an 8(a) small business, you may compete and receive set-aside and sole-source federal contracts, receive one-on-one business development assistance, connect with procurement and compliance experts who understand regulations, and much more. […]

Marketing Plan 101: Create Your Roadmap To Success [SCORE]

Are you overwhelmed by all the choices for your marketing your business in the new year? Not sure where your time is best spent? Are you following what everyone else is doing and hope it works for you too? A well-executed marketing plan will help you: Define your business with SWOT Analysis (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and […]

Tax Savings Strategies for Small Businesses [SCORE]

This workshop focuses on the Federal tax saving strategies that work best for small businesses, which are: ·      Electing S-Corporation status with the IRS. ·      Maximizing the deduction for business use of the home. ·      Demonstrating two ways you can compute the deduction for business use of personal vehicle. ·      Providing you examples of 7 different retirement plans and […]

Steps Leading to a Government Contract [SCORE]

The Federal and Washington state government's process to award a contract is likely nothing you've done before. There are numerous steps that you absolutely need to take to not only be considered, but also to be competitive in the process. This workshop will provide you with details on the tasks you need to perform to be successful, […]

Coffee & Issues: Unveiling the Illusion of the Middleman Strategy [Govology]

In this episode of GovCon Coffee & Issues, Carroll Bernard and Michael LeJeune will discuss the deceptive allure of the “Middleman Strategy” in government contracting. They dissect its portrayal in social media versus the harsh realities, debunking myths and exposing its inherent flaws. From regulatory constraints to the challenges of niche specialization and vendor relationships, […]

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Are you Ready to Export? Wednesday Webinars Series [WEOT]

Join the SBA on the 4th Wednesday of each month to learn more about the Washington Export Outreach Team (WEOT) and the programs, resources, and technical assistance available to support your growth through international sales. Established in 2013 following a national mandate to do more to support international trade, WEOT is a collaborative team of […]

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8(a) Business Development Readiness Training [SBA]

The federal government aims to award 13 percent of all federal contracting dollars (15% by 2025) to small disadvantaged businesses. By getting certified as an 8(a) small business, you may compete and receive set-aside and sole-source federal contracts, receive one-on-one business development assistance, connect with procurement and compliance experts who understand regulations, and much more. […]

Evaluating Proposal Support Needs – Knowing When to Invest or Outsource [Govology]

Format: Live webinar (on-demand recording available on July 4, 2024) Date: June 27, 2024 Time: 10:00 a.m. PDT Duration: Approx. 90 minutes Instructor: Lisa Mundt, The Pulse of GovCon Learning Credits: 1.5 CPEs, 1.5 ATCs *Your registration includes access to the on-demand recording. Cost: $85. Free for MBDA Clients. Contact us to learn how to to receive your special discount […]

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Are you Ready to Export? Wednesday Webinars Series [WEOT]

Join the SBA on the 4th Wednesday of each month to learn more about the Washington Export Outreach Team (WEOT) and the programs, resources, and technical assistance available to support your growth through international sales. Established in 2013 following a national mandate to do more to support international trade, WEOT is a collaborative team of […]

Recurring

Are you Ready to Export? Wednesday Webinars Series [WEOT]

Join the SBA on the 4th Wednesday of each month to learn more about the Washington Export Outreach Team (WEOT) and the programs, resources, and technical assistance available to support your growth through international sales. Established in 2013 following a national mandate to do more to support international trade, WEOT is a collaborative team of […]