Melanie Willoughby, of the New Jersey Business Action Center, will talk about resources for small businesses during a one-hour webinar on Thursday hosted by the New Jersey Small Business Development Center, a network providing comprehensive assistance to small and medium businesses.

Go here to register for webinar, which will be broadcast at 12 noon, Aug. 26. The event is limited to the first 100 registrants and is part of the NJSBDC’s weekly series of “NJ Thrives Thursdays” webinars.

Willoughby is the executive director of the New Jersey Business Action Center and an experienced government relations strategist who has worked with state and local levels of government for many years as an advocate for businesses of all sizes.

This free webinar counts toward the NJSBDC’s “Upgrade Your Business Certificates of Completion,” a program of several online courses designed to help businesses leverage their capabilities and gain a competitive advantage in today’s economic climate. Upgrade Your Business programs are made possible with funding from the federal CARES Act and are designed to help enhance business management skills for growth, and post-pandemic resiliency. For more information, go here.