Thursday, June 18
BizFest has grown to become Somerset County‚Äôs largest small business networking event. This year, we‚Äôre taking it to a virtual environment.
Check out the lineup we have for this year’s event! We have lots of educational seminars, webinars, and casual networking opportunities for the community to enjoy, and it’s all free of charge!
Tips to Make You Smile While Working Remotely
Join Delta Dental and Uncle Larry for a fun and engaging session on best practices working from home and hosting Zoom meetings; importance of being positive and smiling; and how this is connected to one‚Äôs oral health and overall health.
Environmental Due Diligence & Remediation in the World of COVID, Using Smart Science to Close Cases & Create Business Opportunities
This presentation will discuss the various tools and ‚Äėsmart science‚Äô that support property transactions and redevelopment projects by identifying, delineating, and managing environmental liabilities. The presentation will provide important information to real estate purchasers and developers, as well as commercial and industrial real estate, legal, lending and investment, insurance, engineering, and construction professionals.
How to Cash in on Your New Hires
Ken Brice, President of EmployerIncentives.com will go over the program with you and show you why this program is something every company should take advantage of this and how EmployerIncentives.com has helped hundreds of companies save over $23,000,000 in taxes over the years.
‚ÄúAffinity @nywhere‚ÄĚ will touch upon the following topics:
– Coping with Financial Stress
– Why Affinity?
– Cash back Checking/Smart Start Savings
– Q & A¬†
Senior Living Options in a Post COVID-19 World
Health Village Retirement Community Melissa Nichols, Community Relations Coordinator for Heath Village Retirement Community will discuss the different senior living options that exist and the benefits and disadvantages of each in a post COVID-19 world.¬†¬†
Saving Money with Solar on your Commercial Building: The New Rules for 2020
New Jersey has recently changed the rules for solar installations in New Jersey and has created new opportunities for significant savings on your electric bill. Long-time Business Partnership member Advanced Solar Products, one of the leading solar engineering firms in the northeast, will help you understand how this could work for you. Saving money at no cost to you – what could be better than that?
Bring Me Back to the Ballpark with the Somerset Patriots
Join Somerset Patriots broadcaster Marc Schwartz as he talks Patriots baseball, our work with the community during this difficult time, and some exciting upcoming special events at TD Bank Ballpark. Q&A to follow!
11:30 AM – Noon
Raritan Valley Community College Workforce Training Center
The Raritan Valley Community College Workforce Training Center (WTC) is a branch of RVCC in Branchburg, NJ that offers short-term, hard-hitting and state-of-the-art training programs in response to the growing talent needs of the local economy. Each program is designed for employment upon completion all the while equipping the workforce with the necessary skills our unique and vibrant economy warrants.¬†
US Census Presentation
The data obtained by the US Census helps us make data informed decisions on important topics and programs that form our every day living. We’ll be hearing directly from the US Census during this presentation.
NJ Life Sciences and the Fight Against COVID-19
New Jersey‚Äôs life science companies are working hard in the fight against COVID-19. From the development of new medicines and vaccines to donations of medicines and supplies to help patients and first responders, the industry has committed significant resources to addressing this global health crisis. Please join us to learn more about the industry‚Äôs efforts, the research and development process, and what to expect going forward.¬†
Cake Decorating Class by Candyland Crafts
Learn more about how to make your delicious cakes and cupcakes look as great as they taste! You’ll have the ability to purchase a cake decorating kit from Candyland Crafts after the presentation.
How Technology Can Help Businesses Adapt to the New Normal
Things are changing in today’s world at an accelerated pace. AT&T will be leading this presentation. See what they have planned to help businesses.
Partnering with Youth and Investing in our Future
Middle Earth has been able to mobilize a mostly forgotten segment of the population to be prepared for and join the workforce. Learn how you can have the opportunity to join Middle Earth by providing volunteer and job-shadowing experiences for these young people in an effort to increase the capacity to both train students in various workforce related fields and give the local businesses access to untapped talent.
Staying Top of Mind with Bridgewater Lifestyle
Effectively re-engage potential customers post lockdown and learn why it’s critical to communicate safety at the forefront of your marketing message.¬†
Presentation by Atlantic Health
Stay tuned for more information!