Strategic Planning Course Social
Valley View, Ohio
You are invited to attend a networking social event with Strategic Planning Course alumni, instructors and other representatives.
Join us at Thirsty Dog for Tech Thursday in Akron this month and get connected to folks in Akron’s hottest industry.
Entrepreneurial StrengthsFinder Workshop
Join us for a workshop on Gallup's Entrepreneurial StrengthsFinder assessment, presented by Todd Johnson, Global Channel Leader of Entrepreneurship and Job Creation with Gallup. With a great knowledge of the research and the assessment tool, Johnson will take you through the assessment,and explain how to identify and engage your highest potential entrepreneurial talents to take your business to the next level.
Advocacy Committee Meeting
Join us for the fourth Advocacy Committee Meeting of the year! The COSE Advocacy Committee provides a forum for volunteers to discuss, research and share the specific values, principles and policies of COSE on public issues affecting our members.
Small Business Boot Camp: Staffing, Talent and Culture
Finding the right talent for your small business is tough. Especially in this town, where there are so many qualified applicants. As a small business owner, you are not only competing with corporations who can offer more attractive benefits, but also with New York and Chicago that offer the allure of a big city. But Cleveland is rising. It is our job to keep our talent in our city. It doesn’t stop at the hiring process, we need to work to retain our employees. Turnover is extremely costly, especially to a small business owner who is already has limited time and resources. Join us as Steve Ellis shares his views on what was learned from the collapse of his former firm Arter & Hadden, and how those lessons helped tucker Ellis to become one of the "Best Companies to Work For" year after year. He will offer insights on why employees are a company's greatest asset and why having the right talent is so critical to your success.
COSE Special Event: Flight School Wine Tasting
Rocky River, Ohio
Join COSE as we take a tour of Spain by tasting award-winning wine and tantalizing Spanish fare at the Flight School Wine Tasting event at Rocky River Wine Bar.
COSE WebEd Series: Security Tips for Small Businesses: How to Keep the Bad Guys Out of Your Network
Win the internet security wars and keep the hackers out of your network. Learn information on how hackers are infiltrating small business networks, examples of active threats and practical methods of making your network more secure.
Join us for the 16th annual OHTec CIO Symposium, the longest-running gathering of IT executives in Northeast Ohio.
OHTec brings together thought leaders from the region and from around the country to bring valuable, strategic-level information to CIOs and IT executives leading the region’s enterprise IT organizations.
Advocacy Committee Meeting
Join us for the fifth Advocacy Committee Meeting of the year! The COSE Advocacy Committee provides a forum for volunteers to discuss, research and share the specific values, principles and policies of COSE on public issues affecting our members.
2015 Small Business Convention