MA Small Business Development Center

 2015 Training Calendar
 


exporting

The Massachusetts Export Center organizes several Partners for Tradeseminars throughout the year under the Partners for Trade program, the official export training initiative of the Commonwealth. Click on image to download the
Spring 2015 booklet (pdf).
 

Massachusetts Export Resource Center

The Massachusetts Export Center created the Massachusetts Export Resource Center, a comprehensive, one-stop resource for accessing a wide range of instructional and practical information on exporting to help your business grow and take advantage of international opportunities. Registration is free!


 
Each registration link is program-specific. If no link is listed, online registration is not available or registration has closed. Preregistration is required for all seminars.

All training seminars are held in Massachusetts unless otherwise noted.


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All seminars are held in Massachusetts unless otherwise noted.
Preregistration is required for all seminars. 

Program Descriptions
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  MARCH
5 Transforming Ideas into Successful Ventures (Worcester)
5 Basics of Starting a Business (Greenfield)
6 Understanding Incoterms (webinar)
10 Using WordPress and Mobile for Your Business (Salem) 
10 Pricing Your Products and Services (Lawrence)
11 How to Become a GSA Federal Supply Schedule Holder and Government Contracting 101 (Boston)
12 Cuba Sanctions Update (webinar)
13 Legal Clinic (Hyannis)
17 In Pursuit of Capital (Boston)
18 Understanding Your Company's Financial Reports (Springfield)
18 The SBA Advantage (Brockton)
18 Social Network Basics for Business (Fall River) 
19 The SBA Advantage (Plymouth)
19 Social Media Clinic (Plymouth)
19 SEED Basic Entrepreneurial Workshop: Session I: Introduction to the Fundamentals of Business Ownership (Hyannis)
19 SEED Basic Entrepreneurial Workshop: Session II: Understanding and Preparing Financial Statements (Hyannis)
24 WordPress Clinic (Hyannis)
26 QuickBooks Part 1: For Beginners (Springfield) 
26 Online Marketing in a Nutshell (Worcester)
26 Getting Started in Business (Boston)
 
  APRIL
2 Establishing & Managing International Channel Relationships (webinar)
2 Five Do-It-Yourself Search Engine Optimization Tips (Beverly) 
2 Basics of Starting a Business (Greenfield)
6 Basics of Starting a Business (Springfield)
9 QuickBooks Part 2: Getting More out of QuickBooks (Springfield) 
14 How to Become a GSA Federal Supply Schedule Holder and Government Contracting 101 (Boston)
14 10 Ways to Beef Up Your Website (Lawrence) 
14-15 Complying with U.S. Export Controls (Boston)
16 ITAR to EAR License Procedures (Boston)
16 Using Online Social Networking (to Boost Sales & Marketing Success) (Worcester)
30 Global Trade Compliance Automation Benchmarking Roundtable (North Reading)
30 Internet Marketing in 2015: Do's & Don'ts (Springfield) 
30

The New Rules of Sales & Marketing (Worcester)

 
  MAY
4 Basics of Starting a Business (Springfield)
6 Export School Fast Track Certificate Program (Sturbridge)
7 Social Media (How To Know If It Is Working For Your Business) (Worcester)
7 Basics of Starting a Business (Greenfield)
7 Using WordPress and Mobile for Your Business (Beverly) 
7 Getting Started in Business (Boston)
12 How to Become a GSA Federal Supply Schedule Holder and Government Contracting 101 (Boston)
13 Deemed Export Compliance & Technology Control Plan Development (webinar)
14 Build your Marketing Toolkit: A Framework for Small Businesses (Springfield)
20 Export Classification, Documentation and Valuation (Mansfield)
 
  JUNE
1 Basics of Starting a Business (Springfield)
4 Basics of Starting a Business (Greenfield)
5 Best Practices for Export End Use Screening (Burlington)
11 Exporting Under License Exceptions & De Minimis (webinar)
11 The Power of Email Marketing Success: Back to Basics (Springfield)
17 How to Become a GSA Federal Supply Schedule Holder and Government Contracting 101 (Boston)