SMALL BUSINESS WEEK

FINAL REMINDER: Monday, May 6th is the LAST DAY to apply for an SBA loan to cover economic loss due to the Carr Fire. If you've lost income and cannot make ends meet, give us a call for more information! (530) 222-8323
  
FREE Workshops for Small Business Week and following
Is Instagram Right for Your Business?
Monday, May 6th
Wondering how to use Instagram for your business and don't know where to start?  Learn how to set up a business Instagram account and use tools for upping your Instagram game
What's Working Now on Instagram
Tuesday, May 7th
Learn what is working now, how to grow your audience, and what type of content to post.
Understanding Food Costs
Wednesday, May 8th
Whether you are an existing restaurateur looking for a refresher course, or a start-up looking for training, this seminar is for you. Join us for an afternoon of Understanding Food Cost.
Financial Management
Thursday, May 9th
This workshop will better equip you in how to manage your business financials, including operations and learning how to improve profits. 
Maker's Pop-up  - Redding
Friday, May 10th
Meet , shop, and support our  local businesses  by attending this pop-up makers event. 
RSVP requested  
Fine-Tuning Your Marketing Strategy (Weaverville)
Thursday, May 16th
Now is the perfect time to fine-tune your marketing strategy and re-brand your messaging to remind everyone that Highway 299 is open, and you are open and ready for business.
How to Start your Business
Thursday, May 30th
A brief introduction to entrepreneurship and the creation and development of new business ventures. Includes a high level overview of the critical success factors for entrepreneurs.
QuickBooks Online: Managing Accounts
Thursday, June 13th
This workshop will help you learn the skills needed to manage your sales and bills in QuickBooks Online.

More classes coming soon. To stay up to date, go to our events page here.
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  In addition to the workshops above we also provide FREE one-on-one consultation to assist local entrepreneurs in growing their business. This service is for current business owners as well as those who are looking to start a business. If you are interested in getting assistance with your business, give us a call at  (530) 222-8323 or visit our website at 

  
Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA or HSU Sponsored Programs Foundation.
  
Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz). All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of GO-Biz.
 
  Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Emily Christensen at 530.222.8323 or emily@norcalsbdc.org
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