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Waste360 Business Leadership Forum
WASTE360 BUSINESS LEADERSHIP FORUM
August 10-14, 2020
Structure and strategy are two of the most important factors in running a successful business. The Waste360 Business Leadership Forum, hosted by Comerica, is designed for small to midsized environmental services companies looking for business and financial strategies that go beyond day-to-day operat...

Small Business Owners Growth Summit.
SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS GROWTH SUMMIT.
September 23-25, 2020
Small Business Owners Growth Summit where you will learn enough about marketing to effectively manage outsourced marketing vendors or staff to get you the results your business needs without wasting marketing dollars.

Small Business Owners-Growth Summit
SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS-GROWTH SUMMIT
September 23-25, 2020
Small Business Owners Growth Summit where you will learn enough about marketing to effectively manage outsourced marketing vendors or staff to get you the results your business needs without wasting marketing dollars.

Small Business Cybersecurity
SMALL BUSINESS CYBERSECURITY
December 10-10, 2020
Learn the facts of Cyber Attacks, tools to assess and create your Cyber Plan Action and the available training and events: • Cybersecurity Common Attacks Threat: Malware, Phishing; • Assess Your Business Risk; • Planning and Assessment Tools; • Cyber Plan Action Items; Cybersecur...

West Coast Small Business Defense Contracting Summit.
WEST COAST SMALL BUSINESS DEFENSE CONTRACTING SUMMIT.
December 16-17, 2020
Join defense contractors nationwide and attend the 4th Annual West Coast Small Business Defense Contracting Summit which will be held in San Diego, CA. The Summit will consist of morning and afternoon general sessions; the latest details on new contracting opportunities; and a networking lunch with ...

Funding for your New or Existing Small Business: Cleveland
FUNDING FOR YOUR NEW OR EXISTING SMALL BUSINESS: CLEVELAND
December 17-17, 2020
Small business owners, as well as individuals interested in starting a business, can discover how to obtain financing for their venture by attending this free U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) seminar from 10:00 am to noon. You will learn about financing options available through SBA-backed l...

2021 SMALL BUSINESS CONFERENCE
2021 SMALL BUSINESS CONFERENCE
January 25-27, 2021
The National 8(a) Small Business Conference is the premier supplier diversity event for small businesses. The Conference offers educational sessions, matchmaking, networking and resources for all small businesses including: minority, aspiring, current and graduate 8(a), HUBZone, SDVOB, VOSB, SDB, WO...

National Small Business Federal Contracting Summit – Spring 2021
NATIONAL SMALL BUSINESS FEDERAL CONTRACTING SUMMIT – SPRING 2021
March 03-04, 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) dollarsAccess to federal agencies and prime contractors (scroll to the bottom of the page to see the list of agencies and pri...

B2B EXPO & Seminar 2021
B2B EXPO & SEMINAR 2021
April 22-23, 2021
Presented By News Xtend, The Business Essentials Seminar Series Comprises Free Daily Sessions That Focus On Topics Critical To SME Growth And Success In 2021. Hear From Industry Experts, Successful Entrepreneurs, Government Representatives, And C-Level Executives On Topics Including New Business Opp...

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 agencies and pr...

Small Business Expo Atlanta.
SMALL BUSINESS EXPO ATLANTA.
December 02-02, 2021
Small Business Expo is Atlanta'S BIGGEST business networking & educational event for Small Business Owners & Entrepreneurs. Small Business Expo helps small business owners, start-ups and entrepreneurs like you take their business to the next level. Come join other passionate Atlanta Busi...

