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Your First Step Toward Business Growth: SWOT Analysis

Why should you perform a SWOT analysis regularly? This planning technique can help you identify what your business is doing well and what it needs to improve. Read more

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4 Secrets to Grow Your Business Independent of Your Role

This webinar shares simple and easy steps to reduce your business's reliance on your personal production and get you the time back needed to grow your company. Read more

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Strategically and Successfully Grow Your Small Business

This session will provide you with key aspects you should consider that will assure you have everything covered as you develop a plan for growth. Read more

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Our Regional Partners

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Ask Your Customers for Feedback…And Be Sure to Listen

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Have you ever seen those signs on the back of tractor-trailers, giving motorists a number to call to comment on the quality of the operator’s driving? A small business should... Read more
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Checklist for Starting a For Profit Business in Southwest Michigan

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This document walks you through the steps for starting a for profit business in Southwest Michigan. It includes URLs for the various websites you will want to visit. While a few... Read more
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Social Selling Success

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May 10, 2022,

Social media has increasingly become a more important channel for retail sales, so it’s even more an imperative to make social commerce a part of your sales strategy.

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Your Next Level Business - How to Build a Foundation that Lasts

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May 3, 2022, 2:30pm EDT

The entrepreneurial journey is a difficult one. In this presentation you will learn how to sustain business growth and find new opportunities. Read more

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Economic & Small Business Outlook - The Times They are A-Changing

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May 3, 2022, 11:00am EDT

This webinar will shed light on the economic health of the U.S and the small business sector and how it will shape the small business landscape. Read more

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Racing to a Net-Zero Future

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April 26, 2022,

Last week we celebrated Earth Day, reminding us of the fragility of the environment.

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How to Create a Product Pitch That Sells

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April 18, 2022, 1:00pm EDT

In this free live webinar, we will help you master the art of persuasion and learn how to pitch your product or business to potential investors. Read more

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11 Ways to Grow a Business Through Volunteer Work

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April 14, 2022,

From building camaraderie to inspiring word-of-mouth referrals, there are several ways that volunteering can help grow your business. 

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8 Resources To Help AAPI Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

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March 30, 2022,

From joining the Asian Professional Exchange to finding a mentor, there are several resources to help AAPI small businesses.

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