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Small Business Events and Awards To Check Out
Posted By Laura Leites On May 3, 2014 @ 7:37 pm In Small Business Events | 4 Comments
Want to continue building your skills and those of your team? What about networking with colleagues, peers and potential customers?
All right, we know you want to get involved and not stay stagnant. So we’ve created this handpicked list of upcoming small business events (online and also in the real world) as well as relevant awards programs. So check it out please.
To see a full list or to submit your own event, contest or award listing, visit the Small Business Events Calendar .
Twitter Chat: How You Can Improve Your Signage and Marketing Efforts 
May 13, 2014, Online
Join Anita Campbell, CEO of Small Business Trends along with FedEx on May 13, 2014 at 8pm EST as we discuss the different ways that your small business can improve upon signage and other marketing efforts. We’ll also cover the results from the FedEx Office Signs of Success Survey
Webinar: Top U.S. Cities for Small Business Growth 
May 14, 2014, Online
On Wednesday, May 14 at 3:00 PM (EDT) as part of National Small Business Week, Biz2Credit will host a free webinar, TOP U.S. CITIES FOR SMALL BUSINESS GROWTH, which will delve into the best areas of the country to start and expand a company. The webinar will also cover best sources of capital in 2014, and growth strategies for CPAs and their clients. Be sure to join in!
2014 Stratus Awards for Cloud Companies 
June 02, 2014, Online
Are you using the cloud, helping to accelerate the development and adoption of cloud services? The Stratus Awards recognize companies of all sizes in various categories for their performance, innovation and results. Request Your Entry Kit Now!
Wells Fargo Works Project 
June 30, 2014, Online
The Wells Fargo Works Project is a video or essay contest specifically for small business owners in the United States. To enter for a chance to win, tell your business story. Five small business owner winners will be selected from a pool of 25 finalists. The finalists will each receive $1,000. The five winners will each receive:
• $25,000 for their business.
• Business mentorship tailored to their specific business needs.
• A $5,000 donation in their name made by Wells Fargo to a local eligible non-profit organization in their community.
Wells Fargo is a sponsor of Small Business Trends’ CEO Anita Campbell.
Bizapalooza 2014: Planning and Profits 
July 09, 2014, Online
Bizapalooza gives you a unique opportunity to connect with industry pros who really want to see you do more with your small business. Come as you are to this virtual small-business festival, then walk away with a fresh perspective, loads of free resources, plus practical solutions to fix what’s holding you back. FREE – and with freebie resources. Sponsors needed, too!
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 Introduction to Appreciative Inquiry: Creating What Will Be: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07e8t3x8t533fa6cbc&llr=an5y6tbab
 Alpharetta Business Networking Event: https://alpharetta-tipclub-may2014.eventbrite.com
 Indianapolis Business Networking Event: https://indianapolis-tipclub-may2014.eventbrite.com
 Saddle Brook Business Networking Event: https://saddle-brook-tipclub-may2014.eventbrite.com
 Pittsburgh Business Networking Event : https://pittsburgh-tipclub-may2014.eventbrite.com
 The Politics And Ethics Of Health Care Reform: http://bit.ly/1pHTmu3
 Mastering Social Relations: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/mastering-social-relations-tickets-11257697075
 Schaumburg Business Networking Event: https://schaumburg-tipclub-may2014.eventbrite.com
 St. Louis Business Networking Event: https://st-louis-tipclub-may2014.eventbrite.com
 SUMTech 2014 – An Accounting Technology Panel: https://sumtech.splashthat.com/
 The Power of Authenticity: A Networking Event: http://authenticitypower.eventbrite.com
 Niagara Falls Business Networking Event for May : https://niagara-falls-tipclub-may2014.eventbrite.com
 eMetrics Summit Toronto 2014: http://www.emetrics.org/toronto/2014/
 Predictive Analytics World Toronto 2014: http://www.predictiveanalyticsworld.com/toronto/2014/
 HIPAA – Significant Changes Required by the Final Omnibus Rules: http://bit.ly/1h0ShMP
 HIPAA Enforcement and Portable Devices Today: Are you ready to Handle iPads, Smart Phones, and HHS Auditors: http://bit.ly/1hyxw9X
 Newton Business Networking Event: https://newton-tipclub-may2014.eventbrite.com
 Charlotte Business Networking Event: https://charlotte-tipclub-may2014.eventbrite.com
 Post-Trade Forum 2014: http://finance.flemingeurope.com/post-trade-forum?utm_source=listing_smallbiztrends.com&utm_medium=listing&utm_campaign=BAFC207_home
 Recognition of Android Malware Patterns (RAMP) Competition: http://fsktm.upm.edu.my/~alid/RAMP.htm
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