All Workshops Open To The Public

Fall/Winter 2019

Business Entity Overview 101
A casual open discussion about incorporating a new business, where to file, and what to know before you file, as well as the requirements and considerations when expanding an existing business in to other states. Learn the differences between a C corporation/ S corporation/LLC and partnership, as well as what is involved in qualifying an existing business in to other state(s), in a fun and informative way. Perfect overview for anyone considering starting a new business but just are not sure where to go from there, OR for a long time business owner who is ready to take their business to the next level and across the country. All attendees will receive a thumb drive with business entity comparison chart, business FAQ links, & fun video about incorporating to take with them.
Fees/Admission:  FREE for all Chamber members  *  $25 for Future Members
(price will be deducted if you join within 2 weeks of event)

October 17, 2019 at 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Chamber Office  -  11 F Liberty Plaza Newark, DE 19711

Promoting Small Business Saturday With Social Media
108 million consumers shopped or dined Small Business Saturday in 2017. Did your business benefit?  This workshop will provide retail businesses and restaurants effective ideas and ways that they can utilize this year’s Small Business Saturday campaign to help bring in additional customers. This workshop will also provide a rough outline on a marketing campaign that you (and other businesses) can utilize together to help drive increased business on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. 
October 22, 2019 at 8:30 AM 
Milford Public Library at 11 S E Front Street
Milford, Delaware 



Boost Productivity With Google Drive Tricks
Did you know that using Google software can maximize productivity, efficiency and improve workflow for your business? Learn how Google’s robust software can help you get organized, achieve more, and allow you to spend more time doing what truly matters; working on your business, and not in it.
October 22, 2019 at 6:30 PM 
Hockessin Library    1023 Valley Road   Hockessin, DE, 19707 

Using Data To Drive Business Growth
Learn best practices and analyze trends about how customers engage with your business online, then turn these insights into well-informed, actionable decisions.
In this session we’ll introduce talk about: 
- Identifying business goals and how you plan to use your online presence to achieve them
- Incorporating data into your marketing plan
- Selecting tools to help you find the answers you need

November 6, 2019 at 10:00 AM
Rt 9 Library & Innovation Center at 3022 New Castle Avenue
New Castle, DE 19720 

Accounting and Tax Basics
As a business owner, every business transaction you make impacts accounting. What's more, your business may be subject to taxes you are unaware of. These are just two important reasons it is never too early to develop your accounting and tax reporting procedures.

November 12, 2019 at 6:30 PM 
Hockessin Library    1023 Valley Road   Hockessin, DE, 19707