SMB Professionals Group - IT : Bronze Membership Package

Are you a Technology Service Provider or MSP that just wants to be a part of the community and access our basic benefits? The Bronze Membership is designed specifically for you! The entry level SMBProIT Membership is a perfect opportunity to get engaged at very little cost. When you are ready, upgrading is quick and easy. This digitally-based introduction gives you everything you gain access to as an SMBProIT Free Member plus select access to the Latest Content, Powerful Marketing Tools, End-User Resources, Peer Networking, the SMBProIT Buyer’s Club, and access to our ever-expanding Community Network!

 

Benefits Include

 

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    Exclusive Partner White Papers

    SMBProIT’s Partner White Paper Library provides valuable information and education on a wide variety of subjects and topics.

    SMBBytes™ E-zine

    If you’re sick of clickbait-driven headlines and articles, give SMBBytes™ a try.

    The SMBBytes™ Newsletters are created by HUMANS! ~ YES ITS TRUE!

    Our selection of stories and content differs from the sensational, viral articles that hit the top of most popular charts. Instead, the SMBbytes™ Newsletter will help you discover the most important information as it relates to our community.

    With SMBBytes™ you will stay on top of opportunities, lessons, and news in the SMB Community.

    Preferred SMBProIT™ Newsletter

    The SMBProIT™ Newsletter is sent monthly to the SMBProIT™ Member Community to provide updates, answer questions, and spark conversation about community wide efforts to improve business, increase profits, and stay on top of the emerging technologies that impact our sector.

    In addition to the business and technical value of the newsletter, we also make it fun and entertaining. Regular feature like “This Day in History”, “The SMB Dish of the Month”, monthly contests, vendor specials, and our humor section, SMBProIT™ will have you looking forward to its arrival every month.

    Access to discounted Preferred SMBProIT™ HR Services

    Our Virtual HR Department lead has over 30-years of business HR and entrepreneurial experience. Our customized solutions are designed to increase productivity and profitability. As an SMBProIT™ Member you enjoy immediate prioritized access, exclusive savings, very low costs, and our guarantee of satisfaction.

    Vendor Discounts

    SMBProIT™ has coordinated special member discounts with our partners and distributors.

    No Cost Demand Letters & Discounted Collection Services

    SMBProIT™ has partnered with Jonathan Neil & Associates to provide members no cost and discounted premium collection services.

    • – JNA holds the prestigious Certificate of Compliance from the Commercial Law League of America and the International Association of Commercial Collectors. We are also certified and accredited by the Commercial Collection Agencies of America
    • – Experience and Integrity for over three decades
    • – Approximately 95% of all claims collected by JN&A are done so without any legal costs
    • – Nationwide service with offices coast to coast
    • – Since every client operates differently, it is our belief that an agency should cater to the individual needs of each client. We tailor our services to what works best for you
    • – We offer On-line Access to real time claims status and reports on a 24/7 basis

    Preferred SMBProIT™ Community Forum

    The SMBProIT™ Community Forum provides private access to our global network of IT Service Providers, MSPs, ISVs, and other industry community Members and thought leaders. A non-public think tank and solution center in the making! The SMBProIT™ Forum provides a connection hub for thousands of SMBProIT™ Members in hundreds of cities and regions on five continents for collaboration on business development and for exchange of the technological expertise and information that drives progress. Through this private network, SMBProIT™ Members can get the answers that they need to technical issues and problems without exposing the process to the general public.

    Preferred SMBProIT™ Payroll Service Partners

    The SMBProIT™ Payroll Service is on average 20-30% less than the competition, regardless of company size. Our Network Partners are ranked among the top payroll services in the Nation.

    Whether you want to use direct deposit or print your own checks to pay your employees, we have you covered. This “best in class” payroll service covers businesses of all sizes with a special focus on the needs of small business. Our well-established payroll service has a long history of providing top-notch, affordable solutions to small and medium sized businesses nationwide.

    We Understand the Needs of the Small Business and We Deliver!

