On May 2 – May 5, 2022, the U.S. Small Business Administration and SCORE hosted the National Small Business Week Virtual Summit.
Access critical federal resources, learn new business strategies, and learn from industry experts! These recorded webinars will include honoring small businesses around the country, educational sessions, online business resources, and exciting speakers.
The 2022 Small Business Persons of the Year award winners from each state, including the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands, were honored, and the SBA announced the 2022 National Small Business Person of the Year from among the state winners represented. In addition, National Small Business Week recognitions and educational sessions occurred throughout each of the SBA’s 10 regions and 68 district offices.
"National Small Business Week is a time to honor and celebrate America's entrepreneurs and innovative startups. This year's theme, 'Building a Better America through Entrepreneurship', celebrates the resiliency and tenacity of America's entrepreneurs who are doing their part to power our nation's historic economic comeback."
Day 1 Recorded Webinars
Watch the welcoming remarks from Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman, head of the SBA, and Bridget Weston, CEO of the SCORE Association.
Maximize your team's performance by building your skill as a coach and not just a boss.
This webinar will examine what is IoT and how it can help you accomplish your business outcomes.
In this webinar, you will learn how to increase your online sales by capturing high-quality product photos.
Watch this webinar to learn how small business owners from diverse backgrounds leverage eCommerce to launch their brand.
Learn how a small coffee company went from losing revenue to reinventing their business model.
Day 2 Recorded Webinars
This webinar will shed light on the economic health of the U.S and the small business sector and how it will shape the small business landscape.
Learn the three key stages of email marketing that can help you grow your business and increase your sales.
Watch this roundtable of experts and learn how to use technology to improve productivity, maximize talent and grow your business.
The entrepreneurial journey is a difficult one. In this presentation you will learn how to sustain business growth and find new opportunities.
This fireside chat discusses major initiatives from the past year that invest directly in small and disadvantaged businesses across the U.S.
Watch this webinar to obtain insights on securing capital for your small business and an overview of the pertinent SBA programs.
Day 3 & 4 Recorded Webinars
The future of business is 5G. This webinar will examine what is 5G and how and where small businesses should implement it.
Fortifying Your Future - The Power of a Secure, Digital, and Inclusive Network to Grow Your Business
In this workshop, Visa explores how entrepreneurs can fortify their businesses against fraudsters and the power of cybersecurity and digitization.
In this webinar, Spectrum Reach discusses why leveraging community connections to reach the right customers is key to growing your business.
The labor market is tight as companies try and retain people and keep hiring. In this webinar, you will learn how to keep employees and attract new ones.
Learn about global market opportunities and SBA products/services or other key government resources that can help grow your business.
Platinum Sponsor Visa and Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman will cover topics related to Cybersecurity, Financial Inclusion, More Ways to Pay, and Digital Enablement.
The National Small Business Awards ceremony acknowledges and celebrates small businesses from across the country for their ingenuity, creativity, and resilience.