Atlanta Georgia Employment Resource Center

En los Servicios de Recursos de Empleo SUD (LDS Jobs) te ayudaremos a obtener un empleo remunerado a través de la formación académica y la red de contactos con empresas locales.Ya sea que esté empezando su carrera o que tenga vasta experiencia profesional, los Servicios de Recursos de Empleo (SRE) SUD o los Servicios de Autosuficiencia (SA) le ayudarán a alcanzar sus metas profesionales. El centro de empleo o de autosuficiencia ofrece asesoría individual, talleres y una extensa base de datos con oportunidades de empleo, formación académica y autoempleo. Al visitar un centro aprenderá las prácticas de búsqueda de empleo más eficaces, establecerá una red de contactos y encontrará recursos que le ayudarán a continuar sus estudios o a administrar una pequeña empresa con éxito.

Le recomendamos que inicie sesión y que empiece a crear su perfil en ldsjobs.org antes de visitar el centro de empleo. Si no hubiera un centro de empleo o de autosuficiencia cercano que le permita visitarlo, ldsjobs.org ofrece muchos recursos en línea. Si lo desea, un asesor de empleo también podrá ofrecerle asistencia por teléfono o por correo electrónico.

Próximos eventos

Engineered Business Growth Using Data Analytics: A New Course

June 27, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SBA Georgia District Office
Harris Tower Building
233 Peachtree Street NE 3rd floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
USA

This is the final of a series of five workshops with each workshop progressing from the previous workshop.

June 27th-- Engineered Business Growth Using Data Analytics: A New Course

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This is a FREE event

Employee Life Cycle: Interviewing, Hiring & What Comes Next

June 28, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SBA District Office
233 Peachtree Street NE 3rd Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
USA

Learn about some of the most important employee management issues for small businesses - and how you can take action today.

Join national HR leader Paychex andSCORE at our upcoming seminar and learn how to avoid some of the most common employee handbook mistakes for small businesses.

 

Attend Our Free, LocalSeminar

A Paychex HR professional will help youunderstand important HR issues and will present effective strategies forstaying current and compliant.

Which of these employee lifecyclepractices could put your business at risk?

Learn More about:

1. Federal Laws

Find out which federal laws may impactyour hiring practices.

2. Progressive Discipline

Learn how to handle employee performanceissues and policy violations.

3. Legal Matters

Review common legal issues with employeetermination.

4. Risky Hiring Practices

Identify the costs of poor hiring.

5. Implementation

Learn how to execute an effectiverecruiting and hiring process.

 

And more! Register Today.

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Latina Entrepreneurs Academy SimpleSTEPS to Start a Business -- Module 2(Business Concept)

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

"Business Concept" is the second module in our comprehensive five part SimpleSTEPS workshop program. Attend the complete series of workshops to help you test your new business idea and get you started on the right path. Reinforce your workshop experience with FREE one-to-one mentoring.

This module will focus on your business concept and step-by-step guidance in researching your idea, your market, and your competition. At the end of the Business Concept workshop, you are able to:

identify your target markets, 

describe your products and services, 

and collectkey competitive information to support your feasibility plan.

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Latina Entrepreneurs Academy SimpleSTEPS to Start a Business -- Module 3(Marketing Plan)

July 7, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SBA Georgia District Office
233 Peachtree Street NE 3rd floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
USA

"Marketing Plan" is the third module in our comprehensive five part SimpleSTEPS workshop program.

 Attend the complete series of workshops to help you test your new business idea and get you started on the right path. Reinforce your workshop experience with FREE one-to-one mentoring.


This module will introduce you to marketing communication methods and tools to maximize your customer reach. The discussion in the workshop covers pricing strategies, positioning, the difference between features and benefits, and different marketing strategies. At the end of this session, you will know how to: outline your marketing strategy, test your marketing message, choose the right sales channel, and exercise your marketing strategy.


Join us for one, or all five modules that will help you understand the basics of:

*the concepts involved with assessing a business idea,

*marketing your product or service, 

*understanding business financials and how they work, 

*how to fund and finance your business. 


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SimpleSTEPS™ to Start a Business - Start-up Basics

July 10, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Adams Park Branch Public Library
2231 Campbellton Road, SW
Atlanta, GA 30311
USA

 This is a FREEevent

 

ABOUT the Workshop

 

Attend this comprehensive series of workshops to help youtest your new business idea and get you started on the right path. Reinforceyour workshop experience with FREE one-to-one mentoring.

