Become Part of Your Community

Get involved with the small-business community!

At the National Association for the Self-Employed, we believe that the best way to get people to get involved with your business is to first get involved with the community your business serves.  We know you're time is important which is why we've compiled a short list of some of the powerful tools the NASE has to offer you and your business.  Best of all...  the tools and resources listed below are offered at no additional cost!


The SelfInformed is a monthly publication that has all sorts of useful informational articles such as how to prepare your taxes, manage your marketing dollars effectively, utilize some of the more popular NASE business tools and more!  The best part... it's a FREE publication!  Here are the most recent releases...

All SelfInformed Issues for the Year 2018

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Download SelfInformed - October 2018

SelfInformed - October 2018

In this issue, read about online advertising, member benefits, getting you business promoted in future issues & National Women's Small Business Month.

NASE SelfInformed Cover September 2018
Download SelfInformed - September 2018

SelfInformed - September 2018

In this issue, read about health insurance, the NASE Dependent Scholarships winners and the Presidents's Executive Order on Retirement.

Download SelfInformed - August 2018

SelfInformed - August 2018

In this issue, read about making your website work as hard as you do, getting social and the White House Conference on Small Business.

Download SelfInformed - July 2018

SelfInformed - July 2018

In this issue, read about rethinking your marketing plan, SEO vs SEM, generating ad revenue and a recent Supreme Court ruling.

Download SelfInformed - June 2018

SelfInformed - June 2018

In this issue, read about Search Engine Optimization, how you can help us help you and the NASE joining a Census Business Coalition

Download SelfInformed - May 2018

SelfInformed - May 2018

In this months issue, read about National Small Business Week, Being Featured in an NASE article and The New Tax Law

Download SelfInformed - April 2018

SelfInformed - April 2018

In this issue, read about the types of business insurance you may need, what a typical NASE Member looks like and how we are a founding member of the new Small Business Roundtable.

Download SelfInformed - March 2018

SelfInformed - March 2018

In this issue, read about our Experts and how they can help your business, take our tax survey, see our new social media platforms and read how our President Keith Hall testified before congress.

Download SelfInformed - February 2018

SelfInformed - February 2018

Tax Questions, Technology and Trump's first State of the Union

Download SelfInformed - January 2018

SelfInformed - January 2018

With the start of a new year comes the enrollment period for the NASE Dependent Scholarship. Members with a child (or children) that will be attending college in the fall should look into applying for a dependent scholarship.


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NASE Minute

Perhaps you just want to sit back once a week and watch a video with the latest business tip from the NASE?  We've got you covered!  The NASE Minute is our weekly video series designed to focus on some of the most commonly asked about topics and presented in a short amount of time so you can get what you need to know and be on your way!

See what you've been missing...


Small Business Saturday

Thursday, November 15, 2018
Thank you for Shopping Small Business Saturday


Health Insurance & Open Enrollment

Thursday, November 8, 2018
If you are shopping for affordable health insurance, Request a Quote Today!


Midterm Elections are Here!

Thursday, November 1, 2018
Are you Registered to Vote? Make Sure Your Voice is Heard.


Estimated Tax Payments

Thursday, October 25, 2018
When should you pay your quarterly tax payments and how much should you pay?


Social Media Support for Small Businesses

Thursday, October 18, 2018
How does social media support small business start ups?
You can see other NASE Minute segments or even subscribe to our YouTube channel here.

NextBizThing is your one stop, go-to place to get your business listed in a community of other business minded professionals like yourself.  With you can not only list the general information about your business but promote any campaigns you have, share valuable articles about your products and services, promote your social media channels and more!

We invite you to explore the site and even try it out.  There isn't anything to lose.

Self Made

Self Made BlogSelf Made is our staff blog.  Our resident Government Relations expert (Katie Vlietstra) works hard to relay the information that you need to know about what's happening in the community and how it effects you!

Here's the latest blog entry...

  • How to Set Up UPC Barcodes for Your Products

    With e-commerce thriving, there have never been more sales opportunities available to small business owners with a killer product. To fully take advantage of the global marketplace, business owners need to make sure their products have authentic identification numbers, which are then encoded into a UPC (Universal Product Code) barcode.
    Posted on Nov 01, 2018
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Don't Forget...

Along with our member benefits, we have MANY, MANY resources to help you effectively interact with your community and help drive business to you.  We invite you to browse this site and see what works best for you.

Have questions?  Feel free to contact us via our web form, customer service hotline or ask an expert!