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If you missed one of our weekly live webinars, our ever-expanding pre-recorded webinar series provides a great selection of expert insights to help you with your business. 

To view On-Demand videos, please follow the instructions to register for free access. To learn about upcoming workshops, webinars and videos, visit our Calendar and sign up for our newsletter

Managing Your Small Business Beyond the Pandemic with Chloe Doyle, Caltrans

Host and SBDC director, Kelly Bearden begins with a look at the $10 billion Senate deal announced on 4/4/2022 that would repurpose money from Small Business Administration programs such as the Econ...

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Managing Your Small Business Beyond the Pandemic with Claudia Newcorn - April 13

Don't have big bucks in your marketing budget? It doesn't mean you can't make a big impact.

In this week’s free webinar presented by the Small Business Development Center at CSU Bakersfield...

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Get your Local Business on Google Search and Maps

It's more important than ever for small businesses to develop online sales and marketing. Businesses need to be found when potential clients search for them. Cal Coastal SBDC is a 2022 ...

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"The How's, What's & Why's of a Business Plan"

Setting Up Your Small Business

Your business structure affects how much you pay in taxes, your ability to raise money, the paperwork you need to file, and your personal liability. It's also important to know what federal, state...

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Overview of the CA Dream Fund: How to access the startup training

The Governor set aside $35 million for the California Dream Fund, which will provide micro-grants of up to $10,000 to seed entrepreneurship and small business creation in underserved small business...

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Managing Your Small Business Beyond the Pandemic with Jonathan Herrera - March 30

SBDC director and host, Kelly Bearden begins with updates on Kern County’s $1.2 million Microbusiness Relief Grant Program, the California Relief Grant, and the California Dream Fund Seed Grant Pro...

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Completing the Monterey County Data Record

Whether you are applying for the Monterey County CA Microbusiness COVID-19 Relief Grant program or simply doing business with Monterey County CA, your business needs to complete a Vendor Data Recor...

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Search Engine Optimization #GrowwithGoogle

Everyone with a website or business presence online can benefit from search engine optimization (SEO), the process of helping search engines find and display your site in search results. Hosted by...

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