Mar

4

Boots to Business Reboot

Starting a business can be overwhelming! Where does one even begin?

From start to finish, our SBA resource team is here to help. This webinar will give you a glimpse into starting your own business including: 

  • How to get your business idea financed
  • How to write a business plan bankers will love
  • How to register your business
  • How to find your target market
  • How to know if your idea will make you money
  • AND MORE!

Join U.S. Small Business Administration Resource Partners on Thursday, March 4 at 12:00 pm MT/ 1:00 pm CT over Zoom.No cost to attend.

 

Mar

9

EIDL and PPP Disaster Loans Open Lines Q&A

This is an open Q&A session on the Economic Injury Disaster Relief (EIDL) Loan and the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). Do you have questions about PPP loan forgiveness or EIDL loan process? This webinar is for you!

We will provide an update on any recent changes and answer YOUR specific questions.

Please join SD CEO Women's Business Center, VBOC of the Dakotas and the U.S. Small Business Administration team as we provide current updates on programs and answer your questions. .

No cost to attend. Join us!

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Mar

16

EIDL and PPP Disaster Loans Open Lines Q&A

This is an open Q&A session on the Economic Injury Disaster Relief (EIDL) Loan and the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). Do you have questions about PPP loan forgiveness or EIDL loan process? This webinar is for you!

We will provide an update on any recent changes and answer YOUR specific questions.

Please join SD CEO Women's Business Center, VBOC of the Dakotas and the U.S. Small Business Administration team as we provide current updates on programs and answer your questions. .

No cost to attend. Join us!

Register

 

Mar

16

Women In Networking

Join us for our March Women In Networking meeting on Tuesday, March 16 from 11:45 am– 1:00 pm MT virtually over Zoom.

Kelly Kirk, Instructor of History at Black Hills State University, will be our guest speaker for a special presentation as we celebrate Women's History Month.

Women In Networking is an organization for women in business that provides an opportunity to widen their professional networks and promote your business and network with other women. WIN connects women, familiarizes participants with other businesses and/or upcoming events, and supports the SD CEO Women's Business Center. WIN meets three times a month for networking opportunities.

Cost: $FREE. 

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Mar

23

EIDL and PPP Open Q&A Webinar with the U.S. Small Business Administration

This is an open Q&A session on the Economic Injury Disaster Relief (EIDL) Loan and the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). Do you have questions about PPP loan forgiveness or EIDL loan process? This webinar is for you!

Please join SD CEO Women's Business Center, VBOC of the Dakotas and the U.S. Small Business Administration team as we provide current updates on programs and answer your questions.

We will provide an update on any recent changes and answer YOUR specific questions.  Join us!

$FREE. This webinar will be recorded

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March

25

 Virtual Women's Business Conference

Invest in your professional development and attend the Virtual Women's Business Conference: Define Your Path on Thursday, March 25 2021 virtually over Zoom. from 9:00 am CST to 12:00 pm CST. 

National Geographic Adventurer of the Year and Keynote Speaker, Jennifer Pharr Davis will be our guide as we zero in on embracing the power and freedom that comes from naming your vision and claiming your direction. Prepare to be inspired and come away with new ways to look at your business and career. Jennifer will be joined by South Dakota-based businesswomen sharing their own stories of how they pivoted and reset their own compasses during the last year. Join us for networking opportunities, a conference pack, door prizes, and more! 

For more information regarding the conference, visit our event page! 

Cost: $75
Students: $30

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Sept

21

11th Annual Women's Business Conference- Deadwood

SAVE THE DATE
Tuesday,  September 21, 2021
The Lodge at Deadwood


 

TBD

2021

POSTPONED: Celebrating Women In Business Breakfast

The 11th Annual Celebrating Women in Business BREAKFAST  at the Holiday Inn Spearfish-Convention Center has been postponed to May 2021. This event honors and recognizes all working women whether they run their own business, aspiring entrepreneurs or work for someone else.

As part of the event, the SD CEO Celebrating Women In Business Awards program, in place since 2012, will be presenting awards to four outstanding women across the state.

Our keynote speakers are Kimberly Brave Heart, Owner and Executive Chef, Etiquette Catering & Owner, Painted Skye Management and Letti Lister, Publisher & President, Black Hills Pioneer.

Cost: $30 ($40 after early bird)

Registration is not available at this time. 

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Cancellation Policy:


SD CEO Seminars and Major Events: All SD CEO registration payments are final. Your registration fee may be applied to a future event if you cancel at least 7 days prior to an event, or you may give your registration to a colleague or associate. Any registration cancellations less than 7 days prior to an event will not be applied to a future training.
Women in Networking (WIN): All WIN registration payments are final and cannot be applied to future events.

U.S. Small Business Administration - Your Small Business Resource (SBA)

The SD CEO is partially funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration. SD CEO operates under Cooperative Agreement SBAHQ-17-W-0015. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least 2 weeks in advance. All SBA programs and services are provided to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Contact Mela Cosme at (605) 642-6948 or email Mela.Cosme@BHSU.edu. SD CEO staff available on evenings and weekends.