Business Smarts

The 2017 Business Smart Series brings a variety of topics to help you run your business or organization efficiently and effectively.

Join us every 2nd Friday from 7:30-9:00am for information you can put to use right away. Each session includes networking time, great discussion, and breakfast!

Fees: $10 for HR Chamber Members; $15 for non-members.

Location: We meet at American National University, 1515 Country Club Road in Harrisonburg.

Visit our Web Calendar for details of any session. (Bold topics below are confirmed; others are tentative).
Register for any session here.

2017 -
Jan 13:  Keystones to Successful Planning

Feb 10:  Managing your Cash Flow
Mar 10:   The Key to Finding and Retaining the Right Employees
Apr 14:   The Importance of Being Fearless
May 12:   Effective Leadership - Finding your Sweet Spot
June 9:   Expand your Digital Presence

July 14:   Personal Planning Systems    Postponed
Aug 11:   Getting the Most from Your Team
Sept 8:   Personal Planning Systems
Oct 13:   What Your Employees Wish You Knew
Nov 10:  Networking Tips & Tricks
Dec 8:  Building Marketing Benchmarks, Budgets, and Strategies

The series is sponsored by your Shenandoah Valley Small Business Development Center and the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Chamber of Commerce. Breakfast is provided by The HoneyBaked Ham Company.

We have news about the 2018 Business Smarts Series:   a new location (JMU Ice House), new times (8:00-9:30), and new fees (none!)
We're accepting proposals now for the 2018 sessions.
Download this Request for Proposals and send us your ideas.