To remain competitive, a business owner must be knowledgeable about a variety of topics ranging from protecting intellectual property to shipping and hiring vendors. There’s much to do and a lot to know. Whether you’re an entrepreneur, inventor, investor, or a seasoned business owner, you must keep up with new tools, trends, and resources that can provide the competitive advantage you need to compete effectively in the marketplace.
Good news! On Tuesday, December 5, the Minority Business Development Agency, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and the Small Business Administration are hosting a webinar to bring you the most important aspects of Financial Business Literacy. Learn what areas of finance every business owner must know and how to access related Federal Government resources to guide you along the way. Topics such as product strategy, consumer education, business deterrents, alternative funding mechanisms and cybersecurity will also be discussed.
Panel speakers include:
Amanda F. Myers, Acting Deputy Chief Economist, USPTO
Lisa Schifferle, Attorney, Division of Consumer and Business Education, FTC
Olawale “Wale” Oriola, Attorney Adviser, Office of Investor Education and Advocacy, SEC
Kate Mereand, Program Manager, DC Office of Innovation & Equitable Development
Date: December 5, 2017
Time: 1 – 2 p.m. EST