Writing a Business Plan

Join us on March 1st  for the "First Friday:Writing a Business Plan", live webinar. During this session, you will learn that developing a business plan is one of the most important challenges you will face as an entrepreneur. The process of developing a good business plan requires an understanding and appreciation for the tools required…

Encore Thursday: Writing A Business Plan

Every First Friday of the month, NJSBDC at NJCU School of Business partners with organizations to bring you informational webinars about business finance. If you missed the last session, don’t worry, we are rebroadcasting it on the 3rd Thursday of the month. Don’t miss the next Encore Thursday in partnership with Hudson County Economic Development…

How to Prepare for a Conversation With a Bank

Are you ready to unlock the secrets to successful conversations with your bank? Join us on April 5, 2024, from 10 am to 11:30 am for an insightful event where you'll gain firsthand knowledge from an experienced business banker. Discover what bankers are seeking when they meet with business owners and learn valuable strategies to…

NJROR Discussion & Support Night

The NJROR presents an exclusive event designed for restaurant owners to convene, learn, exchange insights, and access the essential tools and resources vital for driving business empowerment and success. The mission of NJROR is to provide targeted support and comprehensive services to small business owners operating in the Restaurant/Food/Beverage and CPG industries located in Hudson…

Basics of Financing Your Business

Join us on May 3rd from 10:00 am to 11:30 am for a LIVE informational webinar. Access to capital is critical to many small businesses, yet most owners don’t understand how to determine what they qualify for, what money is available to them, and the roadblocks they may face in obtaining financing. This workshop was…

Bank Services Beyond Loans

Join us for a comprehensive financial webinar where we will explore the intricacies of closing your books and its consequential impact on your creditworthiness. Gain valuable insights differentiating between a tax preparer and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and equip yourself with essential knowledge to make informed financial decisions. Throughout this session, expect to: Understand…

QuickBooks Basics

Join us on July 12th for the "First Friday: QuickBooks Basics", live webinar. One of the most important, yet frequently overlooked components for most business owners is recordkeeping. This introductory webinar walks participants through the ground-level stages of “bookkeeping.”  During the webinar, we’ll focus on the following areas: The effective use of an accounting system…

Understanding Financial Statements

Join us on September 6th for the "First Friday: Understanding Financial Statements", live webinar. Understanding the financial performance of your small business is fundamental to knowing if the business is meeting your financial goals or if changes are needed in the way you do business. We’ll use realistic sample financial statements to illustrate the concepts…

Forecasting Financial Results

Join us on October 4th  for the "First Friday: Forecasting Financial Results", live webinar. Financial projections are an important part of managing your business. Projecting financial results is critical in preparing your business plan and in determining if the business will be financially sustainable. Similar to creating a budget, financial projections are a way to…

Pricing for Small Business Profitability

Join us on November 1st  for the "First Friday: Pricing for Small Business Profitability", live webinar. One of the most difficult decisions business owners face is how much to charge for their product or service. Understanding which price points motivate or dissuade consumers from purchasing is key to setting the right price.  During this workshop,…

Closing Your Books To Prepare For A Loan

It's our final financial Friday of the year! The NJSBDC at NJCU School of Business "First Friday: Closing Your Books To Prepare For A Loan",  in partnership with M&T Bank, will be on December 6th from 10:00 am tp 11:30 am. Join us for a comprehensive financial webinar where we will explore the intricacies of…