Bridge to Success Recruitment is Open!
The Bridge to Success project is focusing on building the capacity of Native American micro-enterprises in Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona. Small business owners participate in a peer mentoring and exchange program designed to enhance their ability to provide contractual services to the federal government, tribal entities, and minority supplier development programs offered by large corporations.
ONABEN is currently recruiting new members for the 2018 cohort year.
This year's learning events are scheduled for:
February 20 - Web Presentation
February 28 & March 1 - Tulsa, OK
March 20 - Web Presentation
April 19 and 20 - Phoenix AZ
May TBD - Web Presentation
June 6 and 7 - Albuquerque NM
July TBD - Web Presentation
August TBD - Web Presentation
Some of the topics we will be exploring this year are:
Financing your growth for procurement opportunities
Procurement vs Purchasing
Procurement and Cost Accounting models
Procurement trends and opportunities
Minority certifications opening procurement doors
Business development and leadership
Networking for business success
If you would like to learn more about this program and view a list of current and past participants, visit our website at onaben.org. To apply to be a member, contact an ONABEN staff member by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.