    As an SMBProIT™ Member, you qualify for an additional 10% reduction of our already highly competitive pricing.

    Credit Card Acceptance Provider Partner Access

    As an SMBProIT™ Member you are entitled to additional discounting form our credit acceptance partners. If you already have a solution or are still using an Internet based Pay-Pal type solution, engage one of our representatives help you find a better more affordable solution through one our network providers. If you do not have a solution, get one as soon as possible. It is an unquestionable fact that moving from a cash-only business to one that accepts credit cards increases sales and improves retention.

    Preferred Vendor Directory

    Access to our Preferred Vendor Directory. Each of our Preferred Vendors have partnered with SMBProIT™ to help you meet and surpass your biggest growth goals. Find the partners and programs that are right for you.

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    Exclusive Partner Webinars

    Discover how SMBProIT™ Partners are innovating technologies throughout the small business community. Our partners are delivering ground breaking technologies and systems that are bringing capabilities and opportunity to the small business that until now was not even imagined.

    Join SMBProIT™ and our partners while we solve tomorrow’s problems today.

    The SMBProIT™ Partner Webinar Series is a selection of live recorded online presentations that cover a broad range of relevant topics that are specifically focused on the SMB IT Channel and its resellers. Each webinar is hosted by a SMBProIT™ Thought Leader and our partner’s educator. These webinars feature partner products, services, solutions, and educational subject matter designed to help our members achieve their goals.

    All webinars will be recorded and hosted in our Webinar Section for those who could not attend live.

    Members in attendance will be incentivized with valuable giveaways, discounts, and exclusive specials.

    Educational White Papers

    SMBProIT™ provides Educational White Papers in an effort to bring awareness and in-depth knowledge to member-relevant topics and industry-related matters. All of which can be downloaded for member convenience.

    Weekly Educational Webinar

    Each week we will be showcasing a different educational topic in our educational series. These Webinars are purely educational in content and not specifically vendor-centric. Some examples of topics covered are:

    •  SMB Social Media Success
    •  MSP Marketing
    •  Further Monetizing Your Existing Clientele
    •  Hiring and On-boarding the Right Employee
    •  PowerShell Basic to Advanced
    •  Office 365
    •  PSA Excellence
    •  Business Best Practices
    •  Sales & Sales Management
    •  and more!

    The SMBProIT™’s Member Only Educational Webinar Series tackles timely and relevant topics. Featuring the SMB Community’s top thought leaders, the Members Only Webinar Series offers an opportunity to gain exclusive insight into the challenges SMB IT Professionals and MSP Members currently face.

    Our educational webinars will be held every Thursday at 1 PM Pacific. For your convenience, the Webinar will be recorded and hosted in our Education Section for those who could not attend live.

    Members in attendance will receive an SMBProIT™ Certificate of Completion reflecting the course topic.

    Preferred SMBProIT™ Buyers Club B2B & B2C

    One of the most valuable privileges enjoyed by our premium members, the SMBProIT™ Buyers Club saves our members thousands of dollars each year on purchases that they are already making.

    Save on everything from pizza and the zoo, to movie tickets, oil changes, and car rentals. We offer over 302,000 discounts across the United States & Canada.

    Our included benefits package includes exclusive SMBProIT™ discounts and is arguably the best available even when stacked up against top associations such as AAA Auto & AARP!

    Our direct-to-member pricing cuts out those pesky middleman fees to deliver you more savings.

    On average, our buyers club program provides over $4,500 in available savings per member with many case studies that exceed $9,000 in costs savings!

    Access to Preferred SMBProIT™ Healthcare Network

    As a SMBProIT Member, you can participate in our Exclusive Lifestyle Health Plan Program!

    Our special rates provide our members tremendous savings compared to private insurance or policies that are usually offered to very small companies.
    Our plans are available to companies with 5 insurable and up and include W-2 and/or 1099 employees.

    Designed specifically for our membership, this plan is rich with value-added benefit programs designed to save you money!
    Including:

    • $0 Copay Telemedicine Access
    • 100% Lab Benefit Program
    • 100% Diabetic Supply Benefit
    • Care Coordination Services
    • Claims & Benefits Portal
    • Member Discount Portal

    Members Connect with a Doctor 24/7/365 for $0/copay!

