|
   Text A+ A- A

Store Owner Series

This series of FREE workshops provides valuable training for small businesses located in Philadelphia on topics that are practical and relevant for a business owner at any stage. We also provide opportunities for businesses to network with other small businesses in their local community.

We offer workshops at Community College of Philadelphia's three Regional Center locations in Northeast, Northwest and West Philadelphia, as well as at our Main Campus and in South Philadelphia. We also partner with local community organizations to bring select topics into the neighborhoods for added convenience. You have the option of choosing the location and training that are most convenient for you.

Choose from the following workshops that are held at different locations:

MARKETING

Learn online and offline marketing strategies to help promote your small business

 

CAPITAL & CREDIT

Learn about different types of business financing and the importance of personal credit

 

BOOKKEEPING

Understand your balance sheet, income statement and cash flow

 

RESOURCE EVENT

Discover training, financing and coaching services to help you grow your business

SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGY

Learn how to develop an effective social media strategy that will engage customers

FACEBOOK

Learn how to maximize Facebook and develop an ad campaign

ACCOUNTING SOFTWARE

Learn about different accounting software that will make bookkeeping easier

CITY TAXES

A representative from the Revenue Department will explain city taxes and credits

 

GROW YOUR BUSINESS ONLINE

A Google trainer will teach you how to promote your business online.

SEO STRATEGIES

Get customers to find your business and website online

 

COMMERCIAL LEASING

Learn how to negotiate and understand your lease

BRAND IDENTITY

Learn how to communicate with the right graphics and message

WORKSHOPS IN YOUR COMMUNITY

Minority Certification Workshop

Boost CDC
6010 Lansdowne Avenue, Philadelphia, PA
July 23, 2019 | 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Register for Community Workshops

SOUTH PHILADELPHIA AT CONSTITUTION HEALTH PLAZA

1930 South Broad Street | Philadelphia, PA 19145
Workshops will be held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 5:30 to 8 p.m.
Dates for upcoming workshops are to be determined

  • Building a Social Media Strategy
  • Facebook Marketing
  • Accounting Software Made Easy
  • Understanding City Taxes

Register for Workshops in South Philadelphia

NORTHWEST REGIONAL CENTER

1300 West Godfrey Avenue | Philadelphia, PA 19141
Workshops will be held on Thursdays from 5:30 to 8 p.m.

  • Search Engine Optimization Basics for Your Small Business | October 17, 2019
  • Managing Your Company's Online Reputation | October 24, 2019
  • Purchasing a Building for Your Business: Benefits of Purchasing vs. Leasing | November 7, 2019
  • Business Compliance Issues for Small Business Owners | November 14, 2019

Register for Workshops at the Northwest Regional Center

MAIN CAMPUS

Center for Business and Industry | 1751 Callowhill Street | Philadelphia, PA 19130
Workshops will be held on Thursdays from 5:30 to 8 p.m.

  • Search Engine Optimization Basics for Your Small Business | February 20, 2020
  • Managing Your Company's Online Reputation | February 27, 2020
  • Purchasing a Building for Your Business: Benefits of Purchasing vs. Leasing | March 12, 2020
  • Business Compliance Issues for Small Business Owners | March 19, 2020
 

Register for Workshops at Main Campus

WEST REGIONAL CENTER

4725 Chestnut Street | Philadelphia, PA 19139

Workshops will be held on Tuesdays from 5:30 to 8 p.m.

  • Search Engine Optimization Basics for Your Small Business | June 16, 2020
  • Managing Your Company's Online Reputation | June 23, 2020
  • Purchasing a Building for Your Business: Benefits of Purchasing vs. Leasing | June 30, 2020
  • Business Compliance Issues for Small Business Owners | July 7, 2020

Register for Workshops at the West Regional Center

NORTHEAST REGIONAL CENTER

12901 Townsend Road | Philadelphia, PA 19154
Room 330
Workshops will be held on Tuesdays from 5:30 to 8 p.m.

  • Building a Social Media Strategy
  • Facebook Marketing
  • Understanding City Taxes
  • Accounting Software Made Easy
Dates for upcoming workshops to be determined

Register for Workshops at the Northeast Regional Center