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, [...]

Insight: Mindfulness & Resilience in Business

By |2020-01-15T19:58:47-08:00January 13th, 2020|Categories: Business Development|Tags: , , , |

Many - in fact, most - of our Small Business Forums focus on traditional business subjects such as marketing, branding, social media, and finance. Once in a while, though, we like to mix things up and offer valuable but less traditional learning experiences. To help local business and nonprofit leaders learn how to better manage [...]

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 [...]

Insight: Public Relations for Small Business

By |2019-05-01T10:41:24-07:00April 14th, 2019|Categories: Business Development|Tags: , , , , |

Thinking about public relations (PR) for your small business can be daunting. You may think that your business won't ever get any news coverage. But even if that were true, there are reasons to uncover the compelling stories within your business. To help local small businesses and nonprofits learn some of the tricks of the [...]