Do you have a winning idea for a business that you want to get off the ground? A free “Go to Market Workshop” will help identify target markets for new products and services and define appropriate distribution channels. The event is Jan. 7 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Michigan Works Office at 1209 S. Garfield Ave. in Traverse City. Register for the free program by clicking here.
The MMIC and the Chamber are also teaming up for the Best Shot sales pitch competition coming up Jan. 21 from 4 – 8 p.m. at Northwestern Michigan College’s Aero Park Campus. Ten pre-selected participants will have four minutes to deliver their business ideas to a team of judges, competing for a host of business development services including legal advice, web development work, marketing help, memberships and more. You can learn more about the Best Shot competition by clicking here.
Other co-sponsors include NMC and the Michigan Small Business & Technology Development Center.