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Passion to Profit 2: Veteran Entrepreneurship

Nov. 9, 2017

Looking to turn your military experience, expertise and skills into a small business? Learn from our panel of innovative veteran entrepreneurs as they share how they started and succeeded in small business

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How to Start a Business

Is entrepreneurship right for you?

Have you thought about launching a small business but not sure how to get started? Getting a business launched takes time and work. It can be exciting, challenging and rewarding all at the same time.

Listen to experts at the Small Business Administration who will help you decide if entrepreneurship is right for you. You'll learn the 10 steps to starting your business, determine if you are making the right key business decisions, methods to find mentors, and exactly how to begin your winning business plan. Register now to see if you’ve got what it takes to be an entrepreneur.

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From Passion to Profit

Thursday April 18, 2017

Learn how to start or grow your small business from fellow entrepreneurs.

Thinking of how you might turn your unique talents, hobbies or skills into a small business? Or if you’ve already started a business, how do you keep your dreams of success on track?

Tune into this recorded webinar to view a panel of innovative and inspiring entrepreneurs--Michael Humphrey, creator of Alan Michaels Designs; Andrea Vieira, who started the NailSaloon; and Amy Reed, owner of Woofies--share their personal journeys of starting and succeeding in small business. Each small business owner shares how they got started, the ups and downs they’ve faced, and the risks vs. rewards of working for yourself.

The panel was moderated by Marcus Johnson, owner of FLO Wine, who also was named Young Entrepreneur of the Year by the U.S. Small Business Administration in 2004.

Get ready for the amazing tips, tools and strategies they’ve used to make their small business hopes a reality.

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Q&A Session With Small-Business Mentors: Get Your Questions Answered

From September 15, 2015

Do you have questions about the best way to market your new or existing small business? Join the Small Business Administration (SBA) and AARP during a free hour-long webinar on September 15 to learn about:

  • Developing your business idea and plan
  • Securing financing
  • Marketing
  • Getting a mentor
  • And more!

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Our Aging Workforce: SHRM and AARP Insights for Florida HR Professionals

From September 24, 2015

Join representatives from AARP and the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. ET, for a free one-hour webinar, "Our Aging Workforce: SHRM and AARP Insights for Florida HR Professionals."


Representatives from SHRM and AARP will highlight data from SHRM's "2014 Aging Workforce Survey" and AARP's "2015 Business Case for Workers Age 50+" report. In addition, they will provide examples of organizational best practices and support resources available.

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Steps to Starting Your Business: An Exclusive Webinar Series

AARP and the Small Business Administration are working together to guide you, step-by-step, to starting and then growing your business with a series of exclusive, free webinars. Hear from those who have done it before on such topics as creating a business plan, financing your small business, and marketing your business online. Register Now

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