Self-Reliance Services Atlanta Georgia

At LDS Employment Resource Services (LDS Jobs), we'll help you become gainfully employed through education and networking with local companies.Whether you are you looking for a better job, interested in starting your own business, in need of education or training, or just need help managing your family budget or personal finances, Self-Reliance Services (SRS), formally known as LDS Employment Resource Services, can help support you on your path to greater temporal and spiritual self-reliance. Contact your local bishop or the stake Self-Reliance specialist and ask about attending an upcoming Self-Reliance devotional and joining a Self-Reliance group. You can also receive one-on-one assistance by visiting a Self-Reliance Resource Center or LDS Employment Resource Center if available in your area.

Even if a center is not close enough for you to visit, we recommend that you log-in to ldsjobs.org and create your profile. On ldsjobs.org you will find many tools and tips to help you, including links to local employment, self-employment, and education resources.

Upcoming Events

How to Write, Publish & Market Your Book

August 15, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SBA Georgia District Office
233 Peachtree Street NE 3rd floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
USA

How to Write, Publish & Market Your Book   

Presented by SCORE Atlanta

 

“Everyone has a book in them” is often quoted, but notunderstood for people to move forward with writing a book. We all have a storyto tell others. We want to share encouragement, inspiration, education,entertainment, and more. Writing is a way authors and readers connect. If abook’s message is strong enough and is shared by many, it can createchange. 

 

For business people, a book is a way to share expertise.It is a format that potential clients can study, read, and learn from anexpert. It can even be a way to prime a client before they embark on hiring fora specialty.  

 

Someone is waiting for the information or inspiration inyour book. The longer you wait to publish, the longer they are missing what youoffer. Now you can control your destiny, your dreams, and the publishingprocess. Give the gift of YOU.

 

Nicole Antoinette will be presenting a series ofworkshops about how to write, publish and market a book. Offering books is agreat way for entrepreneurs to share their knowledge as a subject matter expertas well as provide solutions to their target audience.

 

Participants will:

Understand how to turn existing experience and skillsinto a book

Brainstorm and organize ideas for a book to promote abusiness

Learn the anatomy of a book to effectively write amanuscript

Gain knowledge on how to write

Draft an outline for a book, book title, and bookdescription

Review the players involved in publishing a book

Understand the difference between traditional publishingand self-publishing

Learn the book production process vs publishing process

Identify important aspects of creating an effective bookplan to market a book

Develop a one-page marketing plan to market

Develop the main point of a book and turn it into amessage

Lay the groundwork to implement a book plan andcommunicate the book's message 

 

Aug 15

A 3-Part Book Publishing Workshop Part One: How to Writea Book to Promote Your Business for Growth

REGISTER:http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07ee0qdq6nfc3a3486&llr=an8uarcab

 

Sept 12

A 3-Part Book Publishing Workshop Part Two: How toPublish a Book to Promote Your Business for Growth

REGISTER:http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07ee0qbmj7550ab4e3&llr=an8uarcab

 

Oct 3

A 3-Part Book Publishing Workshop Part Three: How toMarket a Book to Promote Your Business for Growth

REGISTER:http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07ee0q92cy3c2aaad6&llr=an8uarcab

Expand Your Resources *Surplus Property*

August 15, 2017
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
WEBINAR
This is an online event.
Atlanta, GA 30084
USA

Expand Your Resources *Surplus Property*

WEBINAR

Acquiring government surplus – which includes everythingfrom computer equipment to medical tools, vehicles and parts, and more – is aneasy and affordable way to equip your new and expanding business. SBA invitesyou to experience an exclusive benefit designed for 8(a) firms. Learn how toleverage the platform, grow your business, and save money!

When

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EDT

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Where

This is an online event.

Contact

SCORE

admin.0048@scorevolunteer.org

Free events offered by SCORE are in great demand. Pleasenotify us immediately if you cannot attend. Events are subject to cancellation,you will be notified by email if this occurs

REGISTER ONLINE:  https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07eed1r8bc52ba6228&oseq=&c=&ch=

Scaling Up: Business Growth Strategies

August 18, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SBA Georgia District Office
Harris Tower Building
233 Peachtree Street, NE 3rd Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
USA

Explore opportunities to scale your business by creating multiple revenue streams and profit centers. Some of the strategies include partnerships, joint ventures, equity/investor considerations and more.

REGISTER:

https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07ee165g052d6c4248&oseq=&c=&ch=


Latina Entrepreneurs Academy -Module 7 -Business Plan Part I

August 25, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SBA Georgia District Office
233 Peachtree Street NE 3rd floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
USA

 ABOUT the Workshop

Participants will learn the key components for writing a clear, succinct plan designed to appeal to investors, potential business partners and lenders.

The mini business plan focuses on the following:

*Description of the business, including the organization,products and services

*Management and operations

*Marketing and sales with an emphasis on the importance ofdata gathering and promotion

*Financial projections including charts that provide anunderstanding of their importance in the application for funding

 The seminar offersyou, the owner, a way to analyze the strengths and weaknesses of your businessand the competition; which helps you determine the overall feasibility of theplan.

The important financial aspects of starting and running abusiness will be discussed, along with a focus on estimating capitalrequirements and understanding the difference between cash flow andprofitability, an important ‘must know’ for any entrepreneur.

REGISTER: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07ee7fgkjm25e1a0fe&oseq=&c=&ch=

Latina Entrepreneurs Academy -Module 8 - Business Plan Part II

August 30, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SBA Georgia District Office
233 Peachtree Street NE 3rd floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
USA

ABOUT the Workshop

Participants will learn the key components for writing a clear, succinct plan designed to appeal to investors, potential business partners and lenders.

 The business plan session focuses on the following:

*Description of the business, including the organization,products and services

*Management and operations

*Marketing and sales with an emphasis on the importance ofdata gathering and promotion

*Financial projections including charts that provide anunderstanding of their importance in the application for funding

 The seminar offersyou, the owner, a way to analyze the strengths and weaknesses of your businessand the competition; which helps you determine the overall feasibility of theplan.

The important financial aspects of starting and running abusiness will be discussed, along with a focus on estimating capital requirementsand understanding the difference between cash flow and profitability, animportant ‘must know’ for any entrepreneur.

REGISTER: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07ee7fgkpq2518b81b&oseq=&c=&ch=