UW-La Crosse Classes

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

QuickBooks - An Introduction to Accounting Software

March 16, 2021 | 5:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - La Crosse

Topic: Business Accounting and Budget

This program will introduce you to QuickBooks, an accounting software system used by many small businesses. It will provide details on the accounting software and options for using this software system, including its various functions that: . Perform general ledger accounting activities, includ...

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Fee: No Cost



QuickBooks - An Introduction to Accounting Software

March 25, 2021 | 3:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - La Crosse

Topic: Business Accounting and Budget

This program will introduce you to QuickBooks, an accounting software system used by many small businesses. It will provide details on the accounting software and options for using this software system, including its various functions that: . Perform general ledger accounting activities, includ...

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Fee: No Cost



Financial Recordkeeping 101

March 25, 2021 | 5:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - La Crosse

Topic: Business Accounting and Budget

All businesses must keep records. Records help to monitor business progress, prepare financial statements, and prepare tax returns. Participants in this class will learn about the various kinds of financial records, learn about the process of bookkeeping, and gain an understanding of the importan...

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Fee: No Cost



QuickBooks Online

March 30, 2021 | 4:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - La Crosse

Topic: Business Accounting and Budget

QuickBooks Online (QBO) is a training program that will demonstrate how to use this accounting software system to help manage the financial side of your business. The program will show participants how this software system helps a business: . Perform general ledger accounting activities, includin...

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Fee: No Cost



QuickBooks - An Introduction to Accounting Software

April 13, 2021 | 10:00AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - La Crosse

Topic: Business Accounting and Budget

This program will introduce you to QuickBooks, an accounting software system used by many small businesses. It will provide details on the accounting software and options for using this software system, including its various functions that: . Perform general ledger accounting activities, includ...

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Fee: No Cost



QuickBooks Online

April 20, 2021 | 9:00AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - La Crosse

Topic: Business Accounting and Budget

QuickBooks Online (QBO) is a training program that will demonstrate how to use this accounting software system to help manage the financial side of your business. The program will show participants how this software system helps a business: . Perform general ledger accounting activities, includin...

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Fee: No Cost



Statewide Online Events

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


Managing Remote Teams

March 8, 2021 | 9:30AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Managing Employees

Managing individuals and teams remotely poses significant challenges for today's manager. Despite an explosion of technology options for staying connected while at a distance, the absence of or limited face-to-face contact changes the interpersonal dynamic, makes communication more difficult, and...

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Fee: $269.00



NIH Presubmission Panel Review

March 16, 2021 | 12:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Center For Technology Commercialization

Topic: Start-up Assistance

Do you plan to submit to NIHthis spring? Please register with CTC to participate in our free Presubmission Panel Review. CTC, in collaboration with a panel of expert reviewers, will simulate the NSF review process to help you improve your SBIR/STTR proposal ahead of the April due date. This re...

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Fee: No Cost



Understanding Your Investment: Building Value in Your Business

March 23, 2021 | 9:00AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Managing a Business

Business owners who want to learn about business valuation and how to increase the value of their business. This course is also beneficial for business owners who are considering growing their business - acquisition can be an effective way to grow quickly, and knowing what to look for in a busine...

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Fee: $139.00



Just In Time - Steps for Receiving an SBIR/STTR Award

March 23, 2021 | 2:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Center For Technology Commercialization

If you are a SBIR/STTR applicant and you anticipate receiving an award, you will want to make sure you are actually prepared to accept government funding. Being prepared means you need to have thought about and set up policies and procedures for your company's operations, p...

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Fee: No Cost



Resiliency 101

April 5, 2021 | 1:30PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Managing a Business

As leaders who serve on the front lines of our businesses and professions, stress and adversity come with the territory.  It's how we recover and navigate temporary challenges that will determine how we bounce back and move ahead towards attaining individual, company or organizational goals. Th...

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Fee: No Cost



Building Resilence in Stressful Times

April 5, 2021 | 1:30PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Managing Employees

As leaders who serve on the front lines of our businesses and professions, stress and adversity come with the territory. It's how we recover and navigate temporary challenges that will determine how we bounce back and move ahead towards attaining individual, company or organizational goals. Thi...

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Fee: $180.00



April - First Steps to Starting a Business

April 7, 2021 | 7:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Stevens Point

Thinking of starting a business but don't know where to begin?

