Best Practices in Hiring and Training for Oregon Manufacturers

Best Practices in Hiring and Training for Oregon Manufacturers

Creating effective hiring methods, improving communication, and onboarding people efficiently is at the core of building a great manufacturing business. Join PCC and OMEP for this 2-day training where we will examine ways to find and quickly get new employees up to speed, as well as keep existing employees…

Portland Business Journal Makers & Manufacturing Awards

Come meet the leaders of one of Oregon’s largest and most important industries, manufacturing! Plus we’ll award the top manufacturers in our state! See which companies are driving this economy. ABOUT THE EVENT: Each year the Portland Business Journal honors the region’s top manufacturing companies who drive our economy with…

BIW Cohort with Prosper Portland

Stabilize and Scale Your Business As a business owner with limited capacity, how do you prioritize decision making to grow your company’s profitability? OMEP invites you to participate in the Business Innovation Workshop Cohort which is designed to teach the principles and execution of a continuous improvement business model so…

6th Annual Manufacturing Symposium – Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce & Intel

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Strategic Energy Management Alongside Lean Management Reduces Costs, Boosting Savings

By partnering with experienced manufacturing consultants at Oregon Manufacturing Extension Partnership (OMEP), manufacturers are developing processes and systems that increase capacity, while also reducing energy intensity, decreasing waste and streamlining production. “Part of our holistic approach is we help organizations set and communicate clear expectations, measure what’s actually happening…

Leatherman Presents: Make, Create, Build

Join Laura Kampf-Maker/Influencer, Kyle Begley-Co Founder of Dovetail Workwear and Katie Hughes, Executive Director of Girls Build for a panel discussion as they explore what it takes to maintain passion when your vision becomes your profession. Emceed by…

How Public Relations Can Work for Your Business

How Public Relations Can Work for Your Business Public Relations (PR) and paid media services can be an extremely effective and quick way to introduce your business to a large-scale audience, drive attendance to your events, your website, and retail spaces, as compared to traditional networking methods. Effectively using PR…

Vertue Lab Impact Summit 2019

PNDC: BIS Complying with Export Controls

This two-day program is led by BIS’s professional counseling staff, provides an in-depth examination of the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). The program will cover the information exporters need to know to comply with U.S. export control requirements under these regulations. Presenters will conduct a number of “hands-on” exercises that will…

The Anatomy of a Campaign – Facebook and Instagram Ads (on a budget)

At this month’s Maker Meetup, we’ll break down how to launch an effective ad campaign on social media. Do you ever wonder about whether you should take the opportunity to advertise your brand online? Ever felt like paying for sponsored posts on social media wouldn’t result in new customers? Did…