Are you tired of building a killer business only to be undercut by Amazon? Are you sick of Wal-Mart squeezing you out of the marketplace because your wholesale price is too high? Is your product better than the leading competitor but relatively invisible?
While it may seem impossible to compete with the big guys, there are many success stories of startups beating out the behemoths. Their secret? CONTINUE READING…
MANCHESTER — Businesses looking to attract workers or retain the ones they have can learn about several workforce development efforts March 29.
“We’re looking for people within organizations in the greater Manchester area that have a workforce responsibility in their organization to come and learn more about a variety of programs that offer different ways to attract and possibly do employee retraining,” said Matt Cookson, who through his company, Cookson Strategies, is providing marketing assistance.
The Connecting Workforce Resources Spring Tour makes its first stop at Manchester Community College, in the multipurpose room, from 1 to 3 p.m. Continue reading…
Every successful business has a culture focused on seeking better solutions to inevitable problems.
Wake up. It’s 3 a.m. I’m in a cold sweat. I can’t sleep. I know I brought this on myself, so I only have myself to blame. This is the life of a founder who just bet his company on a risky effort to reinvent its core product.
March 27, 2018, 6:00pm: SCORE can show you the ropes to get started on owning a successful business: from your concept to your customers to your cash flow, we’ve got you covered in this workshop. The workshop will be held at Cross Insurance, 1100 Elm Street, Manchester. Click here for more information.
Feb. 24: Every small business owner needs to understand basic financial fundamentals: from cash flow to the principle statements used to review and analyze your profitability. If you’ve been wondering what your numbers mean, this workshop is for you! Click here for more information.
Feb. 8: How will your customers find out about you? We’ll talk about your products and services, how to identify your ideal customer, and what options are available to you to let your customers know about your business. We’ll look at how to build awareness, loyalty, and more. If you’ve been wondering how to attract more customers, this workshop’s for you! The workshop will be held in Concord. Click here for more information.
The NH Job Training Fund is a $1M matching grant program to enhance worker skills and improve NH’s economic development. Click to learn how to take advantage of this resource.
When: Saturday, Nov. 18 at 9:30 a.m.
Where: Rivier University, Sylvia Trottier Hall, Room 230, Clement Street, Nashua, NH, 03060
What: Every small business owner needs to understand basic financial fundamentals: from cash flow to the principle statements used to review and analyze your profitability. If you’ve been wondering what your numbers mean, SCORE Mentors Geoff Geoffrion and Dick VerEecke will review with you the terminology and functions you need to know.
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From the SBA: This self-paced training exercise is an introduction to customer service and how it impacts your business. Topics include: Defining what good customer service is, implementing good customer service, and how to improve customer service. Click here.
From the SBA: This free, 30-minute course is directed to small business owners who are concerned about crimes within and around their businesses. This module will help you become aware of how crime can affect your firm and suggest ways to help prevent it. Click here.