January 26, 2015 Small Business Matters

Uncover Energy Savings

Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (Ohio)

Dominion East Ohio/COSE Free Energy Assessment Program

Owner Resources

Seven Ways to Energy Efficiency and Savings by COSE

COSE Energy Consultation Program

Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency

An all-encompassing list of available rebates in Ohio

Dominion East Ohio/COSE Free Non-Residential Energy Assessments

Eligible for DEO customers who own or rent a building or space less than 25,000 sq. ft.

Energy Efficiency Checklists by Industry

From construction to hospitality to home-based business, find out how your company can be more energy efficient.

Connection Calendar

Find out all of the exciting opportunities to connect with other small business owners at COSE education and networking events.

Ask the Expert

What are some easy and inexpensive ways to keep my energy costs down?

P.K. Wadsworth Heating and Cooling

Get great residential energy savings tips from PK Wadsworth on Facebook 


January 19, 2015 Small Business Matters

Manage Your Online Image

Why Social is the New Word-of-Mouth Marketing, and What That Means by Marketing Profs

Why You Should Manage Your Online Customer Reviews by AllBusiness 

How Small Business Can Manage Negative Online Reviews by Huffington Post

Sign up for Google Alerts HERE.

Review Trackers

Review Push

COSE Business Pitch Competition

Qualifications, Rules and Submissions

Register for a time slot to film your two-minute pitch video HERE.

By the Numbers

Cuyahoga County Microcredit Supply and Demand Analysis

Connection Calendar

Find out all of the exciting opportunities to connect with other small business owners at COSE education and networking events.

RNC Volunteer Sign Up

Ask the Expert – How will ACA affect my taxes this year?

What’s Hot

Learn more about The LaunchHouse Accelerator HERE.


January 12, 2015 Small Business Matters

Embrace Technology

How a Small Business Can Use Big Data by Small Biz Trends

How to Integrate BYOD into a Small Business by TechRadar 

What is the Cloud (and Why Small Businesses Need to Care) by Huffington Post  

Talk to Jay Mellon at AtNetPlus or connect with one of a number of tech experts through www.linktunity.com

Learn more about Northeast Ohio technology resources and connect with NEO tech companies through COSE’s Technology Network, the Northeast Ohio Software Association. 

What’s Hot – Virtual Assistant

Ten Things to Outsource to a Virtual Assistant by Entrepreneur 

Zirtual

eaHELP 

Connection Calendar

Find out all of the exciting opportunities to connect with other small business owners at COSE education and networking events.

Ask the Expert – How Can I Protect My Computer from Social Engineering?

Information Security: Seven Signs Your Business May be at Risk (downloadable white paper) by Team Logic IT 

Your Company is Probably Going to Get Hacked – Here’s How to Protect It by Entrepreneur 


January 5, 2015 Small Business Matters

Create an Accountability Partner for Your Business

What You Need to Know to Create an Accountability Group that Works by Fast Company 

Why an Accountability Buddy is Your Secret Weapon for Faster Growth by Entrepreneur

The One Group Every Entrepreneur Needs to Join by DailyWorth.com

1 Million Cups

1 Million Cups

1 Million Cups Cleveland

@1MillionCups

Connection Calendar

Find out all of the exciting opportunities to connect with other small business owners at COSE education and networking events.

Ask the Expert

Safeguarding Against Workplace Violence – Linktunity.com

SACs Consulting’s Physical Security Assessment Services 

FollowTim Dimoff on Twitter: @TimothyDimoff