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Webinar Series

Business Support During Challenging Times

Businesses face uncertain economic circumstances related to the COVID-19 virus. Emergency funding, new workforce policies, employee mental health and long-term financial planning are just a few challenges confronting businesses.

Hosted by the Schulze School of Entrepreneurship in partnership with the Family Business Center and the Small Business Development Center, the free webinars will be delivered each week and will feature faculty and industry experts discussing the topics affecting your business in uncertain times.

While there is no cost to access the webinars, registration is required. Recordings of all webinars will be posted here as they become available.

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Schulze School of Entrepreneurship

Phone Number
(651) 962-4185

Previous Webinars

Download presentations and view recordings of previous webinars.

This webinar explored approaches and tools to pivot toward long-term, adaptive strategies.

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This webinar highlights two legal aspects businesses may find themselves facing: working with contracts, and bankruptcy and its alternatives.

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LegalCORPS has business attorneys available for brief advice by phone and for full representation for those who meet income guidelines.

Erik Allen, CPA, CM&AA, a partner at Boulay, addresses revenue forecasting, right-sizing labor levels, optimizing working capital levels, and how to establish a 13-week cash flow forecasting model amongst other topics.

View webinar or download 13 Week Cash Flow Example

This webinar addresses the important topic of transitioning back to the workplace. Indigo Signworks’ CEO Eric Gibson will share his processes, lessons learned, and what you might expect as business owners.

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Learn about various reactions to change, strategies to navigate difficult times, and how to lead others as they cope with their own perceived change.

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Experts discussed short-term tactics companies can utilize to increase cash inflow and help stabilize it in the near future. These included both new opportunities presented in the CARES Act and traditional, but sometimes overlooked, accounting methods.

View webinar or download the Covid-19 Decision Tree [PDF].

Dr. Justin Anderson, Psy.D., LP, founder of Premier Sport Psychology and JSA Advising, will discuss the dynamics at play when teams - both in business and sports - experience unexpected or volatile events.

View webinar or download Psychological Stages for Covid-19 Pandemic [PDF].

This webinar steps away from running of the day-to-day business to show us how we can positively navigate family communication in tough times. Ideas for strengthening communication and family relationships by connecting in new ways are presented.

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New federal government emergency funding is available now with $349 billion set aside to help employers weather financial strains. This webinar will help you navigate the complexities around these important programs. 

 View webinar or download Covid-19 Emergency Loan Guide [PDF].

Representatives from four companies share their insights for supporting essential employees, managing remotely, digging into strengths and pivoting to new business.

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This webinar covers the new laws related to COVID-19 as well as the math involved in administering the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

View webinar or download webinar presentation [PDF].

This webinar provides information on the US Small Business Administration's Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program as well as local resources from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.

View webinar or download webinar presentation [PDF].

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