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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.
Techstars Startup Week Dayton is a free, annual, week-long, entrepreneur-led, volunteer-run, community-focused conference brings together the region’s thinkers, dreamers, doers, makers, entrepreneurs and small business owners — this year in a virtual setting. All experiences are welcome — whether a seasoned entrepreneur or new to the community, there is space to jump in. Monday & Tuesday will feature inspirational stories and how-to talks from founders offering advice that applies across industry lines. Monday will wrap up with a virtual social event…Find out more »
Topic: Buy/Sell Business Join us for an informative webinar that covers the concerns, options. and financial choices post-sale. Our expert panel will present information you will need to make the right decisions. There will be an opportunity to ask our experts specific questions. Speaker(s): Kate Vriner, Sunbelt Business Advisors Rachel Meketon, Co-op Dayton Alisha Weiss' Edward Jones Mark Lankford, Certified Business Advisor, the Miami Valley SBDC This is a webinar. We use the Zoom platform for our webinars. You will…Find out more »
A day to get introduced to professional management, a systematic way to run and grow a successful business.Find out more »
Leading your team in a virtual space presents new challenges and opportunities. This 90-minute webinar with Sharp Leadership Development will guide you through the core leadership principals in a virtual environment. Attendees will learn: The basics of virtual leadership and virtual tools How to conduct performance evaluations in a virtual environment Methods for day to day coaching virtually How to successfully conduct a corrective action counseling session virtually Session facilitated by Glenn Sharp, President & CEO of Sharp Leadership Development.…Find out more »
Topic: Business Planning COVID-19 has given a hit to the restaurant industry; according to IBIS World, revenues for both single location full service restaurants and fast food restaurants are expected to decline in 2020. Join restaurant expert and SBDC consultant, Jonathan Kouse to discuss ways to overcome challenges in order to survive and thrive. Jonathan will discuss current trends, how to use data to inform your menu and operations choices and keys to digital ordering and marketing. There will be…Find out more »
Topic: Accounting/Budget/Inventory Setup The Recordkeeping for a Small Business workshop provides an overview of record keeping and is designed to help participants understand how record keeping can benefit their small business. Come learn the ways businesses keep vital records of their activities and track their day-to-day transactions in traditional accounting. Understand the structure, content, and application of a variety of record keeping forms and accounting methods. We’ll explore the differences and connections between record keeping, accounting, and financial management and…Find out more »
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: October 6th, 2020 8am-5pm October 7th, 2020 8am-5pmFind out more »
Topic: Marketing Planning We're assembling a crack team of local podcasters to build a podcasting studio at the SBDC so that they can walk you through the ins and outs of starting up and managing a successful podcast that highlights you and your brand. You can expect hands-on demonstrations on how to set up your gear, record an episode, edit your tracks, publish your podcast, and promote it to an ever-widening audience. Podcasting isn't going away anytime soon. In fact,…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 »
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 Center…Find out more »