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Celebrating National Small Business Week April 30-May 6, 2017

DID YOU KNOW? More than half of Americans either own or work for a small business, and they create about two out of every three new jobs in the U.S. each year. During National Small Business Week, the U.S. Small Business Administration highlights the impact of outstanding entrepreneurs, small business owners, and others from all 50 states and U.S. territories. There are multiple ways to participate in the celebration - the week is jam-packed full of FREE, LIVE activities! Check out our list!

Mercer County New Jersey Business Owners Share Best Practices In Day-Long Facebook LIVE Videos to Commemorate Inaugural National SBDC Day

On March 22, 2017, NJ Small Business Development Center at The College of New Jersey (NJSBDC at TCNJ) leveraged the power of LIVE social media video when it featured six Mercer County, NJ businesses on Facebook Live as part of National SBDC Day. Local entrepreneurs shared inspirational insights on how they moved their small businesses forward.

2017-04-18T23:35:04+00:00 April 18th, 2017|2017, Events, Focus on Local, In The News, News, Special Events|

March 22: Today is SBDC Day! Follow our Facebook for LIVE Updates!

SBDC Day is a national, collective proclamation of the success and impacts America’s Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) have across the nation in economic development and the small businesses community. America’s SBDC New Jersey will join with the other 49 states’ SBDCs to celebrate the first America's SBDC Day TODAY, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. Nearly 1,000 offices nationally will join in promoting – via social media and live and other events – the core mission and successful outcomes of America’s SBDC program. We'll be sharing videos on our Facebook pages in English and Spanish, so join in the social media conversation by using the hashtag #SBDCDay. Follow us to see the updates happen in real time! Sharing the stories of YOU - our clients - is the best way to celebrate #SBDCDay.

2017-03-21T23:12:21+00:00 March 21st, 2017|2017, Events, Focus on Local, News, Special Events|

NJ Small Business Development Center at The College of New Jersey Urges Mercer County Independent Businesses and Residents to Participate in Small Business Saturday – November 26, 2016

Free Webinar to Be Held on Nov. 10th to Help Small Business Owners Prepare for Customers to "Shop Small" on the Most Important Shopping Day of the Year. The SBDC at TCNJ wants local residents and businesses to participate in Small Business Saturday (November 26), a day in which every shopper can support their local economy and the small business owners who provide the majority of economic growth. Join our FREE interactive marketing advice webinar on November 10, 2016 at 7pm to learn how to position your business for consumers to "Shop Small" with you as well as ask your questions LIVE!

2016-11-03T07:12:13+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|2016, Events, Focus on Local, In The News, News, sales, Special Events, Webinars|

SBDC at TCNJ Announces Customers Bank as a 2016-2017 Corporate Partner

Customers Bank Commits $5,000 for SBDC at TCNJ's networking & outreach Keep It Local Networking program geared toward established businesses across Mercer County. The bank will also support the SBDC at TCNJ's efforts to help connect businesses with information, advisement, and resources to help their companies grow.

2016-09-14T06:05:28+00:00 September 14th, 2016|2016, Focus on Local, News, Spanish Business Center, Special Events|