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The annual Post Small Business Liaison Officer (PSBLO) of the Year Award recognizes the PSBLO whose leadership, support and activities best exemplifies the mission of the Small Business Council. Current members of a Post Board of Direction as the named PSBLO or Post Officer are eligible.
Please complete this form online and click "submit" at the bottom of the page. All award nominations were due by the awards due date.
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The PSBLO Award is based on achieving a minimum of five criteria segmented into three focus areas: SAME Post Participation, Small Business Council Participation, and Small Business Advocacy Outside SAME. From the nine criteria listed below, please click on the box to the right indicating those those accomplishments that are applicable to you. You may select as many as you desire; however you must meet a minimum of five of the nine criteria to qualify for the award. Then upload a brief summary detailing what you did to meet the criteria you noted.
SAME Post Participation: (select all those applicable)
Implemented Innovative membership recruiting of small businesses.
Advocates providing discounts to small businesses for Post or Regional Events.
Recognized a small business member or firm via newsletter, newspaper, magazine award, monthly Post meeting.
Received Letter(s) of appreciation/commendation from their Post President, a local or national organization or agency for post efforts in small business activity.
Please prepare a brief summary of your SAME Post Participation including how you fulfilled the individual items noted and how your accomplishment/actions benefited small business. Compose the summary in another program and upload the completed file here.
Upload your summary here (PDF or Word)
Small Business Council Participation: (select all those applicable)
Member of the Small Business Council and have contributed to Conferences, Newsletters, small business Training, Webinars.
Attended SAME Small Business Conferences in the past two years and can offer insight on improving the programs.
For each of the items that you checked, please provide a brief description of what you did and how this benefited small business.
Please prepare a brief summary of your SAME Small Business Council Participation including how you fulfilled the individual items noted and how your accomplishment/actions benefited small business. Compose the summary in another program and upload the completed file.
Small Business Advocacy Outside SAME: (select all those applicable)
Work for a small business
Coordinated or assisted a small business event with a Local Government Agency.
Assist with conference planning of at least one (1) community small business outreach event.
Please prepare a brief summary of your Small Business Advocacy Outside SAME, including how you fulfilled the individual items noted and how your accomplishment/actions benefited small business. Compose the summary in another program and upload the completed file.
Starting in 2013, the SB Council will award five $1000 stipends to attend SBC, held in November. Stipend recipients will be selected from among nominees for the PSBLO of the Year Award. The Small Business Council will evaluate the nominations and award stipends to five individuals who contribute to the Society in ways that support and enrich the Small Business Council Mission.
Would you like to be considered for the Stipend?
Do you plan to attend the SBC in 2014?
Do you plan to attend the 2013 JETC?
Before you click on “Submit Form” please check your work to ensure accuracy of information. Once you hit “Submit Form,” you will receive an e-mail confirming that your information has been submitted. If you DO NOT get a confirmation e-mail, please contact the SAME Administrative Assistant immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org. Your confirmation e-mail is proof that your form has been submitted.
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