Upcoming Events

Sales and Marketing Management: 2021

Jun 25, 2021
9:00 am - 11:00 am

The Warren County Small Business Development Center is sponsoring a FREE SEMINAR on June 25 from 9AM-11AM EST. This will be a LIVE event for Business Owners, Sales & Marketing Managers and Staff. Capacity is 50ppl at: Top Gun HQ, 5155 Financial Way, Mason 45040.

Sales and Marketing takes time, money and preparation. Understand the right mix of these mission critical ingredients. How do you manage in a hybrid Virtual & In-Person marketplace? Discover how successful businesses are operating in this new 2021 economy.

*Hear from Qualified & Experienced Subject Matter Experts that want to help your business develop & succeed. Top Gun Sales & the Anthony Cole Training Group will lead this popular and interactive session.

 

Constant Contact: https://conta.cc/3uqROLg

Website:http:clients.ohiosbdc.ohio.gov/events.aspx

Call Rebekah Brigano at 513-695-2090

Email rebekah.brigano@co.warren.oh.us

 

>Effective & Professional Sales Skills for B2B & B2C

>Identify & Engage Prospects for Maximum ROI

>How to Manage Using Metrics & Analytics

>Avoid Common & Costly Marketing Mistakes

>Understand & Establish “SMART” Goals

Hospitality Crisis Management, Part II

May 24, 2021
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Menu Best Practices for post-COVID Success and Profitability

The Warren County Small Business Development Center is sponsoring a FREE ZOOM SEMINAR for Food Service/Hospitality Owner/ Operators. 

 

65% of restaurant revenues are down at least 50% from YTD2019. Dining rooms and inside bars are capacity restricted, and owners are limiting their menus to               Take-Out/Delivery. Fewer staff is asked to do more for less.

 

Hear from a 40-year-experienced national industry expert on solutions and resources to help sustain your operation and save 585,000 Ohio jobs!

 

Menu Design and Best Practice Topics to be Presented:

*Sell with Words, Pictures, and Placement

*Do not have multiple menus (requires more training & inventory)

*Be flexible with regular updates (2x per year minimum)

*Inventory management through menu item sales and profitability analysis

*Promote Food Mobility and Package Bundles Trend

The Life Cycle of an Employee and its Business Cost

Apr 29, 2021
9:00 am - 10:30 am

The Life Cycle of an Employee and its Business Cost

April 29th                                                9am-10:30am

 

The Warren County Small Business Development Center is sponsoring a FREE SEMINAR on Human Resources Management for 2021.      

The event will be held ONLINE at https://zoom.us/j/99889863817 

Subject Matter Experts from: HR Partners International, The Human Resource USA, and strategicHR, Inc. will present how to HIRE, MANAGE, and FIRE, plus other Tools, Tips & Resources.  

*Learn the 14-Steps to Hire & On-Board an Employee

*How to Create a Benefits & Conduct Policy Handbook

*How to Measure the Cost of Hiring and Turnover

*Why Job Creation is So Important to You, the County & the United States

Learn to work with the: IRS, Dept of Labor, OSHA, Immigration Services, OH Dept of Taxation, OH Business Gateway, OJFS, BWC, OH Civil Rights Commission,  Local Municipalities.

 

To Register:  Constant Contact: https://conta.cc/3dnQpP4 

 Website: http://clients.ohiosbdc.ohio.gov/events.aspx

Call Rebekah Brigano at 513-695-2090,

Email rebekah.brigano@co.warren.oh.us

Steps to Starting a New Business

Apr 7, 2021
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

FREE SEMINAR

STEPS TO STARTING A NEW BUSINESS

Topics to be discussed: Business Plans, the Business name, Professional Service Providers, Taxes, Licenses, Permits, Legal Issues, Record Keeping, Business Loans and Alternative Financing and much more....

 

Anyone considering starting up a business or anyone who recently started a business should attend. 

 

Room Capacity is Limited to 18 people. This is In-Person Only. 

