By now, everybody has discovered the benefits of working virtually. But did you know that hiring an outsourced contractor is different from hiring an employee? Join us live on Facebook on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at 1 p.m. ET to learn where and how to find remote workers to build the right team, dos and don\u2019ts for interviewing remote workers, how to manage people you\u2019ve never met in person and much more. BONUS: Send us your best hack for working with a virtual team and we just might invite you to come and join us live during the event! Share it here: https://zfrmz.com/BySrTfaFDNvIWUgouC3A Register Now Featured Events, Contests and Awards Fostering Girls in STEM to be Women in Tech July 15, 2020, Chicago How can we create an environment, in both schools and businesses, which encourages women to enter and advance in the tech field? This event will focus on opportunities in Chicago to engage young girls in STEM education and prepare them for studies and careers in technology. Whether you are a parent, child, manager, or CEO - our discussion will bring relevant insight for all. Small Business Expo 2020 - BOSTON August 13, 2020, Boston Small Business Expo is the most anticipated business-to-business networking & educational event, trade show & conference for business owners, entrepreneurs, start-ups, decision-makers or anyone who works for a small business or is interested in starting a Small Business. Small Business Expo is a FREE one-day event to attend for small businesses to network, attend great business-growth workshops, build new business relationships, exchange ideas, shop from new vendors and learn from leading industry experts. More Events VIRTUAL - Future of Immersive Experiences July 8, 2020, Online VIRTUAL - Take The Lead: Scaling Your Startup Proactively July 9, 2020, Online VIRTUAL - Reimagining the Workplace with Electric: Collaboration & Communication July 15, 2020, Online VIRTUAL - Unfiltered: Digital Connectivity with Joanna Waterfall from Yellow Co. July 21, 2020, Online ACES Summit August 11, 2020, Washington, DC Digital Marketing Transformation Virtual Assembly - August 2020 August 25, 2020, Online Small Business Expo 2020 - PHOENIX October 1, 2020, Phoenix World-Famous HR Technology Event, Oct. 2020 October 13, 2020, Las Vegas Creative Operations San Francisco 2020 October 14, 2020, San Francisco Miami's Largest MBA Event! QS MBA Tour October 20, 2020, Online Small Business Expo 2020 - CHICAGO October 20, 2020, Chicago Atlanta's Largest MBA Event! QS MBA Tour October 22, 2020, Atlanta Houston's Largest MBA Event! QS MBA Tour October 24, 2020, Houston Austin's Largest MBA Event! QS MBA Tour October 26, 2020, Austin, Texas Small Business Expo 2020 - PHILADELPHIA October 28, 2020, Philadelphia Salt Lake City's Largest MBA Event! QS MBA Tour October 31, 2020, Austin, Texas Denver's Largest MBA Event! QS MBA Tour November 2, 2020, Denver San Jose's Largest MBA Event! QS MBA Tour November 5, 2020, San Jose, California San Diego's Largest MBA Event! QS MBA Tour November 7, 2020, San Diego More Contests This weekly listing of small business events, contests and awards is provided as a community service by Small Business Trends. You can see a full list of events, contest and award listings or post your own events by visiting the Small Business Events Calendar.