First Thursday of every month from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express in VOC.
Bring your own lunch.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your spot!
SVBA members may attend at no cost; Non-member cost is $5.00.
“Why Should I Keep Those Records?
And What Should I Keep?”
Most businesses do not keep adequate records to prove their income and expenses in the event of an IRA or State of Arizona audit. Learn what you need to keep and what and when you can throw away.
“The Art of Social Media”
Social media has become the new marketing tool for businesses big or small. But what do you do, how do you start? Maybe you’ve started to use it but you aren’t seeing any results. Take the time out of your day for a lunch and learn session all about social media. Get some inside tips, tools and tricks to use to make social media effective for your business. Heather will share real examples with measurable results. See what can work for you and your business.
“10 Basic Marketing Tactics for Small Businesses”
Sharyn & Hank Yuloff
Every business owner who believes in marketing has the same questions…”Where do I start?” and “”Am I doing the right things?” Getting to the tactics that every business owner should be using, from beginner to expert, Hank & Sharyn Yuloff of SedonaMarketing.com give every attendee The Basic 10 methods they can utilize to improve what they are currently doing. Beginning with the demographic targeting each business owner needs to do in order to better serve their most desired (and profitable) client base, the Yuloffs share in detail how to easily improve the marketing path each entrepreneur travels.
“Quicken / QuickBooks Overview”
Ben Shor, Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor
This presentation will provide you with an overview of QuickBooks and Quicken so that you have a basic understanding of how these bookkeeping programs work and what are the differences between them. Ben will project QuickBooks Pro, QuickBooks Online, and Quicken on the screen so that you can see what each of these programs looks like. He will explain the differences between the different versions of QuickBooks – Pro, Premier, Mac and Online, and he will compare QuickBooks with Quicken. You will have the opportunity to ask questions during and after the presentation.
“The Value of Service”
A discussion about how providing world-class customer service can have an impact on a business of any size. Large and small businesses alike have relationships with their customers. Providing outstanding service can and will help that relationship grow — fueling your profit growth, as well.