2017 Southern Oregon Business Conference Presentations

By SOREDI | February 20, 2017

Jon Roberts Click Here for Slides Rebecca Pomering Click Here for Slides Tim Duy Click Here for Slides Launch. Relocate. Prosper. Panel

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SOU Offers Professional Development Workshops to Companies of Every Size

By SOREDI | February 2, 2017

Date: February 2, 2017 Contact: Rebecca Williams (541) 261-9373 SOU Offers Professional Development Workshops to Companies of Every Size Southern Oregon University provides continuing education workshops each quarter to help businesses hone and develop top leadership skills. Local business operators, manager and founders can benefit from improving their abilities in the areas of conflict […]

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By SOREDI | November 14, 2016

November 30 – December 1, 2016 – In Portland Oregon This two-day program will cover the rules and procedures businesses need to know to comply with the EAR administered by the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS-Commerce), International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) administered by the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC-State) and other related export […]

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Practical Advice for Manufacturers – OMEP Webinar

By SOREDI | August 23, 2016

Proven Lean Techniques – Simple tips you can use to make your manufacturing business more profitable.  In this free webinar, you will discover simple, cost-effective ways to make your manufacturing business more profitable.  Two time Shingo Prize Winner Gary Conner will share what works and what doesn’t so you can spend more time getting product […]

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SOREDI Annual Meeting & Dinner is Next Week! Have you registered?

By SOREDI | June 22, 2016

Oh oh! We have less than 50 seats left for the “The Prize is Right” annual meeting! But you can still get 5 raffle tickets if you register now! Registration will close at midnight on Tuesday, June 28. Sorry, no walk-in guests accepted. Register now and receive 10 raffle tickets for SOREDI’s “The Prize is Right!” […]

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SOBIG Training – “TOC”

By SOREDI | April 26, 2016

SOREDI and Rogue Community College are partnering with SOBIG to provide a valuable course on – The Theory of Constraints “TOC” A successful Theory of Constraints implementation can provide the following benefits to your company: • Increased Profitability • Faster Improvement as a Result of Focused Attention • Improved Capacity Through Higher Throughput • Reduced Lead Time […]

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Industry Tour May 18

By SOREDI | April 14, 2016

Wednesday May 18, 2016 Meet at the Rogue Regency in & Suites, Medford at 8am – Cost is $35 Register here Fire District 3 – Protecting the 51,000 residents who live in the communities of White City, Central Point, Eagle Point, Sams Valley, Gold Hill, Agate Lake and Dodge Bridge. ICW is a trendsetting, rapidly growing company that […]

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Small Business Funding Seminar – Oregon BEST!

By SOREDI | March 17, 2016

We are calling on Influencers, Angels, Universities and Entrepreneurs developing both clean tech and  non-clean tech proprietary technologies WHY: Join us for our Small Business Funding Seminar! Have you been curious about how to apply for federal or state funding to help develop your technology or product? Learn how to locate and access federal and state grants (SBIR/ STTR) […]

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Oregon Jobs Through Trade

By SOREDI | March 7, 2016

Oregon Jobs Through Trade is a new coalition shining a spotlight on how trade directly leads to more jobs and more livable communities. The mission is to help ensure that all pro-trade supporters’ voices are heard by our Federal delegation of elected officials in Washington, D.C.   Read more

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2016 Fraud Prevention – Register Today!

By SOREDI | March 1, 2016

Patricia Gleitsmann, Forensic Accountant and speaker has spent over 30 years reviewing businesses of all sizes in connection with audits, embezzlement investigations, analysis & implementation of controls to prevent and detect business asset theft, P&L analysis for profit improvement and mergers & acquisitions. The Southern Oregon Bookkeeper’s Association has partnered up with our local Woodard […]

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