Here's the slideshow we went over today. We talked about making a marketing plan and got our Designer Worksheets to prep for our Designer meeting. Then we spent an hour and a half working on our research and business plans. Remember that you MUST have some market research done by next class-- that means actually talking … Continue reading 12/13 Lesson 8
Here's our slideshow on Financials!
Lesson 5's slideshow. Here is the digital template for our business plan.
Here's the slideshow from Lesson 4's class. Here's the video about Wolf 'Em Sticks: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yz7gpCo1KHM
Welcome to our first class! Please begin by taking the opening survey for the program. Then we will learn some basics about business and do some beginning brainstorming! Class 1 SlideShow 6:30pm--Welcome! Brandin Cohen from Liquid-IV Watch this video about Liquid IV's business plan, which involves giving as they receive. https://liquid-iv.com/mission/ HOMEWORK Fill out the questionnaires. … Continue reading 10/25/16 Class 1
Niamani Knight was a student in the YEA! Lancaster Chamber of Commerce class in California. Look what she created for her business! You an find out more at her website: https://streamkidsexpo.org. 2012 YEA! graduate from Boca Raton, FL, Rachel Zietz, appeared on Shark Tank with her company, Gladiator Lacrosse. Although she did not strike a deal, she … Continue reading Some Graduates from YEA!
Please take the following survey. This year is not indicated, so put in the most recent year. https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2015closingsurvey
Here's an article about taxes: https://www.sba.gov/blogs/sales-tax-101-small-business-owners-and-online-retailers Here's Ms. Thomas's synopsis: If you are making a product that you will sell, you do not have to pay sales tax, because you are not the end-user. You need to look into getting a buyer's exemption certificate. A service does not need to collect sales tax. If you sell something to a … Continue reading Collecting and Paying Sales Tax
Your EIN makes you a legit taxpaying business, registering you with the federal government. It's like getting a social security number for your business. It means that the IRS can look for you to make sure you are paying taxes, so don't file for it if you don't think you intend to start selling. If you … Continue reading File for your EIN Number!!
Watch this video. Use the pause button and do what it says, and then watch it again. If you send a press release that is not properly done, it will go in the garbage at the news outlet. Your goal is for this press release to be so impressive that the newspaper wants to write … Continue reading How to Write a Press Release