Interactive Workshop Series: Accounting & Bookkeeping with QuickBooks
Jan 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Juliana Ramirez can assist you in working with QuickBooks or your other financial resources to understand, monitor, and improve the financial health of your company. In these no-hassle sessions you can discuss your goals and problems with Juliana.

Some possible topics:

  • Working with QuickBooks (QB) Online
  • Setting up your company in QB: Common problems and pitfalls
  • Important business accounting reports to create and watch
  • Understanding all your operating and product cost
  • The difference between Cost and Price

Juliana is the founder, president and CEO of JR Bookkeeping. Her accounting expertise has helped all different kinds of small businesses including her own- from restaurants to retails stores, car dealerships to dental offices and non- profit organizations. More than just having accounting know-how, she’s passionate about teaching. She takes pride in enabling clients to handle as much or as little of their business’s finances as they desire

Interactive Workshop Series: Effective Website Design
Jan 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

John Richardson is a Senior Level Technologist with over 15 years of in-depth experience delivering web based e-commerce solutions (point of sale and fulfillment) as Amazon Seller Central Manager, Product Manager, COO, Manager of e-Business.

Get answers to your website design and performance questions during this one and half-hour session. John will be reviewing and suggesting improvements to your live website. He will consider the use of headlines and text, images, user interaction, CTAs, navigation, SEO and the use of metrics to monitor your success. Please submit your live website address (URL) along with any specific areas of concern with your registration


Interactive Workshop Series: How To Think And Talk About Your Startup
Jan 15 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Learn key elements that will help you be successful. SCORE Santa Barbara is starting this Interactive Session series led by Greg Loosvelt. He will provide insights into various aspects of planning, starting and operating a startup business. These sessions will be held as an open format discussion of your questions in a small group setting.

Topics will include:

  • How to Start a Startup
  • Difference between a Startup and  Small Business
  • The Pitch
  • What Investors never tell you
  • Legal and Financial issues


Unity Development
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Come join a growing community of people who are developing video games, cross platform apps, AR / VR experiences and more using Unity.

We meet the last Thursday of each month at 6:00 PM and sometimes kick off meetings by playing games. Bring your laptop to show off your work, your expertise / questions to help each other and some food or drinks to share if you want. And If you have a skill or expertise that you can share, we’re always open to guest presentations.

We have limited space so RSVP ASAP!