National Small Business Week 2016 Webinars

nationalsmallbusinessweekSBA In celebration of National Small Business Week (May1-7), our friends at the Small Business Administration have organized several FREE webinars Downtowners will find useful:

Cloud, Mobile, and Social: Great Apps and Services That Will Grow Your Business Tuesday, May 3 | 3:00PM ET (1Hour)

Watch and learn from small business experts, Gene Marks and Ramon Ray, as they discuss the latest trends, tips, and services to help you grow, manage, and increase your profits. You'll discover how to leverage cloud, mobile, and social technologies that will allow you to stand out from your competition.

Access to Capital and Business Loans: Best Practices Wednesday, May 4 | 4:00PM ET (1 Hour)

Cash is the lifeblood of any business yet access to capital, managing business finances, and navigating sources of finance are some of the most challenging areas for business owners and can make or break any enterprise. Sam's Club has teamed up with Small Business Majority's Rhea Aguinaldo and Accion's Jennie Motto Mesterharm to help entrepreneurs and small business owners bring finance into focus for long term success. Participants will learn background on the small business loan market and providers as well as how to identify the right type of financial product for the business need.

Tips for Getting Your Business Financially Fit Thursday, May 5 | 3:00PM ET (1 Hour)

Understanding the fiscal condition of your business is critical when managing daily duties, planning for the long-term and making consequential decisions. But that means more than simply knowing what's in your bank account.

Join Intuit QuickBooks in this interactive webinar, where you'll learn practical, actionable tips for improving the financial fitness of your small business.

For a wide variety of business-related information, be sure to check out the SBA's selection of blogs.