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New Hampshire District Office - November 2019

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Help us Celebrate our Veterans! 
It is not too late to join us in Newington at our Veteran RoundTable followed by a Government Contracting information session.

For more information and to Register click Here

2019 NH Small Business MATCHMAKER

Linking You to Government Contracts Coming to Manchester

Government Contracting Matchmaker


If you are a small business interested in contracting with the government, you will meet one-on-one with over 30 expected federal & state government and prime contractor exhibitors 


WHEN: Friday | December 6, 2019 | 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
WHERE: Manchester Community College • 1066 Front Street • Manchester, NH

WHAT:  The NH Small Business Matchmaker brings small businesses together with prime contractors and federal agencies. Its design allows small businesses to meet with targeted prime contractors and government agencies that are looking for small businesses with appropriate services or products to fulfill their government contracts. 

Registration includes breakfast, lunch and coffee – and networking opportunities abound.

Registration Link
Regular (November 1-December 5) - $75; veterans $35
Day-of/Walk-in (December 6) - $85; veterans $50

Webinar November 19th

9:00 am - 9:45 am

Small Business Solutions Monthly Webinars 

Employers Find and Hire Transitioning Service Members,

National Guard and Reserve, and Veterans


This session will provide information for employers seeking to hire from diverse, educated and skilled groups of individuals through services provided at over 2,400 American Job Centers nationwide.

No–Cost employment resources, assistance and expertise are available to employers for building programs that specifically enhance the hiring of veterans and their spouses, including Federal Registered Apprenticeship opportunities and On the Job Training programs.


Presented by:
Paul Furbush, Regional Veterans Employment Coordinator, Department of Labor Veterans Employment and Training Service (VETS)


  November  Workshops

SIGN UP NOW - Space is Limited


Amherst:       Amherst Library, 14 Main St, Johnson Meeting Room

11/14 Instagram, Instagram Stories and IGTV

In this free workshop learn how to get the best results from Instagram, Instagram Stories and Instagram TV.     6:00-8:00 pm

                      Messiah Lutheran Church , 303 Route 101, Next to Garden Center

11/23 Creating Thumb Stopping Videos

Learn all of the tips and techniques that you need to master the art of making a video, and have an opportunity to practice making one.    9:30 am-12noon

Bow:             Baker Free Library, 509 South Street

11/7 Short Course in Starting and Growing a Business (The 1st of 3 interactive workshops)

You'll learn how to use the Business Model Canvas, an entrepreneurial tool that enables you to visualize, design and reinvent your business plan/model in just two hours.  5:30-7:30 pm

11/14  Marketing, Marketing, Marketing (The 2nd of 3 interactive workshops)

In this free workshop you'll learn tips and techniques for identifying and reaching the target market for your business. We will also share advice for attracting customers and growing your business.            5:30-7:30 pm

11/21 Finding the Path to Profitability (The 3rd of 3 interactive workshops)

In this free workshop, you'' learn a basic understanding of financial statements, and taxes you would incur as a business owner.   5:30-7:30 pm 

Concord:      NH Secretary of State Office, 25 Capitol Street, 3rd Floor 

11/7 SBA Programs and Resources with SOS Corporate Division

Learn about the resources and lending partners available to help you start, grow, and expand your small business and get  information on using the NH Quick Start Program to register your business online. Free    9:00-10:30 am

Nashua:        Center for Women and Enterprise, 30 Temple St.

11/7 Steps to Start a Business

If you are planning to start a business or are in the early stages of launching one, then this free workshop is for you.     5:30-7:30 pm 

11/13 Do you Have a Healthy Business Model?

In this free workshop, you will use the Business Model Canvas to:
Identify Your Customer, solidify your value proposition, identify revenue streams, and more.              11:00 am- 1:00 pm

11/20 Know Your Numbers! Understanding Your Business's Financial Statements

This free workshop will provide you with the tools necessary to understand your income statement,
balance sheet, statement of cash flow and why knowing these numbers is vital to the success of your business.   11:00 am-1:00 pm

Newington:      LTC Partners, 100 Aboretum Drive 

11/6 Veteran-Owned Small Business Resource Roundtable 

Hear a short overview of how we can help your business access counseling, capital or contracts your business needs.

Followed by Exploring Government Contracting 9:00 am-12 noon

Plymouth:      The Enterprise Center, 1 Bridge St.

11/13 Social Media Marketing

Are you looking to use social media for your business? Join us for this free  workshop and learn:
The basics for using social media such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Pinterest. 5:30-7:30 pm

Warner:           Pillsbury Free Library, 18 East Main Street

11/18 Marketing on the Internet Using Facebook

We will be covering Facebook business best practices, Facebook’s Analytics, and will review content sourcing and curation. 5:30-7:30 pm

11/25 Marketing on the Internet Using LinkedIn

Learn why LinkedIn is important for business and ways to market your company using LinkedIn.        5:30-7:30 pm


Now Accepting Nominations for

2020 National Small Business Week Awards. 

 Please take a moment to visit NSBW

and NH Nomination Guidelines

To be considered, nominations should be
received by November 15, 2019

National Small Business Week Awards. Hashtag #SmallBusinessWeek

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