Mon, 14 March 2016
From introducing a new product to entering a new market, a comprehensive approach to market research can help reduce the risks involved in growing your business.
On Tuesday, March 8, JumpStart's Market Research Analyst, Jaclyn Sommers, hosted an informative seminar on how to validate product and target market assumptions across varied industries and technologies, and the importance of market research for startups and small businesses.
Sponsored by Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses initiative in partnership with Cuyahoga Community College.
Tue, 23 February 2016
In this presentation, Joe Pulizzi, author of the new book Content Inc., details how many of today's most successful businesses started, and how they have become some of the fastest growing businesses on the planet. Better yet, the presentation breaks down what you can learn from these companies, and how you can use these strategies to grow your business.
Direct download: Pulizzi-Final.mp3
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Thu, 4 February 2016
On Tuesday, January 19, Citizens Bank and Growth Opportunity Partners hosted a discussion with Dr. Ken Mayland on economic forcasting in 2016.
Dr. Mayland discussed the data and trends related to job growth, impact of a rising interest rate environment, GDP growth and general economic trends, and how the changing economy could influence the financial strategy for your business this year.