HPU Next - Opportunities in Workforce Development

Upcoming Training: Transitioning Your Business to Online

Are you looking for ways to pivot and grow your business as customers’ needs change? Or have you wondered how eCommerce, or an online presence, could help you stay connected with your current customers and introduce new customers to your business? HPU is excited to introduce three eCommerce sessions for small business owners who are considering eCommerce and online solutions.

You will walk away with practical insights, basic tools, and checklists, to begin setting up eCommerce for your business. We’ll help you re-frame your business for online success and consider new goals to guide your future business operations.

Session Dates & Registration Info

Attend any or all sessions.

Friday, August 21 - Session 1
Friday, August 28 - Session 2
Friday, September 4 - Session 3

Sessions are delivered online through a virtual workshop from 8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

The cost is $50 per person per session. Please register at least five days prior to the session.

There is limited enrollment. Sign up now to reserve your spot!

You may attend one, two, or three sessions. The series is designed for your success. Each session is 2.5 hours long and is delivered virtually, in an online format. If you successfully complete all three sessions, you will earn an HPU Next Certification of Completion for “Transitioning Your Business Online”.

Session #1: Identifying Technologies for Your Business Goals
- Learn the technologies applicable to your business today and identify how to select only the needed technologies for your individual business goals

Session #2: Elements for General eCommerce Business Set-Up
- Identify all the elements to get an online store and general eCommerce business up and running that can still complement your existing work

Session #3: Defining Marketing Needs and Tools for Your Customer Base
- Define the marketing needs your business now has as you consider different customer base and identify tools that will help you connect.

Speaker Bio – Jamie Champagne

Jamie Champagne is a small business owner of Champagne Collaborations, where she provides business analysis to tackle organizational change. She has held various positions in the field of knowledge information, business analysis, and information technology. She has worked for organizations such as The Queen’s Medical Center, Hawaiian Telcom, Bank of Hawaiʻi, and the Department of the Navy.

Jamie has been a Management Information System Instructor at Hawaiʻi Pacific University for over 5 years. She holds a Master of Science Degree in Information Systems and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Mathematics. Find the solutions you need to advance your business ahead of the competition.

Membership Discount
In support of Hawaiʻi’s small businesses, HPU is pleased to offer a 20% discount for members of the Hawaiʻi Employers Council, the Chamber of Commerce of Hawaiʻi, and the Small Business Association (Hawaiʻi District).


We can't wait to see you online! 

If you have questions, you can reach us by email at hpuNEXT@hpu.edu