Verizon Small Business Digital Ready Program

August 25, 2022 – 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

NEW-WBC announced its plan to help bring a new online curriculum to small businesses across United States: Verizon Small Business Digital Ready In partnership with Next Street, LISC, and AWBC, the Verizon Small Business Digital Ready online curriculum is designed to give small businesses the tools they need to thrive in today’s digital economy, including access to personalized learning plans, coaching from experts and networking opportunities with diverse, industry-specific businesses.


More than 100,000 small businesses closed due to the pandemic, with a disproportionate impact on Black and Lantinx-owned small businesses. Verizon Small Business Digital Ready offers businesses support, aiming to enable digital readiness and drive digital transformation through a customized curriculum that accounts for industry, size and interests. NEW-WBC is proud to be working with Verizon to reach those businesses most in need of support.


We are here to help your businesses! We understand that registering can be a discomfort for some. That is why we are providing a free webinar to guide you through the process of registering for the Verizon Small Business Digital Ready Program to make it more easy and accessable to you. Join us and register for this online meeting so we can provide you with general instructions on how to obtain an account for VSBDR. Simply click the sign up button!


Developed by small businesses, Verizon Small Business Digital Ready provides a personalized experience – providing resources, networking and coaching tailored to a small business’s specific needs. The program can help small businesses move forward in four ways:


  •        Personalized Learning

Content presented by small businesses through brief, information-packed lessons small businesses can use right away.

  •        Expert coaching

Guidance from business experts across marketing, business planning, legal, and more.

  •        Peer Networking

Connections to other small businesses to build their networks.

  •        Incentives

A marketplace of tools, solutions, products and services that can help small businesses. Participants will also be eligible to apply for grant funding exclusive to users of Verizon Small Business Digital Ready.[1]

To register and access, visit