May Brings Voting for Small Business Book Awards


May Brings Voting for Small Business Book Awards

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The month of May is almost bursting with great small business events. There’s an expo in Atlanta plus other great events in New York City, Charlotte, North Carolina, and Miami.

But before you do any of that stuff, why not take a minute to pop over to the Small Business Book Awards page and vote for your favorite book or small business resource. Only about a week and a half remains. See details below.

Then go and explore all the small business events on the list below to see what they have to offer.  For 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 Book Awards - Voting Begins April 28!Small Business Book Awards – Voting Begins April 28!
May 11, 2016, Online

Voting for Small Business Book Awards begins on April 28, 2016 and runs through May 11, 2016 11:59 am PT. Voting is fast and easy. Once the voting period begins, simply visit the Business Book Awards site and click the red vote button. You can also visit on the “Categories” tab and select the categories you’d like to see. Then simply place your votes for the books you would like to see win!


Small Business Market ExpoSmall Business Market Expo
May 21, 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.
#SBMExpo
Discount Code
VIP (25% off)


DREAM BIG Small Business of the Year AwardDREAM BIG Small Business of the Year Award
June 14, 2016, Washington, D.C.

The DREAM BIG Small Business of the Year Award, sponsored by Sam’s Club®, celebrates the success of small business and honors its contributions to America’s economic growth. The Small Business of the Year, 7 regional finalists, and 100 Blue Ribbon winners will be honored on June 14 during America’s Small Business Summit in Washington, D.C. There are two ways to participate: 1. Nominate a local small business that’s making a big impact in its community. 2. Apply directly if you are a small business that’s committed to your community, employees, and customers.


More Events

  • Risk Americas 2016 | America’s Premier Risk And Regulation Convention
    May 3, 2016, New York, N.Y.
  • Essentials of B2B Marketing
    May 3, 2016, Charlotte, N.C.
  • OPIC Expanding Horizons: A Workshop for Small Businesses Entering Emerging Markets
    May 3, 2016, Atlanta, Ga.
  • WordPress Website Training Evening Courses Evening Classes
    May 3, 2016, Miami, Fla.
  • Webinar On Time and Task Management – Working Smarter Every Day
    May 3, 2016, Online
  • Experiential Marketing Summit 2016
    May 4, 2016, Denver, Colo.
  • INTERNET MARKETING WORKSHOP,Minneapolis
    May 4, 2016, Minneapolis, Minn.
  • INTERNET MARKETING WORKSHOP, MINNEAPOLIS, MN – FREE Ticket
    May 4, 2016, Minneapolis, Minn.
  • Get Motivated! Anchorage
    May 4, 2016, Anchorage, Alaska
  • Breakfast & Business Networking Event (Pelham, NY)
    May 4, 2016, Pelham, N.Y.
  • Raleigh Entrepreneur Simplified Business Workroom
    May 4, 2016, Raleigh, N.C.
  • Content Creators Get Together and Learning How To Leverage New Media
    May 4, 2016, New York, N.Y.
  • QuickBooks for Business – Wednesday, May 4, 2016
    May 4, 2016, Doral, Fla.
  • Webinar On How to Facilitate High Quality Meetings
    May 4, 2016, Online
  • Leadercast Live and Leadercast Labs 2016 – Atlanta
    May 5, 2016, Duluth, Minn.
  • Franchise Your Business – Insights and Ideas
    May 5, 2016, Online
  • 2016 Florida Business Boost Conference (ATTENDEES)
    May 5, 2016, Coral Springs, Fla.
  • Webinar On New Guidelines for Business Writing- “How to Meet the Expectations of Today’s Reader”
    May 5, 2016, Online
  • Results Now International – Atlanta – May 6th
    May 6, 2016, Atlanta, Ga.
  • 2016 SOAR Community Summit: Advancing Legacy Driven Leaders
    May 6, 2016, Online

More Contests

  • #YoKart100Startups
    May 5, 2016, Online
  • How To Create A Full-Time Income Online?
    May 13, 2016, Online
  • Conversion Conference Las Vegas
    May 19, 2016, Las Vegas, Nev.
  • Chicago Innovation Awards UN-GALA 2016
    June 23, 2016, Chicago, Ill.
  • The Ultimate Small Business Leadership Conference
    September 23, 2016, San Diego, Calif.

This weekly listing of small business events, contests and awards is provided as a community service by Small Business Trends and SmallBizTechnology.

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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.