Welcome to Small Business Matters, a resource for Northeast Ohio small business owners. Below are a list of topics that have recently been featured in COSE’s Small Business Matters page in Crain’s Cleveland Business. Check back each week for more helpful resources for your small business.

September 28, 2015 Small Business Matters

Tips for Your Business – Tapping Efficient and Renewable Energy Sources

How the Lease Can Bring Landlords and Tenants Together on Energy Efficiency

2015 National Preparedness Month

Learn more about National Preparedness Month

By the numbers

Energy Efficiency: Cuyahoga County launches program that would raise up to $120 million for energy efficiency building upgrades

Connection Calendar

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

 

 

September 21, 2015 Small Business Matters

Tips for Your Business – Create a Memorable Experience for Guests

Six Ways to Create a Memorable Customer Experience

Melt Bar & Grilled’s Matt Fish discusses the best advice he’s received in his career

Tips for Your Business – Innovation, Security, Disruption Key Themes at CIO Symposium

The Most Innovative Companies of 2015

Disruption vs. Innovation: What’s the Difference?

By the numbers

OHTec information

Connection Calendar

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

 

September 14, 2015 Small Business Matters

Tips for Your Business – Stretch your Content Resources Further

Content recycling: A to Z

How to make 8 pieces of content from 1 piece of content

How to Choose a Data Center

What to consider when choosing a data center:

What to ask when choosing a data centre

By the numbers

How to win your battle for content marketing buy-in

Connection Calendar

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

 

September 7, 2015 Small Business Matters

Tips for Your Business – Keep the Bad Guys Out of Your Network

4 Tips to Keep Endpoint Data Secure

Avoid Security Threats and Protect Your Business with These Tips

For more expert advice, check out Linktunity, COSE’s online tool that connects small businesses with specific needs, questions or challenges with experts who are eager to share their wisdom.  

Why the Customer Lifecycle is Crucial to Your Business

5 Steps to Understanding Your Customer’s Buying Process

How Valuable Are Your Customers

National Preparedness Month

Learn more about National Preparedness Month here.

Connection Calendar

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