During these uncertain times, OMEP staff are standing by to provide resources for Oregon’s manufacturers. We are releasing a series of free webinars on a variety of topics designed to provide constructive information to manufacturers about successfully managing their businesses now and in the future. Scroll down to see past webinar recordings.
You’re invited to join OMEP and Prosper Portland as we facilitate a discussion around resources specifically aimed to help Oregon Manufacturers. This week’s special guest will be Dave DeMots, who owns a manufacturing business and is also President of DHX Advertising, a marketing firm. Dave will discuss marketing opportunities for manufacturers in today’s economic environment.
Achieving Business Goals and Overcoming Obstacles to Success – August 18th at 9:00 AM
Join OMEP’s ongoing webinar series designed to help manufacturers build resilient businesses. This week Yvonne Muir and Sheila Cuyler will share proven processes to help businesses achieve goals and meet milestones. As the current health situation has forced all businesses to shift focus quickly, understanding how to set and measure realistic goals, and how to overcome obstacles that stand in the way of reaching those goals is more critical than ever. Sheila and Yvonne will help you understand to evaluate your current process – are you ahead, behind, or not going in the right direction? You’ll also learn how to set metrics, what you should track, and how to track. Finally, they will share how to utilize the Plan Do Check Act model to achieve your goals. Don’t miss these valuable processes that you can implement in your manufacturing business today.
Sales Techniques for Manufacturers in Today’s Economy: Matching Your Selling Cycle with your Client’s Buying Cycle
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How to Skill Up New and Existing Employees Quickly
Ryan Kuenzi of Moss Adams and Michael Smoot of Moss Adams share potential tax breaks and savings for your manufacturing business.
Operational Excellence Tools for Recovery
Where Do We Go from Here? Business Continuity Webinar
Workforce Best Practices for Recovery
Three Dimensions of Digital Transformation
SBA Coronavirus Relief Funding Options for Manufacturers
Social Distancing Best Practices for Your Shop Floor
Business Survival Tips with Tom Schnell of Business Oregon
Covid-19 Employment Law Updates with Jean Back of Schwabe Williamson and Wyatt
Webinar Q & A sheet (Revised 4/1/20)
You can read more from the Schwabe team on Covid19 here.
Leadership During Uncertain Times with John Hunt
- HBR: Lead Your Business through the Corona Virus
- Forbes: Leading in Times of Uncertainty
- HBR: How to Survive a Recession and Thrive Afterwards
- Douglas Adams: Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
Covid 19 RESOURCES
If you are looking for specific resources on Covid19, we have a page dedicated to the topic. It is updated regularly. Learn More