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The Arizona Commerce Authority and Local First Arizona supported by a dynamic group of community partners — have launched a statewide initiative to help Arizona’s small businesses respond to the immediate impacts of COVID-19, plan for the future and return stronger than before. Over the course of a few months, local business leaders and subject matter experts will provide real-time support and available resources across Arizona in live, virtual sessions to help small businesses return stronger than they entered.

Featured Webinar:

Using Data to Grow Your Small Business

Get a first look at Arizona Public Service's new small business tool: SizeUp Arizona. Learn how this tool provides statewide support to small/medium businesses and entrepreneurs with competitive intelligence, advertising analysis, demographic analysis as well as business and industry analysis. Grow your small business and stay ahead of your competitors using SizeUp Arizona's groundbreaking and award winning technology!

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Elevate Your Business for the Holiday Season

Make marketing magic this holiday season with actionable tips and insights to enhance your marketing strategies during the competitive shopping season, featuring local marketing agency, Ideas Collide. Learn the pros and cons of paid media during the holidays, how to encourage shopping local in your brand messaging as well as ensure a safe shopping experience for your customers.

9/29/2020 | 9:00 AM
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Boosting Holiday Sales with Social Media

Hear from the experts at Greater Phoenix SCORE on practical ways to boost your sales with social media this holiday season. Learn best tips on researching competition, defining target market(s), choosing the right social media network, fine tuning promotional content and more.

10/1/2020 | 9:00 AM

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Additional state-wide resources available to equip small businesses return stronger.

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Webinars are available Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. for small businesses to learn strategies on how to navigate these unprecedented times and make important mentorship connections.

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