VCET Lunch & Learn: Bringing Your Company Values Out to Play

VCET Lunch & Learn: Bringing Your Company Values Out to Play

In this session Debra Corey, author of the best-selling book, “Bringing Your Values Out to Play,” will share strategies, solutions, and best practices that you can take back to your company to ensure you have the “right” values and that you’re using them in the most meaningful and effective ways.

VCET @ BTV Birthday Lunch

VCET @ BTV Birthday Lunch

Celebrate VCET @ BTV’s Birthday over lunch! VCET’s Burlington location is turning seven! Big thanks to Consolidated Communication for being a great partner in this space! We’re catering from New Moon so make sure to look over their menu and RSVP your order with Phoebe by emailing her at phoebe@vcet.co.

VCET Lunch & Learn: Startups and Strengths

VCET Lunch & Learn: Startups and Strengths

In this interactive session, we’ll explore how strengths-based development & the CliftonStrengths ® assessment can inform and impact your ability to authentically lead, and improve team efficiency and collaboration by understanding how each team member works best.

VCET Lunch & Learn: Project Management Tools: Click Up 101

VCET Lunch & Learn: Project Management Tools: Click Up 101

Project management is a framework that can help add method to the madness, increase visibility, and reduce risk, but what tools you use and how you use them can make a huge difference. That’s why we’re partnering with Echo Consulting to take a deep dive into their favorite tool: Click Up.

VCET Lunch & Learn: Customer Reviews and Local SEO

VCET Lunch & Learn: Customer Reviews and Local SEO

Not only is reputation essential for business survival, but online customer engagement management has become a key marketing strategy today. That’s why we’re partnering up with Matt Murray, the CEO and Founder of Widewail, for a Lunch and Learn focused on customer reviews and local SEO.

VBSR’s Small Business Toolkit: 101

VBSR’s Small Business Toolkit: 101

In partnership with VCET, VBSR’s Small Business toolkit will now be accessible as five separate free courses on the Vermont Startup Collective, a digital platform, connecting 700+ entrepreneurs, teams, freelancers, and mentors across Vermont.

VCET Lunch & Learn: Exploring Employee Ownership Models

VCET Lunch & Learn: Exploring Employee Ownership Models

In this session, Matt Cropp of the Vermont Employee Ownership Center will provide an overview of common broad-based employee ownership models, how an exit to employee ownership works, and the strategies founders can employ pre-exit to build a strong foundation for an ownership culture.

VCET Lunch & Learn: Managing a Remote Team with Sketch

VCET Lunch & Learn: Managing a Remote Team with Sketch

Whether you’re a remote employee, growing a remote workforce, or just looking for company culture inspiration, join us for an engaging conversation with digital design leader, Sketch, on March 19, covering what it takes to manage a remote team.

Female Founders Speakers Series: Education Technology

Female Founders Speakers Series: Education Technology

The final event of Season 5 of the Female Founders Speaker Series wraps up with one of the most relevant topics of our time: Education Technology. Join us Monday, March 15th at 5pm to hear what it takes to start and scale an EdTech company in the Green Mountain State.

VCET Lunch & Learn: Selling on Amazon

VCET Lunch & Learn: Selling on Amazon

Whether you have something to sell, buy, or are just curious about e-commerce, join for an insightful discussion March 10 focused on selling on Amazon. We’ll hear from experts Tom Funk and Gwen McShea of Lean Edge Marketing who will share what it takes to increase sales on the fast-growing but complex Amazon marketplace. 

Intellectual Property 101

Intellectual Property 101

Unfamiliar with patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets? Learn about intellectual property (IP) basics and potential ways to protect your innovations as you transition from idea to product.

VCET Lunch and Learn: Small Business Insurance Basics

VCET Lunch and Learn: Small Business Insurance Basics

Unfortunately navigating the world of insurance can be confusing and time consuming. Join Travis Spencer as he gives a brief overview of the different types of policies out there, and tells you what you need to know for your business, now!

Share Your Thoughts on the Future of Vermont

Share Your Thoughts on the Future of Vermont

The challenges facing Vermont call on us to unite to build a better future. The Vermont Council on Rural Development, a neutral facilitator of public process, is excited to share the first draft of the Vermont Proposition.

Social Media Marketing for Business in 2020

Social Media Marketing for Business in 2020

Olive and Milo Social Studio sits down to share insights on social media trends, provide strategies for businesses to optimize their presence on social media, and give advice on using social media as a vehicle for change.

Lunch & Learn with Congressman Peter Welch

Lunch & Learn with Congressman Peter Welch

Join us for a VCET virtual Lunch & Learn with Congressman Peter Welch, where he will share an update, hear from some Vermont startups that were impacted by COVID, and take part in a Q&A with our community.

Startup Inclusion Workshop

Startup Inclusion Workshop

VCET is partnering with Aleria Research to offer a deep dive into why equity, inclusion, and belonging are crucial to your startup.

Better Startup Workshop

Better Startup Workshop

VCET is partnering with Aleria Research to offer a deep dive into why equity, inclusion, and belonging are crucial to your startup.

6 Ways D&I Impacts Your Recruiting

6 Ways D&I Impacts Your Recruiting

In this interactive webinar we will discuss the six ways in which Diversity & Inclusion impact your ability to recruit talent, and how you can leverage D&I to expand your talent pool and lower your hiring costs.

Happy Hour (recurring)

Happy Hour (recurring)

Join us for a (virtual) drink of your choice and reflection on the week. Note: tea/water/coffee drinkers welcome 🙂 Need a refill? Order online at Dedalus Wine (free Burlington delivery and curbside pickup), Foam (cans and growlers to-go), and Citizen Cider (drive thru pickup.)

Happy Hour (recurring)

Happy Hour (recurring)

Join us for a (virtual) drink of your choice and reflection on the week. Note: tea/water/coffee drinkers welcome 🙂 Need a refill? Order online at Dedalus Wine (free Burlington delivery and curbside pickup), Foam (cans and growlers to-go), and Citizen Cider (drive thru pickup.)

Happy Hour (recurring)

Happy Hour (recurring)

Join us for a (virtual) drink of your choice and reflection on the week. Note: tea/water/coffee drinkers welcome 🙂 Need a refill? Order online at Dedalus Wine (free Burlington delivery and curbside pickup), Foam (cans and growlers to-go), and Citizen Cider (drive thru pickup.)

Morning Mojo (Recurring)

Morning Mojo (Recurring)

Let’s start our week together with (virtual) coffee and positivity. Need a bag of coffee? Order online from one of our local roasters, Brio or Vivid, for delivery to your door 🙂