Dec 12
COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Repayment Webinar
10:00AM – 11:00AM

Prevailing Wages & Fringe Benefits for Federal Service Contracts
11:00AM – 12:00PM

RI Trademark Legal Clinic
2:00PM – 4:00PM | Providence

Learn to Articulate your Achievements & Practice Self-Promo #IamRemarkable
4:00PM – 5:15PM

Small Business Basics
6:00PM – 7:30PM

Dec 13
Business Credit – Part 1
12:00PM – 1:00PM

RI Trademark Basics
12:00PM – 1:00PM

Whatsapp Business Para Tu Negocio
1:30PM – 2:30PM

Dec 14
Steps for Starting a Business for Veterans
9:00AM – 10:00AM

Dec 15
Small Business Basics
2:00PM – 3:30PM

Dec 20
Business Credit – Part 2
12:00PM – 1:00pm

Dec 22

Business Planning Cohort Grads Celebration
12:00PM – 2:00PM | CWE Providence


SBA’s Ascent is a free online learning platform designed to help women entrepreneurs grow and scale their businesses. It is a multi-media approach to online learning, featuring videos, worksheets, infographics, insights and more – and it just grew even bigger!

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SCORE Resource Library

English & Spanish Language Educational Materials

The SCORE website connects directly to English and Spanish language educational resources. Below you’ll find templates, e-guides, checklists, blogs, infographics, videos, tools, and other materials made specifically for small business owners. SCORE is here to help your small business every step of the way.

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The Deadline to Submit a Package for the
2023 National Small Business Week Awards
Is Tomorrow December 8th by 3:00PM ET!

These annual awards recognize the achievements of SBA-assisted small businesses and the contributions they have made to their communities and the economy. SBA Invites Rhode Island’s Small Businesses to share their stories.

Guidelines & Forms:

Click Here for Award Guidelines & Forms

Where to Submit:

  • Businesses may self-nominate and submit!
  • Completed packages MUST BE submitted via the link below.  Submissions via email, hard copy, or any other type will not be accepted.

Submit Your Completed Package Here!

Virtual Industry Day(s)
7(j) Management & Technical Training

SBA partners with NetQuarry, Inc. to provide market intelligence, training, and technical assistance to our 7(j) eligible small businesses.  NetQuarry’s state of the art online government business development platform (called Bidspeed) will help 7(j) eligible firms improve their business development and ultimately help your firms win new Government Business.

BIDSPEED provides short, hands-on, interactive, virtual industry day(s) that will break down a specific Government opportunity by NAICS and industry to help you form a response to a Sources Sought (SS), Request for Information/Quotation/Proposal notifications (RFI/RFQ/RFP). If your company is registered in SAM and wants to win Government contracts then you should plan to participate.

Register Here

December 12 – Decmeber 21, 2022

Date Time (CST) SBA7J Series Topic SBA7J Training Subject Register to Attend
Monday, December 12, 2022 12:30 PM Federal Opportunities Review Federal Opportunities Weekly Market Update  – Trends, New Ops and How To Respond Register Link
Wednesday, December 14, 2022 12:00 PM SBA7J-Bidspeed User Training Creating Teaming Request using Partner Feature Register Link
Thursday, December 15, 2022 12:00 PM Proposal Response Training How to Respond to RFPs when Teaming Register Link
Monday, December 19, 2022 12:30 PM Federal Opportunities Review Federal Opportunities Weekly Market Update  – Trends, New Ops and How To Respond Register Link
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 12:00 PM SBA7J-Bidspeed User Training Locate/Request Incumbent and Previous Contract Information Register Link


NetQuarry, Inc. (Bidspeed) | 877.663.9043

Again, if you have any questions about these upcoming webinars or how to register for them, please contact Allen Shipes by phone at 405-202-7589 or by email at

National Resource Guide


All the information you need to Start, Grow, Expand, and Recover Your Small Business!

National Resource Guide

National Resource Guide (Spanish)