With 30 million small businesses across the U.S., you might be one of many business owners affected by the 2020 pandemic crisis. Find resources through the Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center COVID-19 Resource Navigator, who we’ve teamed up with, or be inspired by how some entrepreneurs have adapted.


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#SpreadGood: Leadership Program

During challenging times, it is important for communities to come together and help raise each other up. Instead of fearing your future, we can help you shape it. Bank of the West and Ulule are launching #SpreadGood, a program to help entrepreneurs bring their business ideas to life through crowdfunding. Participants will have access to free business coaching, learn how to pitch their business, and gain access to the Ulule crowdfunding platform.

Learn more and apply today

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Victoria Montgomery-Brown Digital Goddess

Wednesday October 7, 2020

10:00 am PDT - 11:00 am PDT

Virtual meeting - See Registration for details

Join Victoria Montgomery-Brown, CEO/Co-founder of Big Think to discuss parts her new book, "Digital Goddess: The Unfiltered Lessons of a Female Entrepreneur".  A Candid, compelling, and practical guide for entrepreneurs building a business  from the ground up.

Sponsored by Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center

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M&A BOOTCAMP - The Ultimate Guide to Mergers & Acquisition For Startups

Thursday October 29, 2020

10:00 am PDT - 3:00 pm PDT

Virtual Meeting - See Registration for details

Join us for a virtual M&A Bootcamp with experts and founders from Bank of the West - BNP Paribas, KPMG, Wilson Sonsini, and Woodruff Sawyer.

The Nasdaq Entrepreneur Center and our partners look forward to presenting an update on the current mergers and acquisitions environment, learning best practices on positioning yourself for future M&A opportunities, and taking away winning strategies for successful transitions.

Sponsored by Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center

Where are you in your journey?


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Your business is a great idea. Is it ready to be real?


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Your business is ready to jump. Is now the time?


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Your business is humming along. Is it ready to roar?


Billie Jean King Interview

We had the opportunity to sit down with tennis icon and social activist Billie Jean King during the 2019 BNP Paribas Open. She shared her extraordinary journey as an entrepreneur, how to decide when to take that plunge, and the importance of raising confident kids.

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Finding money for your business

From traditional bank loans to micro-lending, you may be surprised by how many new funding options are available today. We help connect you to them, regardless of business stage or need.

Solutions to run your business

With so many banking services available, we’ve put together some important questions to help you navigate choosing solutions for payments, payroll and fraud protection, to name just a few.

We’re just getting started. Get in on the ground floor.

WE Source is a new community for women entrepreneurs with big dreams — just like you. We’re continually adding events, resources, and insights from business owners and important voices in the business and finance industries. Sign up now to receive updates.

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Loans and lines of credit are subject to credit approval. Terms, conditions, fees and other restrictions may apply.