Live Webinars

CARES Act Paycheck Protection Program Round 2 Webinars 

Presented by the Virginia Community Capital and the Virginia SBDC Network.

January 22 | PPP2 - For New Borrowers | 11:30 AM EST | Register Here

The second round of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) will be discussed in this webinar. Hosted by the Virginia Small Business Development Center, with presenters from Virginia Community Capital and the Small Business Administration.

The first webinar PPP2 - For New Borrowers will focus on borrowers who did not obtain a PPP loan during the first round, and what they need to know to apply for the program.

January 22 | PPP2 - For Existing Borrowers | 1:30 PM EST | Register Here

The second webinar PPP2 - For Existing Borrowers will focus on what past PPP recipients need to know about the new rollout.

Cybersecurity Webinar Series

January 27 | Evaluate Your Cyber Security: Tools and Techniques | Noon-1 PM | Register Here

Cyber Security Expert, Tom Stamulis, will demonstrate how businesses can do a vulnerability assessment. Tom will share some free online tools and techniques for businesses to do a self-evaluation of their cyber security. Businesses will learn how to set firewalls, lock-outs, testing website security, and more.

February 10 | Cybersecurity Awareness Training for your Business | 12-1 PM | Register Here

Cyber Awareness training for small businesses. Businesses are encouraged to invite members of their team to learn about the basics of cyber awareness and training.

February 10| Cybersecurity Awareness Training for your Business | 4-5 PM | Register Here

Cyber Awareness training for small businesses. Businesses are encouraged to invite members of their team to learn about the basics of cyber awareness and training.

eVA Webinar (Bilingual)

January 22 | Selling to the Commonwealth – eVA Registration (Bilingual Webinar) | 9 - 11 AM | Register Here

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Presenter: Chris Tran Ley, Business Service Manager, Virginia Department of Small Business & Supplier Diversity; Spanish translation by Cely Argueta, Alexandria SBDC

This free workshop is designed to educate small, woman and/or minority business owners about opportunities to sell their goods and services to the Commonwealth of Virginia and many local governments. Each year the State buys goods and services totaling more than $8 billion – learn how your company can be a part of that!  The workshop will provide information about the Virginia procurement process and registering in the eVA system.  The follow-up webinar on February 5th will discuss SWaM certification and City of Alexandria procurement opportunities.


Presentadora: Chris Tran Ley, Gerente de Servicios de Negocios, Departamento de Pequeñas Empresas y  Diversidad de Proveedores de Virginia; Traducción en Español – Cely Argueta, Alexandria SBDC

Este taller gratuito está diseñado para educar a los propietarios de negocios pequeños, mujeres y / o minorías sobre las oportunidades para vender sus productos y servicios al Estado de Virginia y a muchos gobiernos locales. Cada año, el Estado de Virginia compra productos y servicios por un total de más de   $ 8 mil millones. ¡Aprenda cómo su empresa puede ser parte de eso! El taller proporcionará información sobre el proceso de adquisición de Virginia y el registro en el sistema eVA . El seminario de seguimiento el 5 de febrero ª discutirá sobre la certificación SWaM y de las oportunidades de adquisición en la Ciudad de Alexandría.

Refocus and Refresh Webinar- Series 3 Technology/IT Needs

Presented by the Virginia Community Capital, Virginia SBDC Network, UVA Wise Office of Economic Development, and Think Aegis.

February 4 | Technology roadmap of a growing company | Noon EST | Register Here

February 18  | Online payment systems/point-of-sale/online reservation services | Noon EST | Register Here

March 4 |  Websites/ecommerce sites and security | Noon EST | Register Here

March 18 | Sourcing software - when to buy and when to write your own | Noon EST | Register Here

April 1 |  Cyber security/obligations/insurance | Noon EST | Register Here

April 15 | Backups/protecting data and customer info | Noon EST | Register Here

April 29 | Considerations for remote office work | Noon EST | Register Here

May 13 | Disaster recovery and business continuity | Noon EST | Register Here

May 27 | Managing hardware & software assets | Noon EST | Register Here

June 10 | How to recognize scammers - email and phone hygiene & social engineering | Noon EST | Register Here

Recorded Webinars

These Webinars, as part of the Beyond Google: Marketing and Managing on the Web series from Virginia SBDC, will be presented by Ray Sidney-Smith, Web & Mobile Strategist, author of SoLoMo Success: Social Media, Local and Web Small Business Marketing Strategy Explained, President of W3 Consulting, and Managing Director of W3C Web Services, providing affordable Web/WordPress hosting, domain name registration, SSL certificate, and email hosting services focused on helping Small Business market and manage on the Web.Who should attend?

  • Small business owners, entrepreneurs, micropreneurs, and solopreneurs
  • Office/sales/customer service managers, marketing directors, executives and professionals
  • Administrative/executive assistants and sales/account representatives
  • nonprofit executive directors and board members

This is an embedded YouTube playlist of the “Google and Beyond: Marketing and Managing on the Web” series. This will display the latest Webinar archived from the series; if you want to see prior Webinars follow the instructions below.

Playlist Instructions

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