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TUESDAY
Milwaukee at 7:30 AM

Ask the Expert | Managing Cash Flow

At BizStarts' Ask the Expert Series, one of BizStarts' sponsors or partners will briefly present on a business topic and then you will have plenty of time to "ask the expert" your questions and work on your business! This fall US Bank will lead the Ask the Expert Series and cover financial topics.
Agenda:

  • 7:30-7:45 breakfast
  • 7:45-8:10 Presentation
  • 8:10- 9am Worksheet / Q&A

After completing this module, participants will be able to:
  • Understand the purpose of cash flow management in a small business
  • Make cash flow projections based on the cash cycle
  • Identify some ways to manage cash flow, including receivables and payables
  • Work more effectively with technical experts

Finance
Kenosha at 8:00 AM

Financial Accounting for Small Businesses & Startups

Scalability is key to business success. Even the most talented entrepreneur cannot wear every hat forever. Learn how to smartly leverage financial accounting services to stay on the path to success.

Startup Kenosha Week takes place on November 5 - 11, 2018, and is designed to connect, educate, and celebrate entrepreneurship in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The week's programming showcases the community's emerging companies while highlighting the resources and organizations available to foster support for entrepreneurs on their journey. The week will feature 25+ events hosted by 20+ partner organizations in the community. Startup Kenosha Week is supported by Leeward Business Advisors, The O Coworking, ForkdIn, and Jan Salazar Photography and is a part of the Startup Wisconsin initiative. To browse all the events and programming occurring during Startup Kenosha Week visit: http://startupwi.org/Kenosha

Startup Wisconsin is committed to advancing and developing Wisconsin's tech and startup ecosystems through unique programming, collaborative partnerships, and networking. Driven by entrepreneurs and leaders throughout Wisconsin who are passionate about making a difference, and creating a positive and lasting impact that will advance the state's economy forward.  Startup Wisconsin Week is supported by Advocate Aurora Health, Concordia University Wisconsin, Husch Blackwell, Northwestern Mutual, Accelity Marketing, Headway, Wisconsin Inno and Newsradio 620 WTMJ. 

Finance
Appleton at 9:00 AM

It is About More Than Just the Money: Discovering Your Family Values from Allowance to Inheritance

Lynne Finch, of The Money Ladies, explains to business owners how money can be a connecting piece to help create a legacy of values thereby enhancing the success of the family for generations to come. This event is part of Startup Appleton Week. 

Finance
Green Bay at 1:00 PM

Investment Basics

Are Your Investments on Track? The best investing strategy is a carefully planned and prepared approach to managing and accumulating money. A well-planned strategy can help you meet your short-term, mid-term, and long-term financial goals. Investment planning requires discipline and patience. But it doesn’t have to be difficult.

"It is not necessary to do extraordinary things to get extraordinary results." -- Warren Buffet.

In this seminar on Investment Planning, you'll learn:

•Investment fundamentals, including the effects of inflation and compounding
•How to identify financial goals and time horizons
•How to measure your risk tolerance, and the relationship between risk and return
•The difference between cash equivalents, bonds, stocks and mutual funds, and the importance of asset allocation

You'll also receive a free workbook created just for this presentation. The workbook contains key information, worksheets, and questions to help you remember important points from the seminar.

Refreshements provided. 

Wheelchair accessible. 

Finance
Green Bay at 3:00 PM

Business Continuation Planning

You've invested a lot in your business: a lot of time and money, as well as a lot of yourself. Have you thought about what will happen to it when you're no longer at the helm? 

Attend the Business Continuation Planning seminar, and you'll learn: 
• The three elements of business continuation planning 
• The different approaches for valuing your business 
• Considerations for succession planning 
• The basics of a buy-sell agreement

You'll also receive a free workbook created just for this presentation. The workbook contains key information to help you remember important points from the seminar.

Refreshments will be provided.

Wheelchair accessible.

Finance

7

WEDNESDAY
Kenosha at 11:30 AM

Business Tools for Financial Success

Loan, Leases, and Liability Oh My! Learn about options and services available to support your business equipment purchases while protecting your working capital.

