Webinar for Latino-Owned Businesses, Other Events Crowd Calendar

Webinar for Latino-Owned Businesses, Other Events Crowd Calendar

October is Hispanic Heritage Month and Small Business Trends is partnering with Biz2Credit to bring you The Changing Face of Small Business Ownership; Latino Entrepreneurs on the Rise.

The free webinar features Small Business Trends’ own Anita Campbell as moderator, joined by other small business advocates to lead the discussion. Topics include the explosive growth of Latino-owned companies, keys to lasing success, different types of funding options, and more.

Also available this week — if you’ll be in the New York City area — is Relate Live by Zendesk.

Customer engagement is important to any small business and Relate Live offers keynotes, training sessions and breakouts discussing techniques to improve your customer’s experience.

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

Webinar: The Changing Face of Small Business Ownership; Latino Entrepreneurs on the RiseWebinar: The Changing Face of Small Business Ownership; Latino Entrepreneurs on the Rise
October 7, 2015, Online

Small businesses run by minorities account for over 15 percent of the 28 million small businesses in the U.S. Some of them are recent arrivals while others are longtime American citizens, but part of historically underserved groups. As part of Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 – Oct. 15), Biz2Credit will host a webinar on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, with several leading small business advocates – including our very own CEO, Anita Campbell. Discussion topics includes the explosive growth of Latino-owned companies, tips for overcoming obstacles to growth, keys to lasting success, tips for making financing, marketing, and personnel decisions, challenges facing entrepreneurs searching for startup capital and other funding – and much more.

Relate Live by Zendesk
October 7, 2015, New York, New York

A conference designed to help you better understand your customers

Small Business Influencer Awards: Nominations OpenSmall 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 ForumGlobal 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 2015UnGagged 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 2015World 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, Nevavda

SleeterCon is the accounting solutions conference for professionals to learn and differentiate their practices, with in-depth education to prepare for the future.
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More Events

  • An Event Apart 7
    October 5, 2015, Austin, Texas
  • Pubcon Las Vegas
    October 5, 2015, Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 2015 CLO Breakfast Club – Washington, D.C.
    October 6, 2015, Washington, D.C.
  • Commercial Real Estate Women of New York Luncheon
    October 6, 2015, New York, New York
  • The Fifth International Conference on Digital Information Processing and Communications (ICDIPC2015)
    October 7, 2015, Sierre, Switzerland
  • Buy-Side Technology North American Summit 2015
    October 7, 2015, New York, New York
  • Stay Motivated! Tulsa
    October 7, 2015, Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Investing in Real Estate – Bringing Out Your Inner Mini-Mogul
    October 7, 2015, New York, New York
  • The Small Business Expo Boston
    October 8, 2015, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Traction Conf – Explode Your Startup Growth and Revenue
    October 8, 2015, San Francisco, California
  • Student Startup Series
    October 8, 2015, New York, New York
  • Engagement & Recognition Conference
    October 8, 2015, Palo Alto, California
  • Holiday Marketing Bootcamp Series: eMail Marketing and Automation
    October 9, 2015, Online
  • 2015 Families in Business Conference
    October 9, 2015, Ithaca, New York
  • Dynamic Women’s Conference
    October 9, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Illinois
  • Tax and Bookkeeping Considerations for the Small Business Owner
    October 10, 2015, State College, Pennsylvania
  • Extraordinaire Event Planning
    October 10, 2015, Online
  • At the Helm: Women In Biz 2015
    October 10, 2015, Culver City, California
  • Executive Customer Contact Exchange
    October 12, 2015, Miami, Florida

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Joshua Sophy Joshua Sophy is the Editor for Small Business Trends and has been a member of the team for 16 years. A professional journalist with 20 years of experience in traditional media and online media, he attended Waynesburg University and is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists. He has held roles of reporter, editor and publisher, having founded his own local newspaper, the Pottsville Free Press.