Issue Briefings

NSBA hosts informative teleconferences for NSBA members and invited guests to get the most up-to-date on current issues and important resources. The quick, 45-minute teleconferences provide expert analysis on an issue and feature guest speakers ranging from top small-business reporters to Members of Congress and their staff.

May 13 - A Conversation with U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman

NSBA and its international trade arm, the Small Business Exporters Association (SBEA) are hosting Ambassador Froman for an informative, 30-minute conversation on the President’s trade agenda and the important benefits that small- and medium-sized businesses stand to gain from the trade agreements currently being negotiated.

Click here for more from the USTR on small business.

Click here for T-TIP Opportunities for small exporters.

Click here for details on expanding trade with the EU.


Archived Issue Briefing Calls
If you were unable to participate in one of our past Issue Briefings, you can listen to the podcast here.

Tax Time is the Right Time to Secure Financing – April 24 (Podcast & Presentation)
State of the Union Analysis – Jan. 29

Export Controls – Dec. 4, 2013
Immigration Reform & Your Small Business – May 30, 2013
State of the Union Wrap-Up – Feb. 13, 2013
Get the Most from Your Website – Dec. 12, 2012
Elections Wrap-Up – Nov. 8, 2012
Access to Capital – July 19, 2012
Social Media – April 10, 2012
Exporting 101 – Oct. 27, 2011
Export Controls – Jan. 27, 2011
State of the Union – Jan. 26, 2011
2010 Elections – Nov. 2, 2010
1099 Reporting – Sept. 28, 2010