Native Hawaiian Business Development Empowerment Workshops

Hilo Workshop

October 28-29, 2017

9:00am to 4:00pm

Grand Naniloa Hotel Hilo
Palm Room
93 Banyan Drive
Hilo, HI 96720
Registration Fee: Free
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Maui Workshop

November 4-5, 2017

9:00am to 4:00pm

Monsanto Hawaii's Pi'ilani Farm
2111 Pi'ilani Highway
Kihei, HI 96753
Registration Fee: Free
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Oahu Workshop

November 25-26, 2017

9:00am to 4:00pm

Hawaii Pacific University,
Hawaii Loa Campus
45-045 Kamehameha Highway
Kaneohe, HI 96744
Registration Fee: Free
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Dr. Raymond Jardine, Jr
Chairman

2016 Hawaii SBA

Small Business

Person of the Year

Presented by Kinaʻole Foundation, Native Hawaiian Veterans, LLC, and sponsored by the Office of Hawaiian Affairs (OHA) this is available to Native Hawaiian Business Owners, who are interested in learning more about how to start, grow and/or sustain a business within the federal marketplace.

This workshop covers business concepts indispensable for anyone starting up or running a small business. Instructors identify and help participants avoid common pitfalls.  The training provides comprehensive information on topics important to aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners related to business planning, access to capital, basic bookkeeping, human resources, problem solving and marketing a small business.  

The subjects for these groups include, but are as follows, but not limited to: 

  • Introduction into the Federal Marketplace

  • Business Operations

  • Teaming Fundamentals

  • Government Contracting

  • Staff Development

  • Succession Planning

  • Financial Management & Business Financing

  • Management Information Systems/Technology

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