The Office of Economic Development is continuing to support locally owned small businesses through the free and virtual Recovery Roadmap Business Training Series for the month of May. The following classes are available:
Bookkeeping- The Backbone of Your Business. May 17th and 18th from 9:30-11:30am. Taught by Shelly Hamler. Register here.
Photography Basics for Small Businesses. May 19th-21st from 9am-12pm. Taught by Jillian Regan. Register here.
The Business of Social Media. May 24th and 25th from 9am-12pm. Taught by Scott Hamler.
If you have registered for one of the classes, but cannot attend the zoom sessions, they will all be recorded and available at the OED website via links after classes are finished. Please contact the Downtown Job Center if you have any questions about the classes at email@example.com. Thank you.
Disaster Preparedness for Small Businesses
Running a small business is hard enough without having to rebuild after a natural disaster or an outbreak like COVID-19. Disaster Preparedness for Small Businesses is a guide that illustrates and highlights the best tips and resources to guide entrepreneurs in their business recover and continuity plan. Read more about it here.
Baggby's Highlighted in C-VILLE
Baggy’s on the Downton Mall was highlighted in the C-VILLE edition dated April 28th. Jon and Erin LaPanta shared their pandemic experience and their plans for the future. Cold lamp chop sandwich might be on the Specials menu soon!
Upcoming Webinars from CVSBDC
CV SBDC is a team of business and technical experts available to listen, advise and assist entrepreneurs, confidentially and free of charge. They offer 1:1 assistance, connection to curated research, access to technical experts and professionals, and timely events and training.
Success through e-Commerce - May 18th at 12pm: PREREGISTER
Using YouTube to Grow Your Business – a Google Workshop -- May 26th
at 12pm: PREREGISTER
Starting Your Business – May 27th
at 3:00pm: PREREGISTER