 

Join us for five modules that help you understand thebasics of:

 

*the concepts involved with assessing a business idea,

*marketing your product or service,

*understanding business financials and how they work,

*how to fund and finance your business.

 

This introductory workshop "Start-up Basics"focuses on the concept of testing your business idea and identifying the keyfactors that influence start-up success. Start-up Basics provides you with anoverview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

 

In this module, you will introduced to:

 

*advantages and disadvantages of owning a business

*most profitable legal form for your business

*the fundamentals of formation

*organization

*marketing

*cash flow

*funding sources

 

More information on the complete SimpleSTEPS™series can be found at http://atlanta.score.org/node/146646


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How to Write, Publish & Market Your Book - Part 3 of 3

July 11, 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

 

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 and communicate the book's message 


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

As business owners, you have a unique opportunity to preserve your thoughts, experiences, creativity, skills, and most importantly your “know how” in print. The 'How to Write a Book to Promote Your Business for Growth Workshop' will guide participants on how to develop ideas for multiple books, along with developing an outline to begin writing.


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Develop an Import / Export Business

July 14, 2017
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
SBA Georgia District Office
233 Peachtree Street, NE
Harris Tower 3rd Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
USA

ABOUT the Workshop

 

Small businesses looking to increase sales and profit,reduce dependence on the domestic market and stabilize seasonal fluctuationsshould consider importing and exporting.  With nearly 96 percent of consumers living outside the U.S. andtwo-thirds of the world’s purchasing power in foreign countries, opportunitiesawait U.S. small business.

 

Go where the customers are. There is significantopportunity for small businesses to profit through importing and exportingoperations.

 

Do you have what it takes to become a successfulinternational business? Are you ready to make international sales? Importing /Exporting offers great opportunities but requires preparation and planning.

 

This is a two part series taught by international expertsfrom the Georgia Small Business Development Center, a resource partner of theSBA.

 

Module I will aid you in assessing your readiness,understanding what you need to know and consider before pursuing aninternational strategy.

Module II will introduce you to those topics needed todevelop and implement your strategy: international pricing and costing issues,proforma export quotations, payment terms, and risk assessment.

 

The workshops will help you gain the knowledge to developand implement an international  plan. Youwill become acquainted with the key components of an effective import / exportplan.  The instructors will raisequestions you should answer to complete your plan and provide the resources tohelp you answer those questions.

 

    *organizational and product readiness,

    * marketresearch,

    * guidance fordeveloping your strategy and marketing plan,

    * promotingyour products in target market, and

    * complyingwith US and foreign regulations.

 

Fee for Module  Iis $50 per person and is taught 9:30am - 12:30pm

Fee for Module II is $50 per person and is taught 1:15pm-  4:30pm

Both modules can be attended as a full day event for asingle Fee of $89 per person

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Securing Capital to Grow Your Business

July 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

Calling all aspiring and existing entrepreneurs! SCORE and OnDeck invite you to a workshop where you will, participate in an interactive fundability quiz, find out about the different types of financing available, identify which financing options are right for different types of businesses, and learn how to apply for financing .


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Open House

July 20, 2017
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Southern Wesleyan University-North Augusta
802 East Martintown Road
North Augusta, SC 29841
USA

DROP IN

Learn about our programs which are geared towards working adults.

Waive your application fee if you attend.

Phone: 803.426.7981

swu.edu/northaugusta

Latina Entrepreneurs Academy SimpleSTEPS to Start a Business -- Module 4(Financial Projections)

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

"Financial Projections" is the fourth module in our comprehensive five part SimpleSTEPS workshop program. Attend the complete series of workshops to help you test your new business idea and get you started on the right path. Reinforce your workshop experience with FREE one-to-one mentoring.

This module uses exercises to help you better understand financial concepts. This session reviews sales and prices, financial risks and rewards, true start-up costs, ongoing operating expenses, setting benchmarks for tracking progress and the organization of all your financial information. Using a hands-on approach, you learn how to use our financial model to forecast sales revenue and build solid pro-forma financial forecasts.

Join us for one, or all five modules that will help you understand the basics of:

*the concepts involved with assessing a business idea,

*marketing your product or service,

*understanding business financials and how they work,

*how to fund and finance your business.

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