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Free Training! SBA Hosts Webinars for National Small Business Week

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Every year since 1963, the Small Business Administration has held National Small Business Week. This year the event will be held May 4-8, and will serve to recognize the critical contributions of America’s small business owners and entrepreneurs. SBA has put together several free trainings for this year’s event. This year’s theme will be “SBA: Dream Big, Start Small.”

This year the SBA has scheduled the following webinars for small business owners in honor of the event:

Do I Have to Pay My Employees for That?

Common and Not-So Common Workplace Scenarios

Join us as we discuss some of the common pay and time-tracking questions ADP’s HR HelpDesk fields every day. Participants will learn about the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), correctly classifying employees as exempt, non-exempt or as an independent contractor, and more.

Monday, May 4, 2015

3:00-4:00 PM Central Time


Register here

The Secrets to Crafting a Digital Footprint

entrepreneurship-networking-advice-1 (1)Consumers are serious researchers. When they are on the hunt for a new product or service, they will search across devices, use multiple sites, and make decisions after reading quality content and reviewing videos and images. Join Steve Strauss, USA Today Small Business columnist, and Jeff Biesman from YP for this action-oriented conversation.

Monday, May 4, 2015

5:00-6:00 PM Central Time

SBA and YP

Register here

What Small Business Owners Need to Know about Liability for Counterfeit Fraud on Chip Card Accounts

Liability for counterfeit fraud on chip card accounts will shift from the chip card issuer to business owners who have not upgraded to chip-activated terminals. Visa will bring together experts to help you understand how new payment technologies impact your business’ bottom line.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

2:00-3:00 PM Central Time

SBA and Visa

Register here

Voluntary Benefits: Not Just For the Big Guys

Many small businesses do not offer benefits. Many business owners don’t think they can afford them, don’t know that their business is large enough to qualify, or think they’re too much of an administrative hassle. But the truth is, you can offer a strong benefits package to your employees, even though your business is small. Join this webinar to learn more about voluntary benefits and how can they help your business.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

3:00-4:00 PM Central Time

SBA and Colonial Life

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Payments as a Trigger for Small Business Growth

PayPal and the SBA present a special National Small Business Week webinar about payments as a trigger for small business growth. Tune in to an interactive discussion featuring Crisloid, a PayPal merchant, and hear how simple steps like adding a payments button to your website can spur growth.

Thursday, May 7, 2015

1:30-2:30 PM Central Time

SBA and PayPal

Register here

Click here for highlights of years past.

For more information please visit sba.gov


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