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January 20, 2021
“Making Meaningful Connections During COVID-19,” a Livestream featuring Pure Michigan Business Connect (MEDC) Executive Director Bobby Chasnis and Great Lakes Women’s Business Council Executive Director Michelle Richards. Bobby and Michelle will discuss challenges businesses have faced during the pandemic and how the two organizations have partnered to provide support.
Catherine Koch
January 15, 2021
Learn about how Catherine (Cathy) Koch leaned on the WBENC network during the pandemic, and with support and resilience pivoted her business to overcome the economic turbulence.
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January 14, 2021
Executive Chef at Roma Cafe for four years, Chef Guy Pelino decided to revitalize the property and continue the tradition of Roma Cafe, and re-open as Amore da Roma.
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January 12, 2021
Overview • Tools to Support Your Business Internationally • Purposeful Leadership in a Period of Uncertainty • Financial Check-Up with Lawrence Jackson • Recognizing Bias in Our Personal & Virtual Interactions • SBA Webinar: PPP Update, Economic Injury, and Disaster Loans, and More • Follow Great Lakes WBC on Facebook!
WBE Canada
January 12, 2021
In this highly interactive, virtual program, WBENC partners with EOS Worldwide (the Entrepreneurial Operating System®) Professional and Certified EOS Implementers® to help WBEs achieve TRACTION in your business through self-implementing the Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS) described in the book Traction: Get a Grip on Your Business by Gino Wickman.
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December 17, 2020
MentorWe have assisted my business to grow in the right direction. I have so much more confidence and making crucial decisions for my business being a part of this program it is a safe place to grow and be vulnerable with other business owners as they lean their expertise and suggestions truly is priceless.
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December 16, 2020
Carol is past President of the National Association of Women Business Owners Greater Detroit Chapter and President of NAWBO/EXCEL a 501C3 that oversees three programs, NAWBO-U, GirlBiz and Athena PowerLinks,
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December 15, 2020
Felicia Harris established EverythingHR to provide cost-effective Human Resource products and services to businesses and organizations of all industries and sizes.
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October 27, 2020
You'll learn important handbook policies to adopt to ensure telework is a positive experience and cover agreement forms that clarify the nature of teleworking responsibilities.