Newsroom: Volume 1: Issue 3

Friday, October 5, 2012 – 4:52 pm

We’re excited to include you in our monthly newsletter! We hope this information is useful, and our team looks forward to serving your business with our full line of services at no cost to you. Have a great month!

October is National Women’s Small Business Month!

Are you a woman who is ready to start or expand your small business? Now is a good time to take that first step. In recognition of National Women’s Small Business Month, the U.S. Small Business Administration will host a web chat series the month of October. Each week this month, the web chat series will feature an expert that will give advice to women on how to put together business plans, navigate the difficulties of entering competitive markets, and establish the foundation for a successful, profitable enterprise. Read more here!

The 20-Minute Business Model

Can you put your entire business model down on paper in 20 minutes? Author Ash Maurya shows us how. Read here!

“Start-ups that succeed are those that manage to find a plan that works before running out of resources.” –Ash Maurya

Congratulations to our Woodward Small Business Management Graduates!

Rita Mascarenas
Jane Adair
Daisy Adams
Claudia West
Sally Smith
Janet Fitz
Trina Dunkin
Dana Wheeler
Courtney Kidd

Interested in enrolling in our Small Business Management Program?

Contact our state office at 580-745-2877 or visit us at www.oksbdc.org!

Small Business Management Certificate Program

The SBDC Small Business Management Certificate program is a highly facilitated, hands-on process for taking control of the twelve (12) core business management disciplines.

Level 1
Cash Flow
Forecasting
Management Control
Target Marketing
Time Management
Financing

Level 2
Human Resources
Inventory Control
Marketing Communications
Credit and Collections
Strategic Analysis
Knowledge Management Systems

For more information about this program, contact our state office at 580-745-2877!

Free Business Check-up!

Set up an appointment with a Business Development Specialist to make sure your business is running smoothly! Click here to find an OKSBDC near you!

SBA Delivering Success: Top 10 Business Tips

The U.S. Small Business Administration and the U.S. Postal Service bring you Delivering Success- video interviews with successful entrepreneurs who share the lessons they’ve learned about owning a small business. Click here to watch now!

OSBDC is now on Facebook!

For weekly updates including training events, business news, tips, tricks and much more, visit our new Facebook page at www.facebook.com/OklahomaSmallBusinessDevelopmentCenter and bring success to your business!