Trainings and Events

Business Retention and Expansion International offers both in-person and web-based trainings throughout the year in order to educate and train its members in best practices and skills for BRE.

The continuing education workshops hosted by BREI are written and published by certified BRE trainers (unless expressed otherwise) and are designed specifically for our members’ needs.  Additional non-certification webinars are offered throughout the year to help share ideas and practices from fellow members, sponsors, and experts.


Upcoming Events

An Analytics Approach to Business Retention & Expansion

December 15, 2021 
Noon – 1 p.m. Central | Webinar

Extend your knowledge of BRE theory and analytics and participate in a collaborative session that focuses on the technology behind BRE in a modern age.  Discover techniques for gaining further insight into your BRE efforts and methods for helping you move the bar forward in your community.

2022 Business Retention & Expansion International Annual Conference

June 6-10, 2022 (tentative) 
Virtual Format

There is no better way to broaden your knowledge of business retention and expansion than to attend the BREI Annual Conference. This session features a set of international speakers that are experts in the field of BRE. A full agenda and registration details are coming soon.

Registration coming soon…

On-Demand Sessions

Communications Planning for BRE
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2021 Business Retention & Expansion International Conference
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Collaboration: Work Smarter, Not Harder 
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Customer Service is Critical 
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Data That Helps Keep Businesses Moving
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Business Pulse Check: The Entrepreneur Recovery Journey
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Business Opportunities in Disaster: Supply and Demand 
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A View Inside a Global Plan
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Enhancing Rural Business Development Ecosystems One Conversation at a Time
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Boots on the Ground Business Retention and Expansion
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