Archive by category Contests and Awards

New Events and Contests List for Small Business: Affiliate Management, SMB Nation, BlackBerry Awards + More

New Events and Contests List for Small Business: Affiliate Management, SMB Nation, BlackBerry Awards + More

We’ve launched the new Events Calendar launched jointly with Small Business Trends, and we’ve been getting a steady stream of new listings of events, contests and awards for small business people and entrepreneurs.  The list is carefully curated — all  events, contests and awards submitted are vetted to bring you only the highest quality. Below is a [...]

Small Business Contests & Awards: NY’s Top Entrepreneurs, BlackBerry Achievement Awards, Pitch at MIT + More

Small Business Contests & Awards: NY’s Top Entrepreneurs, BlackBerry Achievement Awards, Pitch at MIT + More

Here’s a fresh list of awards, contests and competitions for growing companies and entrepreneurs. There are some great contests and awards in this week’s roundup. If you’ve entered and won a contest or award listed here, let me know so we can share your news. This list is brought to you every other week by [...]

The 24-Hour Small Biz Makeover Contest Worth $30,000 – What Small Business Will Win?

The 24-Hour Small Biz Makeover Contest Worth $30,000 – What Small Business Will Win?

One Deserving Small Business Owner will receive an Extreme Business Transformation Worth $30,000 in the 24Hour Small Biz Makeover Contest!   Attention Small Businesses! The Applegate Group, known for providing exclusive, original content for small business owners and the companies that serve them is launching  the 24-Hour Small Biz Makeover Contest, sponsored by Verizon Wireless, Epson [...]

Setting Up A Contest Isn’t As Easy As It Sounds. Learn How To Transform Idle Contests Into Social Melting Pots

Setting Up A Contest Isn’t As Easy As It Sounds. Learn How To Transform Idle Contests Into Social Melting Pots

A whole lot of social media experts will tell you that your business can benefit greatly from setting up contests. Many articles online don’t tell you how to set up your contest to attract an audience, though. They only say “setting up contests is good.” Well, duh! Everyone should know this by now, but one thing [...]