"Knowledge Bites" SVEP Webinar Series

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Second and Fourth Tuesdays "Knowledge Bites" SVEP Webinar Series

What: Starting July 2017, the Southern Vermont Economy Project at BDCC will be hosting a bi-monthly quick hit webinar series called “Knowledge Bites.” The individual webinars will be 30 minutes long, including 20 minutes of presentation and 10 minutes of questions from participants. The series to be recorded and archived at www.brattleborodevelopment.com/knowledge-bites/.

The goal of this webinar series is to provide a high level introduction to economic and workforce development programs, resources, and tools. Information will be provided at the end of each session on where participants can get more in depth assistance utilizing the resource.

When: These webinars will be held virtually at 12pm on the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month.

Where: The webinars will be hosted on the platform FreeConfereceCall. Visit this webpage to view instructions on how to connect.

Register: Please register for the individual sessions through the Eventbrite page


The First Four Session:

July 11th, 12:00-12:30 pm

"How do I find useful labor data on the new VT Department of Labor website?"

Topic: Vermont Department of Labor website and labor data

Presenter: Kevin Stapleton, VT DOL

Audience: Municipalities, nonprofits, businesses, regional agencies, private entities


July 25th, 12:00-12:30 pm

"USDA Rural Development has housing programs, can you tell me more about them?"

Topic: USDA Rural Development housing programs

Presenter: Jon-Michael Muise, USDA Rural Development VT/NH Office

Audience: Municipalities, nonprofits, businesses, regional agencies, private entities


August 8th, 12:00-12:30 pm

"How do I find an intern for my business/how do I become an intern?"

Topic: BDCC & Six College Collaborative Internship Program and the BCRC Internship Program

Presenter: Kristin Mehalick, Brattleboro Development Credit Corporation and Michelle Marrocco, Bennington County Regional Commission

Audience: Business owners in Windham and Bennington counties, college students/recent grads


August 22nd, 12:00-12:30 pm

"How do I utilize the Brownfields Program hosted by Windham Regional Commission?"

Topic: Windham Region Brownfields Reuse Initiative (WRBRI)

Presenter: Susan McMahon, Windham Regional Commission

Audience: Windham region municipalities, nonprofits, businesses, regional agencies, private entities