Urban League Jacksonville to offer free services

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The Jacksonville Urban League is offering expanded services for local entrepreneurs. The offer will last all the way until June 30th 2016. The free services offered are

  1. Professional counseling
  2. Credit and financing education
  3. Technical Assistance

To set up a free appointment you must contact the Jacksonville Urban League by phone or visit their website. Contact information is provided below. Don’t hesitate to take advantage of these free local services to help you grow or start your own business.

Jacksonville Urban League : 904.723-4010

Click HERE to visit their website

 

Wal Mart to open new store in Jacksonville

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Looking for full-time or part time employment? Wal Mart is opening it’s newest location in Jacksonville Florida off of Collins Rd. If you need information on how to apply we have all the details here:

Apply on site at their temporary hiring center: 1580 Wells Rd Jacksonville Florida 32073

The hours to apply at the temporary hiring center are as follows:

Monday – Friday 8am – 6pm & Saturday 8am – 5pm

Of course you can apply online by simply visiting http://careers.walmart.com or click HERE

 

Free Webinar:How To Become Your Own Boss

Be your own boss

Attendees will learn:

  • What’s involved in Starting a Small Business
  • The Emerson Planning System
  • Funding Your Start-up
  • Developing a Niche
  • 5 Reasons Why Small Businesses Fail

For more information and to register please click HERE

This information has been provided to you by http://www.score.gov please visit their website for more information and other upcoming webinars

Free Webinar: Get found online with or /without a website

SEO Webinar Small Business

 

LIVE Webinar 12/8: How to Get Discovered Online With or Without a Website

SCORE is having an online webinar that’s free to the public. All you have to do is register by clicking the link provided HERE

This information has been brought to you by: http://www.score.gov/workshops

Google Wireless

Google Wireless Technology

Today Google released its latest development in wireless technology, announcing it’s pay as you go wireless data service. The tech giant has teamed up with U.S carriers Sprint and T mobile to revival companies like At&T and Verizon, by offering customers the option to pay as you use. This simple means that when you use data for a YouTube video, or data to listen to Pandora that’s what you’ll be charged. Google is expected to launch this service soon. Currently it’s being said that Google is still in a testing phase for this new wireless service. If you can’t wait til the full launch of this service go out and get yourself the Good Nexus 6 smartphone.

The Buying Power Of Black America

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Windows introduce new digital virtual assistant. Meet Cortana

Cortana For Windows 8.1

Cortana For Windows

Microsoft appears to have introduced to us its new digital personal assistant named Cortana. Visionz Of Success would like to share some key features for this new digital personal assistant finally introduced by Windows.

– She will be available on your Windows device. Check your device settings for updates.

– She can keep you updated on current events or help you manage your busy day

-She has a notebook where she takes notes about you and the tasks ahead. This feature is called Cortanas Notebook

– Cortana can help you learn about music. Just let her listen and she will reveal the information via the phones browser

– Cortana can be paired with the Bluetooth system in your car just pair your device and let Cortana do the rest

Remember, you must have a device running Windows 8.1. If you are unsure click here for the exacts on how to get Cortana on your device today.

The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) aims to help small businesses

Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

The SBDC (Small Business Development Center) offers FREE business consulting in Jacksonville Florida at the UNF Herbert University Center. They provide free consulting to small businesses in all stages of business.
The stages that the SBDC serve are:
Established & Growing Businesses
Emerging Businesses
Aspiring Businesses
Visit the SBDC online at by clicking HERE | 904.620.2476
12000 Alumni Dr Jacksonville, Florida 32224
UNF Herbert University Center

Jacksonville ranked among highest for starting a business in 2015

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Jacksonville Public Library Card

Did you know that Jacksonville Florida is considered to be one of the best cities in our country to start a small business? It’s ranked # 51 on Wallethub . When you’re done reading this article feel free to go and get all the specifics. Let’s go ahead and jump right into the goodies for those that want to start or grow their business but just don’t know how to get it accomplished. Start at your local library. That’s right, the Jacksonville Public Library! They pride themselves on sharing information, because that’s what libraries are for. Let’s have a close look at what they offer……….

*Information: Being in the center of the city and partnering with local businesses they are the source of information. Start your information search by speaking directly with a librarian. When it comes to you business questions you can contact Kate Holmes, she works in the business outreach department. Tell her that we sent you!

*Workshops: The Jacksonville Public Library offers FREE workshops that aim to educate. Some topics include business, computers, computer software, and even foreign language. Yes, you can learn a new language for free at the local library. This month it’s French. See our event calendar for more detailed information

*Reference Materials: The Jacksonville Library offers business books, periodicals, market research, economic indicators and even information about other companies so that you can scope your competition. The best part of this is that most of this information can be accessed from home via your computer. Your library card gives you free access to online databases. Click here to check out our article on how to access those databases.

*Collaborative Space: Need a place to brainstorm or go over projects with your business partner and others? Look no further, you can rent space inside the library for free and away from everyone else as you discuss important ideas. All you have to do is head over to your nearest library or give them a call to check for availability at 904.630.2665

This is just the tip of the iceberg and it’s up to you to go and find the unlimited possibilities located at the local library for free at your disposal. Don’t wait to manifest your vision of success and don’t forget we can help. Contact us using our contact form for more information.

Want to learn Linux ? Free ?

Are you interested in learning Linux? Well soon enough our Jacksonville Public Library will be hosting a free computer class. This free computer class will be an introduction to Linux. The event will be held at the Main Library on December 28th @ 1:30pm . No RSVP is required just show up and be ready to learn. I definitely will be attending this event so that I can add to my working knowledge of computer software. Don’t meet me there, beat me there. For more detailed information click here

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