WEBINAR – Jan 19, 20 & 21: Arizona Small Business Boot Camp & Collective

Arizona Commerce Authority

UPCOMING SESSIONS Please join us for next week's Boot Camp sessions. If you missed any sessions this week, watch here.   SESSION 112: TUESDAY - January 19 | 9:00 AM Bringing Your Brand to Life Join us for a discussion on experiential branding, featuring local branding agency, Blaze Experts. Learn how to brand your business with … [More]

VIRTUAL EVENT – Jan 28: Phoenix Virtual Career Fair for Veterans


As we start a new year, does your organization need people who practice values like courage, integrity, loyalty, and selfless service? Military-experienced talent exemplifies all of these and more, and we would love to connect you with them at our upcoming RecruitMilitary virtual career fair. Our virtual career fairs provide you: •  Access to all registered candidates’ … [More]

WEBINAR – Jan 21: Four Actions Small Businesses are Taking to Help Navigate Today’s Environment

Wells Fargo

It’s no secret that the events of 2020 have drastically impacted small businesses in many aspects. Yet, at the same time, there are businesses that have adapted despite the challenges of social distancing, stay-at-home orders, and overall customer uncertainty and unease. What did they do differently? We invite you to join us for a webcast on January 21 to find out. Wells … [More]

WEBINAR – Jan 14: Shuttered Venue Operators Grant

U.S. Small Business Administration

Are you a theatrical producer, talent representative, venue promoter or do you operate a live venue, live performing arts organization, movie house or cultural institution and have been impacted by COVID-19? Register for SBA’s webinar on Thursday, Jan. 14, at 12 p.m. PT, for a preliminary overview of the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant program included in the Economic Aid to … [More]

WEBINAR – Jan 14: Paycheck Protection Program for Small Business

Tempe Chamber of Commerce

What do small business owners need to know about the new Federal COVID-19 relief package? What financial resources are available? Who qualifies, and how does the application process work? What about PPP loan forgiveness? Join the Tempe Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, January 14th for an informative session featuring our special guest James Pipper, Lead Economic Development … [More]

WEBINAR – Jan 13: PPP Round 2 Application Step-by-Step and Vaccine Updates for Small Businesses


Join NFIB's next COVID webinar for in-depth discussion of the rules for a second PPP loan. We will also be joined by Jessica Brown, Esq., an employment attorney from the law firm of Gibson Dunn to address common employer questions related to the COVID vaccine. Beth, Holly, and Jessica will cover the following important topics: The NEW SBA PPP guidance and application … [More]

VIRTUAL EVENT – Jan 13: Governor Ducey in Conversation with the West Valley


WESTMARC will be hosting Governor Doug Ducey for a virtual discussion on his legislative priorities as they relate to the West Valley. The discussion moderated by WESTMARC President and CEO, Sintra Hoffman will be interactive addressing YOUR questions on how we move forward together in 2021. The Governor will take questions, so please send your inquiries to Sintra Hoffman in … [More]

West Valley Leaders Launch Target Industry Spotlight and Virtual Job Matching Series


Regional leadership including WESTMARC, AZ@Work-Maricopa County, PipelineAZ and Brightworks Consulting have partnered to launch a West Valley Industry Spotlight and Virtual Job Matching series in collaboration with the fifteen (15) communities of the West Valley. The series, sponsored by Arizona State University (ASU), will focus on the six (6) industries targeted by the … [More]

WEBINAR – Jan 12, 13 & 14: Arizona Small Business Boot Camp & Collective

Arizona Commerce Authority

UPCOMING SESSIONS We invite you to join us for next week's Boot Camp sessions. Please note Wednesday's webinar will start at 11 a.m. If you missed any sessions this week, watch here.     SESSION 110: TUESDAY - January 12 | 9:00 AM Social Media Marketing in 2021 Join us for a discussion on best practices for social media … [More]

WEBINAR – Jan 13: COVID-19 Vaccine Considerations for the Workplace

Holmes Murphy

As COVID-19 vaccines begin to roll out, questions have arisen about how it may affect the workforce. Can an organization mandate vaccinations for their employees? Should companies offer to cover the cost of vaccination? Join us for a webinar hosted by Holmes Murphy and learn what employers need to know about COVID-19 vaccines. Dr. Scott Conard, Chief Medical Officer, … [More]

WEBINAR – Jan 8: OFCCP’s Religious Exemption Final Rule

Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs

As part of our commitment to providing compliance assistance for stakeholders, OFCCP will host a webinar on Friday, January 8, 2021, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern Time, on the final rule, “Implementing Legal Requirements Regarding the Equal Opportunity Clause's Religious Exemption.” The webinar will provide an overview of the final rule published in the Federal Register on … [More]

WEBINAR – Jan 6: What You Need to Know on Applying for a Second (or initial) PPP!


