Business Trainings

At Twin Cities Development (TCD), our superpower is expertly connecting you to the resources you need. Our area is fortunate to have a training calendar and Western Nebraska Community College (WNCC) to help fulfill your workforce training needs.

WNCC’s Workforce Training department can help you train and maintain a workforce that is up-to-date on today’s technologies and licenses — all at an affordable cost. Their trainings are conducted by experts who have the knowledge and expertise to serve your employees and business. WNCC has training options in manufacturing, business technologies, leadership, computer skills, and regulatory compliance, but they also make every effort to provide customized workplace training to suit your specific needs.

Explore WNCC’s Workforce Training department today, check out the training calendar below, and don’t hesitate to reach out to us at TCD! We’ll be happy to help you navigate the choices available.

June

How to Create Consumable Video that Keeps Audiences Hungry for More

June 19 11:00 AM Online

In this workshop, award-winning video producer and owner of video and animation production company Solstice Productions Amanda Aschinger will walk you through the process of designing a video strategy that...

Financial Planning for Small Business

June 19 8:00 PM Online

From business plans to operations, financial planning is key to operating your business and understanding if you are making money. Join us for this two hour session and learn the...

How to Pick a Business Name

June 20 8:00 AM Online

Online WorkshopThis session is designed to help participants understand the critical role of a business name in branding and marketing. We will review why a good business name matters and...

Five Secrets to Financial Success for Entrepreneurs at ANY Stage of Business

June 20 10:00 AM Online

Do you want to increase your business by 6 figures in less than 12 months, but you do not know what’s missing to generate that growth? Jen Loving has built...

Strategic Scoping: Simplifying CMMC Compliance

June 20 12:00 PM Online

Uncover the art of ‘scoping’ to streamline your CMMC journey, focusing on defining the IT boundaries that contain CUI. This approach not only simplifies compliance but also makes it more...

How to Increase Profits and Sales

June 21 8:00 AM Online

Be More Profitable Than your CompetitionHow your products or services compare with others in your industry can make a huge difference in how profitable you are. The typical approach is...

How To Sell Your Product

June 24 12:00 PM Online

Having trouble selling your product? Don't have enough customers knocking on your door? Let's talk about how to change that! 

How To Communicate Effectively

June 24 3:00 PM Online

In this workshop, we will identify different methods of communication, how to give effective feedback, how to say no, and best practices for communicating effectively Objectives•To review then components of effective...

Grow Your Business and Increase Sales Through Exporting

June 25 4:00 PM Online

Nearly 95% of the world’s population lives outside the United States, which means additional sales growth is likely from exporting.Advantages:Exporting is a business that can be started by anyone with...

Business Development Essentials

June 26 10:00 AM Online

This workshop will provide some terrific guidance on the basic components of building your business. We’ll focus on understanding what product or service you want to take to market, who’s...

Get in the Money Mindset: Is My Business Profitable?

June 26 11:00 AM Online

What mindset do you need to be a profitable business owner? Join us to be guided through simple financial management best practices. 

A Business Plan that Meets your Needs

June 27 9:00 AM Online

For entrepreneurs considering starting a small business, or pivoting/changing their existing business model. Entrepreneurs in early stages of assembling a business plan.  A business plan guides your business to greater growth,...

Startups: funding for your business and other resources

June 27 10:00 AM Online

About this EventAre you having issues securing a conventional loan because you’re a startup, have limited collateral, have challenges with cash flow, or do not have enough industry experience?Learn about...

Retirement Solutions for Small Business Owners

June 28 2:00 PM Online

Small firms with fewer than 100 employees represent approximately 98% of all businesses in the United States; those with fewer than 5 employees represent about 57%. Of the businesses with...

July

I don’t need a lot. I just need a little: Let’s talk Microloans!

July 02 10:00 AM Online

Event Description:Interested in learning more about microloans? Join us for an online event where we'll discuss how these small loans can make a big impact. Whether you're a small business...

Legal Series for Business Owners

July 09 4:30 PM Online

Join us for an informative and engaging event designed specifically for small business owners like you! Our Legal Series for Business Owners is your opportunity to gain valuable insights and guidance on...

CMMC 2.0: Navigating the Latest Updates and What They Mean for You

July 18 12:00 PM Online

Stay ahead of the curve with insights into the latest CMMC 2.0 updates, including the impact of the revision of NIST SP 800-171 (Rev 3). Understand the changes, anticipate new...

August

Legal Series for Business Owners

August 13 4:30 PM Online

Join us for an informative and engaging event designed specifically for small business owners like you! Our Legal Series for Business Owners is your opportunity to gain valuable insights and guidance on...

Beyond Your Borders: Ensuring Vendor Compliance with CMMC & NIST 800-171

August 15 12:00 PM Online

Explore strategies to extend your cybersecurity standards to third-party vendors. Learn how to assess vendor compliance, address gaps, and maintain a secure supply chain in line with CMMC and NIST...

September

Legal Series for Business Owners

September 10 4:30 PM Online

Join us for an informative and engaging event designed specifically for small business owners like you! Our Legal Series for Business Owners is your opportunity to gain valuable insights and guidance on...

Tackling the Tough Ten: Strategies for the Hardest CMMC Requirements

September 19 12:00 PM Online

Break down the ten most challenging aspects of CMMC compliance. This session offers practical strategies, expert tips, and resources to turn these hurdles into milestones on your compliance journey.