 

You have four ways to register:

Constant Contact: https://conta.cc/3vwcyTD 

Register On-Line: https://clients.ohiosbdc.ohio.gov 

Call Rebekah at 513-695-2090

Email: rebekah.brigano@co.warren.oh.us 

Hospitality Crisis Management: 2021

Mar 22, 2021
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

HOSPITALITY CRISIS MANAGEMENT: 2021

MARCH 22 @2PM – 3:30PM

The Warren County Small Business Development Center is sponsoring a FREE ZOOM event for Food Service/Hospitality Owner/ Operators.

65% of restaurant revenues are down at least 50% from YTD2019. Dining rooms and inside bars are capacity restricted, and owners are limiting their menus to Take-Out/Delivery. Fewer staff is asked to do more for less.

*Hear from a 40-year-experienced national industry expert on solutions & resources to help sustain your operation & save 585,000+ Ohio jobs.

*Time to Rethink Everything! “This is the Way We’ve Always Done It” won’t work anymore. You need to be Tactical, Creative and Flexible.

*Understand the Contactless Ordering and Payment Trend

*Tips to be Strategic, Realistic & Proactive with your 2021 Back-of-the-House Operation

*Double Down on 2021 Marketing

*Inventory Management through Menu Item Sales & Profitability Analysis

ZOOM: https://zoom.us/j/96471424244

Constant Contact: https://conta.cc/3rmAG8G

Website:http:clients.ohiosbdc.ohio.gov/events.aspx

Call Rebekah Brigano at 513-695-2090,

Email rebekah.brigano@co.warren.oh.us

 

SBA Access to Capital & #SBDCDay

Mar 17, 2021
10:00 am - 11:30 am

PLAN-LAUNCH-MANAGE-GROW-RECOVER

With Access to Equity and Debt Capital Financing

*Presented by the U.S. Small Business Administration*

MARCH 17TH @10AM-11:30AM

The Warren County Small Business Development Center is sponsoring a FREE SEMINAR on Small Business Access to Capital. The event will be held ONLINE at https://zoom.us/j/96732533915

All entrepreneurs are encouraged to attend for a demonstration of SBA Guaranteed Business Loan Programs: 7(a), 504, Micro and Express.

*Start or Expand Your Business with SBA Guaranteed Loans

*PPP: Past-Present-Future Outlook

*Empowering Entrepreneurs to Build & Manage WOSB and 8(A) Businesses

*Learn How to Find & Win Contracts with Ohio & the Federal Government

Special Presentations to Celebrate our National SBDC Network

 

To Register: Constant Contact: https://conta.cc/3jKz8T1 

Website: http://clients.ohiosbdc.ohio.gov/events.aspx 

Call Rebekah Brigano at 513-695-2090

Email rebekah.brigano@co.warren.oh.us 

Exporting 101 -and- USDA Rural Econ Development Programs

Feb 23, 2021
10:00 am - 11:30 am

Take Your Business Global: Exporting 101, -AND-

USDA: Rural Community Business Development

FEBRUARY 23 10AM-11:30AM

The Warren County Small Business Development Center is sponsoring a FREE ZOOM “COMBO” SEMINAR on Global Exporting and Overview of US Department of Agriculture Economic Development Programs for Rural Small Businesses.

The event will be held ONLINE. https://zoom.us/j/91728689399

Presenting Subject Matter Experts will be: *SBA *USDA-Rural Development; *US Dept of Commerce; *ODSA Export Assistance Program Management.

Ohio is the 8th largest Exporting state, and Canada is our biggest trading partner. There are multiple SBA Loans to finance your international reach. Learn from the insiders. Avoid timely delays & confusion to Go Global!

Warren County is still considered a Rural political subdivision; the USDA offers Loans & Programs to Improve, Develop & Finance Your Small Business Growth.

