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Each month we spotlight a WBC member followed by networking between small business owners. The member will share information about their business and the services and products they offer. Learn about what projects and programs the WBC has upcoming and how you can become a member of our growing small business network. This Month the Spotlight Member is Antoinette Worsham, Founder and CEO of Medical RevCycle Management and T1Diabetes Journey Inc.
Through our two-year, full-time Fellowship, we find people working on a plan to make the world better in a big way. Then we help them become impactful leaders by connecting them with the tools, resources, and communities they need to bring their ideas to life.
Ingenuity Cleveland is pleased to accept nominations for organizations and people making a difference in our community.
Ignite! Impact Awards honor budding entrepreneurs and creatives promoting social impact through creativity and the arts. Ignite! Impact Award Winners are typically people who are traditionally underrepresented in entrepreneurship, including women, minorities, and people of diverse backgrounds and/or abilities. Ignite! impact awards proactively help build equity in our creative and entrepreneurship communities.
Application Deadline: August 26, 2020 gBETA is a program of nationally ranked startup accelerator gener8tor. gBETA is a free, seven-week accelerator for early-stage companies with local roots. Each program is capped at five teams, and requires no fees and no equity.
Entrepreneurs who live or work in the city of Cleveland and its neighborhoods
Entrepreneurs outside of Cleveland who are currently impacting (in a significant way) the citizens of the city of Cleveland or will impact the city of Cleveland via job growth over the next 18-24 months.
Must have met with one of our business advisers to be considered; appointments to meet with an advisor must take place by August 3, 2020.
Ideal candidates are businesses generating more than $25,000 in annual revenue.
Amplifying voices in our community - especially those of color - is more important than ever, and the #VoicesofCLE public art initiative is a call to action for local artists and creators to inspire, communicate and represent through their medium. This effort is meant to provide a platform for freedom of expression and encourage healing while also sparking conversation and action, here and now, as we unite to move Cleveland forward.
Pitbull, worldwide entertainer and entrepreneur, is committed to helping Latino and Latina entrepreneurs keep their ventures alive during the COVID-19 shutdown.
"I know that being an entrepreneur is hard. I grew up in the streets and I know how real it is but I believe that we will win," said Armando Christian "Pitbull" Perez. "That's why we're not just here to talk about it. We're here to be about it."
Securing a grip on Instagram's algorithms is challenging because it's in a constant state of change. The algorithms are what determine whether or not your target audiences see your posts. Ways to beat the algorithm continue to saturate the Internet. But how do you know what works?
The birthplace of rock is just the third city to run a Backline program. The program is put on by Milwaukee-based gener8tor, which is also behind the gBETA small-business pre-accelerator startup programs.
In order to truly achieve sales success as an entrepreneur, you need to have a deliberate plan that will allow you to attract customers. In this video, I go over some of my tips for coming up with your own sales plan.
The Ohio RISE Survey is a statewide research initiative to understand the impact of COVID-19 on Black women business owners in the state of Ohio. ByThe Alliance of Black Businesswomen and Entrepreneurs of Ohio.
The Kent State community is banding together to provide the resources and research necessary to aid in the fight against coronavirus. Learn more about the ways our students and faculty are helping others.
Join the SBA Cleveland District Office, the IRS, and the U.S. Department of Labor to discuss Corona Virus Tax Relief for employers and business owners.
During this webinar, you'll learn about the Employee Retention Credit, and Paid Sick Leave, and Paid Child Care Leave. These programs offer a credit on employment taxes to business owners who participate.
Tuesday, June 23, 2020 Meghan Meeker, Director of Social Media and Engagement at Amp Strategy, will be sharing social media best practices for dealing with difficult things on social media, pesky trolls, and chatting and best practices for making great content.