Delaware Does Entrepreneur Gathering, Thursday, March 21, 8am - 10am, COhatch Delaware - The Newsstand LEARN MORE
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WASHINGTON â€“ The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announces the opening of the submission period for a funding opportunity through the State Trade Expansion Program (STEP). The purpose of the grant opportunity is to invite proposals for funding from eligible state entities interested in, and capable of providing assistance, guidance and tools to qualified small businesses looking to engage in export-related activities.
â€śThe SBAâ€™s STEP grant program enables valuable opportunities for small businesses who want to find new clients in foreign markets,â€ť said David M. Glaccum, Associate Administrator for SBAâ€™s Office of International Trade. â€śThe STEP grant program provides small businesses with financial resources to participate in foreign trade missions, designing new marketing materials, or setting up a trade show exhibition.
I encourage all of our state partners to take advantage of this program and work with entrepreneurs from across the nation to innovate and take their businesses global.â€ť
Funding Opportunity Announcement No. OIT-STEP-2019-1 is for fiscal year 2019 and the submission period is from May 1 - 31. Proposals responding to this Funding Opportunity Announcement must be posted to Grants.gov by 11:59 p.m. (EDT), May 31, 2019.
No other method of submission will be permitted. Proposals submitted after the stipulated deadline will be rejected without being evaluated.
For more information on submissions guidelines and rules, for this Funding Opportunity Announcement, please visit Grants.gov.
About the U.S. Small Business Administration
The U.S. Small Business Administration makes the American dream of business ownership a reality. As the only go-to resource and voice for small businesses backed by the strength of the federal government, the SBA empowers entrepreneurs and small business owners with the resources and support they need to start, grow or expand their businesses, or recover from a declared disaster. It delivers services through an extensive network of SBA field offices and partnerships with public and private organizations. To learn more, visit www.sba.gov.
Did you know that the average worker receives over 100 emails a day? That means thereâ€™s a Game of Thrones-style battle going on in every inbox to see who will make the cut and who will be banished to the spam folder.
So, whatâ€™s the best way to rise above the clutter?
How can you make sure youâ€™re getting the most out of your Facebook ads? Statistics show that your organic Facebook posts might only reach about 2% of your followers on average. That means that as much as 98% of your followers could be missing out on what youâ€™re posting. Thatâ€™s a huge chunk of potential business!
YouTubers are ubiquitous these daysâ€”whether they are giving makeup tips, battling it out on video games, or karaoking with celebrities in cars, they are racking up millions of views and building up a loyal following in the process. But YouTube channels are not limited to makeup, gaming, or celebrity entertainment. Here are step-by-step instructions to get you started.
The Small Business Administration works with different organizations to provide federal financial assistance (grants) community resources for certain small businesses. If you can't find any grants that fit your profile, you can see if you qualify for any of our funding programs, or schedule to meet with a counselor to talk about financing your business.
Before doing business, Orange Township requires some basic information from potential vendors, along with state and federal forms. Please email or fax the required forms, to 740-548-7537, Attn: Orange Business.
- All Vendors must complete and return the Orange Township Vendor Request Form (PDF format)
- All Vendors must complete and return the W-9 Form (PDF)
- Vendor expected to be paid more than $10,000 in a one year time period - State of Ohio Certification/Affidavid (PDF)
View some of the services and products the township frequently uses:
- Office supplies
- Paper products
- Cleaning Supplies
The OT Economic Development Advisory Board evolved into the OT Outreach and Communications Committee as a means to address and facilitate the connections between the Orange Township local government and all segments of the Orange Township residential and business population. Please see the Orange Township Outreach and Communications Committee page for more information.
The purpose of this sign regulation is to promote and protect the public health by regulating existing and proposed outdoor signs of all types. It is intended to protect values, create a more attractive economic and business climate, enhance and protect the physical appearance and preserve the scenic and natural beauty of the communities and countryside, reduce sign distraction and obstructions that may contribute to traffic accidents, provide more open space and generally curb the deterioration of the
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Due to a recent change in Ohio Laws, the Board of Orange Township Trustees, on February 20, 2018, approved Resolution #18-083, which adopts the Registration and Regulation of Transient Vendors or â€śDoor-to-Doorâ€ť sales in Orange Township.
Residents are now able to add their addresses to the Orange Township â€śDo Not Knockâ€ť Registry. This registry lists the addresses of those that Do Not desire to be solicited by door-to-door sales, and prohibit the vendors from knocking on your door.
The up-to-date list of registered addresses will be provided to all registered vendors, and will soon be available for review on this website. View List (Microsoft EXCEL FORMAT)
To be added to the â€śDo Not Knockâ€ť registry, please email your name and address to the Township Administrator at email@example.com with â€śDO NOT KNOCKâ€ť in the email subject line. For any questions, please call the Administrator at 740-548-5430 ext. 3108.
Delaware, OH -- The Delaware County District Library (DCDL) is now offering cardholders free access to online educational courses from Lynda.com. Access to this learning tool was announced earlier this summer via a statewide partnership between the Ohio Library Council, the Ohio Public Library Information Network, and LinkedIn. This will include courses on business topics and personal advance, such as:
Â· Job hunting and rĂ©sumĂ© or cover letter writing
Â· Business skills, communication, marketing, and leadership
Â· Data analysis, cloud computing, and server management
Â· Creative arts including 3D animation, video editing, photography, and more
Now owned by LinkedIn, Lynda.com has been the leading provider of online learning content for 20 years. The service has more than 12,000 courses, ranging from computer programming to project management including instruction on various computer software, programming languages, and business topics. The video courses are taught by industry experts and are designed for any skill level. Lynda.com also offers more than 50 different learning paths to help users stay ahead in their current job or change careers.
Lynda.com is free to patrons of DCDL with a library card number and PIN. It can be accessed from any device with an internet connection inside or outside of the library.
â€śWe are very excited to be able to offer this resource to Delaware residents.," said George Needham, Director, DCDL. "Lynda.com will make it possible for users to prepare for new jobs or to improve the skills in their current positions, but it will also allow them to pursue new hobbies and maybe even find a new passion."
September is National Library Card Sign-up Month, but you donâ€™t have to wait. Sign up now for a DCDL card and start learning with Lynda.com. LEARN MORE
Communications Specialist - Delaware County District Library
84 E. Winter St
Delaware, OH 43015
Close the deal. Ask for the order. Make the sale. These are conclusions to a sales call that we all learned in basic sales training. Itâ€™s one of the most important parts of the sales process. Whatâ€™s the point in meeting with a customer if you donâ€™t ask for the business or proceed to the next step? LEARN MORE
Mistakes make an impression about you and your business, so when you are composing or responding on the go to text messages, emails, or messages on social media, here are a few tips to keep in mind: LEARN MORE
And while the content you provide in your blog is of utmost importance, what you do with that content contributes to your overall marketing objectives. Here are eight types of links you should consider including in your blog articles:
Landing pages can be used to generate leads, by collecting your audienceâ€™s contact information in exchange for a free download. Once you identify why you need a landing page, you will begin to develop and design it. And as you are pulling together the information and writing the content, keep in mind the five qualities that every effective landing page should have: LEARN MORE
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