98% of Portland’s 19,200 neighborhood businesses have 5 or fewer employees but provide more than 270,000 jobs. These small businesses create and keep more local … Keep Reading ››
How ‘The City That Works’ Actually Works: Making Your Voice Heard – Venture Portland Training
How do you influence City Hall when there’s an issue impacting your business or your district? Navigating the world of elected officials, City bureaus, budgets and decision-making takes strategy and know-how. Venture Portland will help you decide how and when to take positions, be an effective advocate, cultivate relationships with elected officials and staff, write effective letters and give testimony. You’ll also learn the legal nuts and bolts of advocacy and elections.
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