The Business Week Ahead: February 9th, 2017

A schedule of major business events in the Tampa Bay area.

 

 

 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 6TH

 

 

Hillsborough County Public Schools – Early Release Day – students released 1 hour early

 

 

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 7TH

 

 

8:30am
The Census Bureau and the Bureau of Economic Analysis of the Department of Commerce – International Trade (REPORT).

 

 

12:00pm – 2:00pm
Pinellas County Economic Development
Starting a Business (seminar)
The best way to get started! Receive information on the necessary licenses, permits, legal documents and requirements to do work in the State of Florida. Learn to refine your ideas into a plan for success.
Price: $10
Location: The EpiCenter, 13805 58th Street North, Suite 1-200, Clearwater, Florida 33760; 727-464-7332
Info and Registration: 727/453-7200.

 

 

3:00pm
Federal Reserve – Consumer Credit (REPORT).

 

 

5:00pm
SCORE – St. Petersburg
Intermediate QuickBooks (seminar)
Are you struggling to learn QuickBooks? Do you run your own business and know little about accounting?
Price: $12 (includes guide)
Location: The Greenhouse, 440 2nd Avenue N, St. Petersburg, FL, 33701
Info: 727/437-0990
Click for Info or to Register.

 

 

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8TH

 

 

12:00pm – 2:00pm
Pinellas Economic Council
How To Research & Write Your Business Plan (seminar)
This 2-part workshop provides insight and access to business databases available through the City library services, including premium business databases for industry, market and demographic information critical to your business plan. Next, discover the importance of a business plan, including fundamental concepts and the process of writing your plan.
Price: Free.
Location: The Greenhouse, 440 2nd Avenue N, St. Petersburg, FL, 33701
Info: 727/893-7146

 

 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9TH

 

 

8:30am
The Employment and Training Administration of the Department of Labor – Initial Claims (Unemployment) (REPORT).

 

 

10:00am
The Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce – Wholesale Trade (REPORT).

 

 

4:30pm
Ringling College Lifelong Learning Academy’s (RCLLA) Winter 2017 lecture series
“Laugh Your Way to Health”
Location: Academy’s interim headquarters at Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Ave., Building #1, Sarasota.
Price: General admission is $10; RCLLA members are admitted free. No event refunds.
Click for INFO.
Click to REGISTER or call 941-309-5111.

 

 

6:00pm – 8:00pm
SCORE – St. Petersburg
10 Tips for Advertising Your Business (seminar)
In tough economic times, why advertise? According to a recent study, firms that advertised during a recession increased in value and got more marketing bang for their buck. Today you have an incredible opportunity to increase sales and build market share by following these 10 tips for advertising your business.
Price: Free?
Location: The Greenhouse, 440 2nd Avenue N, St. Petersburg, FL, 33701
Info: 727/437-0990
Click for Info or to Register.

 

 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10TH

 

 

2:00pm
U.S. Treasury Department – Treasury Budget (REPORT).

 

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11TH

 

 

(none)

 

 

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12TH

 

 

Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday

 

 

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Tim Bryce is a freelance writer and management consultant located in the Tampa Bay area of Florida. As an avid writer and speaker, Tim discusses everything from business and management, to politics and morality, to systems and technology, and our ever changing world.