New technologies and tricks of the trade are always evolving and it's important for everyone to stay on top of their game or risk getting left in the dust. There are several different avenues available to business owners and their employees to explore in order to stay up-to-date on relevant news and developments and gain the industry knowledge needed to run any business.

Check out this infographic from the National Federation of Independent Business, which details several different resources, from industry conferences to classes offered by professional and trade organizations, businesses can utilize to continue learning about critical industry developments.