The Virginia Small Business Development Center will begin a new weekly webinar series focused around helping businesses recover and become more resilient if faced with another pandemic/disaster. The webinar series will begin August 6 and go through October 29. For more information and registration, visit their website here: Virginia SBDC: Continuing Business Post-Pandemic.
Session Dates and Topics:
August 6 – Resiliency Overview Session = The SBDC will review their recovery plan and provide a template that participants can use each week to develop their organizations resiliency plan.
August 13 – How to Manage debt Post COVID-19 = Credit building, managing and cash-flow management.
August 20 – Recovery Marketing/Re-Connecting with Your Customers and Supply Chain Review
August 27 – Inventory – Identify Revenue, Supply Chain Review
September 3 – Employee & Diversity Planning – Maintaining employment levels/engagement/recovery
September 10 – How to Prepare for the Next Crisis – Developing a Business Resiliency Plan – Why You Need It & How It Can Help (Crisis Management/Emergency Response/Business Recovery)
September 17 – Crisis Management – Developing Team and Processes
September 24 – Succession Planning & Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOP)
October 1 – Key Technologies & Cyber Security Needs – Available Technology/Application Resources to Assist and will be presented by Jonathan Evenden with Aegis IT Solutions
October 8 – Key Resources, Customer Contacts/Critical Information Storage Options/Backups
October 15 – Risk Management/Evaluation – Transportation/Logistics Included
October 22 – Developing a Crisis Communication Plan presented by Kathy Still with University of Virginia’s College at Wise.
October 29 – What Your Resiliency Plan Should Look Like…Now What? How to Implement & Annual Refresh
Register here: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_yq9WphmFRLqZ3Ve9kxvL7g?fbclid=IwAR23lsAVpp0ESHZR1QKUOzMf1IBC0evg0ZbzNW5EVKa0yiv_VJhW-_zl330