How to Use Social Media to Survive & Thrive in Tough Times

How to Use Social Media to Survive & Thrive in Tough Times

COVID-19 poses so many challenges to businesses struggling to stay afloat in these uncertain times. For her SEJ eSummit session, Mary Davies, President of Beanstalk Internet Marketing, will share tips on how to use social media to build strong connections and long-lasting relationships with your user base and customers that will stand the test of…

Many small businesses got loans during COVID as some states devised ways to offer critical funding

Many small businesses got loans during COVID as some states devised ways to offer critical funding

When a large swath of Connecticut was forced to shut down during the early days of the coronavirus pandemic, state officials quickly created an emergency loan program from scratch, hoping to help small businesses — pizza shops, yoga studios and more — weather the economic crisis. Months later, records obtained by the Associated Press through…