SMBs might lack the resources and IT budgets of larger enterprises, but it’s not holding them back when it comes to innovation. In many cases, SMBs are quicker to adopt new ways of working. With the business productivity apps available today, SMBs are able to give employees more powerful and user-friendly tools than organizations 10x their size. Despite the high stakes, many SMBs are failing to take basic precautions.
In this webinar you will:
Take care of the basics of cybersecurity
Review security training and awareness for your employees
Review solutions that can help cover the basics including CylancePROTECT, DNS Safeguard, Rapid Response Retainer (RRR) and Security professional services
User and device security protocols
Elizabeth Gore, Co-Founder and President of Hello Alice with host Ramon Ray of Smart Hustle Media
With a new roadmap to success, small business owners are growing stronger together. Learn how Elizabeth Gore, co-founder of Hello Alice, believes we can empower what she calls the "new majority" of entrepreneurs.
Co-founder and President of HelloAlice, supporting the largest community of small business owners launch and grow, Elizabeth Gore, talks about resources available to the new small business majority (women, people of color, persons with disabilities and veterans). Elizabeth will share data and trends to help small business owners increase success.
HelloAlice (helloalice.com), a free multi-channel platform powered by AI technology, guides businesses owners by providing access to funding, networks and services.
Melinda Emerson, Entrepreneur, Host of #Smallbizchat LIVE
Marketing practices have dramatically changed with the onset of the COVID-19. This rapidly changing environment has presented both new opportunities & challenges for small businesses. This webinar will provide attendees with the ability to better understand digital marketing strategy and find potential untapped marketing opportunities for their small businesses. If you haven’t quite figured out how to build a standout brand online, you need an effective strategy. Let Melinda Emerson “SmallBizLady” walk you through an Internal Digital Marketing Reboot. Attendees will learn how to build a strong website, generate leads, build sales funnels and have an effective email marketing program. You’ll leave this webinar with a marketing plan to survive and thrive long after COVID-19.
All attendees will receive a free e-book: How to Recession-Proof Your Business.
Attendees will learn:
• Elements of A Successful Digital Marketing Strategy
• How to Attract Leads or Potential Customers
• 6 Cs of Social Media Marketing
• Sales Funnel Best Practices
• Post COVID19 Action Plan
John M. Blackstock Deputy District Director New Jersey District Office with Host Julie Hyman, Yahoo Finance
Next up in the Small Business Webinar Series, host Julie Hyman speaks with John Blackstock of the Small Business Administration of NJ. You’ll hear updates about federal coronavirus stimulus programs and have an opportunity to ask questions.
Mike Michalowicz, SBA Entrepreneur of the Year, Author of Fix This Next
In the first of the Verizon Small Business Webinar Series, Mike Michalowicz shares hands-on expertise in small business survival for challenging times - from strategic planning and cash flow to taxes. Mike talks live with our host, Ramon Ray, to offer specific steps you can take now and how to be ready to grow after the crisis. Mike Michalowicz is the entrepreneur behind three mutli-million dollar companies and author of Profit First, Clockwork, The Pumpkin Plan and Fix This Next.
Learn how Brett Druger of the Dental Family in Westfield, NJ took their office completely digital. He will share their transformation from paper charts to fully digital patient records, imaging and the ability to 3-D print same day crowns.
Dana Albert of Yahoo Small Business will share secrets on how to stand out online and update your business information across search engines, social networks, maps and more from one dashboard and how to enhance your listing to attract new customers the moment they search. We all know how damaging bad reviews can be to a business - he will share the best tools to track and enhance your online reputation on review sites. He will also show you actionable reports on how visitors interact with your listings by tracking everything from profile views to calls and get competitive insights.
When every call matters, being ready is always the right answer. Learn how VoIP can enable you to control your business identity, integrate all your mobile devices, improve the caller experience, promote your business and streamline management.
Affordable ways to find new customers now.Steve Strauss: Author and senior USA Today small business columnist with Host Julie Hyman, Yahoo Finance anchor[[ webcastStartDate * 1000 | amDateFormat: 'MMM D YYYY h:mm a' ]]46 mins