    Lifestyle Health Plans members can talk to a LifestyleMD doctor anytime, anywhere, for non-emergent conditions.
    Avoid unnecessary office visit copays or urgent care visits.
    Connect with a physician live by calling our LifestyleMD telehealth hotline.
    Connect with personalized care through LifestyleMD.
    Direct primary care is the future of medicine. LifestyleMD is the way to make it happen.

    Diabetic Supplies
    Stop Paying for Supplies Out-of-Pocket

    Save on your out-of-pocket costs! Diabetic testing supplies are covered at 100% through the Just Diabetic Supplies program. All of the testing supplies you need – including a new meter, test strips, and lancets – shipped directly to you at no cost!

    Member Discount Portal
    Additional Out-of-Pocket Savings

    DirectHealth Mall is an online health and wellness discount portal designed to be a one-stop-shop to save you more!

    The Mall offers you discounts on outpatient lab testing, diabetic supplies, medical supplies, prescription, elective medical services, vision, dental, diet and fitness, and more. Designed to be a compliment to your Lifestyle Health Plans program, this consumer-direct online portal can be utilized by not only by plan participants but also by spouses and dependents who might not be covered by the plan!

    And so much more!

    Contact us at 1-866-827-6607 today for more information!

    MyNetTrainer Wellness Center

    Whether you need help losing weight, alleviating pain, managing a medical condition, or simply jump starting your existing workouts, MyNetTrainer can help you succeed.

    Access your workouts 24/7, when you want them and wherever it’s convenient. All you need is your device of choice (a computer, tablet, or smartphone), an Internet connection, and a resistance band. That’s It!

    MyNetTrainer delivers a new and challenging workout to you three times each week, eliminating boredom and producing life changing results.

    If you are initiating an employee wellness program or expanding your current one, MyNetTrainer delivers an powerful first step toward getting that in place.

    Marketing Materials

    Gain access to free templates, brandable documents, and client management materials. Plus, train your team using our sales guides, methodology explainers, and product sheets.

    Resources Include:

    • Sales Guides
    • Pitch Decks
    • Training Guides
    • Product Fliers
    • Brandable Product Catalog
    • Service Level Agreements
    • Non Disclosure Agreements
    • Pitch Kits
    • and more…

    Join SMBProIT™ today and gain access to the Resource Center where you can download all these materials and more!

    Preferred SMBProIT™ Library

    Preferred SMBProIT™ Library coming in 2018!

    Preferred SMBProIT™ Work Exchange Access

    Get help across the street and across the nation from our thousands of member providers. Use the SMBProIT™ Work Exchange when…

    •  you have a bid or project that requires you to be two places at one time
    •  you do not have the staff available that is needed
    •  or if the job is out of your area

    The SMBProIT™ Work Exchange can search based on an address, zip/post code, or within a given radius (miles or km).

    A truly location based work exchange!

    SMBProIT™ Work Exchange Ratings

    Rate your experience after each completed project and provide feedback to the SMBProIT™ Work Exchange Rating System for the other members to see. The rating of each user is displayed next to their username and visible from within all bidding tables.

    Multiple Payment Gateways

    You do not need any special payment integration. The SMBProIT™ Work Exchange currently supports PayPal, PayPal Adaptive, Payza, Moneybookers / Skrill, iDeal, iDeal Mollie, Sisow, Payfast, Quickpay and Authorize.net. Plus, we offer services to add custom integration for any other payment gateway.

    Email Notifications

    As a SMBProIT™ Work Exchange Member you will get email notifications when you bid, get outbid, get new proposals posted for your project, when you receive private messages, and most importantly, when you have received payments for your work! You can also signup for certain categories and get email notifications when a project is posted in your area of interest. A truly powerful system for you to directly increase your profitability and workflow.

    You can even use the SMBProIT™ Work Exchange to sell or purchase digital products in a wide variety of formats.