SPOTLIGHT

Whatever business you are in, your pricing strategy is one of the most important decisions you will face. Setting a price that is too high, or too low, will – at best – stifle your business’ growth prospects. At worst, it could seriously damage your sales and cash flow. Mixing a ma

AUG 07, 2020 | 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
TAX SAVING STRATEGIES FOR SMALL BUSINESSES
Do you want to know the 10 key strategies small business owners can use reduce their Federal and Washington taxes on their businesses and themselves? Do you want to see how other small business owners have used these to save lots of taxes? If you answered "yes", you need to attend this wor...
AUG 13, 2020 | 10:00am
EMAIL MARKETING QUICKSTART
We understand that kick-starting your email marketing strategy can be a daunting task. It takes all of the things that small businesses and non-profits don't seem to have- time, effort and budget. This webinar is designed to assist you with finally taking the email marketing leap that you've...
SEP 08, 2020 | 11:00am
SMALL BUSINESS FEDERAL CERTIFICATIONS WORKSHOP
Do you currently sell, or are you interested in selling, your goods or services to the federal government? If so, please join this webinar hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration as we discuss small business certifications to give your firm an edge in the lucrative government contracting ar...
SEP 08, 2020 | 9:00am to 12:00pm
PRICING STRATEGIES: PRICING AND COSTING YOUR PRODUCT
Whatever business you are in, your pricing strategy is one of the most important decisions you will face. Setting a price that is too high, or too low, will – at best – stifle your business’ growth prospects. At worst, it could seriously damage your sales and cash flow. Mixing a ma...
SEP 08, 2020 | 1:00pm to 4:00pm
BUSINESS PLANNING FOR DEVELOPING BUSINESSES.
Starting a business is tough. Growing a business sustainably can be even tougher. That’s why business strategy is so important for sustained growth. Build your growth plan and transition successfully to the next stage of business by attending this fascinating seminar hosted by Bill Erichson, P...
SEP 11, 2020 | 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
LEGAL BASICS THAT SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS NEED TO KNOW
Want to know about choosing the right entity for your business? Want to ensure you know the difference between an employee and an independent contractor? Want to avoid some of the pitfalls in leasing arrangements? Look no further!!
SEP 16, 2020 | 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
BECOME A SMALL BUSINESS OWNER THROUGH FRANCHISING
Franchising is a great way to become what you always wanted to be: a Small Business Owner. But before you take that big step, it’s important to learn from those who have lived and breathed franchising for many years. This workshop gives you the unique opportunity to hear from two experts on fr...
SEP 17, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 1:30pm
FREE AND LOW COST SMALL BUSINESS RESOURCES
Whether you are starting a business or have been in business for years, you’ll learn something new from this webinar! There is a wealth of free and low cost resources available to you as a small business owner. We’ll cover SBA and our resource partners, great websites for online learning...
SEP 22, 2020 | 9:00am to 12:00pm
BUSINESS VIABILITY 1: THE BREAK-EVEN ANALYSIS
No matter how good your idea for a product or service is, it doesn’t automatically translate into a successful business. Avoid the pitfalls of launching your business based solely on your idea. Join Bill Erichson, Pacific Training Innovations for Business Viability 1 and learn how to identify ...
OCT 15, 2020 | 11:00am
APPRECIATING YOUR BUSINESS AND YOUR CUSTOMERS
Small business owners are very busy and rarely have time to reflect on the work they’ve done, the customers they’ve helped and to plan a strategy moving forward. This seminar will discuss ways to show appreciation for existing customers, how to utilize these relationships to attract new ...
DEC 17, 2020 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 pm
WINNING FEDERAL CONTRACTS FOR YOUR SMALL BUSINESS WEBINAR
What you will learn - our 4 steps to entering the federal marketplace: How to self-certify yourself as a small business - understanding NAICS codes, Does the Federal Government buy what you sell - understanding set-asides, Is it for you - registrations and certifications, How to market your business...
CELEBRATE NATIONAL SMALL BUSINESS WEEK! NOW LET’S CELEBRATE EXPENSE REPORTS
You probably never thought that one day you would be celebrating how easy expense reporting could be at your company. But wouldn’t it be great if you had easy, scalable, and efficient expense reporting, with built-in guidelines and great insight into how employees are spending money? Just imagine ho...
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 prospects...
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 functiona...
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 cash-flow, ...
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.