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These virtual events will teach you the importance of cyber security, explain what the Affordable Healthcare Act means for your small business and more

September 20, 2013

Gain knowledge about issues that could potentially affect your business.

The 5th annual Hiscox DNA of an Entrepreneur survey revealed that 50% of small business owners conducted no training in 2012. Time is limited when you’re a small business owner or entrepreneur,  but training is essential. Melinda Emerson, best known as the SmallBizLady, recently asked in a blog post, “When is the last time you sharpened your knife in your small business?” Was it within the last three months?

Time is short for small business owners, so we’ve put together a list of virtual events you can attend. Sign up to participate in one of the upcoming webinars featured below.

Tuesday, September 24th

5 Ways to Market Your Business and Increase Your Profits When You’re Always on the Go

Small business owners and entrepreneurs are busy. Attend this webinar to learn how to maximize the value of your relationships with your target market. Leave the webinar with three ways to use the Internet to build your brand and how to create carefully-established relationships.

Wednesday, September 25th

The 10 Things You Need to Know to Run a Successful Family Business

Over 70% of all businesses are family run or family managed. Join the National Federation of Independent Business as they share tips about the most important element to family business success, how to prepare the next generation for success and more.

Thursday, September 26th

What the New Healthcare Law Means for Your Small Business

The new healthcare law, the Affordable Care Act, can be confusing. This hour-long webinar will help attendees understand who’s eligible for the small business tax credit and what new federal and state provisions will be implemented due to the new law.

Thursday, October 3rd

Cyber Security: What You Absolutely, Positively Need to Know

This webinar is designed to get small businesses up to speed about securing their cyber assets. Attendees will learn about the steps needed to protect the hardware that powers their network, how to go mobile, working in the cloud and more.

Thursday, October 10th

Need Tips to Start or Grow Your Small Business? Ask the Experts!

Get specific questions you may have about launching and growing a business from small business experts and owners. This webinar is in conjunction with the Small Business Administration (SBA). Submit your small business questions prior to the webinar at moneywebinars@aarp.org.

Thursday, October 17th

How to REALLY Start a Business

The Company Corporation’s monthly Twitter chats provide an outlet for small business owners and entrepreneurs to get their business questions answered. The October Twitter chat is in conjunction with SCORE.