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Apr

29

Thu

Future of Customers and Consumer Behavior (Webinar)

The pandemic has changed customer expectations and behaviors. Some of these changes may be temporary, while others may be here to stay. In this session, participants will learn more about broad trends in consumer behavior and will hear directly from business owners who are navigating these trends. Attendees will also have time to identify potential long-term changes in their industries and how they will need to adapt. Register Here Speaker(s): Gautham Vadakkepatt and Victoria Vergason A confirmation email with the… Find out more »

May

18

Tue

VIRTUAL Small Business Roundtable: What Changes Are You Anticipating in the Next 3 Months?

Facilitated by Ray Sidney-Smith, W3 Consulting. Time to look forward and prepare for what is ahead for your business. Learning from the past, what do you expect in the future? Share your expectations and predictions as we discuss what changes to anticipate for small business near the end of this summer. Register Here! Our Small Business Roundtables are an opportunity to meet with other small business owners in a facilitated discussion format. There is no charge. Register above for the Zoom… Find out more »

Jun

10

Thu

Digital Marketing and Technology for the Future (Webinar)

Technology is changing the way we interact and work, and the pandemic has highlighted the digital divide that impacts businesses and customers in all industries. What technologies has your business adopted that are serving you well? How have you stayed connected with your customers? What additional investments might be needed? Join this session to explore new ways to get in front of your target audience. Register Here. Speaker: Ray Sidney-Smith A confirmation email with the Zoom login information will be… Find out more »

Jun

15

Tue

VIRTUAL Small Business Roundtable: Optimize, Automate, Delegate

Facilitated by Ray Sidney-Smith, W3 Consulting. Are you doing everything yourself in your small business? Feeling overwhelmed? Join fellow small business owners as we discuss how to simplify some of your processes and delegate some of the work to others. Register Here! Our Small Business Roundtables are an opportunity to meet with other small business owners in a facilitated discussion format. There is no charge. Register above for the Zoom link. See you at the (virtual) Roundtable! Find out more »

Jun

23

Wed

Supply Chain Impacts and Considerations (Webinar)

Join Kathy O’Keefe and Chris Van Orden, along with the Alexandria SBDC and Virginia SBDC Network, in this session on the supply chain. For many, bare toilet paper shelves and “one per customer” restrictions on eggs in 2020 shone a spotlight on supply chains for the first time. Less visible were the disruptions in non-consumer sectors and the impacts on a variety of other businesses. Relatedly, there has been ongoing conversations about reshoring in the wake of the pandemic. What does all… Find out more »

Jul

16

Fri

eVA Registration (Bilingual Webinar)

Presenter: Chris Tran Ley, Business Service Manager, Virginia Department of Small Business & Supplier Diversity; Spanish translation by Cely Argueta, Alexandria SBDC Talking Points: This free workshop is designed to educate small, woman and/or minority business owners about opportunities to sell their goods and services to the Commonwealth of Virginia and many local governments. Each year the State buys goods and services totaling more than $8 billion – learn how your company can be a part of that! The workshop… Find out more »

Jul

16

Fri

eVA Registro (Webinar en linea)

Presentadora: Chris Tran Ley, Gerente de Servicios de Negocios, Departamento de Pequeñas Empresas y  Diversidad de Proveedores de Virginia;   Traducción en Español – Cely Argueta, Alexandria SBDC Puntos de La Presentación: Este taller gratuito está diseñado para educar a los propietarios de negocios pequeños, mujeres y / o minorías sobre las oportunidades para vender sus productos y servicios al Estado de Virginia y a muchos gobiernos locales. Cada año, el Estado de Virginia compra productos y servicios por un total… Find out more »

Jul

20

Tue

VIRTUAL Small Business Roundtable: What is Your Website Doing for You?

Facilitated by Ray Sidney-Smith, W3 Consulting. Most business owners know they need a website to be visible in today’s digital landscape. Websites are more important now more than ever. But, is your website simply sitting there doing nothing for you? If so, then our July Roundtable is for you! We’re going to be discussing all the things your website can be doing for you and your business. REGISTER HERE Our Small Business Roundtables are an opportunity to meet with other small… Find out more »

Jul

23

Fri

SWaM Certification (Webinar)

Presenter: Chris Tran Ley, Business Service Manager, Virginia Department of Small Business & Supplier Diversity; Spanish translation by Cely Argueta, Alexandria SBDC Talking Points: Are you a small, women-owned, or minority-owned business who wants to do business with the Commonwealth of Virginia? Small business owners who are looking to participate in Virginia’s specialized procurement and contracting opportunities are encouraged to become SWaM certified. The SWaM certification is a vehicle to promote economic growth of Virginia’s businesses.  In this webinar learn… Find out more »

Jul

23

Fri

Certificación SWaM (Webinar en linea)

Presentadora: Chris Tran Ley, Gerente de Servicios de Negocios, Departamento de Pequeñas Empresas y Diversidad de Proveedores de Virginia; Traducción en Español – Cely Argueta, Alexandria SBDC Puntos de La Presentación: ¿Es usted una empresa pequeña, propiedad de mujeres o propiedad de minorías que quiere hacer negocios con el Estado de Virginia? Animamos a los propietarios de pequeñas empresas que deseen participar en las oportunidades de contratación y adquisiciones especializadas de Virginia a obtener la certificación SWaM . La certificación SWaM es un vehículo para promover el crecimiento económico de las… Find out more »
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