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Whether you want to learn a new skill, improve on an existing one, or just meet some amazing people, there are plenty of events to choose from in Dayton’s startup community.
Monthly morning pitch event that connects startups with the things they need most, such as mentors, first customers, key employees, and money.
Annual 5-day celebration of all things entrepreneurial in the Dayton region where new and seasoned business owners can learn and grow together.
The Course for Presidents® sets you on the pathway to the next best version of your business. You’ll join forces with your Aileron partners and get an introduction to Aileron’s Professional Management System. Through two days of interactive learning with peers and one-on-one time with a Business Advisor, you’ll develop a plan for where you want your business to be. This is where you take possible and make it certain. Schedule: June 2nd, 2020 8am-5pm June 3rd, 2020 8am-5pmFind out more »
Topic: Business Start-Up We designed this seminar for work-at-home or stay-at-home moms and dads who want to learn how to start their own business and avoid the typical multi-level marketing programs that are so often pitched to them. You'll walk away with a killer list of criteria to check your ideas against, so that whatever business you create will be a blessing and not a burden to you and your family. We'll also share some of our favorite ideas for…Find out more »
Topic: Marketing Planning We will help you understand some of the best practices, how to set up some immediate options to help prepare your business for the post Covid era. Speaker(s): LeKeisha Grant Certified Business Advisor, The Miami Valley Small Business Development Center This is a webinar only. You will receive an email with log in and any password information early in the day of the seminar. Fee: No CostFind out more »
Topic: Cash Flow Analysis & Management Has your business lost clients during the crisis? Is there more economic pressure to reduce prices? Do you need to move the delivery of your services to a remote platform? Do customers want some of what you offer, but not the whole package? Join us to discuss how to find new revenue opportunities in your existing business, develop short/mid/long term revenue and build a solid platform for future growth. Speaker(s): Kimberly Woodbury Director The…Find out more »
Topic: Other Join us to learn how to manage work and life tasks more effectively using Google tools. Whether you want to build a budget, create a meeting agenda, or organize your priorities, these best practices will boost your productivity. The key takeaways from the presentation will be how to: *Use templates in Google Sheets to build a personalized to-do list *Use templates in Google Docs to create a meeting agenda Speaker(s): Petia Abdur-Razzaaq, Digital Marketing Strategist and Principal, The…Find out more »
Topic: Financial Analysis Learn the basics of financial management. A pre requisite is attendance in the Record keeping for the Small Business Seminar. We'll discuss financial statements, balance sheets, operating statements, cash flow and other important financial management tools. Speaker(s): Adrienne Heard, MBA, Certified Business Advisor, Founder Heard Management This is a webinar only. You will be emailed the log in and any required password information the day of the seminar. We use the Zoom platform for our events. …Find out more »
You’re an integral member of the senior leadership team, poised to take your company to the next level. Your challenge is to partner effectively with your CEO, translating vision and strategy into action while keeping the folks on the front lines inspired and engaged. If you’re ready to make it happen, Aileron wants to help you succeed. Schedule June 16 8:00 am-5:00 pm June 17 8:00 am-5:00 pmFind out more »
Topic: Inventory Control It has become such a hot topic even your grandmother knows what a Supply Chain is! We have seen so much disruption in 2020 - and even before that. This program will focus on international supply chain challenges and what your company can do to take the kinks out of your Supply Chain. We will focus on: 1 - Logistics (air, ocean, land and warehousing) - decide how to ship 2 - Supplier Management - how to…Find out more »
Topic: Marketing Planning We will be exploring the Shopify platform and how you can use it to enhance your business model. Ecommerce has become an even more significant growing force in the face of COVID-19 and the way we are transitioning to meet safety recommendations. We will be sharing and educating on some of the new features being added to the platform. We will explore the new Facebook/ Instagram shop additions as well as the newly released automatic conversions, local…Find out more »
Topic: Business Start-Up The New Business Information Session is a three hour, free seminar that will answer your questions about starting, buying, or expanding a small business. This is a required first step for for further engagement with us for those who are not already in business. Presentation will consist of an overview of issues related to starting and operating a business such as business and financial planning, market demand and financing. Speaker(s): Certified Business Adviser Co-Sponsor(s): The Entrepreneurs CenterFind out more »