Progress, Not Panic 2020 Video Series

Progress – Not Panic 2020 is our new video series aimed at small businesses and start-ups that may need guidance, solutions, encouragement as well as the latest information to help navigate resources and support services during the COVID-19 outbreak.

During these twice a week videos, we will be discussing a variety of relevant topics structured and focused on tips and solutions for small businesses. These videos will also include virtual interviews with our SBDC Team and Partners, covering important and diverse topics, aimed to help small businesses continue to progress.


8 Steps to Validate Your Business Idea 5.28.20

Idea Description Worksheet https://tinyurl.com/yc9tlv9h 
Problem Understanding Worksheet https://tinyurl.com/ybypeevx


Marketing Your Way to Success 5.26.20

Free Video Resource – Marketing Your Way to Success Handouts: https://tinyurl.com/yalyh555


Marketing Strategies for Recovery 5.21.20

Free Video Resource: Marketing Editorial Calendar Planner https://tinyurl.com/y75aeyk7


Ready for Business: Strategies to Reopen Your Small 
Business Expert Interview with Rick Slark 5.19.2020

Free Video Resource – Business Solutions Planning Tool: https://tinyurl.com/ybuznu88


Restaurant Reopening Strategies to Thrive 
Expert Interview with Jeanne Keenan 5.12.20

Free Video Resource Document:
“Ohio Restaurant Resources for Reopening” https://tinyurl.com/ycpm7lds


How to Start a Business in Ohio 5.11.20

Free Video Resource: Operating Agreement Template https://tinyurl.com/yd4lvh9y


Library Resources for Entrepreneurs 5.7.20


Top 7 Ways to Manage Cash Flow Crunch (Part 2) 5.5.20

Cashflow Management Worksheet   https://tinyurl.com/y9qdg8ae


Top 7 Ways to Manage a Cash Flow Crunch (Part 1) 4.30.20

Tied Up Capital Worksheet   https://tinyurl.com/ychwg25c


Cracking the Competitive Analysis Code 4.28.20

Competitive Analysis Canvas link: https://tinyurl.com/ya4y8bl6


5 Things You Need to Apply for Funding 4.23.20

5 Things You Need to Apply for Funding Video Resource Links:
Business Plan https://tinyurl.com/y9d438uq
SBA PFS   https://tinyurl.com/y9yarj4n
Funding Source Use  https://tinyurl.com/ycdeppx4
Profit & Loss  https://tinyurl.com/szc3lrh


Understanding Your Money 4.21.20


Click Here to get the Financial Statements Excel Resource


The Best Free Market Research Tools 4.16.20


Click here to get The Best Free Market Research Tools document


Take Action 4.14.2020


For more info and documents visit Take Action Blog


Introduction 4.7.2020