North Dakota District Office  – October 27, 2022

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Business Builders Workshop

Last Minute Marketing for Holiday Sales

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Central / 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Mountain

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Is your business ready for holiday shopping? If not, join our webinar for some last-minute marketing tips to help increase sales and drive traffic to your social media platforms and website. It’s never too late to spread some holiday cheer with your marketing.


Business Builders Workshops are monthly workshops offered by SBA and its Resource Partners: North Dakota Small Business Development Centers, West Central Minnesota Small Business Development Center, North Dakota Women’s Business Center, the Veterans Business Outreach Center of the Dakotas, and SCORE Mentors.

Government contracting veterans

Doing Business with the VA and Veteran Verification

Tuesday, November 1, 2022
9 – 10 a.m. Central / 8 – 9 a.m. Mountain

Learn how the VA buys, what they buy and how you can participate. Learn how your business can support the mission of the VA. The Veterans Health Administration has a Veterans First Contracting Program to qualify Service-Disabled Veteran and Veteran Owned Small Businesses must be verified through the Center for Verification and Evaluation (CVE) this session will give a brief overview of the application and review process. Learn about the Veteran’s Business Outreach Center (VBOC). This program is a one-stop-shop for service members, veterans and military spouses looking to start, purchase, or grow a business.


Money Smart Small Business Basics Management Series. Presented by U.S. Small Business Administration.

Risk Management- Planning for the Unexpected (SBA Money Smart Series)

Wednesday, November 2, 2022
1 – 2 p.m. Central / 12 – 1 p.m. Mountain

Learn about the common risks associated with a small business and how to implement, monitor, and evaluate a plan for your small business.


Boots to Business Reboot

Thursday, November 3, 2022
1 – 4 p.m. Central / 12 – 3 p.m. Mountain

This in-person workshop with virtual option is open to transitioning service members, veterans of all eras, National Guard and Reserve, and military spouses. It will introduce participants to a broad spectrum of entrepreneurial business concepts and resources available to access start-up capital, technical assistance, contracting opportunities, and more.


In events of this nature, views and opinions that are not necessarily those of the SBA may be expressed. SBA’s cooperation does not constitute or imply endorsement of any opinions, products and/or services. All of the SBA’s programs and services are provided to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis.