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Come On Now! Attend One of These Events Or Participate In a Contest

Posted By Laura Leites On March 8, 2014 @ 7:45 pm In Small Business Events | 4 Comments

You know you need to keep your skills sharp, right?  Things change in business, and you don’t want to be left behind.  So be sure to check out these events where you can learn and grow as a business person.  Or enter a contest or award to earn valuable resources and potentially get big publicity for your business.

To see a full list of curated events, contests and awards for small businesses, solo entrepreneurs and growing companies, or to submit your own listing, visit the Small Business Events Calendar [1].



Featured Events, Contests and Awards

Google Hangout to Teach You about forms and surveys on your site [2]Learn to put Forms and Surveys on Your Site! [2]
March 18, 2014, Online

Adding a survey or form to your site has never been easier! Strengthen your brand, bring traffic back to YOUR website (or keep them there longer), and more! Website feedback Lead gen contact customer surveys See the options in action! Put it on you calendar now [2]!


Affiliate Management Days San Francisco 2014 [3]Affiliate Management Days San Francisco 2014 [3]
March 19, 2014, San Francisco, CA

AM Days is the must attend event for affiliate managers who are responsible for their company’s affiliate marketing strategy, management and operations. Whether you have an existing affiliate program or you are creating a new initiative, AMDays offers you valuable insight into how other online retailers are successfully implementing and managing their affiliate programs. Topics include: Affiliate program set up; Affiliate recruitment techniques; Affiliate marketing fraud; M-commerce; and much more.
Hashtag: #AMDays


Affiliate Management Days San Francisco 2014 [4]Brother “Back to Business” Contest [4]
March 19, 2014, Online

Use the Brother CreativeCenter to create awesome marketing collateral for your business. You get a chance to win one of three Brother product prize suites each worth $500+.  And your business will get valuable free publicity on BizSugar and also on Small Business Trends! What are you waiting for? Check out this contest [4].


ICON14 by Infusionsoft [5]ICON14 by Infusionsoft [5]
April 23, 2014, Phoenix, AZ

#ICON14 is the eighth annual conference for small business, hosted by Infusionsoft (previously called Infusioncon). Over 3,000 attendees expected. Confirmed speakers include Seth Godin, JJ Ramberg and Peter Shankman.

Hashtag: #ICON14
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Small Business Book Awards 2014 [6]Small Business Book Awards 2014 [6]
April 30, 2014, Online

The Small Business Book Awards honor the best business books published in 2013, and book resources (such as cover design, copy editing and more). No fee required. Get the recognition your book or resource deserves. Nominate now through April 30, 2014!

Hashtag: #BizBookAwards


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This weekly listing of small business events, contests and awards is provided as a community service by Small Business Trends [30] and SmallBizTechnology [31].


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[7] Stiletto Leadership – Identifying, Accepting and Leveraging Femininity for Small Business Owners: http://bit.ly/1ez6FoP

[8] NYC Business & Entrepreneur Grade-A Networking Mixer: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/nyc-business-entrepreneur-grade-a-networking-mixer-tickets-10162110145

[9] Employment Issues: Looking Forward to 2014: http://www.audiosolutionz.com/1023-conference-employment-issues.php

[10] March Inventor Meeting: http://www.meetup.com/Boston-Inventors-Roundtable/events/160620302/

[11] Healthcare Marketing In the New Health Care Environment ACA : http://bit.ly/1dkTTtk

[12] 18th Annual North American Shared Services & Outsourcing Week: http://www.sharedservicesweek.com

[13] Veteran’s Launching Ventures Program: http://www.veteranslaunchingventures.org/

[14] Business Development Strategies in a Tough Economy – Sales Training: http://www.shulman.sandler.com/forms/show/4678

[15] Navigating Health Care Reform & Your Small Business: http://www.wbdc.org/events/upcomingworkshopsevents/tabid/107/ctl/viewdetail/mid/765/itemid/451/d/20140312/Navigating-Health-Care-Reform--Your-Small-Business.aspx

[16] Is WBE Certification Right For You?: http://www.wbdc.org/events/upcomingworkshopsevents/tabid/107/ctl/viewdetail/mid/765/itemid/450/d/20140312/Is-Certification-Right-For-You%e2%80%9d-.aspx

[17] Workshop: Email Marketing: Simple Strategies for Success: http://www.paacc.com/events/Education-Series-Workshop-Email-Marketing-Simple-Strategies-for-Success-1910/details

[18] HIPAA Breach Update: http://bit.ly/1fR0YF1

[19] Breakfast Briefing: State of the County Address: http://www.paacc.com/events/Breakfast-Briefing-State-of-the-County-Address-1882/details

[20] eMetrics Summit San Francisco 2014: http://bit.ly/1j7jwWs

[21] Predictive Analytics World San Francisco 2014: http://bit.ly/1ck3dgG

[22] Conversion Conference West 2014 San Francisco : http://conversionconference.com/ccw14-home.htm

[23] Innovate 2014: http://www.interneer.com/innovate2014

[24] Text Analytics World San Francisco 2014: http://bit.ly/1alQq0m

[25] Mastering the HIPAA Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules: http://bit.ly/1aQOsST

[26] International Conference on E-Technologies and Business on the Web : http://sdiwc.net/conferences/2014/ebw2014/

[27] Lights, Camera, TransACTION: http://www.worldpay.us/lights-camera-transaction

[28] EY’s “Ready, Set, Grow” Prize, All-Expenses-Paid Trip to Monaco to Present Your Small Business: http://www.ey.com/GL/en/Services/Strategic-Growth-Markets/Center-for-Entrepreneurship-and-Innovation---Ready-Set-Grow

[29] Recognition of Android Malware Patterns (RAMP) Competition: http://fsktm.upm.edu.my/~alid/RAMP.htm

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[31] SmallBizTechnology: http://www.smallbiztechnology.com