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National Small Business Week Virtual Conference

From Tuesday, May 01, 2018 -  10:00am
To Thursday, May 03, 2018 - 12:30pm

National Small Business Week First-Ever Virtual Conference
Conference will feature webinars, mentoring sessions and business resources
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Register now for the #SmallBusinessWeek Virtual Conference!  As part of National Small Business Week, April 29 – May 5, the U.S. Small Business Administration and SCORE, mentors to America’s small businesses, will host the first- ever National Small Business Week Virtual Conference. Watch 12 educational webinars, get free business advice from mentors, pick up free information and resources from sponsors and network with fellow business owners.The webinars are free of charge, but registration is required.


May 1-3, 2018

Webinar: How Changing Consumer Behavior Impacts Your Business - Presented by Google
Date: May 1, 2018
Time: 1-2 p.m. EDT
Description: Technology allows you to understand consumer behavior better than ever. Join this webinar to learn how these insights can help shape your digital marketing plan, and what you can do to position your business for success. Register here.

Webinar: Get New and Repeat Business on Autopilot with Email Marketing - Presented by Constant Contact
Date: May 1, 2018
Time: 4-5 p.m. EDT
Description: Your business thrives on bringing in sales from new and existing customers. Wouldn’t it be great if you could bring in those sales more frequently without having to spend a lot of time doing so? In this webinar by Constant Contact, we’ll show you some simple ways to repeatedly reach customers with email marketing. Register here.

Webinar: The U.S. Economic Outlook and Its Impact on Small Businesses - Presented by Visa
Date: May 2, 2018
Time: 1-2 p.m. EDT
Description: Join Visa’s Senior U.S. Economist Jay Hawkins as he shares the near-term outlook for the U.S. economy including the health of consumer spending, housing prices, and more. You’ll learn how consumer spending preferences are changing, what stock market growth and volatility mean for consumer spending, and what all of this means for small businesses. Register here.

Webinar: Grow Your Business in 2018 - Presented by Square
Date: May 2, 2018
Time: 4-5 p.m. EDT
Description: Join this webinar by Square to learn how to use small business technology tools to streamline your work and give you back valuable time. Register here.

Webinar: Hug Your Haters: How to Embrace Complaints & Keep Your Customers - Presented by Chase for Business
Date: May 3, 2018
Time: 1-2 p.m. EDT
Description: In this webinar sponsored by Chase, Jay Baer, founder of Convince & Convert, reveals brand-new, proprietary research into why and where your customers complain, and why the rise of customer complaints is actually an enormous opportunity. Register here.

Webinar: Sharing Your Story Through Video - Presented by Google
Date: May 3, 2018
Time: 2:30-3:30 p.m. EDT
Description: Today’s consumers can watch video content whenever and wherever they want. This creates an opportunity for businesses to reimagine the role of video content in their marketing strategy. Join this webinar to learn best practices for connecting with consumers through online video. Register here.

For additional information on National Small Business Week, please visit here.

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