Small business leaders will learn how to successfully pitch themselves to the media and how to “ignite the drive” to become successful at an Atlanta event designed to bring entrepreneurs, potential business owners and job seekers together.
Renee Sunday, MD, founder and CEO of Sunday Publishing Company and R.S. Commerce, and Kim Ford, creator and publisher of JubileeMag.com will give keynote addresses at the Small Business Market Expo & Job Fair on Aug. 27.
The event wraps up a month that will also include events in Chicago, New York City, Sunnyvale, California and online.
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 Market Expo & Job Fair
August 27, 2016, Atlanta, Ga.
Don’t miss the opportunity to connect with small businesses, market your organization and tap into a network of entrepreneurs, service providers, financial organizations, business coaches, and franchises.
VIP (25% off)
Content Marketing World 2016 
September 6, 2016, Cleveland, Ohio
Content Marketing World is the one event where you can learn and network with the best and the brightest in the content marketing industry. You will leave with all the materials you need to take a content marketing strategy back to your team – and – to implement a content marketing plan that will grow your business and inspire your audience.
TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2016 
September 12, 2016, San Francisco, Calif.
TechCrunch Disrupt is the world’s leading authority in debuting revolutionary startups, introducing game-changing technologies and discussing what’s top of mind for the tech industry’s key innovators. Disrupt gathers the best and brightest entrepreneurs, investors, hackers, and tech fans for on-stage interviews, the Startup Battlefield competition, a 24-hour Hackathon, Startup Alley, Hardware Alley, and After Parties.
September 12, 2016, Seattle, Wash.
Three days of forward-thinking, actionable sessions in SEO, social media, community building, content marketing, brand development, CRO, the mobile landscape, analytics, and more. MozCon speakers share next-level advice on everything from building a loyal community to making data-driven decisions in your marketing.
Leadpages’ Converted 2016 
October 18, 2016, Minneapolis, Minn.
Converted 2016 will be an immersive experience taking place over two action-packed days in Minneapolis. We’ll share data-driven, practical tactics that will make a difference in the way you grow your business.
Lean Startup Conference 
October 31, 2016, San Francisco, Calif.
A gathering of thousands of thought leaders at Pier 27 for a week of keynote talks, interactive workshops, speed mentoring, industry dinners, bootcamps, and startup tours at the scenic edge of San Francisco. The conference unites intrapreneurs and entrepreneurs from government agencies, international conglomerates, boot-strapped startups, and civic organizations in their mission to create radical change in their industries.
- Digital Marketing Bootcamp
August 16, 2016, Chicago, Ill.
- Payment Processing and A/R Automation for Dynamics GP w/Nodus 
August 16, 2016, Online
- Bootstrappers Breakfast: David Saxby, 8 Key Considerations in a Startup 
August 16, 2016, Sunnyvale, Calif.
- NYC BLOCKCHAIN CONFERENCE 2016 
August 17, 2016, New York, N.Y.
- Future of Startup Funding Venture Summit 
August 17, 2016, Chicago, Ill.
- Culture Summit 
August 18, 2016, San Francisco, Calif.
- HR TechXpo 
August 19, 2016, San Francisco, Calif.
- Learn how to assess your company’s culture 
August 19, 2016, Online
- 6th Annual International Conference on Business Strategy and Asian Economic Transformation (BizStrategy 2016) 
August 22, 2016, Singapore
- 2016 4th Annual Inclusion Summit 
August 22, 2016, Online
- NYC Business & Entrepreneur Networking Mixer 
August 23, 2016, Online
- Everything You Know About Branding is Wrong! Tips for Small Businessses to Brand Like a Pro!
August 23, 2016, Online
- Gateway Business Connections 
August 24, 2016, New Orleans, La.
- Take the Lead – HR Business Leader Series (FREE) 
August 24, 2016, Aptos, Calif.
- Instilling Harmony Among Teams – HR Business Leader Series (FREE) 
August 24, 2016, Pleasanton, Calif.
- Small Business Expo 2016 – San Diego 
August 25, 2016, San Diego, Calif.
- 15th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards 
October 25, 2016, Chicago, Ill.
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