National Women’s Small Business Month is October. In honor of that beginning on October 4th the Small Business Administration will be hosting four webinars for women looking to start and grow a small business.
“Each week in October, SBA’s web chat series will feature experts who will give advice to women on how to put together business plans, navigate the challenges of entering competitive markets, and establish the foundation for a successful, profitable enterprise.Each week in October, SBA’s web chat series will feature experts who will give advice to women on how to put together business plans, navigate the challenges of entering competitive markets, and establish the foundation for a successful, profitable enterprise.” [source]
Here are the dates to note:
Oct. 4, 3 p.m. ET: “Starting and Growing Your Business” with Erin Andrew, of SBA’s Office of Entrepreneurial Development. Participants can join the live web chat, and also post questions beforehand by visiting www.sba.gov, and clicking on the web chat event under “What’s New.”
Oct. 11, 4 p.m. ET “Finding Capital” with Jeanne Hulit, Associate Administrator, Office of Capital Access http://web.sba.gov/livemeeting/public/dsp_meeting_view.cfm?meetngid=184
Oct. 16, 3 p.m. ET “Contracting with the Federal Government” with John Shoraka, Associate Administrator, Office of Government Contracting and Business Development http://web.sba.gov/livemeeting/public/dsp_meeting_view.cfm?meetngid=185
Oct. 25, 2 p.m. ET “Business Opportunities for Young Women” with Ana Harvey, Assistant Administrator for the Office of Women’s Business Ownership http://web.sba.gov/livemeeting/public/dsp_meeting_view.cfm?meetngid=186
For more woman-owned business resources from SBA please click here. Also there to answer your questions as always are our Loan Experts. You can contact one in your area by clicking here or by calling directly to 800/611.5170