The Washington Post

D.C. area business events, starting Dec. 10


Marketing/Branding Services. This is a consultation and marketing showcase. 10 a.m. The Brand Studio & The Creative Suite, 6002 Arbutus Lane, Clinton, Md. Sponsor: The Marketing Showcase. Web site: .

Startup Grind. This event will help those who are starting a business.
6 to 8:30 p.m. iStrategyLabs, 1630 Connecticut Ave. NW. Sponsor: Startup Grind. Web site: .


Bookkeeping & Taxation for Small Businesses. A CPA will explain setup of accounting records; monthly and quarterly filing and bookkeeping responsibilities; the four most common tax returns for companies; and important areas of corporate accounting. 6 to 8:30 p.m. George Washington University Virginia Science and Technology Campus, 20101 Academic Way, Ashburn. Sponsor: Loudoun Small Business Development Center. Cost: $25 online; $30 at door. Web site: .

Small Business 101: Managing Cash Flow. Participants at this event will discuss tools that better enable small-business owners to manage their cash flow, as well as stay compliant with federal labor, safety and tax regulations. 9 to 10 a.m. Halstead, 1028 S Walter Reed Dr., Arlington, Va.


Government Contractors Lunch & Learn. Learn how you can solve your project accounting and project management challenges with a cost-effective Microsoft Dynamics solution. 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. RAFFA, 1899 L St., NW, Suite 600. Sponsor: RAFFA Learning Community. Cost: Free (lunch will be served). Web site: .

Discover the Big Idea for Your Business. This seminar teaches attendees that instead of advertising your business, products or services, you advertise for the person you want to attract. noon to 2:30 p.m. Best Western Plus Rockville, 1251 West Montgomery Ave., Rockville, Md.


Leveraging Microsoft SharePoint. Learn how to use portals through the company intranet. 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. RAFFA, 1899 L St., NW, Suite 600. Sponsor: RAFFA Learning Community. Cost: Free. Web site: .


Preparing a Winning Federal Proposal. This workshop covers responding to a federal request for proposal. It covers pre-proposal actions, government actions, capture planning, proposal planning/development and proposal review. 9 a.m. to noon, American Bar Association Building, 740 15th St. NW, 3rd floor. Sponsor: SCORE. Cost: $30. Contact: 202-272-0390. Web site: .

Send potential listings to at least two weeks in advance. Model your entry on the information above, and put the event date in the subject line.



Success! Check your inbox for details. You might also like:

Please enter a valid email address

See all newsletters

Show Comments
Most Read



Success! Check your inbox for details.

See all newsletters

Your Three. Videos curated for you.
Play Videos
Be a man and cry
Deaf banjo player teaches thousands
Sleep advice you won't find in baby books
Play Videos
Drawing as an act of defiance
A flood of refugees from Syria but only a trickle to America
Chicago's tacos, four ways
Play Videos
What you need to know about filming the police
What you need to know about trans fats
Syrian refugee: 'I’m committed to the power of music'
Play Videos
Riding the X2 with D.C.'s most famous rapper
Full disclosure: 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 ghoul
Europe's migrant crisis, explained

To keep reading, please enter your email address.

You’ll also receive from The Washington Post:
  • A free 6-week digital subscription
  • Our daily newsletter in your inbox

Please enter a valid email address

I have read and agree to the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Please indicate agreement.

Thank you.

Check your inbox. We’ve sent an email explaining how to set up an account and activate your free digital subscription.