Tag - finance

FASTER WV: Boosting Entrepreneurship, Startups and Business Expansion

Are you aware that West Virginia lags far behind Appalachia, and the nation, in entrepreneurial and start-up activity? In fact, the Kauffman Foundation’s 2017 State Report found that WV ranked last in startup early job creation with a third as many jobs created as the leading state, and below the...

3 Steps 2 Start Up – Capital Stack Webinar

The 3 Steps to StartUp Program will host a one-hour webinar from 10-11am on Wednesday, March 23rd to explain the “capital stack” and the various funding options and alternatives available to West Virginia entrepreneurs. To register, click here. The event will feature primary players in the alternative lending space in the state...

Vantage Ventures Entrepreneurship Series

Fintech: Perspectives for the Future About this event Join Vantage Ventures as we continue our celebration of National Entrepreneurship with a live, interactive panel discussion with our Fintech entrepreneurs. Our panel for Fintech: Perspectives for the Future, will be hosted by Steven Saab, Director of Portfolio Management at MVB Edge Ventures. We will feature...

Credit Repair Workshop: For West Virginia Residents

Do you know the factors of your credit score? Join Unlimited Future and the WV Women's Business Center for our Credit Repair Workshop. You'll learn six factors that influence credit score and how to maintain positive credit score and more! **** This workshop applies only to guidelines and factors specific to...

Farm Business Management – Managing Financial Risk

Farm Business Management - Managing Financial Risk 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. on January 11th Led by West Virginia University Extension Specialist Dr. Dee Singh-Knights. In Managing Financial Risk certification training we will discuss financial feasibility analysis, record-keeping, financial planning, budgeting, and costs/returns analysis.

Doing Business with the U.S. Navy & Marine Corps

Small businesses across West Virginia can learn about contracting opportunities with the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps during a free virtual workshop December 8 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. hosted by the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) at Marshall University. The event, featuring presentations by the Department of the...

Cash flow – don’t plan your future without it!

For many, the term “cash flow” conjures up visions of a daunting task that requires the expertise of a team of accountants. In reality, however, it is a handy, easy-to-use planning tool. While we typically think of it as primarily used by corporate entities – again with a line-up of...

Using Business Loans to Your Advantage

The idea of applying for a loan can be overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. At the Wyoming County Economic Development Authority, we believe that loans are a fundamental part of business development. Whether you’re an established business or a startup getting ready to launch, loans can be the catapults...

Strategic Communications for Investment and Sales Seminar

Raising capital funding and creating successful sales require strategic and tactical communication. This seminar focuses on creating that success. Processes for preparing a successful funding ask and creating communication for sales conversion provide the foundation for this seminar. Exercises will focus on creating inquiry to drive success. A component will...