Don't miss NFIB's PPP and COVID-19 experts, Beth Milito and Holly Wade, as they go step-by-step on how to apply for a PPP loan: Who's eligible? Where to apply? New application form How to calculate loan amount And more! Please submit your questions ahead of the webinar so we can make sure to answer them. (If you have EIDL or Covid paid sick leave questions, … [More]

WEBINAR – Jan 6: Special Session – Update on Paycheck Protection Program

Arizona Commerce Authority

SPECIAL SESSION Update on Paycheck Protection Program Join us for a special session to receive the most up-to-date information on the latest round of the Paycheck Protection Program. Learn what this means for your small business and what next steps you should take. Time: 9 - 10 a.m. Date: Wednesday, January 6, 2020 Location: Zoom … [More]

WEBINAR – Jan 5 and 7: Arizona Small Business Boot Camp & Collective

Arizona Commerce Authority

UPCOMING SESSIONS Please join us for the first round of Boot Camp sessions in 2021. ​​​​​ If you missed any sessions this week, watch here. SESSION 108: TUESDAY - January 5 | 9:00 AM Building Your Mindset For A Successful 2021 Set the tone for a successful 2021 and join us for a discussion focused on goal-setting, led by Sandler … [More]

WEBINAR – Jan 7: ACG Arizona Young Dealmakers “M&A 101” Lunch and Learn Series January 2021

Association for Corporate Growth-Arizona

Join ACG Arizona for a new series of events designed to educate and inform about the M&A marketplace. Our new “M&A 101” series will bring together experts from across the industry to provide an overview of the key topics that drive deal flow and shape the overall market. The second of these events will be on Thursday, January 7th at 11:30 a.m. MST and will feature … [More]

WEBINAR – Jan 6: Selling to the Federal Government

U.S. Small Business Administration

Small business contractors continue to play an important role in helping federal agencies to respond during the COVID-19 pandemic. Opportunities remain available for small businesses to bid on contracts and contribute to the mission of agencies. Join us for an overview of how to sell to the federal government, to include SBA programs and certifications to assist your small … [More]

WEBINAR – Dec 17: Prop 207: How to Prepare Your Workplace for Recreational Marijuana

Tempe Chamber of Commerce

Proposition 207 has passed in Arizona...What does that mean for you and your business? Employers Council Attorney Glenn Pelster, Esq. will discuss the impact of the Smart and Safe Arizona Act, (Prop 207), on Arizona employers. This webinar will not only outline employers' obligations under Arizona's marijuana and drug testing statutes, but will identify effective strategies … [More]

WEBINAR – Dec 29: I-9 Compliance & Impacts of COVID-19


I-9 audits are on the rise! In today’s climate, any mistake pertaining to your I-9 process can lead to costly government fines. Compliance is essential. Attorney Alejandro Pérez will conduct a seminar on the I-9 process, form basics, and managing with remote workers: Record-keeping requirements E-verify Re-verification Issues surrounding remote employees … [More]

WEBINAR – Dec 16: Covid-19 End-of-Year Q&A with Beth Milito & Holly Wade


Join NFIB’s PPP and COVID-19 experts, Beth Milito and Holly Wade, as they answer questions about: PPP forgiveness, including the latest from banks on the timing of application and acceptance COVID-19 updates and compliance resources for small business owners Congressional outlook for 2021, including 2nd PPP and extended COVID-19 paid leave CDC updates and state … [More]

WEBINAR – Dec 14: Millionaire Mastermind Academy Hosts Virtual Entrepreneur Summit 

Millionaire Mastermind Academy

The Millionaire Mastermind Academy is excited to host its second annual Entrepreneur Summit virtually on December 14. The summit will help attendees to improve their business practices and pandemic pivot by diving into solutions to empower innovation in entrepreneurship. Speaker series include: Founder and CEO of Millionaire Mastermind Academy Dr. Velma Trayham, Advancing … [More]