Saturday, March 20, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM CDT
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Colista (for Bill Grosskopf) 
SCORE Austin, Chapter 249 

The transportation industry is enormous, grossing nearly $1 trillion dollars annually, and trucking counts for three quarters of that amount. Tim will explain the ins and outs of the trucking industry-- how to get started and how to grow the business with ease. He will cover these areas:

  • Getting started and understanding formation
  • Building your personal and business credit
  • Securing financing for your business
  • Understanding Federal contracting
  • Getting your small business certifications
  • Drafting your capability statement for contraction
  • How to purchase your truck and what to look for
  • Dealing with carriers
  • Do you need an authority?
  • Financial statement basic and accounting
  • Finding opportunities and working with brokers
  • Safety and compliance
  • Hiring employees
  • Drafting a business plan

     Speaker: Tim Jacquet

Tim is a certified SCORE mentor and volunteer. He has been working with business development for 35 years. He has expertise in non-profit organizations, start-ups, small business financing and government contracting. He is the Chief Operation Officer for Apple Capital Group, Inc., and the host of The Core Business Show.