Sep
    22
    Tue
    National Small Business Week
    Sep 22 @ 1:00 pm – Sep 24 @ 4:00 pm
    National Small Business Week

    NATIONAL SMALL BUSINESS WEEK

    3-Day Virtual Conference, hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration

    For more than 50 years, the U.S. Small Business Administration has celebrated National Small Business Week (NSBW), which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners. This year is one unlike the half-century that has come before.

    We are facing unique challenges together. However, American small businesses continue to play a central role in building a strong country, prepared for any obstacles in the future.

    Register Here

    Sep
    30
    Wed
    Return to Work: Health & Safety Issues Webinar
    Sep 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

    RETURN TO WORK: HEALTH & SAFETY ISSUES WEBINAR

    with Mitchel Rosen, Ph.D., Rutgers School of Public Health, Center for Public Health Workforce Development (CPHWD)

    This webinar will focus on how small businesses can protect their workplaces, employees and customers against potential health and safety threats, including the prevention of the transmission of COVID-19 and other communicable diseases. The main part of the training will address key issues that small businesses must address before opening their business.

    Register Here

    Oct
    28
    Wed
    Return to Work: Mental Health & Safety Issues Webinar
    Oct 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
    Return to Work: Mental Health & Safety Issues Webinar

    RETURN TO WORK: MENTAL HEALTH & RESILIENCY WEBINAR

    with Mitchel Rosen, Ph.D., Rutgers School of Public Health, Center for Public Health Workforce Development (CPHWD)

    This webinar will provide information about continuing to incorporate safety and health concerns for workers and customers in their core business operations. The focus will be on mental health and resiliency.

    This webinar will cover the following topics:

    • Managing our reactions to COVID19
    • Helping each other
    • Support for families
    • Mental health and resiliency resources

    Register Here

    Credit Management: Techniques to Establish Business Credit Webinar
    Oct 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
    Credit Management: Techniques to Establish Business Credit Webinar

    CREDIT MANAGEMENT: TECHNIQUES TO ESTABLISH BUSINESS CREDIT WEBINAR

    with Carmen L. Morris of Business Mastery Consulting Service.

    Establishing business credit is not as hard as you think. There are simple ways to get started in getting your business to stand on its own when it comes to credit. The fact is that many business loans are denied due to the lack of business credit. Join us and learn about:

    • How May Covid-19 Impact Your Credit
    • CoronaVirus and Your Finances
    • What Exactly Is a FICO Score
    • What Makes up Your Credit Score
    • Variables of Credit & How it Affects You
    • Credit Utilization
    • The law Is On Your Side
    • Dealing With Collection Agencies
    • Data Miners and Other Third Party Agencies
    • Process of Credit Freeze
    • What is Business Credit
    • Steps to Establishing Business Credit
    • Major Business Credit Agencies
    • Working W/Vendors to Establish Credit

    Register Here

    Oct
    29
    Thu
    Cybersecurity Overview for B2C Businesses Webinar
    Oct 29 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
    Cybersecurity Overview for B2C Businesses Webinar

    CYBERSECURITY OVERVIEW FOR B2C BUSINESSES WEBINAR

    with Michelle Schaap, Member, Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC.

    This Cybersecurity webinar will go beyond intrusion detection and reactive remediation. It will provide insight on how to implement cost-effective measures designed to prevent cyber criminals from compromising the integrity of business-critical assets and information on a daily basis. It also covers written policies and procedures to develop, maintain and enforce both internally and publicly on the business’ website. Topics will also include federal and state laws that impact business operations and the business data typically collected and stored. Finally, this webinar will cover contractual obligations that clients may impose, and what business owners should expect and seek from vendors.

    Register Here

    Nov
    5
    Thu
    Business Continuity Planning 101 Webinar
    Nov 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
    Business Continuity Planning 101 Webinar

    BUSINESS CONTINUITY PLANNING 101 WEBINAR

    with Arash Azadegan, PhD, Associate Professor at Rutgers Business School and the Director of Supply Chain Disruption Research Laboratory.

    This webinar will focus on the ability of a firm to quickly adapt to situations after a disruption while simultaneously maintaining other important aspects of their business, particularly the safety of their employees. The topics to be covered include:

    • Developing a continuity strategy for the short and long term
    • Identifying risks and developing a business impact analysis for resiliency enhancement
    • Auditing, maintaining, and exercising the business continuity and resiliency plans.
    • Testing your business continuity and crisis management plans

    Register Here

    Nov
    6
    Fri
    Creating an Exceptional Customer Experience Webinar Part 1 of 3
    Nov 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

    CREATING AN EXCEPTIONAL CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE WEBINAR PART 1 OF 3

    with Tim Peter, Rutgers Business School Executive Education.

    As Part 1 of this webinar series, this webinar will focus on how small businesses can develop and execute continuity of customer service practices to sustain business activities during periods of interrupted business service. This is a comprehensive, hands-on series that will provide an action plan for your business.

    There will be 3 parts to this webinar series for a total of 7 hours.

    Register Here

    Nov
    11
    Wed
    Protecting your Intellectual Property Webinar
    Nov 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

    PROTECTING YOUR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY WEBINAR

    with Michael Malyar, Esq.

    This webinar will focus on how to protect small business intellectual property. Existing businesses would benefit from a review of intellectual property protections as they update their original or new business plans (which may not already address trademarks for example) and new businesses would certainly need guidance on intellectual property so that they are properly protected (with patents for example).

