Neace Lukens of Fit Technologies won first place in the COSE Small Business Division
of the Wellness@Work Awards, honoring companies that support employee health,
work/life balance, continuing education and the community.
— Bruce Hennes, Hennes
Christine Zust, speaker and author, will launch her new book, Everything I Do Positions
Me: The Simple Path to Professional Success, on May 16 from 5: 30 to 8 p.m. at SPACES
Gallery in Cleveland.
Sharie Renee of Cosmic Bobbins, which upcycles materials that might be considered
waste and turns them into accessories, recently won the Green Plus’ 2012 Sustainable
Home Based Business/Sole Proprietor award.
SAVE THE DATE
Health & Careers
Expo and Diversity
Date: Friday, May 11
Time: Expo 1-6 p.m., Gala 7-11 p.m.
Place: Lorain County Community College,
Spitzer Conference Center, Elyria
Get an energy audit through COSE and get help
identifying thousands of dollars in potential energy
savings. COSE is now giving away 150 free audits.
SBA Small Business Story Competition
than half of
ages 18 to 34
plan to start
Tell your story to the Small Business Association (SBA) and your video may appear
at National Small Business Week, SBA’s marquee event that attracts hundreds of
small business owners, Fortune 500 company executives, members of Congress and
the Obama Administration. Three winning videos will be shown during a Google+
Hangout hosted by the SBA and the White House with SBA Administrator Karen
Mills on May 24. Deadline to submit is May 11.
Offering disability insurance is a great way to
give employees peace of mind if they become
ill or hurt.