This post by Bill Sims
The Nevada Small Business Development Center has teamed up with several partners to offer a top notch three-session training series on getting your business set up to export. The training will take place in Las Vegas, and will be available by interactive video in Reno, Carson City, and Winnemucca. Sign-up now as space is limited.
NEVADA EXPORT UNIVERSITY
“Helping Nevada companies export and expand international sales”
What: A three-part series designed by the District Export Council and the Commerical Service of the U.S. Department of Commerce. This will be a video-conference that will originate in Las Vegas, Nevada, with participation from three additional locations statewide.
Who should attend: Anyone interested in learning how to sell products and services overseas.
Who will attend: Manufacturers, producers, and service based companies and students with an interested in learning the skills required by companies wanting to export.
When: All sessions are from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. & include lunch and materials.
Class 101 – September 18, 2009
This introductory 100 Series class is designed for all levels of personnel at primarily new-to-export companies and students seeking skills to identify and communicate with buyers, banks, logistics intermediaries and others in developing the basis for all export transaction.
Class 201 – October 16, 2009
This intermediate 200 Series class is designed for managers at exporting companies and students who are responsible for developing and fine-tuning operations to increase a firm’s export volume.
Class 301 – November 13, 2009
The advanced 300 Series class is designed for those responsible for developing the strategic export plan.
Locations: Las Vegas, Reno, Carson City & Winnemucca
Fee: $60* general; $30* student (with valid student ID)
*cost per session
To register go to: https://ssl.nsbdc.org/education/calendar