Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Supplier Diversity Webinar (Feb. 27)

Join us for this no-cost webinar on February 27, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Register online here.

Presenter: Marlon R. Moore, Vice President of Supplier Diversity, Huntington Bank

Discussions will include:

  • What is a Supplier Diversity strategy?
  • Is there really a commitment to minority-, women- and veteran-owned businesses?
  • How can your business benefit from a Supplier Diversity strategy?

About the presenter: Marlon Moore is the Vice President of Supplier Diversity for Huntington Bank. His primary function is the execution of their corporate supplier diversity business strategy, the goal of which is to promote economic development by creating and expanding business relationships with minority, women, and veteran-owned companies. 

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated is a $57 billion regional bank holding company. Huntington Bank provides full-service commercial, small business, consumer banking, and a host of other products and service. The principal markets for these services are Huntington’s six-state banking franchise: Ohio, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Indiana, West Virginia, and Kentucky.

>>This webinar is free, but you must register to attend.

Friday, February 1, 2013

Prepare Your Business for Flu Season

You've probably heard that flu season has arrived earlier than normal this year. What does this mean for your business and your employees? The SBA offers seven suggestions to help you prepare for and address the possibility of a flu outbreak in your workplace. The tips, which range from identifying essential employees and other critical inputs to establishing an emergency communications plan, are useful for many business disruption scenarios. So even if your business stays flu-free, these ideas are worth checking out. Read the SBA article here.

Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.