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Irvine Builds Businesses

Next Webinar September 4, 2014 at 12:05pm! 

(Click here for recorded webinar archive)

The Irvine Chamber is proud to offer business owners and managers FREE, interactive online webinars accessible by PC, laptop, tablet or mobile device. The weekly webinars cover a range of topics relevant to businesses including financing, entrepreneur and start-up tools and case studies, HR, public and private sector connections and resources, sales and marketing, social media engagement and operational issues designed to save money and make money.

You can join the webinar from your PC, Laptop, Tablet or Smart Phone

call Toll Free (201) 479-4595 and enter 22392403#

Note:  Your computer must allow Adobe Flash Player to run this webinar program. Some protected network computers may not allow interactive Flash based programs. You can still listen in by calling the Toll Free number and entering the show code. If you are having problems logging into the webinar click here for alternative log-in options.

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Future Shows:

September 4th

Planning Your Crowdfunding Campaign Crowdfunding is not just for nonprofits or independent artists anymore. Any small business can now use crowdfunding as a resource to receive donations, gain market share, and acquire new customers. But, there is a specific sequence of actions that need to occur to ensure that your crowdfunding campaign is successful and provides you the maximum potential benefits. Join Irvine Builds Businesses Host and small business advisor Robert Coleman as he shows you: • How to select the right crowdfunding platform for your business project • Developing a crowdfunding request that can succeed • Building public momentum and support for your project BEFORE it is launched • Crowdfunding partnerships you should pursue • Getting your “Ask” ready and launching your campaign Robert Coleman has been a consultant to small businesses for over 25 years specializing in growth companies, startups, and product launches.

September 11th New Lighting Regulations in California That Affect Your Small Business Most small business owners in California are not aware that sweeping new regulations went into effect in July of this year that will dramatically impact office and workplace lighting permanently. The new regulations define exactly how lighting must be controlled within business and commercial workplaces and imposes significant penalties if these codes are not followed. Yet, the vast majority of small business owners are not aware of these regulations at all. In fairness, while many business owners are not in favor of additional regulations, the new codes also provide business opportunities, benefit the environment, and provide a window into what the future of lighting can be like. Join Joe Tavormina, President of TAV Networks to explore the new regulations and also the future of lighting for commercial applications. Learn: • The general provisions of the new regulations • The impacts for the small business owner • Inexpensive solutions to comply with the new regulations • How the lighting of the future will work TAV Networks is an engineering and wireless design company dedicated to providing new products, services, and technologies to facilitate tomorrow’s Smart Cities.

September 18th TriTech SBDC: Your Local Business Accelerator TriTech Small Business Development Center has been known as the key to the next level for over twenty years to businesses and entrepreneurs. TriTech helps businesses thrive in changing times by offering C Level executive mentoring to entrepreneurs and growth companies. TriTech offers one –on-one consulting in areas such as identifying capital, startup assistance, commercializing new technologies, marketing products/services and management. Mark Mitchell, Director of TriTech will cover the resources available within TriTech and show you: • How to evaluate your business opportunities • Next steps you can take to accelerate your growth • How to get connected up to the resources you need as a small business

September 25 The Power of Positivity on Your Path to Prosperity Have you ever met somebody and known whether they were successful or not within just a few minutes of meeting them? Perhaps it was their attitude that clued you in. You can generate a greater “aura” of success by maintaining a positive attitude. Positive people are healthier, live longer, and they make more money! Would you like to learn to be a more positive person? Join this webinar to learn how to identify the traits you want to change, eliminate words and actions that hold you back, and develop systems for a more positive outlook. This webinar will be co-sponsored by the SBA and features Michelle Skiljan, who serves as Executive Director of the Inland Empire and Coachella Valley Women Business Centers.  

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