Upcoming Programs

Tue
Aug 21
2018

Small Business Finance For Beginners - Five Week Series

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Having a successful business means understanding the financial side of your business, regardless of whether you are just starting or have been in business for years. This workshop series will provide you with an overview of business finances so you have an understanding how proper financial management can benefit your business. To view other topics in the series, click below. 

Sponsor: BBVA Compass

Tue
Aug 21
2018

Small Business Finances: Financial Overview

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

The objective of this workshop is to understand the supply and and appropriate use of funds. Financial management will be discussed, including planning, organizing, directing, and controlling the financial activities of a small business. The instructor will explain business financing concepts and ways to obtain start-up financing. There will be a Q&A session with a bank manager, a commercial lender, a CPA, and a general business coach.  

Sponsor: BBVA Compass

Fri
Aug 24
2018

Engage in Entrepreneurship

11am-1pm

The Engage in Entrepreneurship program is the first step to building your community of support. Discover the importance of communicating your business effectively - so that you never miss an opportunity. This program is designed to give you the assistance and resources you need to be successful in your business venture - from idea to start-up to growth.

Sponsor: Redstone Federal Credit Union

Tue
Aug 28
2018

Small Business Finances: Bookkeeping Basics

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Having a successful business means understanding the financial side of your business, regardless of whether you are just starting or have been in business for years.

Bookkeeping is a critical detail of managing your business. In this workshop, you'll elarlln basic concepts of best practices of record keeping.

Sponsor: BBVA Compass

Wed
Aug 29
2018

Understanding and Responding to RFI/Sources Sought

8:00am-10:00am

HUBZone business owners need to understand the importance of responding to RFI/Sources Sought.

Wed
Aug 29
2018

Business Plan Workshop

3:00pm-5:00pm

This workshop will help you develop a short, concise business plan to assist you in organizing your focus and, ultimately, to share with lending institutions to gain financial resources. 

Tue
Sep 4
2018

Monthly Loan Clinic

8:30am - 9:30am
CostFree

Whether you're a startup or an established business, there are times when you will need a loan. In this Loan Clinic, you will learn how to prepare for applying for a loan and what you need to get in order before you do so.You'll also learn about the services that The Catalyst is now offering to guide you through that process.

Tue
Sep 4
2018

Small Business Finances: Financial Statements

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Having a successful business means understanding the financial side of your business, regardless of whether you are just starting or have been in business for years.

In this workshop, you'll develop in-depth understanding of what your financials say about your business in addition to what a financial statement should look like and how to properly read one.

Sponsor: BBVA Compass

Tue
Sep 11
2018

Small Business Finances: Cash Flow

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Having a successful business means understanding the financial side of your business, regardless of whether you are just starting or have been in business for years.

Learn the basics of start-up costs, budgeting, and projections. Discover how a cash flow statement can help assess and improve the financial health of a start-up.

Sponsor: BBVA Compass

Fri
Sep 14
2018

2018 Mompreneur Event

8:30am – 2:30pm
LocationRedstone Federal Credit Union - The Atrium

The 3rd Annual Mompreneur Event is designed to educate, encourage, and empower mom entrepreneurs to run successful businesses.  Find support and connect with other like-minded mompreneurs who know exactly what you are living on a daily basis and have the resources to help you grow.

Fri
Sep 14
2018

Engage in Entrepreneurship

11am-1pm

The Engage in Entrepreneurship program is the first step to building your community of support. Discover the importance of communicating your business effectively - so that you never miss an opportunity. This program is designed to give you the assistance and resources you need to be successful in your business venture - from idea to start-up to growth.

Sponsor: Redstone Federal Credit Union

Tue
Sep 18
2018

Small Business Finances: Preparing to Access Capital

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Having a successful business means understanding the financial side of your business, regardless of whether you are just starting or have been in business for years.

Learn what you need to know in order to be prepared to seek financing, understand the difference between personal and business credit, and how your credit score affects your potential for lending.

 

Sponsor: BBVA Compass

Wed
Sep 19
2018

HUBZone Innovation & Technology Showcase (HITS)

1:30pm - 4:30pm

In September 2018, the HUBZone Innovation & Technology Showcase (HITS) will be the nation's first gathering of tech-based HUBZone companies. At this event HUBZone Companies will showcase their latest products, technologies, and/or solutions.

Wed
Sep 19
2018

Sales Competencies Workshop

8:30am-10:30am

A two-hour presentation describing the 21 sales competencies including the six hidden sales weaknesses, their impact, plus what action steps to take to overcome them.

Fri
Sep 21
2018

Engage in Entrepreneurship

11am-1pm

The Engage in Entrepreneurship program is the first step to building your community of support. Discover the importance of communicating your business effectively - so that you never miss an opportunity. This program is designed to give you the assistance and resources you need to be successful in your business venture - from idea to start-up to growth.

Sponsor: Redstone Federal Credit Union

 

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Please note: Cancellations must be received no later than 24 hours before the event. If you are unable to attend and do not cancel by the deadline, you will not be eligible for a refund. All Catalyst and SBA programs and services are provided to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. The Catalyst reserves the right to use any photograph/video taken at any event without the expressed written permission of those included with the photograph/video. The Catalyst may use the photograph/video in publications or other media material produced, used, or contracted by The Catalyst included but not limited to: brochures, invitations, books, newspapers, magazines, television, websites, etc. Accommodations will be provided to clients with limited English proficiency when requested at least two weeks in advance. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. If you have a complaint or EEO-related questions, please contact Joanne Randolph, Catalyst President & CEO, at 256-428-8190.

Get in Touch


The Catalyst Center for Business & Entrepreneurship
515 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL 35816

Phone: 256-428-8190
Email: info@catalystcenter.org