Navigating PPP 2nd Round

[WEBINAR] January 21st, 10:00 AM ET

On January 21st, Helix Systems has partnered with FiBrick, an accounting firm that transforms companies into profitable powerhouses There is a lot of information out there and we wanted to make sure you got the right information so you can apply and get the funding for your business. Ramona Cedeno, founder of FiBrick will be discussing the new PPP Loan and answering questions about the application process, as well as addressing any concerns around the second round of PPP loans that you may have.

In the Webinar, Ramona discussed the following:

  • Requirements for 1st and 2nd time applicants
  • Calculating the revenue reduction
  • Loan amount and calculation
  • Documents required
  • Getting loan-ready

Leading Through Tough Times

[WEBINAR] June 16th, 1:00 PM ET

On June 16th, Helix Systems is excited to have Timothy Higdon, CEO of the Hearing Health Foundation, to present his thoughts on leadership during challenging times. Timothy Higdon has a list of 10 Leadership tips to help executives, managers, and individuals in leadership roles to improve the way they influence others within an organization.

In the Webinar, Timothy suggested the following for leadership education:

  • Targeting a Great Career (Five O’Clock Club) Paperback by Kate Wendleton
  • The Essential Drucker: The Best of Sixty Years of Peter Drucker’s Essential Writings on Management (Collins Business Essentials). Part of: Collins Business Essentials (15 Books) by Peter F. Drucker
  • The First 90 Days: Proven Strategies for Getting Up to Speed Faster and Smarter, Updated and Expanded by Michael D. Watkins
  • Tim Ferriss Blog:

Tackling Tough Conversations

Employee Furloughs, Terminations & Salary Reductions | [WEBINAR] June 8th, 12:00 PM ET

On June 8th, Helix Systems has partnered with Consensus, a global consulting firm, for a fundamental webinar on Tackling Tough Conversations. Consensus is an organization that specializes in conflict resolution, communication, and leadership development. They’ve worked with companies such as Deloitte and Microsoft, and we’ll have Michael Rosenthal from Consensus to present this critical topic. Michael Rosenthal will share the methodologies that Consensus uses from start to finish when it comes to terminating employees and having conversations about reducing pay.

In the Webinar, Consensus presented the following:

  • The importance of negotiation and collaboration in business
  • Why being able to have difficult conversations with employees is important
  • How to become a better active listener

Marketing for the “New Normal”

Effective communication in times of crisis | [WEBINAR] May 21st, 1200 PM ET

On May 21st, our guest the Sr. Partner of Dedica Group discussed of tailoring your content to drive business in these times. This conversation included how to use various marketing platforms and collaboration to create genuine content that will resonate with audiences.

In the Webinar, we shared the following:

  • What are the 5 C’s and how do they help your communication
  • How to use your marketing platforms
  • The importance of understanding the concerns of your prospective clients
  • How to market in with a more humanistic approach

Healthier Together

Keeping Each Other Safe and Sane | [WEBINAR] May 14th, 12:00 PM ET

On May 14th, our guest Dr. Stephen Hoody, Owner and Director of Nutrition at NOVO discussed the importance of taking care of one’s own health in the upcoming months, including actionable items that people could take to take preventative measures for their health.

In the Webinar, we shared the following:

  • The explanation of what a virus is and how it relates to the current situation
  • The status of COVID-19 in New York
  • How to prepare for the return to the new normal
  • Will COVID-19 return
  • The future of healthcare – medical DNA

Getting Back to Work

Preparing Your Business for Re-Opening | [WEBINAR] May 11th, 1:00 PM ET

On May 11th, our guests the COO and SVP of PeopleCare, Susan Brett, and Principal of Adelsberg Consulting, Gordon Adelsberg discussed the importance of teamwork and culture when businesses start to reopen.

In the Webinar, we shared the following:

  • The importance of creating a culture of safety within the organization
  • The two principles to change culture
  • How to create a COVID-19 taskforce
  • Ways to change the physical environment in the workspace for reopening

What you need to know about SBA Loans

And the Stimulus Package | [WEBINAR] April 9st, 12:00 PM ET

These past few weeks have been unprecedented. With information coming from various sources, it’s difficult to know what the next best steps are to getting the funding needed to keep a business running optimally.

On April 9th, our guest the CEO of the Greater New York Chamber of Commerce, Mark Jaffe will cover key components of how to get financing for both to you and your staff. We will talk about the stimulus package, loans, grants and unemployment assistance.

In the Webinar, we shared the following:

  • Best practices for technology and business continuity
  • How to secure your work from home environment
  • 5 ways to keep your team engaged while working remotely
  • Tips on keeping productivity and spirits up

Small Business Planning for the Next 4 Weeks

Lessons Learned, Moving Forward | [WEBINAR] April 1st, 12:00 PM ET

While many of us are no strangers to business disruption, the past few weeks have been unprecedented. Overnight, office closures and quickly implemented mandatory work from home policies have become standard. As a result, many businesses and employees alike are scrambling to adjust to an unfamiliar work landscape.

On April 1st, we covered key components of how to navigate and thrive in this current environment.

In the Webinar, we shared the following:

  • What we learned over the past 3 weeks: the good, the bad, and the ugly
  • Best practices for technology and business continuity
  • Helpful tips and tricks to keep your team motivated and productive
  • How to optimize your work from home environment
  • What government programs are available to get cash and how to apply now