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A Glimpse Inside the 10,000 Small Businesses Program Elyria, Ohio

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.   

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The Building Education Series: Project Financing Options Cleveland, Ohio

Access to capital for an energy-efficiency upgrade need not be an issue. Some upgrades require little funding. For those that do require investment, don't worry; there are many traditional and non-traditional financial resources available. A well-designed upgrade can provide your business a positive cash flow from energy savings while paying off the capital investment for new equipment. Learn how to evaluate your facility, identify rebates and incentives, and determine the right debt financing option for your project.

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How to Set Up a Sales Compensation Plan that is Right for Your Business Cleveland, Ohio

Hiring and retaining employees is struggle for all small business owners, across industries, but there can be an added layer of complexity when it comes to your salesforce.  Your team must be properly incentivized and compensated to encourage them to bring in new business and grow existing accounts. Determining the best way to structure your compensation plan often comes down to striking a balance between commission and base pay.  For some businesses, there may not be a balance, and you may have more questions about how to create an incentive plan for your commissioned sales team.

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Entrepreneurship for Purpose & Social Impact Cleveland, Ohio

Entrepreneurial models as a method of driving social change is an approach that is having a big impact in the country and right here in our region. We have nationally recognized leaders like Brandon Chrostowski, founder and CEO of the nonprofit Edwins Leadership and Restaurant Institute, that are driven to impact and change the lives of others.

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A Glimpse Inside the 10,000 Small Businesses Program Broadview Heights, Ohio

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.   

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2017 GCP Internship Summit Independence, Ohio

The 2nd Annual Cleveland Internship Summit brings business community representatives and educators together to discuss how to increase and improve internship opportunities in Northeast Ohio through a range of panels and conversations. Summit attendees will learn internship program best practices from local employers and discuss the value of internships for employers, students and educators.

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COSE Annual Meeting Cleveland, Ohio

This annual, must-attend gathering features a panel of well-known local small business owners who have succeeded in making their entrepreneurial dreams come to fruition. Speakers will share their expertise and experiences and participate in an interactive networking reception following the presentation.

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Accessing & Using Energy Data To Improve Property Operations Cleveland, Ohio

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?

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SWAP 35 Lakewood, Ohio

Get ready to make 34 new contacts in just 90 minutes! Throughout the evening, you will move to seven different tables meeting new people at each. Here you will have the opportunity to share your two minute commercial with the group while also learning the benefit to forging relationships with others. At the close of the event, you are encouraged to stay for drinks, appetizers and additional networking opportunities. So get ready...swap!

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