GO-Biz to Host Webinars in May for Small Business Month

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Webinars aim to inform entrepreneurs on important requirements and provide resources

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – In celebration of Small Business Month, GO-Biz Office of Small Business Advocate (OSBA) will be providing a series of free webinars to educate small businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs on important requirements and available resources. Space will be limited and registration is required to attend.

Connect Your Small Business to the Global Marketplace
Wednesday – May 13, 2015, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
This webinar will cover key issues businesses should consider when exporting, as well as information on export services and programs offered by the state and federal governments. Specific topics will include required documentation, export financing, market assessment, and business matchmaking services.

California’s Small Business Development Center Network
Wednesday – May 20, 2015, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
This webinar will describe the variety of services Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) provide to small businesses throughout the state. Services from other organizations, such as SCORE and Women’s Business Centers, will also be discussed. The webinar will also provide tips to small businesses on how to obtain financing, fund resources, requirements, and important considerations.

Employee and Independent Contractor Definitions
Wednesday – May 27, 2015, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
This joint webinar between GO-Biz and the Employment Development Department (EDD) will focus on understanding the differences between a common law employee and an independent contractor. You will learn the common misconceptions and receive information to help classify workers appropriately.

For more information, contact Janelle Green at GO-Biz: (916) 322-0694
Register at: https://www.business.ca.gov

CONTACT: Bryan C. Singh, Office: (916) 319-2007