In the spirit of Veterans Day, we've compiled some helpful resources for Veteran entrepreneurs. We realize that our existing and former servicemen and women may not be aware of all of the benefits available to them as both a Veteran and business owner. We encourage you to take a moment today to thank a Vet for their service and share these resources with any and all Veterans you know.
Find Out How Your Business Can Get On Mercer County's Bid List - Join Us November 6th This program will include current bidding opportunities, how to prepare a bid, what to expect during the bid process, what is requried once you have won the award, how to get paid, and more. There is no cost to attend this session. Read on for more information and register for FREE online.
We're Hosting Two FREE Roundtable Networking Events This Month with a Focus on Sales Are you struggling to differentiate your businesses' services against the competition? Hoping to close more sales, but not sure how to do so with your limited resources? Our November Breakthrough Executive Leadership roundtable sessions will demonstrate how you can successfully communicate your product's Unique Value Proposition and Unique Selling Proposition to potential buyers and close more sales. Click to find out more and register online.
November’s here and we have three opportunities for you to Meet the Experts this month. This month’s experts are Steve Klein – speaking on “Exit Planning,” Nathaniel Sims, speaking on “Veterans,” and Lorraine Allen, speaking on "Sales." Schedule one-on-one assistance from our experts by calling Kathy Anderson at 609-771-2947 to schedule your appointment. Click to read more in-depth descriptions of our experts' topics.
Register Now for the November 5 Women's Leadership Summit: Playbook for Today's Professional Women, featuring keynote speaker Selena Rezvani. Through interactive workshops and panel discussions in a supportive environment, you'll confidently practice communication skills and gain knowledge of owning your own advantage through fun guided networking games. Read on for more information about this annual event.
Featuring Networking Events, Site Visits: America's SBDC at TCNJ to Host Several TBW Events - Register Now! The 21st Annual Trenton Business Week offers a variety of programming throughout the week, with sessions on buying a franchise, social media setup and marketing, funding and grant sourcing, the state of the capital address featuring Trenton Mayor Eric Jackson, the Central NJ Business Expo, opportunities for networking and so much more! You have multiple opportunities to connect with America's SBDC at TCNJ at Trenton Business Week. Click to read about our events. We hope to see you there!
October's here and we have two new Meet the Expert opportunities for you. This month’s experts are Ira Weissman – speaking on “Lean Operations for Low Costs and Recover” and Jennifer Gardella, speaking on “Social Media.” Get one-on-one assistance from our experts by calling Kathy Anderson at 609-771-2947 to schedule your appointment. Click to see more detailed information about this month's experts.
As a result of its working relationship with the NJDEP and its concern and regard for a cleaner, safer, and healthier environment, the NJSBDC is expanding its services to include assisting with the New Jersey Sustainable Business Registry and Certification. Entrepreneurs now have access to NJSBDC consultants with specific expertise in pollution prevention and environmentally sustainable practices. The NJSBDC encourages you to find out more about the New Jersey Sustainable Business Registry and the significant impact it can have on your business' reputation and bottom line. Read on for complete details on the program.
Competition is fierce everywhere and networking is a critical factor in developing relationships that can lead to new customers. Today the emphasis may be on social media networking, but don’t ignore the value of face-to-face networking events. The personal relationships you develop with other Mercer County business owners help connect you to the community and help your business stand out. Read on for four huge benefits of taking the time to meet local business owners face-to-face.