The Begich Minute: Small Business Workshop in Anchorage
This week U.S. Sen. Mark Begich broadcasts The Begich Minute from his Small Business and Entrepreneurs Workshop that was held in Anchorage on April 12. Over 200 small businesses from various industries attended to learn about how to gain access to capital, network, effectively use the Small Business Administration, and harness the potential of social media to market their products and services. The workshop included presentations from Alaska businessmen and women, and guest speakers from the Small Business Administration, Facebook, Google and Apple. It was co-sponsored by The Anchorage Economic Development Council, the Small Business Development Council, and the University of Alaska.