Seminars and informational meetings are available for members to assist in making your business or organization a success, create a better community, as well as a chance to network. Most seminars are in coordination with the North Country Small Business Development Center. In addition seminars offered by the Plattsburgh North Country Chamber of Commerce are also available to TACC Members and may be offered at the Chamber Office.
All seminars and workshops will be held at the Chamber office located at 94 Montcalm Street in Ticonderoga unless otherwise indicated.
Fall 2017 Business Seminars
Marketing, Quickbooks, & Instagram Seminar Detailed Flyer
Paid Family Medical Leave Seminar Detailed Flyer
The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) in coordination with our partners are pleased to announce the lineup of Fall 2017 Business Seminars. All seminars will be held at the Chamber Office in Ticonderoga (94 Montcalm Street, Suite 1).
Tuesday, September 12th: 5:30 - 7:00 PM
Small Business Advertising - A Return On Investment
SCORE in coordination with the NC Chamber and the TACC is proud to present this Small Business Seminar. Learn how to maximize the results of your advertising efforts. Topics to be covered include Social Media Marketing (how to boost posts, strategies to increase organic engagement, etc.), Point-of-Product and Point-of-Sale marketing techniques & Creating an Effective Call to Action.
Sign in begins at 5:00 PM. The presentation will start promptly at 5:30 PM.
Presented by SCORE of Clinton, Franklin, & Essex Counties.
“Dinner Business Seminar” - Refreshments Sponsored by: Bodette’s Barbecue Catering
Tuesday, October 10th: 9:00 - 10:30 AM
Intro To Quickbooks - Is Quickbooks Right For You?
This seminar will address the importance of choosing the right software to manage your business finances. During a live demonstration, various time saving functions Quickbooks online offers will be reviewed. Topics will include Invoicing/Accounts Receivable (set-up customer data, terms, & tax rates), Entering Bills/Accounts Payable (set-up vendors & reports), Payroll, Add/Delete Accounts, Budget, & Sharing Data with your Accountant. For an accountant recommendation speak to the Chamber.
Sign in begins at 8:30 AM. The presentation will start promptly at 9:00 AM
Presented by Jennifer Partch Whitehurst in coordination with the NCSBDC.
“Breakfast Seminar” - Refreshments Sponsored by: The Hot Biscuit Diner
Paid Family Medical Leave Seminar - Managing Leave Time
Monday, November 6th from 2:00 - 4:00 PM
On January 1st, 2018, New York Companies/Businesses and not for profits will be required to provide paid family leave to their employees, regardless of the size of the employer. The paid family leave is in addition to existing employer requirements for family medical leave, short-term disability leave and worker’s compensation. Unfortunately, New York’s new paid family leave program does not fit seamlessly over these other programs. Join Jaci Kelleher for an informative session on employer’s new obligations under New York’s paid family leave law, and what employers can do to incorporate this new program into their workplace.
Sign in begins at 1:30 PM. The presentation will start promptly at 2:00 PM.
Sponsored by SCORE of Clinton, Franklin, & Essex Counties.
Presented by Jaci Kelleher from Stafford, Owens, Piller, Kelleher, & Trombley Law Offices.
Refreshments Sponsored by: SCORE. Registration is required for all Business Seminars. Seminars Are Free for TACC Members. $10.00 For Not-Yet Members.
Tuesday, November 14th: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Instagram For Business 101
It is a good time to be using Instagram for your business. Instagram makes it easy to quickly edit and share photos and videos on any mobile device Capture unforgettable moments, events, or tell a story. Over 1 million businesses worldwide use Instagram advertising to tell their business stories by inspiring people with visuals. This seminar will help you sharpen your marketing skills. Topics will include an Introduction to Instagram, Getting Started, Secrets to Instagram Success, How to Increase Your Instagram Engagement, and how to Boost Your Brand Identity with Instagram.
Sign in begins at 11:00 AM. The presentation will start promptly at 11:30 AM
Presented by eVision Digital Marketing in coordination with the NCSBDC.
“Lunch Seminar” - Refreshments Sponsored by: Walmart of Ticonderoga
Registration is required for all Business Seminars. Seminars Are Free for TACC Members. $10.00 For Not-Yet Members.
Town of Ticonderoga or 518-585-6677
Crown Point or 518-597-3235
Town of Hague or 518-543-6161
Town of Moriah or 518-546-3341
Washington County or 518-547-8317
Essex County or 518-873-3371
Pride of Ticonderoga: www.prideofticonderoga.org
Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership: www.timainstreet.org
Plattsburgh North Country Chamber of Commerce: www.northcountrychamber.com
Ticonderoga Revitalization Alliance: www.ti-alliance.org
Moriah Community Edge: www.porthenrymoriah.com