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

SimpleSTEPS™ to Start a Business - Start-up Basics

January 17, 2017
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
South Fulton Branch Public Library
4055 Flat Shoals Road
Union City, GA 30291
USA

This is a FREE event

ABOUT the Workshop

Attend this comprehensive 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.

Join us for five modules that 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.


This introductory workshop "Start-up Basics" focuses on the concept of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. Start-up Basics provides you with an overview 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


REGISTER ONLINE AT: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07edkk77hz658fbfd7&oseq=&c=&ch=

Taking Care of Y-O-U and Your Small Business

January 19, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
ONLINE
anywhere with internet access
Atlanta, GA 30303
USA

How does the Affordable Care Act (ACA) benefit your small business? Know where to go for care? Find out how to take care of your business, by taking care of you! 

 Learn the ACA facts and key features:

This webinar will focus on what the healthcare law, the Affordable Care Act, means for small businesses. It will focus on federal provisions to help local small business owners understand how the law will impact them.

Topics being discussed include:

  • Small Business Tax Credits + Payments
  • Navigating the Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) Marketplace

(Find the affordable health insurance plan for 2017 that fits your needs and your Budget?)

Date:         Thursday, January 19, 2017

 Location: SBA Online - *Webinar*

Presenter:

SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company


For more information and to register go to: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event;jsessionid=DD4C0F96F4A2D7E4C986C246987EFB2D.worker_registrant?llr=an8uarcab&oeidk=a07edn0zmd8701b90e7

Jobseekers of Peachtree City Networking Group

January 20, 2017
7:30 AM - 10:00 AM
First Baptist Church of Peachtree City
208 Willowbend Road
Peachtree City, GA 30269
USA

About Us

JobSeekers is a job search ministry for  professionals in the midst of a careertransition. Participants come from 100+ churches in south metro Atlanta area.We meet every Friday (about 48 times per year) at First Baptist Church inPeachtree City. Meetings start at 7:30 and end at 10:00 am.

At JobSeekers of PTC, we work with you to find a job and wewalk with you on your journey of faith. As we go through a career transition,we believe God’s will is to align our gifts and abilities with His will. Ourjob search ministry provides …

Christian fellowship. We provide opportunities for peoplewho are facing the same challenge to interact with one another in a positive,caring Christian business setting.

Spiritual and emotional support. We provide an empowering environmentwhere we reinforce the message that God is for us and absolutely nothing candefeat us.

Practical job search assistance. Each week we present aresults-oriented module on a relevant job search topic. We also assist formallyand informally with networking.

All are welcome; the topics are targeted for professionals,managers and executives.  Attire isbusiness casual. Bring your résumé. Best of all, it’s free!

Meetings

We meet every Friday (about 48 times per year) at FirstBaptist Church in Peachtree City (in Fellowship Hall).  Meetings are not held on the Fridays closestto Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s. Meetings start at7:30 and end at 10:00 am.

Agenda

7:30 – Coffee, doughnuts and networking

7:45 – Welcome and devotional

8:10 – Introductions and networking

8:30 – Job search training and application

9:45 – Information and announcements

10:00 – Adjourn

Mini Business Plan

January 20, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cobb County Chamber of Commerce
240 Interstate North Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30339
USA

Mini Business Plan

A Road Map to Entrepreneurial Success


This workshop offers you a way to analyze the strengths and weaknesses of your business and the competition; which helps you determine the overall feasibility of the plan. The important financial aspects of starting and running a business will be discussed, along with a focus on estimating capital requirements and understanding the difference between cash flow and profitability, an important 'must know' for any entrepreneur.


For more information and to register go to:  http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event;jsessionid=A848F5ACADCEE7E918BF8D5A254D8932.worker_registrant?llr=885sqpxab&oeidk=a07edk0kdt70031a940


Fee $25

SimpleSTEPS™ to Start a Business - Start-up Basics

January 24, 2017
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
South Fulton Branch Public Library
4055 Flat Shoals Road
Union City, GA 30291
USA

This is a FREE event


ABOUT the Workshop

Attend this comprehensive 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.

Join us for five modules that 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.


