This is a compilation of offers from current Forbes Councils members seeking to support each other through the COVID-19 crisis. Please note that these offers have not been vetted or endorsed by Forbes Councils. Please use your own judgment and discretion with these offerings. This post will be updated frequently as offers are presented; keep checking in!

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Help Solve the Problem

Artur Kiulian of Colab: CoronaWhy is an international group of 300+ volunteers whose mission is to improve global coordination and analysis of all available data pertinent to the COVID-19 outbreak and ensure all findings reach those who need them. CoronaWhy needs help in these areas.

Virtual Events

Pete Canalichio of BrandAlive: Pete Canalichio and the BrandAlive team want to continue to remind you of their commitment to develop tools, talks, and training designed to inspire, educate, and empower you to achieve all that is possible. BrandAlive hopes you will take advantage of this free webinar series whether you need timely help with your business, or if you just have a free hour and want to increase your knowledge.

Hugo Macedo of Unbabel: If you want to know what we’re seeing in Customer Service Operations of Enterprise brands in the context of COVID-19, how they are adapting to ensure business continuity and how this is informing them to build more resilient operations, feel free to join our webinar. Want to know what we’re seeing in Customer Service operations of Enterprise brands in the context of COVID-19, how they are adapting to ensure business continuity, and how this is informing them to build more resilient operations? Join us! Webinar: “How to minimize the impact of COVID-19 in customer experience and build operational resilience.”

Kelly O’Connell of ON ITS AXIS: Join a webinar 4/2/20: “How Organizations Can Optimize Growth (even during a downturn) by Tapping Into Their Internal “Innovation Talent”

Cameron Bishop of SkillPat: To unwrap the nuances of FFCRA, SkillPath has produced a webinar — The Families First COVID-19 Response Act: What Employers Need to Know — with HR and legal expert Max Muller. SkillPath is offering Forbes Council members and their networks a $50 discount on this webinar using the code FORBES.

Jennifer Stevens of JHL: For those of you who work in marketing, communications or the nonprofit sector, join our listen-only webinar discussion on maintaining a digital marketing presence and providing valuable communication tools and content through the coronavirus pandemic. We host the series every Tuesday/Thursday at 9am CST. Request info. All previous calls are shared on our JHL website.

Greg Demetriou of Lorraine Gregory Communications: Blog and webinar about marketing process during this stress-filled time

Korena Keys of KeyMedia Solutions: “Survival Marketing” webinar

Business Support

Deniz Doganay of Digital Debut: At Digital Debut we would like to offer some advice for your website in order to get in ready for some quick organic wins to help you with your Google rankings. I would be happy to extend this offer to anyone who wants some quick advice. Please contact me with your email and website address so we can take a look for you.

David Wenger of Bridge Connector: Bridge Connector is offering rapid deployment system integrations for COVID-19 use cases free of charge for six months. Given the dynamic nature of the virus and far-reaching impact, ending further spread will require system-wide collaboration that enables front-line responders to communicate effectively. Bridge Connector is offering free, pre-configured system integrations to help response teams, call centers, and care teams more effectively communicate and manage patient data and streamline communications for a more efficient treatment process.

Ken Kanara of ECA: We are providing back-office support to businesses at/below cost to get through this (good for clients, and good for us to save jobs). They can help across a variety of functions: 1. Recruitment 2. Virtual assistants 3. Data entry 4. Customer service 5. Powerpoint. Contact Ken.

Caroline Tien-Spalding of Aptology: Resource crowdsourced from Lars Schmidt on what companies are doing, saying, layoffs, hiring, internal/external comms, and policies.

Dee Hutchison of Dee is For Digital: I am offering one of my best-selling courses for free for the duration of the coronavirus pandemic. “What’s Your Big iDEEa?” is a 14-day program that helps you come up with 3 digital ideas and identify the ideal target market as well as the best pricing. I am also offering bi-weekly online group coaching calls for anyone taking the course so that I can provide feedback and support — also for the duration of the pandemic.