Join us for our 3-part live-stream webinar: First Steps to Starting a Business. Taught by experienced business owners, the class covers the following topics:

  • Coming up with your business idea
  • ...
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Fee: No Cost



Orientation-Business Plan Writing

April 8, 2021 | 6:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Parkside

Topic: Business Basics

Orientation- We will go over the reason to have a Buisness Plan, the series expectations and the cost.. Series starts April 15th-May 27th from 6-9pm. We will be using LIVEPLAN for the series. Do it right with a solid, researched and tested business plan for optimum success. Beneficial for pre-ven...

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Fee: No Cost



Digital Marketing and Social Media Conference

April 12, 2021 | 8:30AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Marketing and Sales

This will be an on line conference. Area experts will give you actionable items that you can take away and implement into your business immediately. The conference includes four 90 minute sessions with breaks in between sessions to allow you to step away from your screen.


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Fee: $299.00



Gen Z Marketing Strategies

April 13, 2021 | 3:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Stevens Point

Learn how to connect with this highly digital generation that likes it when companies keep it real and show their true colors. Review the social media platforms they use and the techniques for you to execute your marketing strategies to this upcoming generation.

Live-stream event. Wil...

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Fee: No Cost



Influential Leadership

April 16, 2021 | 8:30AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Parkside

This interactive course will introduce you to the concept of Influential Leadership (leadership with no authority) and how it can positively impact the effectiveness of your career and organization. Whether you are an existing or future leader/manager, you will also learn how empowering the ...

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Fee: $99.00



Gen Z Marketing Strategies

April 21, 2021 | 8:00AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Stevens Point

Learn how to connect with this highly digital generation that likes it when companies keep it real and show their true colors. Review the social media platforms they use and the techniques for you to execute your marketing strategies to this upcoming generation.

Live-stream event. Wil...

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Fee: No Cost



Buy, Build or Sell: Deciding Next Steps for your Business

April 21, 2021 | 9:00AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Managing a Business

While there is no crystal ball that can tell you whether it's time to buy a business, build your business or sell/close your business, there are ways to monitor the financial performance of your company that can help guide your decisions. This class will help you understand how to analyze your b...

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Fee: $99.00



Positive Power Plays: Skills for Conflict and Negotiation

April 22, 2021 | 8:30AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Managing Employees

All leaders deal with 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 t...

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Fee: $269.00



When Everyday Feels like a Monday

April 27, 2021 | 9:00AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Managing Employees

Motivation is a key success factor in the workplace, yet the challenges of uncertain times can impact our productivity, focus, energy, and optimism. In this 3-part virtual workshop series, you will learn foundations of the neuroscience of human motivation, develop strategies for effectively deali...

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Fee: $180.00



When Every Day Feels Like Monday: Motivating Yourself and Others in Uncertain Times

April 27, 2021 | 9:00AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Managing Employees

Motivation is a key success factor in the workplace, yet the challenges of uncertain times can impact our productivity, focus, energy, and optimism. In this 3-part virtual workshop series, you will learn foundations of the neuroscience of human motivation, develop strategies for effectively deali...

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Fee: No Cost



Gen Z Marketing Strategies

April 29, 2021 | 12:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Stevens Point

Learn how to connect with this highly digital generation that likes it when companies keep it real and show their true colors. Review the social media platforms they use and the techniques for you to execute your marketing strategies to this upcoming generation.

Live-stream event. Wil...

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Fee: No Cost



Purposeful Leadership:Leader vs. Manager

April 30, 2021 | 8:30AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Parkside

Topic: Managing Employees

This interactive course will help you define the differences between leadership and management behaviors while stressing the importance and desired application of each one. You will come away with increased knowledge in the areas of behavior expectations, behavior goals, and how to create a feedb...

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Fee: $99.00



Staying on Track: Time and Self Management

May 10, 2021 | 1:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Managing Employees

As COVID continues to impact our lives and our work environments, it can be difficult to stay focused on our work. It can feel like there is not much to be done to solve these challenges, but there are actions you can take to get  back on track. In this course, you will learn key insights into ...

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Fee: No Cost



Financial Acumen for the Front Lines

May 14, 2021 | 8:30AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Parkside

Topic: Managing Employees

This interactive course will provide you a basic understanding of the operating and leadership behaviors needed to drive profitability in your organization. You will learn how to identify behaviors that impact profitability,?identify financial measurement opportunities, apply meaningful metrics, ...

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Fee: $99.00

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