Harlem Entrepreneurial Funding Event Coming Next Week

Harlem Entrepreneurial Funding Event Coming Next Week

An event held by the Harlem Commonwealth Council is among those coming up this week. And quite a few other new featured events are now part of the small business events calendar. Check out some of the events on the calendar for April and beyond. Many are likely of interest to small business owners and entrepreneurs.

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

Project Enterprise and Harlem Entrepreneurial Fund Micro-loan Info SessionsProject Enterprise and Harlem Entrepreneurial Fund Micro-loan Info Sessions
April 21, 2015, New York, N.Y.

The Harlem Entrepreneurial Fund is offering Micro-loan Informational Sessions specifically designed for entrepreneurs in the Bronx and Harlem. The Sessions are held weekly on Tuesdays and every last Wednesday of each month. RSVP 212 749 0900 Ext 122

 Move Your Team on the Path to Greatness, with Barbara Corcoran Move Your Team on the Path to Greatness, with Barbara Corcoran
April 23, 2015, Online

In order to succeed in business, you need great people by your side. Join Barbara Corcoran, star of ABC’s Shark Tank and founder of The Corcoran Group, and Barry Moltz, Small Business Expert, as they discuss how to lead a team to greatness and build a successful business. Barbara will be discussing how to hire the right people for your business, strategies for getting teams motivated and moving forward and how to create an atmosphere that breeds constant innovation. Register today!

May 06, 2015, Online

The Market 2 Small Business conference is a full day virtual event designed to educate those looking to sell to small businesses. This includes mature companies selling to small businesses, startups just starting their first small business focused campaign, public relations agencies and consultants advising their clients on marketing strategies and other companies and professionals selling to small businesses. You’ll learn how to better engage and ‘speak’ to the small business owner who is looking for your products and services. If you’re NEW to marketing or just struggling to get the attention of the small business market, this event is for you!

The Triple Your Online Leads in 30 Days ChallengeThe Triple Your Online Leads in 30 Days Challenge
May 04, 2015, Online

Over 30 days, you’ll learn and implement a proven, easy-to-use system for capturing more online leads month-after-month. The “Triple Your Online Leads in 30 Days” challenge is free this time only so don’t miss your chance to take part! #3x30leads

VERISIGN’s #InternetOfficial ContestVERISIGN’s #InternetOfficial Contest
June 23, 2015, Online

Five monthly finalists, 15 finalists in three months, will each receive $5,000 and an opportunity for a grand prize of $30,000. To enter, register a new descriptive, memorable, original .COM domain name – and that’s it, you’re entered for a chance to win.

Moz ConMoz Con
July 13, 2015, Seattle, Wash.

Not your average stuffy networking event, MozCon features 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 advanced advice on everything from building a loyal community to making data-driven decisions in your marketing.

July 16, 2015, New York, N.Y.

A conference celebrating women who blog. The mission is to create opportunities for women in social media to gain community, education, exposure and economic empowerment. The event will be co-hosted along with SheKnows Media in New York City at the New York Hilton.

Adobe MaxAdobe Max
Oct. 3, 2015, Los Angeles, Calif.

MAX provides strictly unplugged, old-school inspiration with a mix of people from creative leaders, designers, broadcast and video pros, tech and business strategists, photographers, and more. This shared energy and passion sparks new ideas, drives new partnerships, and breaks new ground every year. MAX attracts inspirational and iconic speakers that share their personal stories. GRAMMY-award winning band Kings of Leon will be there and you can connect with 5,000 other creatives at daily social events.

Oct. 13, 2015, San Francisco, California

Whether you’re a company of five or a Fortune 500, you’ll learn a lot of innovative ways to improve your business at Dreamforce. With over 1,400 sessions and thousands of live solutions from the world’s largest cloud ecosystem, Dreamforce has tailored content specific to your business size and type, for any role in your company.

Global Small Business ForumGlobal Small Business Forum
Oct. 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?

World Business Forum New York 2015World Business Forum New York 2015
Nov. 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.

More Events

  • MedMJ for Healthcare Professionals
    April 19, 2015, Denver, Colorado
  • FundingPost Dallas Investor Roundtable
    April 19, 2015, Dallas, Texas
  • Pubcon Austin
    April 20, 2015, Austin, Texas
  • Conversion World
    April 20, 2015, Online
  • PR News Measurement Conferenece
    April 20, 2015, Washington, D.C.
  • Marijuana Investor Summit and Business Expo
    April 20, 2015, Denver, Colorado
  • The Ins and Outs of Etsy – Etsy Beginner
    April 20, 2015, State College, Pennsylvania
  • EVERNOTE Training Series 101 For Beginners
    April 21, 2015, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 2015 Omaha “Next Level Tour” Conference
    April 21, 2015, Omaha, Nebraska
  • NYC Business & Entrepreneur Networking Mixer
    April 21, 2015, New York, New York
  • NYC Business & Entrepreneur Networking Mixer
    April 21, 2015, New York, New York
  • The Branding For Talent Summit 2015
    April 22, 2015, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Financial Counseling Clinic – Making Your Business Ready for a Loan
    April 22, 2015, Chicago, Illinois
  • Instigator Experience
    April 23, 2015, San Diego, California
  • Hub Live: Retail Experience Symposium
    April 23, 2015, New York, New York
  • Obsessed Live: 2-Day Marketing Strategy Masterclass for Women Entrepreneurs
    April 23, 2015, Nashville, Tennessee
  • Strategic HR Conference
    April 23, 2015, Online
  • LinkedIn 2015 Event: Steps To Increase Your Effectiveness
    April 23, 2015, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Breakfast with Mayoral Candidate Linda Eskind Rebrovick
    April 23, 2015, Nashville, Tennessee
  • Performance Management: Growing People Who Grow Your Business
    April 23, 2015, Nashville, Tennessee

More Contests

  • Face the Future – Spark Tank
    May 04, 2015, Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • The Next Big SMB Marketing Makeover.
    June 01, 2015, Online
  • NASE Growth Grant Awards
    December 10, 2015, Online

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.