Dallas (PRESS RELEASE – June 8, 2010) — Furthering its ongoing commitment to small business success, AT&T today announced it will broadcast a live web seminar on June 10th entitled “Simple Practices for Managing Your Technology.” This webcast, featuring author and technology expert Aliza Sherman, is part of a series of instructional webinars and training courses that are available through AT&T’s small business Web site, www.att.com/SmallBusinessInSite.
Sherman, one of the Top 50 People Who Matter Most on the Internet according to Newsweek, is a Web pioneer, online marketing expert, published author, international speaker and regular contributor to national magazines and web sites. She founded the first woman-owned, full-service Internet company, Cybergrrl, Inc., in 1995 and founded Webgrrls International, the first women’s Internet networking group. She is currently co-owner of social media marketing firm, Conversify!. Joining Sherman will be Rias Muhamed, director of Small Business Technology Support Services for AT&T.
Technology is critical to the success of today’s small businesses and supporting that technology investment has never been more important. This webinar will highlight the unique issues related to mobile technology support, as well as cover strategies for managing software updates, platform migrations, securing and backing up critical data and trouble shooting. Specific case studies will be presented showing several real-world technology support options including AT&T’s technology support capabilities for online data backup and computer support services.
Thursday, June 10 at 1:30 p.m. ET.
Aliza Sherman will be answering user-submitted questions on the AT&T Small Business Facebook page (www.facebook.com/ATTSmallBiz) for 30 minutes immediately following the webinar. Visitors are encouraged to post questions on the Facebook wall where she can address them.
Participants can register for the event by visiting http://go-att.us/June10Webinar and join the post-webinar discussion at www.facebook.com/ATTSmallBiz.
In addition to free online seminars, AT&T Small Business InSite provides small business owners – at no charge – with technology tips; advice on starting, managing and relocating a small business; money-saving promotional offers from leading brands that serve small business needs; the ability to submit questions and receive one-on-one expert advice; information on AT&T products and services; and easy access to AT&T’s online support, e-bill and account-management services.
Small businesses looking to find information about AT&T products and services can visit www.att.com/SmallBusiness.
Additionally, real-time information can be found on the AT&T Small Business Facebook page (www.facebook.com/ATTSmallBiz) and Twitter channel (www.twitter.com/smallbizInSite).
AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) is a premier communications holding company. Its subsidiaries and affiliates – AT&T operating companies – are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and around the world. With a powerful array of network resources that includes the nation’s fastest 3G network, AT&T is a leading provider of wireless, Wi-Fi, high speed Internet and voice services. A leader in mobile broadband, AT&T also offers the best wireless coverage worldwide, offering the most wireless phones that work in the most countries. It also offers advanced TV services under the AT&T U-verse and AT&T |DIRECTV brands. The company’s suite of IP-based business communications services is one of the most advanced in the world. In domestic markets, AT&T Advertising Solutions and AT&T Interactive are known for their leadership in local search and advertising. In 2010, AT&T again ranked among the 50 Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE magazine.