Small Business Week 2015

National Small Business Week is May 4-8, 2015

SBA_NSBWHomepage_Graphic_SquareThis is not some made up credit card holiday but a national event from the Small Business Adminstration. (You can check out that link for lots of virtual and free events that week.)

At Anchorspace, we are participating with brown bag sessions at lunchtime. All presentations are free and open to the public and start at 11:30 AM.

Monday, May 4, 2015 11:30 AM
Topic: Social Media
Nicole Ouellette of Breaking Even Communications will answer all your weird Facebook questions. (We know you have them.) Business pages, ads, who can see what and when. Facebook mysteries will be solved!

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 11:30 AM
Topic: Small Business Information
Ruth Cash-Smith, certified business counselor from Coastal Enterprises Inc. will be doing one-on-one mini counseling sessions with businesses (15 minutes). First come, first served. Arrive with one idea or challenge and let Ruth get you unstuck, give you honest feedback, or point you to some resources for executing your idea. Move that idea forward in a smart way!

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 11:30 AM
Topic: Computers
Dave Charron from Compusult, Inc will help us all clean off our computers. Bring in your slow computer (Mac or PC) and Dave will take us through how to clean off our machines. (Too annoying to haul your computer? No need to bring device – you can come and learn how to on your own later-it’s easier than you think!) Be more productive with a faster, happier computer!

Thursday, May 7, 2015 11:30 AM
Topic: Google

Colin Donohue from Root Deeper Marketing who is Google Adwords Certified will join us remotely and show us tools to get YOUR business on the map with Google, many of them free. Let Google (and your customers) find you!

Friday, May 8, 2015 11:30 AM
Topic: Money

Bar Harbor Bank & Trust will answer your questions about money and your business. Think of this as getting expert financial advice with zero obligation. Find out how you and your business can be more financially successful!

Anchorspace is located on the second floor of 337 Main Street in Bar Harbor. (That link has directions if needed.)

We’ll have coffee and tea but bring your own lunch. Please share this with anyone you think can benefit!

Originally held: May 4th – 8th, 2015
Presented by: Nicole Ouellette (Breaking Even Communications), Ruth Cash-Smith (Coastal Enterprises Inc.), Dave Charron (Compusult Inc.), Colin Donohue (Root Deeper Marketing) & Bar Harbor Bank & Trust

If this is something you’d  be interested in us reviving let us know (no guarantees)