Upcoming Classes

Overview of Federal ProcurementPromotional

VIRTUAL SESSION

November 17,2018
08:30 AM - 09:30 AM


The Federal Government is the largest buyer of goods and services in the world.  Come join GPI as we provide an overview on how your small business can learn how to access the 105B of contracts awarded to small business in the last Fiscal year.

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Business Ready Online Session Part 1. December 8th

VIRTUAL SESSION

December 08,2018
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM


The purpose of the Business Ready course is to develop and understand basic business structure.  Throughout the course you will learn the fundamental and essential business practices. Also, throughout the course you will be asked to complete certain tasks that will allow you to better understand business fundamentals and the basic structure of your business. This course is taught online class room setting, all sessions and resources are available through student’s online profile at www.gpiwin.com.

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Business Ready Online Session Part 1. January 14th, 2019)

VIRTUAL SESSION

January 14,2019
08:00 PM - 09:00 PM


The purpose of the Business Ready course is to develop and understand basic business structure. Throughout the course you will learn the fundamental and essential business practices. Also, throughout the course you will be asked to complete certain tasks that will allow you to better understand business fundamentals and the basic structure of your business. This course is taught online and in a class room setting,

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Government Ready Online 8 Weeks Boot Camp (November 26)

VIRTUAL SESSION

November 26,2018
08:00 PM - 09:00 PM


The purpose of Government Ready Levels 3-4 has been designed to expose students on how the federal government contracts with small businesses. Throughout this course, students will be exposed to understanding Small Business Administration (SBA) Certification programs. Our instructors utilize various federal databases to demonstrate how to leverage those certifications when marketing to the federal government. Also, this course gives students an opportunity to gain hands-on experience on learning how to collaborate, build capacity, and determining what marketing materials are required when marketing to the federal government.   

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Contract Ready Online 8 Weeks Boot Camp (November)

VIRTUAL SESSION

November 14,2018
08:00 PM - 09:00 PM


Course Description: 

The purpose of Contract Ready Levels 5-6 has been designed for more advanced business owners already involved in government contracting and for those business owners who have completed the GPI’S Business Ready and/or Government Ready courses. Through our hands-on-approach you will learn how to build capacity in your business; create your capture management team; how to identify potential teaming partner and mentors; how to effectively respond to Sources Sought notices; how to review RFP's; what accounting systems are required when bidding on Federal contracts and much more. If you are currently certified in SBA’s 8(a) Business Development program and have not received any contracts, this course will show you where to find 8 (a) sole source contracts and how to market your business for those contracts. This course will provide a hands-on experience teaching students how to develop an elevator pitch and marketing materials, developing a six-month marketing strategy and much more.   

 

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