Welcome to the
National Business Association

We Serve the Self-Employed Since 1982

Through the NBA get the Basic Steps to Starting Your Own Business
And an Overview of Funding Your Small Business Growth

NBA has a prime focus on assisting the Self-Employed & Small Business Community.
To be successful and achieve their professional goals we have gathered a wide array of resources to ensure the right tools are accessible.

The National Business Association developed the First Step Review to help meet the informational needs of existing business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs.

The FIRST STEP SOFTWARE SERIES began with research and development in mid-1980's by R. Jerry Adams, PHD, with a Co-Sponsorship Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and assistance from the SBA’s Small Business Development Centers. The First Step Serfies is updated regulary to keep it current and accurate. Each piece in the series was written to conform to SBA specifications and designed to make the loan process easy to understand.



 Your Marketing Roadmap -     Stop Selling and Start Educating

LIVE EVENT -  Offered by SCORE

Thursday July 7, 2022, 1:00 pm EDT - 12:00 pm CST : Duration 1 Hour

Join SCORE and small business expert and entrepreneur Ramon Ray for fresh and new 4 part series.

We'll take you through the ultimate marketing essentials you will need for your business to be a success.

Workshop 2:  Stop Selling and Start Educating view part 1 - Your Marketing Midset.

Ramon will show you the power of educating your customer instead of trying to "sell" your customer. 

By educating your customer you'll b guiding them to buy from you instead of trying to convince them.

In this Part 2 Live Webinar you will learn:

  • The importance of building an attraction to your business.
  • How to build a lead capture system for your business.
  • How and why to educate your customers and nurture them to a sale.
  • How to wow your customers so they want to buy from you over and over again.

Register Online 


Your Marketing Roadmap - Get in the Marketing Midset 

RECORDED WEBINAR - Duration: 1 Hour

Join SCORE and small business expert and entrepreneur Ramon Ray for the first part of this 4 part series.

We'll take you through the ultimate marketing essentials you will need for you business to be a success.

Workshop 1: Your Marketing Mindset.

What mindset do you need to be an effective marketer? 

Ramon will guide you through the key principles you must focus on before leveraging marketing tactics:

  • Who is your perfect customer?
  • Do you know them better than they know themselves?
  • Billion-dollar brands are not your competitors.
  • The power of winning in small markets.
  • Follow-up, frequency and engagement are your tickets to successful markering. 

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About SCORE - SCORE, the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors, is dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals. Since 1964, SCORE has provided education and mentorship to more than 11 million entrepreneurs.

SCORE is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and a resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Thanks to this generous support from the SBA and because of the selfless contributions of SCOTE's  more than 10,000 dedicated volunteers, SCORE  can deliver most of Their offerings at no cost.

About the Presenter - Ramon is a serial entrepreneur, keynote speaker, and author of several books, including Celebrity CEO.  He is the founder of SmartHustle.com.  Get know Ramon at www.RamonRay.com



The Self-Employed Small Business Owners are the Backbone of our free enterprise system - they create jobs, provide innovative higher quality goods & services, and improve life in our communities.  They keep the economy strong while widening the path of opportunity for millions of Americans. 

We provide Resources Guides to assist the Self-Employed to attain success and continued success.

SMALL BUSINESS LOANS – Anticipating what lenders will review and require, you greatly increase your chances of obtaining a beneficial small business loan!

CHOOSING THE RIGHT ADVERTISING MEDIUM FOR YOUR BUSINESS. – A Guide for the Self-Employed Business owner with some straightforward information that will help bring about consistent success in advertising.

For More information on the National Business Association contact us today! nba@nationalbusiness.org