Category: OhioMBE

4 Resources To Help You Create a Safe Workplace

4 Resources To Help You Create a Safe Workplace In honor of National Safety Month, the Small Business Administration would like to highlight four resources that will help you identify unsafe behaviors, create opportunities for improvement and  help you (and…

6 Unwritten Rules Related To Business Etiquette

6 Unwritten Rules Related To Business Etiquette By Joshlyn Ross I’m sure many of you are familiar with etiquette when it comes to dining. However, did you know that there was a thing such as business etiquette? Similar to dining etiquette,…

How do you distinguish between a business and a hobby?

How do you distinguish between a business and a hobby? In making the distinction between a hobby or business activity, take into account all facts and circumstances with respect to the activity. No one factor alone is decisive. You must…

School’s Out for Summer…But Not Your Small Business

School’s Out for Summer…But Not Your Small Business Whether you’re more excited about firing up the grill, relaxing on the beach or being more active, the warm summer months can provide challenges for your small business — especially if you’re based…

COWIC to host the June 21 OhioMBE Procurement Fair

The June 21 OhioMBE Procurement Fair will be hosted by COWIC, 1111 E. Broad St., from 1 to 4 pm. Small businesses will get 15 minutes to meet one-on-one to promote their product/service with the following organizations: Columbus City Schools…

Columbus Urban League hosts Restoration Day 2017

The Columbus Urban League recently held a Restoration Ceremony for the building on the corner of Mt. Vernon and St. Clair Avenue.  The property will be known as the Huntington Empowerment Center after an estimated $1.7 million in renovations are…

Advocate! Resist!

Advocate! Resist! By Ronda Watson Barber – Publisher This struggle may be a moral one, or it may be a physical one, and it may be both moral and physical, but it must be a struggle. Power concedes nothing without…

About 700 attend Ohio Business and Career Expo

About 700 attend Ohio Business and Career Expo COLUMBUS — The 2017 Ohio Business and Career Expo attracted approximately 700 business representatives and job seekers. This free networking and learning opportunity, held May 17 at the Ohio Expo Center in…