What’s the process small business lenders use (to varying degrees) to assess loan requests for new and/or growing enterprises? It’s like a 4-legged stool.

The Virginia Tourism Corporation is offering a reimbursable grant program to assist small tourism-related businesses and bolster visitation.

Guidelines for navigating changes to the System for Award Management (SAM) registration process and applying for government certifications.

Enjoy a monthly roundup of business stories, tips, and reasons why living and doing business in the Shenandoah Valley is so gratifying.

Enjoy this month’s mix of business stories from around the Shenandoah Valley! You’ll also find ideas to help grow your business and some reminders about why living and working here is so exciting.

The SBA is encouraging businesses that have not filed for Paycheck Protection Program forgiveness to act before loans convert to repayment.

Enjoy this month’s mix of business stories from around the Shenandoah Valley!  You’ll also find ideas to help grow your business and some reminders about why living and working here is so exciting. 

Enjoy this month’s mix of business stories from around the Shenandoah Valley!  You’ll also find ideas to help grow your business and some reminders about why living and working here is so exciting. 

The following resources have been provided by the SBDC to advise small businesses of preparations they should take in response to the war in Ukraine. In addition to the possibility of increased incidents of cyber-attacks, sweeping sanctions and technology controls placed on Russian parties (government institutions, banks, public and private sector companies, and persons) operating inside and outside of the Russian Federation will have implications for businesses of all sizes, including vulnerabilities and exposures within their supply chain. Please review the following documents for more information.

CYBERSECURITY UPDATE

RUSSIA SANCTIONS AND TECHNOLOGY CONTROLS

Lessons Learned from How Rising Fuel Costs Are Impacting Small Businesses

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