Small Business Trends is teaming up with Small Biz Technology to bring you this year’s Small Business Influencer Awards.
Nominations are now open but act fast because the deadline is coming up on October 15.
Don’t miss your chance to take part and nominate your favorite influential small business. There are plenty of categories from which to choose: media, experts, leaders, apps, and more! So jump on over to the Small Business Influencer Nominations page and submit your nomination today.
To see a full list or to submit your own event, contest or award listing, visit the Small Business Events Calendar.
Featured Events, Contests and Awards
Small Business Influencer Awards: Nominations Open
October 15, 2015, Online
The 2015 Small Business Influencer Awards is produced by Small Business Trends and Small Biz Technology and honors companies, organizations, vendors, apps and people who have made a significant impact on the North American small business market. Who has influenced your business positively? Or have you created an app that’s influenced small business? Who is your business mentor – have they made a positive impact on your business? Nominate those that have influenced your business today!
Global Small Business Forum
October 23, 2015, Chicago, Illinois
The Global Small Business Forum 2015 held in Chicago will help entrepreneurs and small business owners export successfully and network with their peers. It will answer such questions as: What’s the best way to ship goods? How will I get paid? Do I need a license? Should I sell direct or indirect? Does my business have what it takes to sell in China?
October 28, 2015, Online
Bizapalooza is an online event that begins on October 28, 2015, and brings together the “rock stars” of small business success, entrepreneurial expertise and marketing wisdom, sharing their sought-after insights during this virtual festival — 3 days of Peace, Planning and Profits. Discover the best business building techniques from the world’s leading experts. You’ll rub shoulders with the biggest names and brands in small business marketing, soak up countless tips and new strategies and enjoy extensive networking opportunities all from the comfort of your home, office or local coffee shop. This is a unique opportunity for you to connect face-to-face with the top small business experts while networking with like-minded peers from around the globe.
UnGagged LasVegas 2015
November 9, 2015, Las Vegas, Nevada
UnGagged is a gathering of the smartest, most forward thinking and most courageous SEOs and digital marketers on the planet. For 3 days they get together under one roof, sharing the latest proven techniques. This is an event for technopreneurs, online publishers and SEO professionals. Hear from those who know what they are talking about. No recordings. No pitches. Just pure SEO insights you won’t get anywhere else!
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World Business Forum New York 2015
November 12, 2015, New York, New York
In 2015 the World Business Forum will present two days of powerful stories; of individuals who face shocks – both personal and organizational – and who use those shocks to achieve the extraordinary. Speakers include Sir Richard Branson, Jim Collins, a former faculty member at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, Walter Isaacson, once the 14th editor of TIME magazine in 1996 and named Chairman and CEO of CNN in 2001, Adam Grant, author of the New York Times bestseller Give and Take and Herminia Ibarra, Professor of Leadership and Learning and Professor of Organizational Behavior at INSEAD.
November 16, 2015, Las Vegas, Nevada
SleeterCon is the accounting solutions conference for professionals to learn and differentiate their practices, with in-depth education to prepare for the future.
- Executive Customer Contact Exchange
October 12, 2015, Miami, Florida
- 2015 Fall CLO Symposium
October 12, 2015, Cedar Creek, Texas
- Tony Robbins Live Phoenix
October 12, 2015, Phoenix, Arizona
October 13, 2015, San Francisco, California
October 13, 2015, Atlanta, Georgia
- Crisis Management Conference Houston
October 13, 2015, Houston, Texas
- 10/13 San Gabriel, CA CashFlow 101
October 13, 2015, San Gabriel, California
- Get Motivated! Philadelphia
October 13, 2015, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- Webinar on Why You Need to Get Out of the Construction Business
October 13, 2015, Online
- How To Get A Small Business Loan
October 13, 2015, New York, New York
- Demand Planning & Sales Forecasting Tutorial Workshop
October 14, 2015, Des Plaines, Illinois
- Members Business Networking Mixer
October 14, 2015, Port Chester, New York
- RealShare NEW YORK
October 14, 2015, New York, New York
- Arizona Business and Community Connect Launch
October 14, 2015, Tempe, Arizona
- Customer Experience Exchange for Financial Services, US
October 15, 2015, Jersey City, New Jersey
- Metrolina REIA October Vendor Expo 2015
October 15, 2015, Online
- Get Motivated! Boston
October 15, 2015, Boston, Massachusetts
- 7 Ways To Get A Low Rate Business Loan
October 15, 2015, Online
- Lunch and Launch – The Value of Branding
October 16, 2015, Columbus, Ohio
- Publicity for Introverts Workshop
October 17, 2015, New York, New York
- Plastec South
November 19, 2015, Orlando, Florida
- NASE Growth Grant Awards
December 10, 2015, Online
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