Level Up Your Digital Skills: Free This Week with Verizon Small Business

Join Verizon Small Business Digital Ready and enroll in courses and events built to help small businesses.

The program provides exclusive networking opportunities and digital skills training, from courses, to live coaching sessions, to personalized learning plans.

Join for free!

These events and courses for the week of March 3 are just a sample of the program’s benefits.

Ask the Expert: Understanding Your Numbers: How to read digital reports

  • March 4| 11‌:30 A‌M – 1:‌00 P‌M E‌T
  • From profit and loss statements to cash flow reports, this event will teach you how to use financial reports to guide business decisions.
  • Join and register for free!

Ask the Expert: Hustle 101: AI and Maximizing Your Productivity

  • Mar‌ch 4‌ | 1:‌30 P‌M – 3:‌00 P‌M E‌T
  • With the help of an expert, you’ll learn all about automation, AI and other time management tools that can help you get more done.
  • Join and register for free!

Ask the Expert: Writing Compelling Content: What Not to Write

  • March 8 | 12:00 – 1:30PM ET
  • Learn the best practices to engage prospects before they click away, and turn readers into customers by creating compelling content across websites, social media, advertising and printed materials.
  • Join and register for free!

Small Group Session: Setting Up Business Social Media from Scratch

  • March 8 | 10:00 – 11:00AM ET
  • Learn how to develop a social media strategy that drives engagement, how to select the right channels for your business, how a business account differs from a personal account, and when and what to post.
  • Join and register for free!

Coming up in the rest of March

Small Business Clinic: Getting the most out of Digital Ready

  • March 11 | 1:00 – 2:00PM ET
  • From self-paced courses to live events and group coaching sessions, discover how to make the most of the different resources on Digital Ready and level up your business from day one.
  • Join and register for free!

Ask the Expert: Building a Digital Presence

  • March 11 | 5:30 – 7:00PM ET
  • Get tips from our expert to understand how customers find you, and how to create content that gives your customers a strong call to action.
  • Join and register for free!

Spanish Language Event: Clínica de la Pequeña Empresa: Aprovechando al máximo Digital Ready

  • 11 de marzo | 1:00 – 2:00PM ET
  • Desde cursos a tu propio ritmo hasta eventos en vivo y sesiones de coaching grupal, descubre cómo puedes aprovechar al máximo los diferentes recursos de Digital Ready y mejorar tu empresa desde el primer día.
  • Inscríbete ahora

1:1 Review: Social Media Marketing

  • March 12 | 11:30 – 1:00PM ET
  • Build a compelling content schedule across channels to ramp up your social media activity.
  • Join and register for free!

Ask the Expert: Why Your Digital Ads Aren’t Working and How To Fix Them

  • March 13 | 12:00 – 1:30PM ET
  • We’re all seeing more ads in our feeds these days – so how do you make your stand out? Learn how to create effective digital ads that convert by adopting proven digital marketing strategies.
  • Join and register for free!

Small Business Clinic: Business Plan Bootcamp

  • March 13 | 2:00 – 4:00PM ET
  • Discover how to create the ultimate business plan in eight easy steps with financial services expert Cate Luzio, Founder and CEO of Luminary.
  • Join and register for free!

Ask the Expert: Establishing Business Credit

  • March 14 | 12:00 – 1:30PM ET
  • Explore the options for securing capital and lines of credit to start or grow your business, and learn how to navigate a path along the sometimes fuzzy lines of personal and business finances.
  • Join and register for free!

Small Group Session: Marketing Plan for Beginners

  • March 18 | 11:30 – 1:00PM ET
  • Work with a small group of peers to draft and update your one-year marketing plan—so you can start putting your goals into action and attract the right kind of customers.
  • Join and register for free!

Ask the Expert: The Art of Schmoozing

  • March 19 | 12:00 – 1:30PM ET
  • In this 90-minute session, we’ll discuss the best tactics and strategies for leveraging online and in-person networking.
  • Join and register for free!

Ask the Expert: Free and Low-Cost Tools to Run Your Business

  • March 20 | 6:00 – 7:30PM ET
  • Discover some of the best free and low-cost tools that can help you streamline your finances, better manage your time, and execute your social media strategy with ease.
  • Join and register for free!

Ask the Expert: Step by Step Projections

  • March 21 | 12:00 – 2:00PM ET
  • Join us in this Ask the Expert session as we guide you through financial fundamentals, including gross margin and profit & loss calculations—as well as key finance terminology.
  • Join and register for free!

Ask the Expert: Financial Wellness for Entrepreneurs

  • March 25 | 12:00 – 1:30PM ET
  • Start on the right path to liquidity and financial health by understanding how your money arrives, departs, and can best serve you, plus learn how to strategize your spending over time.
  • Join and register for free!

Ask the Expert: Navigating Cash Flow

  • March 26 | 12:30 – 2:00PM ET
  • Learn how to budget, make smarter financial decisions, and how you can invest in your small business properly.
  • Join and register for free!

1:1 Review: Website Review & User Experience

Ask the Expert: Web Design that Converts

  • March 28 | 12:00 – 1:00PM ET
  • Review the range of tools available to help you create an effective, cost-efficient website. Explore the most important elements of your site, and how you can use it to engage a larger audience.
  • Join and register for free!

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