Small Business Videos

Successful business practices begin with a strong foundation. Northern Initiatives supports small business owners with a multitude of training materials to help promote fundamental business practices. Use our training videos to analyze the making of a successful business and optimize your business practices for future success.

BANKING SERVICES

Featuring:
Gina Thorsen, Jacquart Fabric Products
Bob Sutherland, Cherry Republic

Underwritten in part by: Wells Fargo

BRANDING

Featuring:
Bob Fish, Biggby Coffee
Jonathan Campbell, Lake Effects Associates
Lisa Crumley, Gud Marketing
Chad Jordan, Cravings Popcorn

COMMON ERRORS IN FINANCIAL STATEMENTS

Featuring:
kathy Leone, Northern Initiatives

CREDIT REPORTING

Featuring:
Alicia Frechette, Salon Salon

FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT

Featuring:
Alicia Frechette, Salon Salon
Leslie Burk, Sky Iris

In Partnership with:
The Lundin Foundation & Eagle Mine

FINDING CUSTOMERS

Featuring:
Bob Fish, Biggby Coffee
Lisa Crumley, Gud Marketing
Jonathan Campbell, Lake Effect Associates
Brent Whitten, TentCraft
Amanda Blondeau, Northern Initiatives

INSURANCE

Featuring:
Dave Manson, Blackrocks Brewery
Dan Torres, Border Grill

In Partnership with:
VAST

MAKING SENSE OF YOUR FINANCIAL STATEMENTS

Featuring:
Bob Fish, Biggby Coffee
Kathy Leone, Northern Initiatives

MARKETING STRATEGIES AND TACTICS

Featuring:
Lisa Crumley, Gud Marketing
Bob Fish, Biggby Coffee
Jonathan Campbell, Lake Effect Associates
Brent Whitten, TentCraft
Amanda Blondeau, Northern Initiatives

ORGANIZATION TYPES

Featuring:
Alicia Frechette, Salon Salon
Leslie Burk, Sky Iris

In Partnership with:
The Lundin Foundation & Eagle Mine

RECORD KEEPING

Featuring:
Mike Zacharias, Extreme Tool
Bob Sutherland, Cherry Republic

RISK MANAGEMENT

Featuring:
Dan Torres, Border Grill
Mike Zacharias, Extreme Tool

SALES STRATEGIES

Featuring:
Bob Fish, Biggby Coffee
Sam Short, Potent Potables Project
Brent Whitten, TentCraft
Jonathan Campbell, Lake Effect Associates
Amanda Blondeau, Northern Initiatives

SUCCESSION PLANNING

Featuring:
Gina Thorsen, Jacquart Fabric Products
Alicia Frechette, Salon Salon

In Partnership with:
The Lundin Foundation & Eagle Mine

TAXES

Featuring:
Dave Manson, Blackrocks Brewery
Dan Torres, Border Grill

THE VALUE OF A CASH FLOW BUDGET

Featuring:
Sam Short, Potent Potables Project
Chad Jordan, Cravings Popcorn
Kathy Leone, Northern Initiatives

TIME MANAGEMENT

Featuring:
Mike Zacharias, Extreme Tool
Gina Thorsen, Jacquart Fabric Products

UNDERSTANDING YOUR FINANCIAL RATIOS

Featuring:
Sam Short, Potent Potables Project
Chad Jordan, Cravings Popcorn
Lisa Crumley, Gud Marketing
Kathy Leone, Northern Initiatives

WHAT IS MARKETING?

Featuring:
Sam Short, Potent Potables Project
Lisa Crumley, Gud Marketing
Brent Whitten, TentCraft
Chad Jordan, Cravings Popcorn
Bob Fish, Biggby Coffee
Amanda Blondeau, Northern Initiatives

WHAT IS MARKETING SUCCESS?

Featuring:
Lisa Crumley, Gud Marketing
Brent Whitten, TentCraft
Jonathan Campbell, Lake Effect Associates
Chad Jordan, Cravings Popcorn
Bob Fish, Biggby Coffee
Amanda Blondeau, Northern Initiatives