*Navigating Risk in the International Marketplace

*Global Trade Shows and Missions

*How to Use Free Trade Agreements

*Legal Issues for U.S. Exporters

*USDA Rural Econ Development Loans and Grants

 

To Register: Constant Contact: https://conta.cc/3pR0IjN 

Website: http://clients.ohiosbdc.ohio.gov/events.aspx

Call Rebekah Brigano at 513-695-2090,

Email rebekah.brigano@co.warren.oh.us 

 

Introduction to Quickbooks Online- Level I

Feb 18, 2021
9:00 am - 11:30 am

FREE SEMINAR

Introduction to QuickBooks Online

The Warren County Small Business Development Center & My Team Accounting are sponsoring a FREE SEMINAR “Introduction to QuickBooks Online” on February 18, 2021 from 9:00AM – 11:00AM. The seminar will be held on ZOOM.

*Choosing the right QB solution

*Setting up QBO

*Chart of Accounts configuration

*Apps, Apps and More Apps!  

*A/R & A/P Overview      

*Reports‐Reports‐Reports!

Anyone using QuickBooks, or thinking about using QuickBooks Online in the future for your business, should attend this session. You have FOUR ways to register for the event:

Register on line at http://clients.ohiosbdc.ohio.gov/events.aspx

Constant Contact: https://conta.cc/3bLhoFk

Call: Rebekah Brigano at 513‐695‐2090

Email: Rebekah.brigano@co.warren.oh.us

The Small Business Development Center Program of Ohio is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.  The SBDC program is also funded in part by the Ohio Development Services Agency.  All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.  Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.  Contact Mike Stater at 513‐934‐4793 regarding these

Small Business Taxes & Accounting 101

Jan 27, 2021
10:00 am - 11:30 am

Hear from a seasoned Subject Matter Expert on proper financial management for your business.

Ms. Cassie Ward is a CPA, MBA, Business Advisor, Author, Academic Instructor and Emergency Management Doctoral Student. She is based at Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, Alabama. 

*Financing & Capital Management

*Business Taxation Guidance

*HR Management & Tools

This session will be an excellent lead-in to our Feb. 18 Quickbooks Online 101 class.

You have three ways to register:

Register On-Line: https://clients.ohiosbdc.ohio.gov 

Call Rebekah at 513-695-2090

Email: rebekah.brigano@co.warren.oh.us 

 

Steps to Starting a New Business

Jan 21, 2021
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

FREE SEMINAR

STEPS TO STARTING A NEW BUSINESS

Topics to be discussed: Business Plans, the Business name, Professional Service Providers, Taxes, Licenses, Permits, Legal Issues, Record Keeping, Business Loans and Alternative Financing and much more....

 

Anyone considering starting up a business or anyone who recently started a business should attend. 

 

Room Capacity is Limited to 10 people. ZOOM Virtual Seats are Also Available. 

 

You have three ways to register:

Register On-Line: https://clients.ohiosbdc.ohio.gov 

Call Rebekah at 513-695-2090

Email: rebekah.brigano@co.warren.oh.us 

Hospitality Rescue & Recovery

Jan 18, 2021
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

65% of restaurant revenues are down at least 50% from last year. Dining rooms and bars are capacity and time restricted, and owners are limiting their menus to Take-Out/Delivery. Fewer staff is asked to do more for less.

Time to re-think everything. "This is the way we've always done it" won't work anymore.

Hear from a 30-year industry professional on solutions and resources to help sustain your operation and save 585,000 Ohio hospitality jobs. 

Speaker: Jonathan Kouse, Owner- Chef Therapy Group

 

From Shock to Survival to Success: Financial Management in the COVID Economy

Oct 20, 2020
9:00 am - 10:30 am

All entrepreneurs are encouraged to attend for a demonstration of best practices of Financial Management in this Pandemic Economy. 

Presented by FocusCFO, the #1 CFO service providor in the midwest. They empower entrepreneurs through sound financial management, forward-thinking insights and tools, and proactive financial strategies so entities can improve internal cash flow, reduce risk and increase the value of their business. 

Learn about:

*How to Financial Stress Test Your Business

*Re-Forecasting for 2021

*Cash Flow Projection Models

*Risk and Liability Management