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5 Key Ingredients in Creating a Small Business Website

Posted on September 21, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

By Marco Carbajo, Guest Blogger (originally published at: https://www.sba.gov/blogs/5-key-ingredients-creating-small-business-website) A website is an essential element for running a successful business. A business without a website can potentially lose…

Checklist for Choosing Business Software

Posted on September 21, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

By smallbiztrends, Guest Blogger (originally published at: https://www.sba.gov/blogs/checklist-choosing-business-software) Good software can enable your small business to increase sales by saving time and money while expanding capacity. But…

Job Posting — Business Advisor — Five (5) Openings – one in Peoria, AZ

Posted on September 11, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog, Featured

The Maricopa SBDC (part of the Arizona SBDC Network) currently has three (3) openings for Business Advisors — two positions are located at GateWay Community…

The HR Market Today

Posted on July 24, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

By:  Kristin Slice One of the many ways that the SBDC helps build small businesses is by connecting business owners together to share best practices…

Empowered PhXX Collaborative Releases Results of Women Business Owners’ Survey

Posted on July 11, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

The Maricopa SBDC is dedicated to providing high impact resources and leadership to the amazing diversity of entrepreneurs that make our Phoenix communities stronger. Our…

The Department of Labor’s New Payroll Audit Independent Determination (PAID) Program

Posted on July 11, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) has announced a new nationwide pilot, the Payroll Audit Independent Determination (PAID) program, which facilitates…

How Facebook Marketing is Changing (And How to Be Prepared)

Posted on July 10, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

Written by Ash Read May 22, 2018 Facebook, as a platform, is barely recognizable from the social network that launched to connect Harvard University students…

IRS Announcements & Upcoming Events

Posted on May 16, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

Free IRS Webinar: Understanding Payment Options https://www.irs.gov/businesses/small-businesses-self-employed/webinars-for-small-businesses This web conference will provide an overview of the following: Direct Pay Online Payment Agreements Cash Payments/IRS-Pay Near…

Capital Available through SBA Export Express Loans

Posted on May 16, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

From the SBA Office of International Trade Fast and easy loans for small exporters Small business exporters are taking advantage of the world market and…

What You Need To Know Learn About Cybersecurity In 2018

Posted on April 05, 2018 by Donna McCown in Blog

What You Need To Know Learn About Cybersecurity In 2018 Laurence Bradford, Contributor Mar 30, 2018 7:00 AM You might think of cybersecurity as a specialized, niche…