    Business Forms Library ~ HOT!

    The SMBProIT™ collection of Free Business Forms and member submissions covering a broad range of categories including:

    • Business
    • Real Estate
    • Corporations
    • Employment
    • Contracts
    • Trusts & Wills
    • and more

    25% Discount on Legal Products & Services from our Legal Resource Group

    SMBProIT Members are granted exclusive discounts and free services from our Legal Resources Group.

    The Legal Resources Legal Plan covers the attorney fees for a broad range of the most often needed legal services. The plan covers you, your spouse, and qualifying dependent children. There are no annual usage limitations, co-pays, or deductibles for the fully covered services.

    The plan also provides less commonly needed services at a 25% discount on attorney fees. Coverage may vary by employer group. Our most common legal plan offers legal services in the following coverage areas:

    General Advice and Consultation
    Unlimited in-person or telephone advice and consultation for covered services
    Preparation and Review of Routine Legal Documents
    Unlimited preparation and review of routine legal documents, including but not limited to, powers of attorney, bills of sale and affidavits.

    Family Law

    • Domestic adoption, uncontested
    • Divorce, uncontested
    • Name change, uncontested

    Elder Law Matters

    • Estate advice (limitations apply)
    • Power of attorney for the member’s parents

    Identity Theft Assistance

    • Prevention services
    • Education services

    Wills and Estate Matters

    • Will preparation and periodic updates
    • Advanced medical directive
    • Financial powers of attorney
    • Contingent trust for minor children

    Criminal Matters

    • Defense of misdemeanor
    • Misdemeanor defense of juveniles (including first offense involving alcohol and drugs)

    Real Estate Matters

    • Purchase, sale and refinance of primary residence
    • Deed preparation
    • Tenant-landlord matters
    • Landlord-tenant matters (includes hour of advice, preparation of late notice and advice on filing of suit of landlord)

    Traffic Violations

    • Traffic infractions and misdemeanors
    • Speeding
    • Reckless driving
    • Driving under the influence (first offense)

    Civil Actions

    • Representation as defendant
    • Representation as plaintiff
    • Insurance matters
    • Initial administrative hearing (local government commission on board)

    Consumer Relations and Credit Protection

    • Warranty dispute
    • Advice, consultation and representation on billing disputes and collection agency harassment.
    • The Legal Resources Plan provides a 25% discount on pre-existing legal matters and any legal need not fully covered or listed above, as well as out of network coverage.

    Expanded Coverage

    • Additional Covered Services are provided at a 25% discount under the Expanded Coverage Benefit. This includes pre-existing legal matters, out-of-network coverage and any legal need not fully covered or listed under exclusions.
    • Examples include, but are not limited to, Bankruptcy, Circuit Court Matters, Contested Family Law, Felony Criminal Law, HOA Disputes, Immigration, Intellectual Property Law, Small Business Matters and Tax Law.

    Members are responsible for all non-attorney costs such as filing fees, court costs, fines etc.

    This summary of coverage is intended to provide a broad and general overview of covered services. Coverage may vary for your organization. Members, please log in or refer to your Master Plan Contract for a complete description of services provided, as well as the actual terms, coverage, conditions and exclusions.

    Exclusive Discounts on Business Liability and Errors & Omissions Insurance

    Errors and omissions liability can be so costly for technology companies as to be catastrophic. SMBProIT Members can take advantage of special priccing on E&O insurance and protect themselves against an E&O bombshell.

    Preferred Vendor Discounts

    Preferred Vendor Discounts

    Exclusive Free & Discounted Training Courses

    As a member of SMBProIT you are elligible fo exclusive pricing and discounts from our educational partners. You also get access to many free training courses and educational as well as our online directory of free training resources. material.

    Our Partners & Resources Include:

    • Exclusive Plural™ Site Course Discounts & Free Services
    • Microsoft
    • SolarWinds
    • VMWARE
    • QualysGuard
    • AdTran
    • Saylor University
    • CITRIX
    • HP
    • Google
    • CISCO
    • and many more