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December 9
TORY BURCH FOUNDATION FELLOWS COMPETITION premium

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The Tory Burch Foundation has launched its inaugural Fellows Competition, which will identify 10 women entrepreneurs to receive access to capital, education, mentorship and networking.  

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December 1
ACCION BUSINESS TIP OF THE MONTH: DECEMBER premium

How to Increase Sales During the Holidays

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A successful holiday season means attracting new customers, making sales, and building relationships to carry you through the rest of the year. With the holidays fast approaching, now is the time to formulate your plan to attract customers. Here are cost-effective steps to take now to ensure a lucrative holiday season for your small business.

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November 27
ACCION FEATURED IN USA TODAY premium

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Accion to be featured in USA Today’s “Small Business America” campaign this weekend.…

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November 26
Happy Thanksgiving! premium

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Happy Thanksgiving from everyone at Accion. Today, we’re thankful for the thousands of business owners across the U.S., like Suzanne of Ooh La La Dance Academy, that inspire us everyday.…

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November 13
FAST TRACK CLIENTS AT ACCION HARVEST FEST premium

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Thanks to Accion clients The Jam Stand, Salty Road Taffy, and Astoria Distilling Company, who are members of the Fast Track program for treating us last night at Accion’s Harvest Festival! This year’s Harvest Festival was a great success with delicious food, gin, and craft beer from local New York City vendors!

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November 11
ACCION RECOMMENDED FOR STARTUPS BY FIT SMALL BUSINESS premium

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We are pleased to announce that Accion has been named by Fit Small Business as a recommended lender for Startups and Business Owners with limited credit history.…

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November 4
SAMUEL ADAMS BREWING THE AMERICAN DREAM NEW YORK PITCH ROOM COMPETITION premium

 

Samuel Adams Brewing the American Dream, a micro-lending and coaching program for small business owners working in food, beverage and craft brewing, will host its regional Pitch Room competition in NYC’s Borough of Brooklyn. The Brewing the American Dream Pitch Room is a national competition that helps food and beverage business owners perfect the art of the sales pitch, as well as gain exposure to important food and beverage retailers and buyers.

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November 1
ACCION BUSINESS TIP OF THE MONTH: NOVEMBER premium

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Your company’s website is the first exposure many potential customers are going to have to your business. Even if you run your business primarily offline, your digital presence can and should be a powerful marketing tool for your business. Think of your website as a way to introduce yourself to new customers and keep current customers engaged. Regardless of the type of company you have, there are some basic items every small business website should have.…

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July 15
BRANDI JENNINGS, B-FAB CONSTRUCTION premium

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“I am a 100% Woman Owned Licensed General Contractor with a construction company growing rapidly. I am most proud that due to my reputation in the community, all of my business is word of mouth.  I believe my business has the potential for significant growth because I have witnessed us quadruple our revenue every year.  I am now licensed for both residential and commercial construction.”…

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