    Webinar topics will include:

    • An overview of Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights, and Trade Secrets
    • The protection and monetization aspects of each
    • The major differences between them
    • The subcategories of each
    • Consideration in the development of a trademark
    • Research on existing trademarks
    • Considerations in preparing a patent application
    • Research on existing patents
    • Examples, cases, and opinions

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    Nov
    13
    Fri
    Creating an Exceptional Customer Experience Webinar Part 2 of 3
    Nov 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

    CREATING AN EXCEPTIONAL CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE WEBINAR PART 2 OF 3

    with Tim Peter, Rutgers Business School Executive Education.

    As Part 2 of this webinar series, this webinar will focus on how small businesses can develop and execute continuity of customer service practices to sustain business activities during periods of interrupted business service. This is a comprehensive, hands-on series that will provide an action plan for your business.

    There will be 3 parts to this webinar series for a total of 7 hours.

    Register Here

    Nov
    16
    Mon
    Return to Work: Health & Safety Issues Webinar
    Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

    RETURN TO WORK: HEALTH & SAFETY ISSUES WEBINAR

    with Mitchel Rosen, Ph.D., Rutgers School of Public Health, Center for Public Health Workforce Development (CPHWD)

    This webinar will focus on how small businesses can protect their workplaces, employees and customers against potential health and safety threats, including the prevention of the transmission of COVID-19 and other communicable diseases. The main part of the training will address key issues that small businesses must address before opening their business. Small businesses should develop a COVID-19 Return to Work plan that addresses a range of issues. These include:

    • COVID-19 Exposure Control Plan
    • Measures to Maintain Social Distancing
    • Engineering Controls
    • Work Practices
    • Enhanced Cleaning and Disinfection
    • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Respiratory Protection
    • Sick Leave, Symptom Screening, and Employee Health
    • Exposures and Case Reporting
    • Measures to Protect Employee Mental Health and Physical Well-Being

    Register Here

    Nov
    18
    Wed
    Return to Work: Health & Safety Issues Webinar
    Nov 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

    RETURN TO WORK: HEALTH & SAFETY ISSUES WEBINAR

    with Mitchel Rosen, Ph.D., Rutgers School of Public Health, Center for Public Health Workforce Development (CPHWD)

    This webinar will focus on how small businesses can protect their workplaces, employees and customers against potential health and safety threats, including the prevention of the transmission of COVID-19 and other communicable diseases. The main part of the training will address key issues that small businesses must address before opening their business. Small businesses should develop a COVID-19 Return to Work plan that addresses a range of issues. These include:

    • COVID-19 Exposure Control Plan
    • Measures to Maintain Social Distancing
    • Engineering Controls
    • Work Practices
    • Enhanced Cleaning and Disinfection
    • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Respiratory Protection
    • Sick Leave, Symptom Screening, and Employee Health
    • Exposures and Case Reporting
    • Measures to Protect Employee Mental Health and Physical Well-Being

    Register Here

    Nov
    19
    Thu
    Business Continuity Planning 101 Webinar
    Nov 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

    BUSINESS CONTINUITY PLANNING 101 WEBINAR

    with Arash Azadegan, PhD, Associate Professor at Rutgers Business School and the Director of Supply Chain Disruption Research Laboratory.

    This webinar will focus on the ability of a firm to quickly adapt to situations after a disruption while simultaneously maintaining other important aspects of their business, particularly the safety of their employees. The topics to be covered include:

    • Developing a continuity strategy for the short and long term
    • Identifying risks and developing a business impact analysis for resiliency enhancement
    • Auditing, maintaining, and exercising the business continuity and resiliency plans.
    • Testing your business continuity and crisis management plans

    Register Here

    Nov
    20
    Fri
    Creating an Exceptional Customer Experience Webinar Part 3 of 3
    Nov 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

    CREATING AN EXCEPTIONAL CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE WEBINAR PART 3 OF 3

    with Tim Peter, Rutgers Business School Executive Education.

    As Part 3 of this webinar series, this webinar will focus on how small businesses can develop and execute continuity of customer service practices to sustain business activities during periods of interrupted business service. This is a comprehensive, hands-on series that will provide an action plan for your business.

    There will be 3 parts to this webinar series for a total of 7 hours.

    Register Here

    Nov
    24
    Tue
    Credit Restoration: How to Sustain It Webinar
    Nov 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

    CREDIT RESTORATION: HOW TO SUSTAIN IT WEBINAR

    with Herb Caesar, President of CED Solutions, LLC.

    This webinar will provide participants with the tools and skills to properly interpret their personal and business credit reports. It will address why creditworthiness will be a major factor based on post-Covid-19 issues. The material cover how business credit scores are calculated, factors that can improve them or build back its profile and how it will quality of life.

    Attendees will also learn budget and cash flow analysis strategies to enhance one’s capacity and credit profiles.

    Register Here

    Dec
    2
    Wed
    Cybersecurity Overview for B2B Businesses Webinar
    Dec 2 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

    CYBERSECURITY OVERVIEW FOR B2B BUSINESSES WEBINAR

    with Michelle Schaap, Member, Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC

    This Cybersecurity webinar will go beyond intrusion detection and reactive remediation. It will provide insight on how to implement cost-effective measures designed to prevent cyber criminals from compromising the integrity of business-critical assets and information on a daily basis. It also covers written policies and procedures to develop, maintain and enforce both internally and publicly on the business’ website. Topics will also include federal and state laws that impact business operations and the business data typically collected and stored. Finally, this webinar will cover contractual obligations that clients may impose, and what business owners should expect and seek from vendors.

    Register Here