The Broadband Technology Initiative helps small, micro, start-up, existing and home based businesses learn how to increase profits through technology tools. Courses offered include:
- Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
- Collaboration Management
- E-Marketing, E-Commerce
- E-Procurement, Financial Management
- Online Communication
- Project Management
- Purchasing & Inventory Management
- Website Development.
This initiative provides participants the opportunity to have one-on-one training with certified instructors in various industry fields. The initiative also helps business owners and business professionals find innovative ways to retain jobs for their employees as well as promote business and job growth. Due to the initiative's online capabilities, business owners and business professionals reduce vehicle miles traveled and are able to benefit from the trainings from their home or office. The initiative provides cost savings to all participants as it is a free service. As a result, the Broadband Technology Initiative has helped create new businesses and has helped existing businesses gain new full and part-time employees.