Insight: Entity Types and Partnerships for Small Business

By |2020-05-15T15:19:27-07:00May 15th, 2020|Categories: Business Development, News|Tags: , , , , , |

CVEP’s Small Business Forum continued virtually this month with a presentation on business entity types, common issues with partnerships, and employment law. The forum was conducted by David R. Roth and Vee B. Sotelo of Slovak Baron Empey Murphy & Pinkney, LLP, a law firm with a primary presence in Palm Springs. Roth is an [...]

Insight: Search and SEO for Small Business

By |2020-04-21T16:59:53-07:00April 21st, 2020|Categories: Business Development, Coronavirus|Tags: , , , |

This month, amidst the stay-at-home orders of COVID-19, CVEP hosted its first-ever virtual Small Business Forum. The topic, SEO and Search Marketing, was more timely than ever. Many businesses have been temporarily forced to operate from a digital storefront instead of a physical one. A physical storefront will get foot traffic if it's well-located, and [...]

Insight: Social Media for Business in 2020

By |2020-02-26T19:51:18-08:00February 25th, 2020|Categories: Business Development, News|Tags: , , , , |

Small business owners and managers seeking new information on social media had the chance to learn from one of the best this month at our Small Business Forum. Andrew McCauley of SwingPoint Media is known as the Social Media Bloke, and with good reason. He's been named to lists of the most influential social media [...]

Small Business Forum: Social Media 2020

By |2020-01-28T15:53:43-08:00February 12th, 2020|Categories: , |Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Social media changes quickly. It's hard to keep up, especially as an entrepreneur or small business owner who is wearing multiple hats! We'll help you stay up to date so you can understand what's new, what's important, and what's becoming obsolete. Each month at our Small Business Forum, we explore topics of interest to managers, [...]

Improving Customer Service Through Mindfulness & Resilience

By |2019-12-27T09:16:17-08:00January 8th, 2020|Categories: , |Tags: , , , , |

We begin the year with a Small Business Forum dedicated to the most important asset in any business or nonprofit: people. “One person with passion is better than forty people merely interested.”   ~ E.M. Forster This is a hands-on, audience participation workshop led by personal & professional development expert, Alfred Ricci, MBA, for front line [...]