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The Small Business Bootcamp Summit 2021

THE SMALL BUSINESS BOOTCAMP SUMMIT 2021

June 11-13, 2021
Have you ever wondered how businesses scale to 7-figures or more a month?
Great minds from all different industries will be gathering to find the answer to this and many other questions.
The speakers are some of the brightest business minds and they will give you ideas that you can use...

Small Businesses: Good Food for All”

SMALL BUSINESSES: GOOD FOOD FOR ALL”

June 16-17, 2021
All over the world, small and medium-sized businesses make billions of decisions that shape our food systems for the better, providing food that is more healthy, sustainable and equitable. Join us in bringing SME voices and examples to the centre of future policy and business decisions. This interac...

THE SMALL BUSINESS EXPO 2021

THE SMALL BUSINESS EXPO 2021

June 21-22, 2021
The Biggest Gathering of Canadian Small and Medium Enterprises
CanadianSME is a huge supporter of small and medium-sized businesses. We are very excited to announce the CanadianSME Business Expo 2021. This trade show has been primarily organized for the benefit of small and medium-sized enter...

CanadianSME Small Business Expo 2021

CANADIANSME SMALL BUSINESS EXPO 2021

June 21-23, 2021
The CanadianSME Small Business Expo 2021 is an exclusive virtual event for Canadian small and medium enterprises. It is a Free two-day virtual small business conference taking place on June 21-22, 2021. This expo aims to equip business owners with entrepreneurial resilience during the COVID-19 by ac...

Small Business Leadership Conference

SMALL BUSINESS LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

June 09-11, 2021
The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship, part of the Florida State University College of Business, is pleased to host the 10th annual Small Business Leadership Conference.

Held June 9-11, 2021 at the JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes, the Small Business Leadership Conferenc...

12th Annual National Small Business Contracting Summit | Southeast Conference 2021

12TH ANNUAL NATIONAL SMALL BUSINESS CONTRACTING SUMMIT | SOUTHEAST CONFERENCE 2021

June 03-03, 2021
This popular event boasts a robust agenda that includes:
Increased focus on assuring small business federal contractors secure our fair share of federal contracting (taxpayer) dollars Access to federal agencies and prime contractors (scroll to the bottom of the page to see the list of agencie...

Social Recruiting Strategies Conference

SOCIAL RECRUITING STRATEGIES CONFERENCE

July 25-29, 2021
For nearly a decade, SRSC has continued to help talent acquisition & HR executives and leaders leverage emerging recruiting practices, offering the latest in global recruiting trends, recruitment marketing, candidate engagement, tools and technology.

Experience 21

EXPERIENCE 21

May 18-20, 2021
At Experience 2021, you’ll reimagine what’s possible — and see firsthand what it means to co-create a better experience with agility and speed. Listen to expert sessions from the people who are transforming customer and employee experience as we know it. Join the conversation with ...

 

Webinars

JUN 15, 2021 | 08:00PM
BANKRUPTCY AND DEBT RESTRUCTURING
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about economic turmoil with great financial impact on the small business landscape. An increasing number of small businesses seek out tools for understanding their debt obligations and their options, in and out of court, for managing their business debt. I...
JUN 16, 2021 | 12:00PM
NETWORKING EVENT FOR CREATIVE & ART-BASED BUSINESSES!
Join us for a special networking event just for Creative & Art-based businesses! This will be an opportunity to get to know other small business owners, share challenges, successes, and resources!
JUN 16, 2021 | 9:00AM
CRUCIAL BUSINESS COMPONENTS TO SUCCESS
Join us for webinar 3 of 5 of the Small Business Webinar Series for Business Leaders in a Post COVID World!

