Secured vs. Unsecured Loans

When shopping for a loan, there are many options available to you, including whether to obtain a secured or an unsecured loan. Understanding these types of loans in more detail can help you borrow money wisely. What is a Secured Loan? Lenders often issue loans secured by a specific item of personal property. This item […]

What We Learned – Roundtable Discussion: Leadership 2019

The Leadership AM Series on October 24th featured lead speakers Flo Brett, Founder and Executive Director of Effective Leadership Academy, Mike Nwankwo Founder and CEO of Apogee Leadership Group, LLC., and Wayne Lawrence, President of Weiss Movers & Storage. This roundtable focused on the important topic of business leadership. Our discussion leaders shared different trends they see within business leadership and […]

How to Reach the Distracted Generation

“How do we reach this younger generation who are so agitated and distracted?” The questioner went on to state, “They are on their smartphones at work all the time. This could create errors on the job.” Can you sense the frustration in both the question and the statements? However, this isn’t only about Millennials. Workers […]

Warrensville Reaching New Heights Podcast – Episode 47 – 100 Business Forum

Recording of the 100 Business Forum event. Led by the city’s Community and Economic Development Department, it was held in September at Corporate College and was a great success. More than 110 participants heard from local business leaders about development opportunities, market trends, business incentives, the new school facility plan and much more. It was […]

How Does Someone Violate the CSPA?

How Does Someone Violate the CSPA? This is the fifth installment of our series on Ohio’s consumer laws, designed to raise awareness of a part of business owner’s potential pitfalls of these laws and how they can be avoided. You do not want to find yourself on the wrong side of a CSPA lawsuit. If you […]

Thank You W.F. Hann & Sons!

On September 17th, W.F. Hann & Sons led the Chamber’s volunteer day at the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. Karen Johnson, President of W.F. Hann and Chamber Board Member, said “What I think is awesome about the chamber is that it creates a venue to the businesses in the community to really make them aware. I just know for me, […]

Money Management 101

Hanging onto your money and handling it competently could be a challenge. Especially for a small business owner, it can be the make or break factor for being able to stay in business, let alone turning a profit and growing. Even if you have an accountant, you still need to know how to handle the financial […]