Business Valuation and Planning the Next Steps presented by US Bank
Knowing the value of your business is critical for your success when planning for the future. Whether you're considering selling your business or creating a succession plan, planning for retirement or even for tax purposes, we invite you to join the experts at U.S. Bank for a workshop on understanding the value of your business.
A Glimpse Into the 10,000 Small Businesses Program
Interested in learning more about the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program or thinking about applying? This is an opportunity for you to get an inside peek at what the program is about. You will learn about the program, meet lead faculty member Larry Polena, participate in a mini-10ksb session, and engage with a panel of local small business owners who graduated from the program.
COSE Small Business Caucus
Join us for a COSE Small Business Caucus meeting. The Small Business Caucus provides a forum for volunteers to discuss, research and share the specific values, principles and policies of COSE on public policy issues affecting our members.
COSE WebEd Series: Financial & Operational Success through Key Performance Indicators & Metrics
Are you terrible at tracking what's important to keep your team focused? Learn about industry specific best practices, key performance indicators, the importance of budgeting, sales management, revenue targets, and the basics of financials.
BizConCLE is a unique education and networking experience exclusively designed for small and middle-market company CEOs, C-Suite, and their employees. The one-and-a-half-day convention is the coming together of the award-winning COSE Small Business Convention (now in it's 11th year!) and the GCP Middle Market Forum. It includes national keynote speakers, plenary sessions led by regional business and community leaders, and hands-on workshops in areas like Talent, People and HR; Marketing, Customers and Branding; Business Growth, Sales & Financials; and Owner, Leader and Team Development. There’s also a full exhibit hall, networking dinners hosted throughout downtown Cleveland, and multiple opportunities to connect through industry focused round-tables and networking receptions.
The Convention will take place October 13-14, 2016 at Cleveland Public Auditorium & Conference Center in Cleveland, Ohio.
For more information and to register, visit www.bizconcle.com.
Accessing & Using Energy Data To Improve Property Operations
Take action and gain cost savings with energy efficiency through an interactive workshop, real world case studies, and an analysis focused on taking the next steps.
In order to make operational improvements and retrofits that lead to energy efficiency benefits, you and your team need energy data. But how do you access this data? After you have the data, what types of analysis will help you make wise investments that improve property operations?
2016 COSE Workers Compensation, Safety & Wellness Summit
Join us for an interactive educational session dedicated to giving you everything you need to know about keeping your workplace safe, workers’ comp issues, and employee wellness. Best of all, this program satisfies the BWC mandatory two-hour safety training for group-rated employers.
Business Boot Camp SEO & Analytics
The best place to hide a dead body is page 2 of Google search. If you aren’t getting results for online marketing, one of your competitors is.
Analytics and search optimization is a top priority for organizations, but one that is often ignored or misinterpreted. Knowing what sales & marketing tactics are working, what can be optimized to drive results, and tracking goals is imperative.
Multi Chamber Event at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
On behalf of COSE and over 25 Northeast Ohio Chambers of Commerce, we invite you to attend an exclusive networking experience. Make connections from across the region, win prizes, and celebrate the local business community.