Posts Tagged ‘small business resources’

Increase CDC’s Suite of Services Helping Businesses with Ideas, Loans & More

Increase CDC’s Suite of Services Helping Businesses with Ideas, Loans & More
Starting a business is no easy feat – entrepreneurs often need all the help they can get. Increase CDC offers a suite of services that range from helping the budding business owner find their best idea, to giving the established entrepreneur the tools they need to grow. From their location at 3433...
February 9th, 2016 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Michael Dalby Stepping Down as President & CEO of Columbus Chamber

Michael Dalby Stepping Down as President & CEO of Columbus Chamber
After the Columbus Chamber of Commerce’s annual meeting on February 11, 2016, current Chamber CEO and President Michael Dalby will resign. “I could not be more proud of my time at the Chamber, and of the staff and volunteers I’ve worked with,” Dalby said. “Together we’ve built a service...
December 10th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Small Business Concierge Service Proving Helpful for Business Owners

Small Business Concierge Service Proving Helpful for Business Owners
While Ryan Schick may be the city’s small business concierge, he says the success of his position so far wouldn’t be possible without the cooperation he’s received across the board. And, if the average of five business owners that contact him every day are any indication, they’re...
March 12th, 2015 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

City Council Creates Small Business Concierge Position

City Council Creates Small Business Concierge Position
When Councilmember A. Troy Miller and other city council members, along with 30 small businesses, met for a roundtable discussing opinions, insights and recommendations of small business, one thing was clear. Small businesses needed an advocate. In response, Ryan Schick has become the city’s small...
August 12th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

SCORE Providing Mentoring Resources for Entrepreneurs

SCORE Providing Mentoring Resources for Entrepreneurs
A facet of the Small Business Administration, SCORE provides support for new entrepreneurs to established businesses through their mentoring and other business development resources. SCORE’s free consultation services help businesses get started, help them grow and help them solve problems. “The...
July 18th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

How to Pool Resources with Other Small Businesses

How to Pool Resources with Other Small Businesses
As a small business owner, you know that your resources can be limited. Promoting your business takes time and money, sometimes more than you have to give. Here are three ways that you can work with other small businesses to pool your resources and help everyone succeed. 1. Don’t be scared to share...
July 3rd, 2014 | $traight Talk | Read More

Small Business Administration Reports Positive Outlook, Discusses Resources

Small Business Administration Reports Positive Outlook, Discusses Resources
Small businesses create two out of every three net new jobs in the U.S. economy and employ half of the private sector workforce. The Small Business Administration serves to develop and support these businesses that are vital to the economy and account for 900,000 of the businesses in Ohio. In Columbus,...
June 9th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More