Christopher Abbass of Talentful: We are currently offering discounted services for companies that are still hiring during this crisis. We provide on-site talent experts in San Francisco and hire across Tech, Product, Marketing, Commercial and Ops. Contact Chris.

Jimmy Jain of Square Sequel Consulting: Design Thinking Professionals offering our Design Thinking Practitioner Program absolutely FREE. There are two options to access the course: 1) Live Master class; enroll FREE and can choose one of the three times being offered; 2) Get FREE access to self-pace learning through video lecture series.

Kiran Yeddala of Nivid Technologies: Free Smart Emergency Management Services Platform: “N-Sense

Home Office/Working Remotely

Jessica Adams of Brad’s Deals: To help during this novel time, we have been focused on creating shopping guides to find money-saving deals: Setting up a home office; e-learning resources; and at-home entertainment.

Craig Walker of Dialpad: We are committed to providing reliable tools and services to allow users to seamlessly work from anywhere. If you or your company will be working away from the office in the coming weeks, we are offering Dialpad Talk Pro and UberConference Business free for a limited time to help keep you connected.

George Arabian of nvision solutions: A partner of ours [Stature Films] put a short video series together on you to best set up your camera, lighting, audio, posture, etc. when doing video.

A. Lee Judge of Content Monsta: In order to communicate professionally, clearly, and without distractions, you need to prepare your video environment and equipment.


Louis Gagnon of Total Brain: We’re offering a free 3-month corporate subscription of the Total Brain mental health and wellness platform for companies and their employees.

Mirella De Civita of Papillon MDC: Offering a support group to learn how to ride your wave of fear. Together, we will explore how to work with our emotions and thoughts and move toward the person you desire to be during this challenging time in our collective lives. Contact Mirella.


Kristy McCann of GoCoach: GoCoach, a coach marketplace and learning platform, will be offering free coaching sessions to all displaced workers. Our mission at GoCoach is to make education more accessible to anyone, anywhere, anytime, which is why we feel it is our duty to share our knowledge with those in need during this difficult time.

Paul N. Larsen of Find Your VOICE as a Leader: Free 45min coaching session to anybody in the community who would like to chat, talk, listen, discuss, brainstorm, etc.

Heather Wilde of ROCeteer: Free week of coaching service with code HEATHERWILDEWEEK

Ashra Bennett of Ashra Global: 50% OFF All Transformational Exec Coaching & Business Strategy Packages

Other Resources

Noam Harel of Cleo: Webinars, blog posts, and more for COVID-19 support.

Antonio Altamirano of Tangelo Technologies: A web app to track symptoms and other COVID-19 news

Harshil Shah of DXFactor: Web app for everyone to use and be up-to-date with the spread of this pandemic.

Ben Martinez of Ramp Talent and Sumato Coffee: Sumato Coffee is offering a 20% off discount for all coffee orders. No promo code required, just order online and we will roast & ship to your door.”

Salvatore Stolfo of Allure Security: Free anti-phishing solution to defend against COVID-19 scams.

Zack Schuler of NINJIO: Staying Safe for Cyberscams while working from home — 10 free episodes

Kelly O’Connell of ON ITS AXIS: Offering a limited number of free licenses to our ON ITS AXIS remote work readiness health check and predictive profiler tools.

Matteo Atti of VistaJet: During this time of uncertainty, VistaJet is offering complimentary empty leg flights for governments and medical transportation to help ensure that those with critical travel requirements are able to keep moving.

Eytan Bensoussan of NorthOne: Hey everybody. I’ve put together a list of all the free/discounted deals for SMBs that my team could find. Please take advantage of these to cut costs!

Christine Meyer of Christine Meyer Coaching: With Every Lock, Comes a Key: “Let yourself feel better as your life continues to form and inform you.”

Dominique Farnan of DotConnect:  I am offering my recruiting/sourcing/training/talent advisory services at cost, for no profit for anyone who is still hiring. I have an exceptional team of recruiters and sourcers ready and available now. Contact Dominique.




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