National Small Business Week (NSBW) is Now!

NSBW (April 30th - May 6th) is an annual event hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration to recognize the nation’s top small businesses, entrepreneurs, small business advocates, and champions. Join the conversation by following #SmallBusinessWeek on Twitter and by taking part in these free webinars: The U.S. Economic Outlook and Its Impact on Small Businesses Presented by Visa May 2, 2017 | 2:00-3:00 PMET Description: Join Visa Economist, Jay Hawkins, as he shares the near-term outlook for the U.S. economy including the health of small businesses, consumer spending, housing prices and more. Click here to register

5 Fabulous Habits of Local Business Champions Presented by YP May 3, 2017 | 2:00-3:00 PM ET Description: Learn how to go from being a local business owner to a local business CHAMPION. Click here to register

Grow Your Business Online Presented by Google May 3, 2017 | 4:00-5:00 PM ET Description: People no longer “go” online, they live online. More than ever, it’s important for businesses to show up in the critical moments when potential customers search for answers, products, and services they need. In this session, we’ll introduce the basics of connecting with customers online, including reaching local customers with a free business listing, search engine optimization tips to help your website be found, and an introduction to online advertising. Click here to register

The Future of Small Business Innovation Presented by Salesforce May 4, 2017 | 2:30-3:30 PM ET Description: Salesforce LIVE webcast “The Future of Small Business Innovation” — find out how some of the world’s most successful companies are using innovation to propel business growth. Click here to register

How to Write Your Email Content in 15 Minutes or Less Presented by Constant Contact May 4, 2017 | 3:30-4:30 pm ET Description: Struggling to find the words, images, and the right calls-to-action that make the biggest impact with your email marketing? With just about 15 minutes and an easy-to-follow formula, you can kick writer’s block to the curb and be confident that you’ll know exactly what to say to create an effective email marketing message. Click here to register

Find the Hidden Money in America Presented by Chase May 4, 2017 | 5:00-6:00 PM ET Description: There are so many hidden opportunities available to entrepreneurs, but many don’t know where to look for them. If you don’t take advantage of these opportunities, in the form of grants, contracts, government programs, and private sector resources, you are leaving money on the table. In this webinar, best-selling author, Nely Galán, gives advice on how and where to pursue the hidden money in America. Click here to register