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How to Write a Business Plan: from the Small Business Administration

Small Business Administration

Opening a new business can be overwhelming, especially if you don’t have any experience in the world of business. There are so many things to consider, from identifying the perfect product or service to sell to finding the right financing.

With so many moving parts, getting started can seem rather challenging. A business plan is always a first good step. It will help you lay out your plans, anticipate how you will manage your business and help you get the right financing. In other words, it can really help your company succeed.

i2E seeks applicants for 2013 summer fellows program

Business incubator i2E (Innovation to Enterprise) is offering a paid 10-week fellowship this summer at an entrepreneurial company in Tulsa or Oklahoma City.

Applications for the 2013 i2E Fellows program are being accepted through March 15. Both undergraduate and graduate students are eligible.

Fellows will earn $6,000 while working full-time on projects designed specifically for their skill sets at i2E client companies or at i2E's offices in either city. The Fellowships begin June 3.

Tulsa Chamber Small Business Forum offers insight to Affordable Care Act

Join the Tulsa Regional Chamber for February's Small Business Forum, "The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: What does ObamaCare mean for Small Business?" The forum will feature a panel of industry experts who will address questions related to the Affordable Care Act.

Make plans now to attend the Tulsa Regional Chamber Business After Hours

Chamber Business After Hours event

It isn't 'business as usual' at February's Business After Hours. Attend for cash prizes and a few fun surprises.

Who says business can't be fun? Prepare your elevator speech, print more business cards and join us for the next Business After Hours on Thursday, Feb. 7 at the Tulsa Convention Center. More than 800 business professionals will attend this exciting event to network, listen to music, peruse more than 90 exhibitors and enjoy fun giveaways and heavy hors d'oeuvres.

Tulsa Regional Chamber Forum Offers Social Marketing Advice to Small Business Owners

Chamber Forum Offers Social Marketing Advice to Small Business Owners

Get social marketing tips at this month's Small Business Forum, "Social Marketing for Small Business," featuring Jessica Dyer, president of Emerge Marketing and PR.

Tuesday, Jan. 22
7:30 - 9 a.m. (networking from 7-7:30 a.m.)
Embassy Suites
3332 S. 79th East Ave.

Dyer will offer tools and insight on how to fully engage social marketing in various promotional activities to drive client loyalty, buyer engagement and new business revenue.

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