You need to continue educating yourself to be a successful business owner; therefore, COSE has created a suite of peer-to-peer educational workshops and events that allow you to do just that. Best of all, they’re tailored to your busy schedule.
Improve business performance and profitability with this intense nine-month course. With the help of a mentor, you’ll work step-by-step to examine every aspect of your business, competition and goals for the future.
Quarterly survey of small businesses in Northeast Ohio tracking trends in hiring, optimisim, sales growth and other key economic indicators.
Learn from other small business owners who understand your daily challenges. Topics include sales and marketing, social media, personal and professional development, money, human resources, legal, marketing, sustainability and technology. If you have a question about any aspect of your business, you’ll find the answer here.
A 24/7 knowledge center where local business owners share their expertise and experience through articles and videos.
Our signature event, free for COSE members, is the largest gathering of small business owners and entrepreneurs in Northeast Ohio. It features national keynote speakers, practical workshops, unique networking opportunities, trade show and hands-on learning labs on online marketing and other critical small business topics.
COSE’s monthly member magazine features practical articles, member spotlights and valuable membership opportunities. Members can also contribute through sharing their expertise and experience, writing editorial, or taking advantage of highly-targeted advertising packages each month.