These four classes will help you to stop wasting time with your social media outlets by trying to figure out how to work them on your own. Our instructor will help show you how to use them and what aspects are the most important to know.

For anyone starting your own business, or thinking about it, this workshop is for you. Key topics during this session include developing your business ideas, selecting business formation options, financing and funding your venture.

This course discusses the fundamental aspects of marketing. Whatever your current understanding of marketing is, this primer will provide an overview of the basic disciplines and theory of marketing with interactive discussion to ensure you have a good grasp of what it is, and how to use it to significantly improve your business.

This course describes the fundamentals of establishing and promoting your business on the internet. It will provide a basic overview of how to register a domain, items to consider in developing a website and cost effective ways to market your business online as well as helpful online links and other resources available.

This course discusses the fundamentals of various social networking websites along with establishing and promoting your business through this medium. Social media networks during this discussion include facebook, linkedin, twitter, youtube and pinterest.

This session provides an overview of various business insurance options available and will increase your awareness of the costs and risks associated with these various plans. It will also cover common insurance questions for startup and small business owners and a good understanding of how to protect your business in the most cost effective way.

This session provides a forum for open discussion with representatives from commercial loan representatives. During this session we will discuss how banks evaluate small business loans and information required during the loan application process, recommended procedures for startup businesses as well as alternative funding sources. Light refreshments are served during this 1 1/2 hour event.

Tax strategies and planning advice for proper IRS documentation and filing are covered in this class. This is a great orientation for new business owners and a welcome refresher for veterans. All attendees receive a complete information packet and CD including IRS publications and forms.

Co-sponsored by BizTech and the Small Business Administration, this workshop enables attendees to learn more about this SBA business designation, the eligibility requirements including principal office location, the 35% employee rule, ownership, and SBA size standards. BizTech is located in a HUBZone in downtown Hamilton and the HUBZone designation can strengthen the company's ability to secure government contracts and do business with the government.

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Class Locations

BizTech Center
20 High Street
Hamilton, OH  45011
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City of Middletown
One Donham Plaza
Middletown, OH  45042
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ButlerTech - D Russell Lee
3603 Hamilton-Middletown Rd
Hamilton, OH  45011 
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