ORLA PPP Webinar
PPP for Small Businesses and Non-Profits. The new COVID relief package includes a new round of PPP for small businesses and non-profits still struggling with the economic setbacks from the pandemic.
January 19 at 8 a.m. | Register >>>
Looking Ahead Oregon, 2021 – Presented by Travel Oregon
Grab a beverage and join us from the safety and comfort of your home, office, home office, the outdoor patio of your favorite local F&B outlet, or anywhere you safely choose.
January 27, 2021 at 11 a.m. | Buy ticket >>>
Oregon OSHA’s New COVID-19 Rule: What does it mean for your business?
Hear from the experts at law firm Tonkon Torp about the latest regulations from the Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Administration, and how it will impact your business. Oregon OSHA recently released rules for ALL workplaces pertaining to physical distancing, sanitation requirements, and so much more.
Optimistic Website Optimization for Tourism Businesses
During COVID-19 COVID-19 is forcing us all to get creative, so let’s channel that energy towards making your website the best and most useful it has ever been.
Destination Marketing and COVID-19: Planning for Oregon’s Tourism Recovery
The intended outcome of this webinar is to ensure Oregon’s tourism industry has clear understanding of how to leverage Travel Oregon and DMO recovery efforts through destination marketing. You’ll learn about trends and forecasts in destination marketing, hear about how Travel Oregon is preparing for recovery, and see examples of how businesses are working to safely welcome back visitors.
Inspire Confidence with Online Listings During COVID-19.
• Learn how to utilize free tools available within Google My Business, Yelp and TripAdvisor in order to share information with customers.
• Learn how proactive efforts can help your businesses maximize exposure within influential consumer-facing platforms and generate incremental business.
• Access opportunity to book a one-on-one appointment with a Miles Program Specialist for assistance with claiming your Google My Business profile or other questions surrounding any of your online listings.
Oregon Tourism Industry Partners
Join hospitality and tourism industry partners for a timely discussion on best practices for reopening Oregon restaurants, venues and wineries. Jason Brandt, President & CEO, Oregon Restaurant & Lodging Association, will be joined by Kai McMurtry, Manager of Consumer Relations for the Oregon Wine Board, and Katy Clair, Director of Global Marketing for Travel Oregon in a conversation with industry members from around the state on how they are navigating the “new normal” and adapting operations for reopening.
The Society of Outdoor Recreation Professionals has a series of free webinars to discuss the changing state of outdoor creative amid COVID-19.
Washington County Public Health
Phase 1 Sector Washington County Health Panel
Description: Will you be Reopen Ready? Join us for sector-specific advising sessions with Washington County public health practitioners. The City of Tigard in partnership with the Tigard Chamber of Commerce have invited experts from Washington County public health to share with you best practices for safely reopening.
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Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce
The Hillsboro Chamber Small Business & Entrepreneurs Council (SBEC) has put together a series of classes with an expert for each topic to present and guide small business owners as they navigate business today. These programs are free of charge as a service to our members, and the community at large, during these difficult times.
What is Hospitality’s New Normal?
Join us for a special panel discussion with renowned health and hospitality experts where they will provide their perspectives on how hospitality leaders are managing through the COVID-19 crisis—including a high-level overview of efforts to secure relief for the industry; what’s in store for the future of travel; and how and when the industry can best position itself for recovery.
Tualatin Valley Creates
Tualatin Valley Creates offers opportunities for artists and arts organizations to grow their skills and knowledge through professional development workshops.
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