America’s 28 million small business owners drive job creation and innovation across our economy. They are responsible for creating two out of three net new private sector jobs in our communities. Many of these businesses start with shoestring budgets and small staffs of dedicated people looking to transform their industries. These men and women work hard. They sacrifice. And the last thing they have time for is bureaucracy, piles of unnecessary paperwork and navigating byzantine processes that waste time, money and resources. They have businesses to run.
The Small Business Administration and Small Business Majority are launching the Affordable Care Act 101 weekly webinar series. Each week, SBA representatives will walk through the key pieces of the law so that small business owners can understand the facts and make the most informed decisions they can about providing health insurance for their employees.
This free series will focus on both federal and state provisions to help small business owners understand how the law will affect them. Topics being discussed include:
The Small Business Administration and Small Business Majority are excited to announce the next set of Affordable Care Act 101 weekly webinar dates with SBA Administrator Karen Mills joining as a special guest today, August 15 at 2pm ET. During each presentation, small business owners can learn the basics of the Affordable Care Act and what it means for their company and employees. SBA representatives help small business owners understand the facts of the Affordable Care Act so they can make informed decisions about providing health insurance for their employees.
At the U.S. Small Business Administration, we know that health is one of the top concerns for small business owners across the country. Since the Affordable Care Act passed in 2010, the Obama Administration has been hard at work implementing key policies that are already helping make health care more affordable and accessible for America’s small business owners--and more progress is on the way.