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ABQ Apartment Movers

Interview with James Lopez – WESST Donor and Owner of ABQ Apartment Movers»

We are so grateful to WESST’s wonderful community of supporters, from our generous individual, foundation and corporate donors to our in-kind donors who support WESST with their time, talents, and…

Opportunity Zones

Looking to Start or Invest in a Business in an Opportunity Zone? Well, What are Opportunity Zones, Anyway?»

Opportunity Zones are a new way to finance projects in underserved areas of our state’s cities, towns, and tribal areas. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 provides for…

Michelle Martin - Circle Round Boutique

BE INSPIRED: KOB 4 Hosts Digital Summit to Support Local Small Businesses»

On December 9, WESST’s partners at KOB 4 hosted “BE INSPIRED to innovate and adapt your business,” a virtual event designed to inspire and uplift small business owners and provide…

Empower by GoDaddy

Get Your Business Online or Expand Your Digital Presence»

Digital Media Marketing – WEBSITES, SOCIAL MEDIA, AND E-COMMERCE with Empower by GoDaddy in partnership with AEO. As we have seen in our experience with the COVID-19 pandemic throughout 2020,…

Sandro Tonini

Staff Spotlight: C. Sandro Tonini»

In our last blog of 2020, we are delighted to introduce you to Sandro Tonini. Sandro came to WESST at the beginning of September as the new Bilingual Business Consultant…

GivingTuesday

Join WESST on #GivingTuesday – December 1, 2020!»

Small and micro-businesses (those with fewer than 20 employees) are essential components of New Mexico’s economy, representing 83% of all businesses. WESST’s business development services are an important part of…

Pivoting a Small Business During COVID-19

Pivoting a Small Business During COVID-19»

Small businesses make up an essential part of any economy; they are crucial in creating jobs and providing services and products that larger businesses sometimes cannot. Small businesses in New…

National Women’s Small Business Month

National Women’s Small Business Month!»

October is National Women’s Small Business Month, which means it’s time to celebrate women-owned businesses everywhere, as well as the outstanding progress female entrepreneurs have made over the years. Did…

How To Make Remote Performance Reviews Work

How To Make Remote Performance Reviews Work»

One of the greatest challenges any small business faces is the effective delivery of employee feedback, and especially those periodic performance reviews. In the time of COVID-19 and its remote…

Snugglecubs Cookies

#getsnuggly with WESST Client: Snugglecubs Cookies»

Bill and Suzanne Slauson have been baking and sharing cookies with friends and family for the past 8 years. Infusing their cookies with love and an extra secret ingredient, “these…