How to Win the Talent War
Learn how small businesses can develop processes and systems to identify, recruit and retain the best employees and management team. What are the tools and techniques for success? John Liacone, Managing Director of the Overture Group will share insights into recruiting a world class management team. Salo Doko, EVP & Chief Client Officer of Tandem HR, a leading professional employment organization (PEO), will describe how PEO’s help small businesses achieve excellence. Moderated by SBCoE Executive Director Heather Hawes.
Startup Shootout Contest
The first annual Startup Shootout Contest™ is a live event with 3 finalist entrepreneurs presenting their investor pitch decks to a blue ribbon panel of judges who will critique the presentations and business models, and select a single winner at the live event that is recognized as the SBCoE Startup of the Year™. Startups can submit investor presentations by October 1, 2017 to SBCoE. Judges include Ted Weitzel, VP Finance & Operations at G2 Crowd (and other successful tech startups), and Lindy Antonelli, Partner with Armanino, a top CPA and technology firm serving many of the worlds largest and most successful startups. Moderated by SBCoE Executive Director Heather Hawes. Other Judges to be announced. Registration to be posted by September 1.
2018 Small Business Outlook
SBCoE Executive Director Heather Hawes will share the results of our national outlook and trends survey. Call for panelists (please use SBCoE contact form). Registration to be posted by November 1.