Startup Kenosha Week takes place on November 5 - 11, 2018, and is designed to connect, educate, and celebrate entrepreneurship in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The week's programming showcases the community's emerging companies while highlighting the resources and organizations available to foster support for entrepreneurs on their journey. The week will feature 25+ events hosted by 20+ partner organizations in the community. Startup Kenosha Week is supported by Leeward Business Advisors, The O Coworking, ForkdIn, and Jan Salazar Photography and is a part of the Startup Wisconsin initiative. To browse all the events and programming occurring during Startup Kenosha Week visit: http://startupwi.org/Kenosha

Startup Wisconsin is committed to advancing and developing Wisconsin's tech and startup ecosystems through unique programming, collaborative partnerships, and networking. Driven by entrepreneurs and leaders throughout Wisconsin who are passionate about making a difference, and creating a positive and lasting impact that will advance the state's economy forward.  Startup Wisconsin Week is supported by Advocate Aurora Health, Concordia University Wisconsin, Husch Blackwell, Northwestern Mutual, Accelity Marketing, Headway, Wisconsin Inno and Newsradio 620 WTMJ. 

Finance
Kenosha at 12:00 PM

Financial Management

US Bank discusses financial management for small businesses and startups. 

Startup Kenosha Week takes place on November 5 - 11, 2018, and is designed to connect, educate, and celebrate entrepreneurship in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The week's programming showcases the community's emerging companies while highlighting the resources and organizations available to foster support for entrepreneurs on their journey. The week will feature 25+ events hosted by 20+ partner organizations in the community. Startup Kenosha Week is supported by Leeward Business Advisors, The O Coworking, ForkdIn, and Jan Salazar Photography and is a part of the Startup Wisconsin initiative. To browse all the events and programming occurring during Startup Kenosha Week visit: http://startupwi.org/Kenosha

Startup Wisconsin is committed to advancing and developing Wisconsin's tech and startup ecosystems through unique programming, collaborative partnerships, and networking. Driven by entrepreneurs and leaders throughout Wisconsin who are passionate about making a difference, and creating a positive and lasting impact that will advance the state's economy forward.  Startup Wisconsin Week is supported by Advocate Aurora Health, Concordia University Wisconsin, Husch Blackwell, Northwestern Mutual, Accelity Marketing, Headway, Wisconsin Inno and Newsradio 620 WTMJ. 

Finance
Kenosha at 4:30 PM

Finance Panel Discussion

The SBDC at UWParkside hosts a panel of Financiers namely WWBIC and Bankers as part of Startup Kenosha Week.

Startup Kenosha Week takes place on November 5 - 11, 2018, and is designed to connect, educate, and celebrate entrepreneurship in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The week's programming showcases the community's emerging companies while highlighting the resources and organizations available to foster support for entrepreneurs on their journey. The week will feature 25+ events hosted by 20+ partner organizations in the community. Startup Kenosha Week is supported by Leeward Business Advisors, The O Coworking, ForkdIn, and Jan Salazar Photography and is a part of the Startup Wisconsin initiative. To browse all the events and programming occurring during Startup Kenosha Week visit: http://startupwi.org/Kenosha

Startup Wisconsin is committed to advancing and developing Wisconsin's tech and startup ecosystems through unique programming, collaborative partnerships, and networking. Driven by entrepreneurs and leaders throughout Wisconsin who are passionate about making a difference, and creating a positive and lasting impact that will advance the state's economy forward. Startup Wisconsin Week is supported by Advocate Aurora Health, Concordia University Wisconsin, Husch Blackwell, Northwestern Mutual, Accelity Marketing, Headway, Wisconsin Inno and Newsradio 620 WTMJ. 

Finance

8

THURSDAY
Fond Du Lac at 11:30 AM

Characteristics of a Successful Business Loan

Bring your lunch and learn:

-What a successful loan application needs to include

-Why the same application results in a successful loan and why it may be turned down

-The different philosophies of lenders

-Key metrics for successful loan applications


This event, part of Startup Fond du Lac, is also held in conjunction with the Regional Innovation Network, an initiative showcasing entrepreneurial opportunities for those within the I-41 Corridor. 

 Startup Fond du Lac Week takes place on November 5 - 11, 2018, and is designed to connect, educate, and celebrate entrepreneurship in the I-41 Corridor region of Wisconsin. The week's programming showcases the community's emerging companies while highlighting the resources and organizations available to foster support for entrepreneurs on their journey. Startup Fond du Lac Week is supported by Envision Greater Fond du Lac and IGNITE! Business Success and is a part of the Startup Wisconsin initiative. To browse all the events and programming occurring during Startup Fond du Lac Week visit: http://startupwi.org/fonddulac.
 
