Upcoming Events

Date:
Monday, February 10, 2020
Time:
6:00 pm PT
Knowledge is power in 2020. 

Recent changes to California laws are leveling the playing field for entrepreneurs, allowing small business owners more flexibility with both their time and their finances. Join the Oakland African- American Chamber of Commerce, Start Small Think Big and Small Business Majority for an interactive presentation to learn how entrepreneurs are able to make and sell food from home and the legal essentials every entrepreneur must know for doing business online in California. 

Topics of discussion include:

Event type: Access to Capital, Women's Entrepreneurship, Freelance Economy, Advocacy Workshop
Location: Oakland, CA
Date:
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Time:
5:30 pm
Grow your idea for a business or side hustle and to earn income. Learn tips to:
  • Guide a business idea
  • Create a start-up business plan
  • Manage personal and business finances
  • Find funding
  • Increase your personal credit score with free coaching
This Wednesday workshop is free, but advanced registration is required. Registered attendees will receive free snacks and free child/family care at the event.
Event type: Access to Capital Workshop
Location: Chicago, IL
Date:
Saturday, February 22, 2020
Time:
9:30 am
Grow your idea for a business or side hustle and to earn income. Learn tips to:
  • Guide a business idea
  • Create a start-up business plan
  • Manage personal and business finances
  • Find funding
  • Increase your personal credit score with free coaching
This workshop is free, but advanced registration is required. Registered attendees will receive free snacks and free child/family care at the event.

This event offers no-cost training in English with Spanish translation offered; La clase se ofrece en ingles con traducción al español.
Event type: Access to Capital Workshop
Location: Chicago, IL
Date:
Monday, March 2, 2020
Time:
11:00 am PST

On January 1, a new state employment law (AB 5) went into effect that requires many independent contractors to now be classified as employees—a change that could impact small businesses like yours. 

Event type: Access to Capital, Workforce Webinar
Location: CA
Date:
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Time:
7:30 am to 1:00 pm

Mark your calendars! Good Business Colorado (GBC) and Small Business Majority are hosting a 2020 Business Benefits Day at the Capitol! This event will provide the opportunity for you and other businesses in our networks to meet with your legislators and advocate for legislation that matters most to you, your business and your employees. The 2020 legislative session will shape Colorado’s approach to affordable and accessible healthcare, paid family and medical leave, and retirement security options for small businesses.

Event type: Healthcare, Family Medical Leave, Retirement Security, Workplace Benefits, Advocacy Summit
Location: Dever, CO

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