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CA Relief Grant Event


Monday, September 13, 2021

4:00pm- 5:00PDT


The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is here to help you navigate the California Relief Grant process and we have advisors on call to answer your specific questions as you move through the application process.  

Sign up for live virtual office hours where you can log on, get your question about your specific application answered and then depart and continue with your day. You can register and join the office hours anytime between the hours listed.

You do not need to arrive at the start of Office Hours or depart at the end however please note that when you arrive in the virtual meeting SBDC will take questions on a first come, first serve basis.  

San Diego SCORE Presents: Your Business Entity- What Type is Best for You 

SCORE business entity event


Tuesday, September 14, 2021

2:00pm EDT


What Every Small Business Owner Should Know

There are many ramifications of the legal organization of a business - legal, tax, and liability issues that must be evaluated. This workshop focuses primarily on two types of legal organizational structures, the corporation and LLC, along with the advantages and disadvantages of each, as well as how partnerships and sole proprietorships compare.

You will learn, from a small business attorney as well as a CPA, the pros and cons of the following business structures:

  • Corporations
  • Limited Liability Corporations (LLCs)
  • Partnerships
  • Sole Proprietorships

Launch It! - eCommerce 101 for Military Spouses 

Mil spouse event


Wednesday, September 22, 2021

8:30am PDT


This eCommerce workshop is built for the amazing men and women who sacrifice so much in support of their military and veteran partners - Mil Spouses. Frequent moves and a hectic schedule often mean that careers and business ideas can be placed on the back burner.

The goal of this eCommerce workshop is to help you build a business that can travel around the world with you and your family! eCommerce is an exciting opportunity for you to launch, expand or pivot a business idea from home (where ever that is) while working around your busy schedule.

This two-day workshop will lead you through each step of the eCommerce process from definitions to launching your site! Also included will be live, interactive, reflective and relatable exercises.

Please have pen and paper ready. This workshop is presented on the Zoom platform. The Zoom link and password will be emailed to registered participants on the day prior to the event.

WBC event


Thursday, September 16, 2021

10:00am PDT


This workshop will explain federal and state income taxes for businesses, sales tax and payroll taxes. It will also explain the different income tax implications for a sole proprietorship, LLC, S Corp and C Corp. Other areas covered: business license, AB5, various income tax deductions and retirement plan options.

There are several types of taxes that businesses must pay during the calendar year. Understanding each one of these tax liabilities, being certain to meet the time requirements (and save penalty dollars!) and using all the appropriate information to determine the amount owed is critical to successfully managing your small business.

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Tuesday, September 21, 2021

4:00pm PDT


 This training is designed for veteran/military family entrepreneurs interested in writing a viable business plan that will get you focused in the right direction to capture the attention of investors, partners and lenders. The finished project is also an important operating tool to help you manage your business and enable you to achieve greater success.

Topics Covered will include: Executive Summary, Industry and Market Analysis, Marketing Strategy, Operations and Organizational Design, Implementation, Financial Strategy, Financial Management, Legal Structure, Record keeping, Cash Management, Forecasting, Personnel, Exit Strategy and much more. Workshop will include live, interactive, reflective, and relatable exercises. Please have pen and paper ready.

This workshop is presented on the Zoom platform. Zoom link and password will be emailed to registered participants the day prior to the event.

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