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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 2019

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SelfInformed - September 2019

In this issue, read about data security for small businesses, extended tax returns, riding self-employment and the Modern Worker Empowerment Act.


Download Self Informed - August 2019

Self Informed - August 2019

In this issue, read about marketing to Millennials and Gen Z, a guiding hand as self-employment and our support for bipartisan legislation to deduct health insurance costs.

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SelfInformed - July 2019

In this issue, read about Customer Attrition VS Customer Retention, our 2019 Dependent Scholarship recipients and the Trump administration taking steps to improve Health Care pricing.

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SelfInformed - June 2019

In this issue, read about retirement planning for the self-employed and the new HRA regulations.

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SelfInformed - May 2019

In this issue, read about maximizing your tradeshow experience, mental health for small business owners and how the NASE celebrated National Small Business Week.

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SelfInformed - April 2019

In this issue, read about how to expand your social media, synergistic self-employment and retirement security.

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SelfInformed - March 2019

In this issue, read about growing and generating new business, an author's look at self-employment and net neutrality legislation.

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SelfInformed - February 2019

In this issue, read about taxes, taxes, taxes! It's February and that means it's Tax time, get all you need to know as well as our reaction to the State of the Union and the small business outlook.

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SelfInformed - January 2019

In this issue, read about effective tips for starting a small business, 2019 tax preparation and an update on HRA regulations.


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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...


Email Listing vs. Contact Form

Thursday, September 19, 2019
Are you wondering whether to you use a contact form or an email address on your Contact Us page? Your decision might have a big effect on whether or not you get the kind of inquiries you want.


Keeping Your Business Connected

Thursday, September 12, 2019
As a small business owner, staying connected is vital to growing your business. Watch this week's video to learn some tips and ideas for keeping you business connected to proper groups and people. You can also connect with NASE professionals at


Assist America - Medical Travel Assistance Service

Thursday, September 5, 2019
Most of us travel without being prepared for medical emergencies or knowing how to obtain treatment from qualified physician. That’s what makes Assist America’s Global Emergency Services so important.


Common Tax Questions asked by the Self-Employed

Thursday, August 29, 2019
Get answers to common tax questions; What's the first thing you should do? Should you form an LLC? Do you need to pay taxes quarterly?


Office Depot, Discounted Office Products

Thursday, August 22, 2019
Office Depot Discounts! Save up to 80% off preferred office products. Over 90,000 products are discounted below retail pricing.
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...

  • 5 Things You Need To Do When Starting Up A New Business

    It’s no secret that starting a business can be an incredibly stressful experience, because it can seem like that there are hundreds if not thousands of things that you will need to get done at once. No matter how well you plan out every stage of your business, there are going to be a lot of things popping up that you didn’t anticipate.
    Posted on Jul 30, 2019
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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!