In addition to our vigorous lobbying efforts in Washington, D.C., SBEA members benefit from the NSBA-family of member benefits, including retirement programs, website assistance, lending and shipping. Below are a number of additional member benefits that can help your exporting business.
Exporting & Small Business Updates
Not only will you get the best exporting news as it relates to your small business, you will have access to all of NSBA’s information, including our Weekly Advocate, our highly respected online weekly newsletter which provides the latest updates on everything happening in Washington, D.C. as it pertains to small business. Here’s just one example.
The Action Center
We know you’re busy. Let our experts make connecting with your lawmakers quick and easy through our online Action Center. With just a few moments of your time and a few clicks of your mouse, you can personalize a template letter our staff has created and send it to your lawmakers. Click here to visit the NSBA/SBEA Action Center.
Talk to the Experts
SBEA holds regular Issue Briefing Calls for members where outstanding guest speakers talk candidly to our members and take your questions. Recent guest speakers include: U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman and Eric Hirschhorn, Under Secretary of the U.S Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security. SBEA members can also participate in any NSBA member-only Issue Briefing. Click here to see some of our most recent Issue Briefings.
Share Your Opinion
You can provide your opinions in a number of NSBA surveys, including the two biannual economic reports and a variety of targeted surveys. Click here to view our most recent Exporting Survey.
As a member of SBEA—and thereby NSBA also, we provide members with a web-sticker signifying that you are part of our community of advocates. We also recognize five outstanding small-business advocates each year through our Lew Shattuck Award which can be a great way to spotlight your achievements. Click here to learn more about the Lew Shattuck Award.