Startup Wisconsin is committed to advancing and developing Wisconsin's tech and startup ecosystems through unique programming, collaborative partnerships, and networking. Driven by entrepreneurs and leaders throughout Wisconsin who are passionate about making a difference, and creating a positive and lasting impact that will advance the state's economy forward.  Startup Wisconsin Week is supported by Advocate Aurora Health, Concordia University Wisconsin, Husch Blackwell, Northwestern Mutual, Accelity Marketing, Headway, Wisconsin Inno and Newsradio 620 WTMJ.  

Finance
Kenosha at 12:00 PM

Credit Reporting

US Bank discusses credit reporting

Startup Kenosha Week takes place on November 5 - 11, 2018, and is designed to connect, educate, and celebrate entrepreneurship in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The week's programming showcases the community's emerging companies while highlighting the resources and organizations available to foster support for entrepreneurs on their journey. The week will feature 25+ events hosted by 20+ partner organizations in the community. Startup Kenosha Week is supported by Leeward Business Advisors, The O Coworking, ForkdIn, and Jan Salazar Photography and is a part of the Startup Wisconsin initiative. To browse all the events and programming occurring during Startup Kenosha Week visit: http://startupwi.org/Kenosha

Startup Wisconsin is committed to advancing and developing Wisconsin's tech and startup ecosystems through unique programming, collaborative partnerships, and networking. Driven by entrepreneurs and leaders throughout Wisconsin who are passionate about making a difference, and creating a positive and lasting impact that will advance the state's economy forward.  Startup Wisconsin Week is supported by Advocate Aurora Health, Concordia University Wisconsin, Husch Blackwell, Northwestern Mutual, Accelity Marketing, Headway, Wisconsin Inno and Newsradio 620 WTMJ. 

Finance
Milwaukee at 5:30 PM

AI in Finance: Payments for you, your company and the future

FinTech Wisconsin is proud to be returning to Start-Up Milwaukee on November 8th at 5:30 pm. This year we are excited to welcome David Temme from PNC Financial Services, and local FinTech companies and deep dive into the payment ecosystem, now evolving more rapidly than any other area of financial services.Who is this for? This session has been curated for leaders, decision makers, influencers interested in learning more about the changes in the payment space who want to continue to keep their company efficient and effective for their customers. We would also like to invite technologists who are looking to lead the way in the technological advances within the FinTech space in Milwaukee.We look forward to seeing you November 8th.Agenda:5:30 Doors Open5:30 - 6:15 Meet and Greet - Enjoy craft beer and o'dourves6:15 - 6:25 (Hard Start) FinTech in Milwaukee6:25 - 7:15 David Temme, SVP PNC Bank

Finance
Kenosha at 6:00 PM

The Power of Quick Books Online

Receive an introduction to: setting up QuickBooks, navigating the program and basic functions. QuickBooks is a powerful bookkeeping software for small businesses, take one class for $50 or both for $85. 

Startup Kenosha Week takes place on November 5 - 11, 2018, and is designed to connect, educate, and celebrate entrepreneurship in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The week's programming showcases the community's emerging companies while highlighting the resources and organizations available to foster support for entrepreneurs on their journey. The week will feature 25+ events hosted by 20+ partner organizations in the community. Startup Kenosha Week is supported by Leeward Business Advisors, The O Coworking, ForkdIn, and Jan Salazar Photography and is a part of the Startup Wisconsin initiative. To browse all the events and programming occurring during Startup Kenosha Week visit: http://startupwi.org/Kenosha

Startup Wisconsin is committed to advancing and developing Wisconsin's tech and startup ecosystems through unique programming, collaborative partnerships, and networking. Driven by entrepreneurs and leaders throughout Wisconsin who are passionate about making a difference, and creating a positive and lasting impact that will advance the state's economy forward. Startup Wisconsin Week is supported by Advocate Aurora Health, Concordia University Wisconsin, Husch Blackwell, Northwestern Mutual, Accelity Marketing, Headway, Wisconsin Inno and Newsradio 620 WTMJ. 

Finance

10

SATURDAY

11

SUNDAY