Posts Tagged ‘Columbus Chamber of Commerce’

cbuzz Episode: 02 Mikey Sorboro of Late Night Slice

cbuzz Episode: 02 Mikey Sorboro of Late Night Slice
What do pedicabs, pizzas, bars and diapers all have in common? They are all entrepreneurial ventures of Mikey Sorboro who has been putting the Mikey in Mikey’s Late Night Slice for nearly six years. Sorboro’s Columbus pizza empire now includes three trucks, seven locations and soon, a full-service...
July 13th, 2015 | cbuzz Podcast | Read More

Don’t forget about YP2s: Why You Should Consider Hiring Young Professional Parents

Don’t forget about YP2s: Why You Should Consider Hiring Young Professional Parents
It seems almost daily we see companies, city leaders and economic developers talk about the importance of attracting and retaining Young Professionals, also known as YPs. These organizations are trying to figure out ways to retain the YPs. Economic developers plan more shopping destinations and dining...
July 9th, 2015 | Chamber Connection | Read More

cbuzz Episode 01: Joe Deloss, Head Fryer of Hot Chicken Takeover

cbuzz Episode 01: Joe Deloss, Head Fryer of Hot Chicken Takeover
Which came first, the chicken or the egg? In the case of Hot Chicken Takeover, the chicken didn’t come first, the business model did. “I’m new to the chicken game, but I’ve been involved in this idea of integrating workforce development into a job environment, into a for-profit...
June 15th, 2015 | cbuzz Podcast | Read More

Networking Do’s and Don’ts

Networking Do’s and Don’ts
You know the saying – “It’s not what you know, but who you know.” Building a strong network is vital to your success. And, I’d like to note that a strong network of 800 friends on Facebook doesn’t count when it comes to business. A firm handshake and an in-person conversation still dominate...
June 11th, 2015 | Chamber Connection | Read More

Columbus Chamber & CD102.5 Partner for cbuzz Podcast

Columbus Chamber & CD102.5 Partner for cbuzz Podcast
Business-themed podcast cbuzz is set to debut on CD102.5’s airways this Sunday, June 14. The Columbus Chamber and the radio station partnered on the first business-centric podcast in the area. The podcasts will highlight the success stories of local business owners and entrepreneurs and the love...
June 10th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Idea to Implementation: Launching Your Small Business Idea

Idea to Implementation: Launching Your Small Business Idea
Somers L. Martin I meet with entrepreneurs and aspiring small business owners on a regular basis and one of the questions I receive from time to time is, “I have this great idea. How do I get started?” My quick answer to that is to tell the individual to first determine if the idea is a sustainable...
March 13th, 2015 | Chamber Connection | Read More

3 Tips to Poise Your Small Business for Growth

3 Tips to Poise Your Small Business for Growth
John Vandersall Once your business begins to thrive, it’s not uncommon to set your sights beyond the horizon and start thinking about growth. A common stumbling block for small businesses is they only think about going from “small” to “large” and while that is a quick and easy upgrade at the...
January 9th, 2015 | Chamber Connection | Read More

Timely Tips: Chamber Provides Resources So Entrepreneurs Can Be In the Know on Election Day

Timely Tips: Chamber Provides Resources So Entrepreneurs Can Be In the Know on Election Day
As an entrepreneur, you’re focused on your business, but public policy can drastically affect your ability to grow. Don’t have time to keep tabs on what’s happening in the halls of government? That’s OK…we do. The Columbus Chamber wants to make sure you are well informed when you go to the...
October 28th, 2014 | Chamber Connection, News | Read More