The virtual office is a powerful yet remarkably inexpensive tool that small and growing businesses can leverage to build their professional image and tap into a pool of resources. And even though it has been helping businesses grow for decades it is still often misunderstood. Fortunately, our friends at Alliance Virtuals have published this terrific Ultimate Guide to Virtual Offices to clear it up for all of us. Read the Ultimate Guide to Virtual Offices here.
Once a month, we will be visited by Green Road Refill. Operated by Jess Georges, Green Road Refill sells eco-friendly cleaning and bath products in bulk and travels in a bus to create a movable refilling station. We are using her products here at CapeSpace as part of our quest for the coveted Cape & Islands Green Certification. We're excited to be one of her regular stops, making it easy for CapeSpace members and anyone in the area to go refillable. Click this link to read more about [...]
Are you a Millennial working in a business with no opportunity to advance, are you frustrated and bored? Are you a business owner with no successor, perhaps afraid of making a decision, and plodding along with no plan? These are examples of situations where professional mentoring can help. Veteran business owner and management professional Warren Rutherford of The Executive Suite led an informative discussion about his professional mentoring programs on Thursday, June 20 at CapeSpace. Learn more about the Executive Suite here.
As CapeSpace takes meaningful steps to reduce its impact on the environment, it hosted Community Development Partnership's (CDP) Pam Anderson who led a workshop teaching local business owners how they can do the same. Pam walked attendees on how they can become certified as a Cape & Islands Green Business and why that certification is important. The workshop educated and encouraged attendees on ways they can engage in sustainable business practices to reduce their business' impact on the natural environment. Topics included: Solid waste minimization Water and energy [...]
With over 30 years' experience and having helped hundreds of small businesses learn QuickBooks, Susan presented the top 10 issues she is asked to troubleshoot and shows how to resolve them. Susan Cook, Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor, Strategic QuickBooks Solution Provider (Intuit Partner) and Top 100 ProAdvisor Nationally for five consecutive years. As Southeastern Massachusetts Group Leader of Woodard Groups, Susan brings her experience providing accounting and technology consulting to a networking group with the mission to empower small business. Learn more about Susan Cook here. See more [...]