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Global Entrepreneurship Week: Established Business Track

  • Tulsa City Hall 175 East 2nd Street Tulsa, OK, 74103 United States (map)

For established Tulsa businesses. If your business is up, running and doing well, but you’d like to push it to the next level, this is the track for you.

Date: Wednesday, November 14
Venue: Tulsa City Hall
Cost: $25 (includes all Beginners Track workshops, lunch on Wednesday, and admission to all GEW 2018 evening events)

Schedule- More Details Below:
Registration @ 8:00am - 8:30am
Navigating City Hall @ 8:30am - 10:00am
Building an Exceptional Team@ 10:15am - 11:45am
B2B Networking: Find the Gems in Your Own Backyard @ Noon - 1:30pm
Leveling Up @ 1:45pm - 3:15pm
Going Global @ 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Engage Globally @ 4:30pm - 6:00pm (Location: Cyntergy)

Sponsored by The Tulsa Regional Chamber, The Lobeck Taylor Family Foundation, The OSU Riata Center and 36 Degrees North.

Navigating City Hall @ 8:30am - 10:00am
In this session, Development Services Liaison Keri Fothergill will take participants through the process of working with the city.  Rather than lecturing on each of the various departments and permits, Keri will take you through each department and provide introductions to key staff.

Key Takeaways:

  • Understand what city permits you need for your business or project

  • Know where to obtain permits and who to contact with any questions

Building an Exceptional Team @ 10:15am - 11:45am
As your business grows, it's critical to find the best talent to grow with your business. If tired you're tired of seeing the same candidates for every position and are wondering where all the great talent is hiding, attend this workshop hosted by Mosaic on bridging the talent gap and thinking outside the box to get the talent you need!

Key Takeaways:

  • Understand the role of cultural competency recruiting talent

  • Learn about unique sources for sharing opportunities to diverse populations

  • Learn how to create inclusive culture for dynamic organizations

B2B Networking: Find the Gems in Your Own Backyard @ Noon - 1:30pm
Do you think your business a hidden gem? Or are you tired of going to Dallas, Kansas City or elsewhere because you can’t seem to find the right vendor in Tulsa? Come to this event to find what you’re looking for- right here in our city.

Key Takeaways:

  • Promote your business to other local companies

  • Find the best local vendors

  • Connect with other Tulsa business leaders

Leveling Up @ 1:45pm - 3:15pm
Are you feeling stuck? Have things become complex and chaotic? Hitting the ceiling is inevitable. The business lifecycle is almost always growth spurts followed by plateaus (ceilings). But simple and practical tools can be implemented, so your company can break through the ceiling quicker and experience another growth spurt.

This workshop, hosted by EOS Coach Nate Brim, will help stablished businesses of any size:

  • Learn five leadership abilities to help break through the ceiling

  • Get simple and practical tools to implement in your organization

Going Global @ 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Are you ready to take your business to the next level by exporting outside the United States? The global market is a huge opportunity and potentially a big risk. Learn from State and Federal representatives plus local experts about the regulatory, cultural and business implications of going international.

Key Takeaways:

  • Identify if, where and how you should expand internationally

  • Find the local resources available to help you go international

  • Understand the first steps necessary for being “export ready”

Engage Globally @ 4:30pm - 6:00pm

The TU Global Scholars’ connections with international partners, the Tulsa Global Alliance, and home grown entrepreneurs all enhance the university, our city and worldwide interconnected ecosystem. Bringing Global Game Jam, as well as mentors from international companies like Mozilla, TU continues to build their 'Culture of Innovation'. The reception introduces and features some of the best of these efforts. Join us to meet those involved, learn more about and celebrate these initiatives.

Earlier Event: November 13
Tulsa UX
Later Event: November 14
Tulsa Startup Series Demo Day