Small Business Book Awards: Time to Vote!

Voting Is Open For The 2016 Small Business Book Awards

Voting for Small Business Book Awards is now open and will run through May 11, 2016, at 12:00 pm Pacific Time Nominations opened on March 2, 2016, and since then we’ve had nearly 200 business books nominated by the Small Business Trends Community. Over the last eight weeks, hundreds of you submitted the books that taught, moved and inspired you to grow your business and now we pass the baton over to the community.

Voting is Open for the 2016 Small Business Book Awards

You can see all of the books and resources that were nominated by clicking on “Search” in the navigation bar. Or click on “Categories” select the category you want to see and browse around.

How to Vote

To vote, simply visit the Business Book Awards site and click on the red VOTE button. You can also click on the “Categories” tab and select the categories you’d like to see. We have six categories; Motivation, Social Media, Startup, Marketing, Management, Economics, Technology and Resources. Then simply click on the “VOTE” button for the books you would like to vote for.

You Only Need to Vote Once During the Period

You can vote for as many books as you like and you only need to vote once for each book during the entire voting period. For more details, check out the rules page.

Support Your Favorite Books with Comments

You can also leave your support comments and feedback for any book using Facebook comments. Leaving a Facebook comment will not only show your support, but will give the community additional information and support for your favorite books.

How the Winners are Chosen

There will be two kinds of winners for the Small Business Book Awards; Community Choice Winners and Judges Winners. The Community Choice winners are those books that received the most community votes. The Judges Winners are chosen by our esteemed panel of expert judges who will make their choices based on their area of expertise and review of the books.

Winners Announcements

The Community Choice Winners will be announced on May 11 and the Judges Winners will be announced on May 19, 2016. Follow the voting and awards on Twitter on #BizBookAwards and @BizBookAwards for the latest updates.

Voting Is Open For The 2016 Small Business Book Awards

Voting Is Open For The 2016 Small Business Book Awards – Vote today!

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Ivana Taylor Ivana Taylor is the Book Editor for Small Business Trends. She is responsible for directing the site’s book review program and manages the team of professional book reviewers. She also spearheads the annual Small Business Book Awards. Ivana publishes DIYMarketers, where she shares daily do-it-yourself marketing tips, and is co-author of "Excel for Marketing Managers."