BizConCLE Spotlight: Make It Happen Before It Happens to You

In advance of his keynote presentation at this year’s BizConCLE on Oct. 12, GCP sat down with early investor in companies such as Netflix and Facebook Mark Thompson to get his thoughts on the best way for companies to raise capital, what the next business “disruptor” will be, and more. Click here to read the full interview. Due to the generous support from BizConCLE sponsors Medical Mutual, 1-888-OhioComp, Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses and VSP, the Greater Cleveland Partnership is able to offer members of partner Chambers a discount on the cost of registration. Use BIZCON17 to register for the convention at the $45 special rate.


 

Federal Overtime Rule Invalidated: What It Means for Your Business

The Justice Department recently invalidated a previously proposed overtime rule by announcing it would not appeal a court decision that said the federal government overreached its authority when it expanded the number of people covered by the rule. Learn what this development might mean for your business.


  

Facebook Marketing: 5 Ways to Optimize Your Ad Campaign

Marketing success on Facebook isn’t all about the number of likes your business is getting. It’s about reaching the people who want to buy from you.


Get a Glimpse of Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

If you had the ability to gain the resources you need to grow your business—for free—would you take advantage of it? If you meet the qualifications listed below, you can (and should!) Come take a peek at how the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program can set you apart by not only growing your business, but also cultivating growth in you as a business owner. Register for “A Glimpse Inside the 10,000 Small Businesses Program” event on Wednesday, September 27, which is being held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Advanced Technology Training Center, Room 139/141, 3409 Woodland Ave. in Cleveland. This event will show you how the Goldman Sach's 10,000 Small Businesses program can set you apart by not only growing your business, but also cultivating growth in you as a business owner. You will learn about the program, meet lead faculty member Larry Polena and engage with a panel of local small business owners who graduated from the program. Lunch will be provided. Space is limited to the first 50 registrants, so don't wait, register today! For more information, contact Marisa Vittoria at 10ksb@tri-c.edu or via phone at 216-987-3220. The deadline to apply for the next Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses cohort is October 16, 2017. Secure your spot today!