This introductory workshop "Start-up Basics" focuses on the concept of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. Start-up Basics provides you with an overview 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


REGISTER ONLINE at: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event;jsessionid=B100A7E1C07679A7154BC9803D07E1BD.worker_registrant?llr=an8uarcab&oeidk=a07edkk77hz658fbfd7

Jobseekers of Peachtree City Networking Group

January 27, 2017
7:30 AM - 10:00 AM
First Baptist Church of Peachtree City
208 Willowbend Road
Peachtree City, GA 30269
USA

About Us

JobSeekers is a job search ministry for  professionals in the midst of a careertransition. Participants come from 100+ churches in south metro Atlanta area.We meet every Friday (about 48 times per year) at First Baptist Church inPeachtree City. Meetings start at 7:30 and end at 10:00 am.

At JobSeekers of PTC, we work with you to find a job and wewalk with you on your journey of faith. As we go through a career transition,we believe God’s will is to align our gifts and abilities with His will. Ourjob search ministry provides …

Christian fellowship. We provide opportunities for peoplewho are facing the same challenge to interact with one another in a positive,caring Christian business setting.

Spiritual and emotional support. We provide an empowering environmentwhere we reinforce the message that God is for us and absolutely nothing candefeat us.

Practical job search assistance. Each week we present aresults-oriented module on a relevant job search topic. We also assist formallyand informally with networking.

All are welcome; the topics are targeted for professionals,managers and executives.  Attire isbusiness casual. Bring your résumé. Best of all, it’s free!

Meetings

We meet every Friday (about 48 times per year) at FirstBaptist Church in Peachtree City (in Fellowship Hall).  Meetings are not held on the Fridays closestto Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s. Meetings start at7:30 and end at 10:00 am.

Agenda

7:30 – Coffee, doughnuts and networking

7:45 – Welcome and devotional

8:10 – Introductions and networking

8:30 – Job search training and application

9:45 – Information and announcements

10:00 – Adjourn

Securing Capital to Grow Your Business

January 27, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Harris Tower Building
233 Peachtree Street, NE
Suite 1900
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 and who provides it

* Identify which financing options are right for different types of businesses - and how they get approved

* Learn how to apply for financing, and what to expect after the application is submitted





REGISTER ONLINE AT: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07edlagybua5dd4f8a&oseq=&c=&ch=

OPEN for Government Contracting: Success Series

January 31, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Atlanta Marriott Marquis
265 Peachtree Center Ave
Atlanta, GA 30303
USA

The "OPEN for Government Contracting: Success Series" events are free, day-long events focusing on small business government contracting. A section of the event is Contract Connections. This session provides buyer/seller matchmaking opportunities, along with networking opportunities. The OPEN events also provide interactive workshops (with topics such as teaming, federal contracting, learn to work with Government Agencies)keynote speakers and panels composed of Federal, State and Local Government Officials and Large Corporations/Primes as well as small business owners. Our program provides education for both, small/middle market business owners who are new to government contracting as well as experienced contractors.

Further details regarding Contract Connections:

It is part of the main event "OPEN for Government Contracting: Success Series"

We facilitate 10 minute pre-matched One-on-One meetings throughout the day between agency/prime representatives and small business owners.

We will make the matches based on the Industry Codes you are currently seeking that are your priority and that are certified (8(a), HUBZone, SDVOSB, WOSB, State HUB...) depending what your needs are.

We host 2 types of meetings, educational and buyer to seller meetings.

Register Now at www.openforum.com/events/OGCAtlanta2017

SimpleSTEPS for Starting Your Business

February 7, 2017
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Central Public Library
One Margaret Mitchell Square
Atlanta, GA 30303
USA
Attend this comprehensive series of workshops to help you test your new business idea and get you started on the right path. 
 
Join us for five modules that 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.



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

Register online at: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07edkkaiz441d0bb05&oseq=&c=&ch=


This is a FREE event

Develop an Import / Export Business

February 10, 2017
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
SBA Georgia District Office
233 Peachtree Street, NE
Harris Tower 19th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
USA

SCORE mentors and representatives from the local business community conduct a variety of regularly scheduled, low cost educational workshops that provide valuable information and techniques necessary for establishing and managing a successful business. 

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

Go where the customers are. There is significant opportunity for small businesses to profit through importing and exporting operations.

Do you have what it takes to become a successful international 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 experts from the Georgia Small Business Development Center, a resource partner of the SBA.

Each module is an independent learning experience.






Get more information and register at: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event;jsessionid=6364582BD148BE252F79E3EEAF9B8D10.worker_registrant?llr=an8uarcab&oeidk=a07edny8qfy9f29c799