Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Small Business (Part 1 of 2)

May 1 12:00 pm — 1:30 pm

Event Details

AI for Small Biz is a two-part series over two days: May 1 and May 2, each 12-1:30pm. You only need to register once for both sessions.

Part 1 (May 1): Intro to AI for Small Business

Part 2 (May 2): Chat-GPT for Small Business: How to Use/Demo

Are you curious (or confused??) about how artificial intelligence (AI) can help your small business? Join us for this special ‘Small Business Week’ 2-part training covering  Intro of AI for Small Business.  

This Part 1 session explores:

This introductory workshop covers:

  • AI overview
  • Accessing AI
  • How AI can be used — practical business examples (mini demo)
  • Platforms, focused on text generation, but also touching upon imagery

The information provided in this webinar and any supplementary materials provided to registrants are intended for educational and informational purposes only and does not constitute professional financial or legal advice. No registrant should act or fail to act on the basis of any material contained in this webinar without obtaining proper financial, legal or other professional advice specific to their situation. The Northern CaliforniaSmall Business Development Center, and its host, the HSU Sponsored Programs Foundation, specifically disclaims any liability, loss or risk, personal or otherwise, which is incurred as a consequence, directly or indirectly, of the use and application of any of the information presented in this webinar. By registering for this webinar you acknowledge and agree that you have read, understood, accept and agree to the above disclaimer and that under no circumstances shall the Northern California Small Business Development Center or it’s host, the HSU Sponsored Programs Foundation, be held liable for any claims, losses, or damages of any kind or nature arising out of or in any way related to the information provided in this webinar and/or the registrant’s use of or reliance on said information.

Taught by Lead Business Advisor Cathy Balach and Dr. Dene Starks-McGee

Lead Business Advisor Cathy Balach is a Marketing expert with Solano-Napa SBDC. She is passionate about all things online marketing — especially strategic marketing, website design, content development, email communications, and marketing media.

Cathy has worked for PepsiCo, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, and three startups of her own. With over 15 years of experience consulting and mentoring small businesses, Cathy has worked with hundreds of start-up and growing businesses in the North Bay.

Dr. Dene’ Starks-McGee is the CEO of DJS Business Solutions and loves helping people plan, optimize, and launch their new business. Dene’ brings over 15 years of business experience.

She has spent the majority of her career in Business Management & Development as well as Organizational Training, gaining experiences in areas of technical assistance, workshop presenting, and business advising.