Amanda will share the lessons learned in working with small businesses across the country, offering the audience actionable advice on marketing and communication best ...
JUN 16, 2021
SMALL BUSINESS LEGAL CONCERNS
All businesses, large and small, have copyrights and trade secrets. Each type of intellectual property is a valuable asset for a small business. Small business attorney Kelsey Shofner will talk about what is a copyright, what is a trade secret, how they are valuable to small businesses, an...
JUN 17, 2021 | 2:00PM
JUNE 17: CONNECT WITH CUSTOMERS AND MANAGE YOUR BUSINESS REMOTELY
Discover Google Workspace tools that can help you work and manage your small business remotely. Plus, get insights on more online and timely resources for small businesses.
JUN 17, 2021 | 2:00PM
CONNECT WITH CUSTOMERS AND MANAGE YOUR BUSINESS REMOTELY
Discover Google Workspace tools that can help you work and manage your small business remotely. Plus, get insights on more online and timely resources for small businesses.

SOLUTIONS FOR SUCCESS: HOW TO BUILD A SMALL BUSINESS THAT WORKS
Manta joins forces with SmallBizLady Melinda Emerson for this webinar on how to build a successful small business. Whether you're thinking about quitting your day job to start your own company or already own your own small business, this webinar will help you plan effectively and avoid com...
THE THREE SIMPLE AUTO-RESPONDERS EVERY SMART BUSINESS NEEDS
Smart businesses know that great customer relationships are their best marketing tool. This means keeping in regular contact in specific ways. However, remembering to do it at the right times is hard, and what should you be contacting them about anyway? Join Tamsin Fox-Davies of Constant C...
CREATIVE HOLIDAY MARKETING TIPS FOR SMALL BUSINESSES
How can small businesses with modest marketing budgets can stand out and during the holidays? Ivana Taylor of DIY Marketers shares her best tips and tools for connecting with stressed, distracted customers during the busy holiday season.
TOOLS AND TECHNIQUES TO GROW YOUR SMALL BUSINESS CUSTOMERS
Small businesses drive almost 50 percent of US private-sector employment1 and contend with many of the same issues as big businesses, with far fewer resources. Operating in competitive markets with razor thin margins, many are struggling with a host of financial tasks, including managing c...
BIG BUSINESS TOOLS ON A SMALL BUSINESS BUDGET: 3 ESSENTIALS FOR BUSINESS SUCCESS
America’s 23 million small businesses are the heart and soul of our economy. It used be that small business owners could only dream of accessing the powerful technology solutions fueling Fortune 500 companies. Now, in a truly momentous time, small businesses can easily access the same rich...
ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: BEATING THE COMPETITION AS A SMALL BUSINESS OWNER
Modern technology and empowered customers have changed the way small business owners market their business and communicate with prospects and customers. Hear from our expert panelists on how the most successful small business owners are navigating through these changes and how you can turn...

RESOURCES

As your business grows, the time will come to consider taking on employees. When that step happens you need to start managing payroll for your small business.This is an important step as it will invol...

Email marketing can be used for anything; however, the more one uses something, the better the chance they make a mistake. And there's nothing worse than hitting "send", only to realize ...

Personal branding is a prerequisite to building a compelling brand story if you are an entrepreneur. More than your product/brand, people will resonate with your story. Especially if you have a promis...

A business plan is a great way to keep track of operations, understand your finances, and boost profitability.To get started, use our guide on how to write a business plan. It gives you clear advice o...

To help you better understand government contracts, we asked contracting experts and business leaders for their best advice. From cybersecurity training to ensuring worker safety, there are several th...

Entrepreneurs who plan to go into business with one or more other individuals may not realize there are several variations of partnerships to consider. In this article, I’ll describe the differe...

Thousands of businesses, both large and small, require web analytics to understand more about their audience and create a better experience for them. With more businesses going digital, it is of prime...

Running a business isn’t easy, but you’re getting the job done. Nice work.However, you know things can always be done better.You can be more efficient. You can work smarter. You can free-u...

One of the biggest challenges startups and new entrepreneurs face is staying on top of the game. When you don't have many (or any) employees, there is only so much you can do within one workday. N...