Southwest Wisconsin Classes

Explore classes that will help you develop the skills you need for your business to thrive.

Statewide Online Events

Explore the following online business education options that can be accessed from anywhere.


Positive Power Plays: Skills for Conflict & Negotiation

April 18, 2024 | 8:30AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Managing Employees

All leaders experience conflict in one form or another. In this class, you will learn how to turn conflict into collaborations and reach win-win resolutions. You will see conflict to clarify roles, relationships, and heighten creativity. Learning how to reach beyond the impasse and find solutions...

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Fee: $289.00



Podcasting Mastery for Small Business Success: From Concept to Connection (DP-AM) - Virtual

April 18, 2024 | 9:00AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Green Bay

Topic: Marketing and Sales

Podcasting Mastery for Small Business Success: From Concept to Connection

Presented live, VIRTUALLY - 9:00-10:30AM, Thursday, April 18

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This training is tailored for small business owners keen on harnessi...

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Fee: $80.00



Podcasting Mastery for Small Business Success: From Concept to Connection (DP-PM) - Virtual

April 18, 2024 | 5:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Green Bay

Topic: Marketing and Sales

Podcasting Mastery for Small Business Success: From Concept to Connection

Presented live, VIRTUALLY - 5-6:30PM, Thursday, April 18

Description:

This training is tailored for small business owners keen on harnessing t...

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Fee: $80.00



SEO Simplified: Boost Your Business Online Without the Tech Talk (DP-AM) - Virtual

April 25, 2024 | 9:00AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Green Bay

Topic: Marketing and Sales

SEO Simplified: Boost Your Business Online Without the Tech Talk

Presented live, VIRTUALLY - 9:00-10:30AM, Thursday, April 25, 2024

Description: Unlock the power of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) without the jargon! This ...

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Fee: $80.00



QuickBooks Online (QBO) User Training Plus

April 25, 2024 | 4:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - La Crosse

Topic: Business Accounting and Budget

This is an applied training program that includes four (4) training modules that are delivered in two parts. This training enables users to learn and apply the skills covered to use QBO and/or enhance the use of QBO. As part of this program, participants will be able to access 1x1 instructional ...

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Fee: $800.00



SEO Simplified: Boost Your Business Online Without the Tech Talk (DP-PM) Virtual

April 25, 2024 | 5:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Green Bay

Topic: Marketing and Sales

SEO Simplified: Boost Your Business Online Without the Tech Talk

Presented live, VIRTUALLY - 5:00-6:30PM, Thursday, April 25, 2024

Description: Unlock the power of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) without the jargon! This t...

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Fee: $80.00



Buy-Sell Agreements

April 29, 2024 | 11:00AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Managing a Business

If you are in business with other people, the reality is that at some point, you will not be. As with any personal or professional partnership, communication is key. By working together to create a buy-sell agreement - before someone leaves the business - you can create a strong foundation for yo...

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Fee: No Cost



Wisconsin Tax Seminar for New Businesses

April 30, 2024 | 10:00AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Tax Planning

In this New Business Seminar, hosted by The Wisconsin Department of Revenue (DOR) you will gain a basic understanding of Wisconsin's tax laws.

Topics may include:

Business tax registration Withholding tax information Sales and use tax information Other business taxes Electronic fili...

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Fee: No Cost



Business Basics Bootcamp (DP) - Spring 2024 - Virtual

May 1, 2024 | 5:30PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Green Bay

Topic: Business Basics

Online minimum: 10

The Business Basics Bootcamp is a four-week course (meeting once a week, virtually) for those new to starting a business, seeking a refresher to increase business success, or having a desire to expand their small-scale business....

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Fee: $160.00



Getting Started With Facebook Ads

May 8, 2024 | 1:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Stevens Point

Topic: Marketing and Sales

Facebook Ads can take you far. if you know what you're doing.

Throughout this session we'll cover getting started with ads, understanding the types of campaigns available to you, building creative and audiences, understanding your analytics and more!

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Fee: $99.00



Time Mastery for Small Business Success: Practical Strategies for Productivity... (DP-AM) - Virtual

May 9, 2024 | 9:00AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Green Bay

Topic: Managing a Business

Time Mastery for Small Business Success: Practical Strategies for Productivity and Balance

Presented live, VIRTUALLY - 9:00-10:30AM , Thursday, May 9, 2024

Description:

This training is designed to empower small busi...

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Fee: $80.00



Time Mastery for Small Business Success: Practical Strategies for Productivity...(DP-PM) - Virtual

May 9, 2024 | 5:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Green Bay

Topic: Managing a Business

Time Mastery for Small Business Success: Practical Strategies for Productivity and Balance

Presented live, VIRTUALLY - 5:00-6:30PM , Thursday, May 9, 2024

Description:

This training is designed to empower small busin...

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Fee: $80.00



DOD SBIR: Special Programs & Speaking their language

May 14, 2024 | 12:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Center For Technology Commercialization

Topic: Start-up Assistance

The Department of Defense (DOD) SBIR and STTR programs offer a wide range of opportunities for small firms to address military needs in just about every technology area from software to training systems, from medical products to air, land and sea platforms. In order to become an eventual supplier...

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Fee: No Cost



Tools for Success: Simplifying Productivity for Small Business Owners (DP-AM) - Virtual

May 16, 2024 | 9:00AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Green Bay

Topic: Managing a Business

Tools for Success: Simplifying Productivity for Small Business Owners

Presented live, VIRTUALLY - 9:00-10:30AM, Thursday, May 16, 2024

Description:

This training is your go-to guide for small business owners eager to...

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Fee: $80.00



Tools for Success: Simplifying Productivity for Small Business Owners (DP-PM) - Virtual

May 16, 2024 | 5:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Green Bay

Topic: Managing a Business

Tools for Success: Simplifying Productivity for Small Business Owners

Presented live, VIRTUALLY - 5:00-6:30PM, Thursday, May 16, 2024

Description:

This training is your go-to guide for small business owners eager to ...

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Fee: $80.00



Federal Funding for Health and Bioscience Technologies R&D

June 4, 2024 | 12:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Center For Technology Commercialization

Topic: Start-up Assistance

Do you have a health related or biotech technology, but need funding to advance?

Join this webinar and learn how to find and select health technology grant opportunities. Our expert will review how to find health and bioscience federal funding, including DHHS/NIH/BluePrint MedTech, BARDA, ...

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Fee: No Cost



Accessing USDA SBIR/STTR

June 12, 2024 | 12:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Center For Technology Commercialization

Topic: Start-up Assistance

The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and the Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) offers competitively awarded grants to qualified small businesses to support high quality research related to important scientific problems and opp...

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Fee: No Cost

Contact the Southwest Wisconsin SBDC

Whether you’re not sure where to start or ready to make a leap, our experts are here to offer trusted insights and industry-specific advice. Get started with the SBDC, serving Wisconsin’s small businesses since 1980.