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SLBE Workshop Presentations

CCWA’s SLBE Program hosts Special Topic Workshops to help small local businesses Learn. Grow. Connect. CCWA’s fiscal year runs May 1 – April 30. The workshops are held quarterly. A link to each quarterly presentation is found below:


1st Quarter

Back by popular demand and the 1st workshop of the new fiscal year titled “Risk Management and Small Business: Understanding Legal Risks” was held on May 7, 2019 and again was a huge success!  Ms. Amy Oraefo, Esquire, Owner of Amy Oraefo, P.C. and of Counsel to Taylor English led the two-hour training.  Training was a lunch-n-learn with lunch provided by CCWAs SLBE Program.  Attendees received information on the basic concepts of an effective contract including understanding the contract terms, understanding the service performance requirements, understanding the compensation under the contract terms, and understanding the contract indemnification terms.  Attorney Oraefo also led a Q & A session where attendees were able to ask legal questions regarding small business ownership.

To view the PDF presentation, click here.


2nd Quarter

Continuing in our efforts, the second business development workshop of FY2019 was titled “Bonds…All the right bonding”. The two-hour workshop held at Clayton County Water Authority’s Community Use Room on August 15th, was presented by one of CCWA’s certified SLBEs Ms. Dee Moore, Principal Owner of JDMoore Insurance Brokers. Attendees received information on the basic concepts of bonding including bid bonds, payment bonds, performance bonds, and SBA bonding.

To view the PDF presentation, click here.

Marketing and Branding in the Social Media Age – January 2019
Previous Workshop Presentations – FY2018

Project Preparedness and Readiness: Understanding the Deliverables held in May 2018.

To view the presentation click here.

Risk Management and Small Business held in August 2018.

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Marketing and Branding in the Social Media Age held in January 2019.

To view presentation click here.

Specifics of Bidding: How To Price It Right held in March 2019.

To view presentation click here.