Cape Cod Small Business Series

Small Business Series

The Cape Cod Chamber’s Small Business Series is a free virtual event where speakers share small business best practices, resources, and actionable tasks in 30-minute-long sessions over Zoom. Representatives from MassHire, SCORE, and SBA coordinate speakers based on topics and needs identified by the Cape Cod Chamber and its membership. The Small Business Series will be held every other Monday through June 2022 and will resume in the Fall of 2022.

Next Session

June 6: Emerging Professionals Apprenticeships with Mary Wright
In our June 6th session, guest speaker Mary Wright, MBA, will detail the new Apprenticeship Program developed by the Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM). The Human Resource Registered Apprenticeship Program is a competency-based program funded by the Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration’s Apprenticeship: Closing the Skills Gap grant. Learn from Mary how your business can have improved retention, higher productivity, a positive ROI and meet DE&I goals from apprenticeships in general and learn more specifics on how an HR apprentice could help your organization. Connect with Mary through LinkedIn by visiting her profile.
> Register here for our June 6 session.

Previous Sessions

Session 1: Small Business Series Introduction (video below)

SCORE Cape Cod and the Islands
MassHire Cape & Islands Career Center
U.S. Small Business Administration

Session 2: Employee Retention with Tessa Misiaszek, PhD (video below)

Session 3: HireNow Assistance with Kelly McInnis, AIM HR Solutions (video below)

Session 4: Upskilling and Reskilling Employees with Christine Abrams (video below)

Session 5: Re-engaging the Older Worker with Candice L. Pokk (video below)

The Spring 2022 Series is sponsored by MassHire Cape & Islands Career Center.

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