We offer high-value, low and no-cost training and workshops to help your business succeed see below
for upcoming events.
Read about our Training and Workshops, and what some of our attendees thought about our business classes.
Master The Leadership Skills Needed To Keep Your Company Growing
We have all heard that it is not what you know but whom you know. Nonsense! It's all about how you are known. This brief, impactful training will teach you how to become an individual to whom people want to refer more business.
You will learn…
Consider attending if you are frustrated with the results of your current networking; uncomfortable networking but know you need to do it more; or have a new position and want to increase your pipeline. The better we all get at networking, the better all of our networking will be.
This workshop is designed to help existing and startup businesses
Business Power Tools – An overview for using LinkedIn, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to grow any business NOW
Whether you call it social media or social networking or web 2.0 or internet marketing, the question on every professional's mind is this: "Is social media a waste of time or an essential power tool for business in a post phonebook world?"
The simple answer is "yes".
Amid all of the distractions, LinkedIn, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter are emerging as essential tools for marketing your business. Join Terry Bean from Motor City Connect for this entertaining and educational seminar as he takes you through the tools and rules of social media. You'll learn what works, what to avoid and how to use LinkedIn, YouTube, Facebook and Twitter to grow your network, engage prospects and generate profit. Get ready to kick your internet marketing presence into gear.
This class is designed to use these tools for profit. We will cover:
Do you know the secret to getting a business loan? Attend this free Financing Roundtable and find out how banks look at your application, what you can do to improve your chances for a loan and how Small Business Administration loan guarantee programs can help you get the financing you need.
This session is best suited to those who have good credit, a solid business idea and some money to invest in their business.
NOTE: The SBA does not provide loan guarantees to real estate investment firms, including purchasing and rehabbing houses for resale and this type of financing will not be discussed.
Start-Up Thursdays small
counseling is available every Thursday. We provide direction
launching a business but don't know where to begin. These are confidential, one-on-one
sessions with our business counselors.