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Sacramento District Office  - January 2020

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January 2020 Veteran Training Events At The VBOC

Strategic Business Plan Webinar/Seminar

This training is designed for individuals interested in writing a viable strategic or business plan. The training discusses key components of developing a viable plan.

Thursday, January 16th, 2020 1:00 PM- 5:00 PM

Register for the webinar: https://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/14802

 

Register for the seminar: https://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/14801

Registration is required, no cost

Organizational contact: Rene Perez, Jr. Rperez@vbocix.org

 

CVE Certification Webinar/Seminar

Learn the step-by-step process to be certified through the Center for Verification and Evaluation (CVE) to verify Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSBs) and Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (VOSBs). SDVOSBs and VOSBs who want to participate in the VA’s Veterans First Contracting Program must be verified by CVE in order to be eligible for VA contract set-asides.

Tuesday, January 21st, 2020 2:00 PM- 3:00 PM

Register for the webinar: https://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/15166

Register for the seminar: https://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/15165

Registration is required, no cost

Organizational contact: Rene Perez, Jr. Rperez@vbocix.org

 

California Small Business Insurance Requirements Webinar/Seminar

Learn about the insurance requirements when owning a business. California law mandates employers to have certain types of insurance: workers' compensation, unemployment, and contingent on the business location disability insurance. Workers' Compensation Insurance: Businesses with employees are required to maintain a policy for workers' compensation insurance, or self-insured basis, or through the State Workers' Compensation Insurance program. Unemployment Insurance Tax: Businesses with employees are required to pay unemployment insurance taxes under certain conditions. If your business is required to pay these taxes, you must register your business with your State's workforce agency.

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020 2:00 PM- 3:00 PM

Register for the webinar: https://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/14300

Register for the seminar: https://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/14299

Registration is required, no cost

Organizational contact: Rene Perez, Jr. Rperez@vbocix.org

 

VBOC Orientation Webinar/Seminar

The first step of entrepreneurship is to participate in the VBOC orientation. This extensive training will provide you with step-by-step instructions to register for the complementary small business consulting, training, and mentoring services. Moreover, you will learn the necessary requirements for accessing the complimentary services so you can discover how to utilize them to your advantage. Completing the registration leads to accessing the extensive small business training, networking opportunities, and mentoring services to guide you in the processes of starting, sustaining, or expanding a small business. Discover additional resources, programs and services offered by the Veterans Business Outreach Center. This training is the gateway your entrepreneurial future.

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020 9:00 AM- 10:00 AM

Registration for the webinar: https://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/14791

Registration for the seminar: https://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/14790

Registration is required, no cost

Organizational contact: Rene Perez, Jr. Rperez@vbocix.org

 

Boots to Business: Reboot Webinar/Seminar

This is a one-day training with the option of a follow-on 8-week online course for graduates. Boots to Business: Reboot, will introduce veterans to the fundamentals of business ownership, and lead participants through the key steps for evaluating business concepts and developing a business plan. The program will also introduce participating veterans to a network of lifetime business support available across the U.S. by introducing them to SBA’s network of Veteran Business Outreach Centers, Women’s Business Centers, Small Business Development Centers, and SCORE Counselors.

Thursday, January 23rd, 2020 8:30 AM- 4:30 PM

Registration for the webinar: https://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/14798

Registration for the seminar: https://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/14797

Registration is required, no cost

Organizational contact: Rene Perez, Jr. Rperez@vbocix.org

Twitter Chat: How to Find a Business Mentor on January twenty-first at three pm Eastern Standard time. #SBAchat