Pacific Rim Fusion @ Breckenridge
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

What happens when East, West, North and South all come together in the kitchen? Pacific Rim Fusion Cuisine is the delicious result! Pacific Rim cooking is a combination of beautiful fresh foods with healthy cooking methods, Asian cooking techniques, exotic spices and exciting flavor combinations. Join us for a taste of the Pacific!

Syn# 80296
Cost $43
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Retirement Planning Today @ Glenwood Springs
Feb 26 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Photo of pennies going into a piggy bankClass Description

Blends financial education with life planning to help you build wealth, align your money with your values, and achieve your retirement lifestyle goals. Discover five strategies to manage investment risks, 11 ways you may save money on this year’s taxes, important questions to ask before buying insurance, how invest in and take money out of your company’s retirement plan, as well as determine the savings you need to retire. Course includes an illustrated textbook (one per couple). Spouse/significant other of a student who registers and pays tuition may register at no charge. Meets Wednesdays, 2/26-3/5. Cost: $49. Refund date: 2/24.

Syn# 81047
Cost $49
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Digital Photography on Snow @ Steamboat Springs
Feb 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Class Description

How to photograph on snow. This class meets on two Thursday nights 5:30-7:30 (2/27, 3/6), and one Saturday morning in the field from 10-12pm (3/1). Location will be announced in class.

Syn# 79538
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Art of Stir Fry @ Breckenridge
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Stir frying is an ancient style from China that produces fun, fast and tasty cuisine. We will learn both vegetarian and non-vegetarian recipes that make delicious, healthy and time-conscious dishes.

Syn# 80276
Cost $43
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Success Steps Seminar: Accounts Receivable Management @ CMC Steamboat Springs, Yampa Valley Entrepreneurship Center, Room 127
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Accounts Receivable Management and Effective Collection Practices

If you extend credit to others to encourage sales or adapt to standard practices in your industry, you know that accounts receivables drain cash, are add administrative hassle, cause worry and, occasionally, go bad.  This seminar will help you create an easy, systemic process to oversee your receivables, develop prompt payment habits from clients and deal with slow pay clients professionally and effectively.

Topics that will be covered in this program include:

  • Credit applications and pre-qualification of client risk.
  • The cost of out of control receivables to your business
  • Early steps that offer friendly encourage for prompt payment
  • Dealing with past due clients professionally and assertively
  • Steps to take to accelerate the collection process (legal, collection agencies and small claims court).

The presentation will be led by Randy Rudasics, Manager of the Yampa Valley Entrepreneurship Center at CMC and a SCORE business counselor. Prior to his role at CMC, Randy owned and operated a staffing service in Indiana where he managed  receivables in excess of one million dollars including the extension of credit and collections.  Randy also spent many years with Hewlett Packard where he oversaw receivables and financing activities for a $250 million dollar territory.

Cost is $15, includes seminar, light snacks and coffee.
Please arrive on time.
To register, please call 970- 870-4491

The Success Steps Seminar Series is held monthly on topics of interest to local businesses and entrepreneurs in the  Yampa Valley.
The Series is a collaborative effort of the Colorado Mountain College Yampa Valley Entrepreneurship Center, the Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association and SCORE.

Get assistance signing up for Affordable Health Care @ CMC in Glenwood
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Photo of first aid cross on red backgroundColorado Mountain College has created a new, hands-on workshop designed to assist those who need help signing up for health care under the Affordable Care Act. Participants will compare plans and coverage and also learn how to navigate the Connect for Health website.

The workshop will be offered twice: Feb. 28 and Mar. 3, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Colorado Mountain College in Glenwood Springs (1402 Blake Ave.). The cost of the workshop is $15.

Instructor Steven Reynolds has worked in the health and wellness industry in the Roaring Fork Valley since 1991. He has been integrally involved in the work of health care reform since 2008 and served on a Club 20 team to provide one of the top proposals to the Senate Bill 208 Commission. He holds a license to sell health insurance.

To register, please call CMC at 945-7486.

Twitter in a Day @ CMC in Aspen
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

You tweet therefore you are-or not. Twitter is, in fact, the most misunderstood social media on the planet, so this workshop will focus on the why and how of followers, following, and hashtags. The goal is to turn Twitter into a must-have daily tool for you, regardless of your goals and/or your business. Completion of the Social Media I and Social Media II workshops in January is highly recommended, but not required.

Using Quickbooks Pro 2: 2012 @ Carbondale
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Class Description

Covers manual checks, bank transfers, credit card transactions, reconciling bank and credit card accounts to third-party statements, and use of asset, liability and equity accounts to record transactions. Prerequisite: Quickbooks I or instructor consent.Emphasis:QuickBooks 2012

Syn# 80199
Cost $75
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Mobile Dreamweaver @ Glenwood Springs
Feb 28 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Class Description

Students will build a mobile website, delivering a customized website for smart phone and tablet users viewing a website. Class uses Dreamweaver. Prerequisite: basic HTML and CSS knowledge. Meets Fridays, 2/28-3/7. Cost: $75. Refund date: 2/26.

Syn# 80825
Cost $75
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

India @ Breckenridge
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Experience the mystique and excitement of the aromatic foods of India. Learn to prepare a variety of curries and homemade chutneys while preparing Samosas, Vegetable Biryani, Chapatti Bread, Chicken Vindaloo, Masoor Dal and for dessert the royal Gulab Jamun.

Syn# 80261
Cost $43
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”