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Small Business Impact on New Jersey

The U.S. Small Business Administration recently released its updated numbers by state and the impact of small businesses on New Jersey's economy is signficant. A total of 884,049 small businesses employ 49.8% of the Garden State's workers, with firms of less than 20 employees accounting for the largest job gains at a collective total of 40,510 net jobs. For more data, impact and context, see the infographic below.

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New Podcasts for NJ Small Businesses

NJBAC has launched a number of recent podcasts touching on critical issues for the state's small businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs. Topics like "Financing Options," "Business Continuity/Disaster/Recovery Planning" and "Export Promotion and Assistance" are all available for download. Are we missing a topic you'd like to see us address? Email me directly and we'll explore an episode on it.

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Join our Export Promotion Webinar

Ever wonder how to start exporting, or how your firm can expand its current exporting endeavors? Join Eddy Mayen, Manager of NJBAC's Office of Export Promotion, for our free lunchtime webinar, "Grow your Business through Exporting." He'll highlight resources ranging from preparing to export to growing your existing international sales. Also included will be the New Jersey State Trade Expansion Program (NJ STEP) financial awards.

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