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May 2019

Cyber Security Threats and Best Practices Forum

May 9 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Detroit Marriott – Troy, 200 W Big Beaver Rd
Troy, MI 48084 United States
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Free

Join us for an afternoon of learning about cyber security’s top threats, trends and best practices. You’ll hear from industry experts and discover how we can help mitigate cyber risk through proactive detection and response, among other solutions. There will be a panel discussion at the end that you won’t want to miss, followed by a cocktail reception. Agenda: 1:00 p.m. – Registration 1:30 p.m. – Welcome and Presentations 3:30 p.m. – Panel Discussion: Rehmann (Jessica Dore, Jim Carpp, John…

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Writing a Business Plan: Your Roadmap to Success

May 15 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Small Business Development Center – Lansing, 309 N Washington Square
Lansing, MI 48933 United States
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Free

This seminar covers business planning in detail for those individuals who want to increase their chances for a successful new business launch. Specifics of marketing, finance, legal, regulatory issues, operations, market research planning and management are covered. The first steps for creating a business plan draft will be included along with live examples of effective business plans.

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Harvest the Opportunities

May 15 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Justin S. Morrill Hall of Agriculture (MSU), 446 W. Circle Drive
East Lansing, MI 48824 United States
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Free

Opportunities in the Agriculture Business abound. It's time to take advantage of the resources available to you. Preparedness and defense are critical to our food and agriculture sectors and to sustaining and growing rural america. That is why USDA is looking to military veterans to fill roles that keep America's food supply safe and secure, preserve and strengthen rural communities.

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Google Seminar: Succeeding in a Micro-Moment World

May 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Small Business Development Center – Lansing, 309 N Washington Square
Lansing, MI 48933 United States
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Free

How can your businesses tap into the connection that binds us all: MOBILE! Come and learn how to utilize Google Analytics for mobile platforms for your business success.

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The Critical Things You Must Know Before Starting a Business

May 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Howell Library, 314 West Grand River
Howell, MI 48843 United States
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Free

This seminar is designed for those thinking about starting a new business or are in early stages of business planning or operations. Topics covered include: - business plans - legal structures - marketing - financing

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Be the Boss Small Business Workship

May 16 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Northwest Activity Centrer, 18100 Myers Road
Detroit, MI 48235 United States
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Free

Operation Hope and the Small Business Administration presents a free Small Business Development workshop. At this event we will discuss: • Advantages and Disadvantages of Business Ownership • Questions to Consider When Deciding on Starting a Business • Checklist to Get Your Business Started • Business Entities • Components of a Business Plan • Access to Capital

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Financial Management

May 16 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Schoolcraft College, 18600 Haggerty Road
Livonia, MI 48152 United States
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$45

Become familiar with the basics of financial management. Topics covered include: how to apply the information from key financial statements to help you manage your business; accounting language, including debits and credits; preparation of the balance sheet and profit and loss statement; cash flow analysis; and break even with specific small business examples.

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Small Business Resource Summit

May 16 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Double Tree – Fort Shelby, 525 W. Lafayette Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48226 United States
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Free

Program Overview: Come and learn about the resources available to you to grow your small business or start a new business. Here from a panel of successful business owners that will share their story and discuss how the available small business resources have helped them along the way: Welcome from Commissioner Willie Burton - Commissioner Burton has hosted 6 Small Business Summits since 2016. He is focused on fighting crime in Detroit. He he believes that growing jobs, and strengthening…

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Environmental Issues Forum

May 21 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, 600 S. Walnut
Lansing, MI 48933 United States
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$270 – $295

Now in its 19th year, this is a popular, comprehensive update on the most current developments in the environmental arena with leading expert attorneys, government officials, and top consultants. Agenda: Welcome and Opening Comments Charlie Denton, Barnes & Thornburg LLP Chamber Legislative Agenda/Priorities Jason Geer, Director of Energy & Environmental Policy, Michigan Chamber of Commerce MDEQ Priorities and Updates MDEQ Director Liesl Eichler Clark (confirmed) PFAS Emerging Contaminants: MDEQ and U.S. EPA Regulatory Updates No Stricter than Federal EH&S Applicability…

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Fundamentals of Supervision

May 23 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Walsh College, 41500 Gardenbrook Rd
Novi, MI 48375 United States
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$270 – $295

Let Michigan Chamber Services lend you a hand in this proven training program, so all supervisors and managers can get the core skills needed to be better and more effective. What You Will Learn:  Core roles of a supervisor and manager. Techniques to monitor and develop the skills and productivity of staff. Importance of following up and holding individuals accountable. Expert Presenter:  Jodi Schafer, Owner of Human Resource Management Services, LLC, is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR,…

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