California Small Business Owner Highlight

Catarah Coleman & Shoneji Robison, co-owners of Southern Girl Desserts

California Events

Date:
Wed, 29 Mar 2017
Time:
9:30am-10:30am

Join Legal Aid at Work, the San Francisco Office of Labor Standards Enforcement and Small Business Majority for a webinar discussing San Francisco’s Paid Parental Leave Ordinance (PPLO), our nation’s first fully paid employee leave program that went into effect January 1, 2017.

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Event type: Workforce, Workplace Benefits Webinar
Date:
Wed, 29 Mar 2017
Time:
1-2:30pm

Join California Capital Women's Business Center and Small Business Majority for a free webinar to help you navigate the funding landscape and finance the growth of your small business. We will focus on microloans, crowdfunding, online lenders and guarding against predatory lending.

Location: Sacramento , CA
Event type: Access to Capital, Retirement Security Webinar
Date:
Wed, 12 Apr 2017
Time:
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

VEDC and Small Business Majority los invitan a participar en nuestro taller interactivo todo sobre acceso a capital para pequeños negocios. Este taller le ayudara a navegar fácilmente las opciones de préstamos con agencias de gran reputación y creíbles.

Location: Van Nuys , CA
Event type: Access to Capital, Retirement Security Presentation
Date:
Wed, 12 Apr 2017
Time:
9:30-11:30am

Are you having trouble obtaining funding for your business?
 

Location: Sacramento , CA
Event type: Access to Capital, Retirement Security Presentation
Date:
Tue, 16 May 2017
Time:
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

The Fresno Regional Workforce Development Board - Business Services Center and Small Business Majority invite you to this interactive roundtable discussion about how Secure Choice impacts you and your small business here in California. 

Topics Include:

Location: Fresno , CA
Event type: Retirement Security Presentation

California Research

Published:
Wed, 24 Feb 2016
CA Retirement Infographic

A scientific opinion poll released by AARP and Small Business Majority shows a strong majority of California small business owners support the creation of a voluntary, portable retirement savings program that would allow employees to more easily save for their financial future. What's more, small business owners believe offering such a program to their employees would give their business a competitive edge.

Published:
Fri, 23 Jan 2015

Although large employers have been expanding wellness programs in recent years, small businesses have lagged in this endeavor. Since small businesses employ nearly 50% of all private-sector workers, any comprehensive expansion of wellness and prevention efforts must include a role for this large swath of private sector employers.

Published:
Sat, 12 Apr 2014

In communities across the United States, it is the jobs small businesses provide and the consumers they serve that keep our economic recovery moving. However, this recovery is threatened when small businesses are faced with costly and frivolous lawsuits brought on by patent assertion entities—commonly referred to as patent trolls. Small Business Majority's national scientific opinion polling found small firms support patent reform legislation that would help prevent patent trolls from targeting small businesses.