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How to do Business with the State / I Am Certified with the State Now What?

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 5/29/2015 Register By: 5/29/2015
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 9:20 a.m.
Event Location: Town and Country Resort and Convention Center, 500 Hotel Cir N, San Diego, CA 92108
Description: The State of California purchases a wide variety of goods and services ranging from pencils to temporary labor. Annual purchases total almost $10 billion. The Procurement Division (PD) is the central purchasing authority for all state department...
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How to get 8(a) Certified- Presented by the SBA

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 5/29/2015 Register By: 5/29/2015
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 9:20 a.m.
Event Location: Town and Country Resort and Convention Center, 500 Hotel Cir N, San Diego, CA 92108
Description: The 8(a) Certification; Business Development Program helps small, disadvantaged businesses compete in the marketplace. In order to help small, disadvantaged businesses compete in the marketplace, the SBA created the 8(a) Business Development Pr...
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Slingshot Program - Business Plans That Win $$$

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/2/2015 Register By: 6/2/2015
Time: 9:00am - 11:30am Check in: 8:45am
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd. Ste. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: From envisioning the organizational structure to creating the marketing plan that powers growth to building for the future with airtight financial documents, this workshop provides the tools to create well-constructed business plans. Beginning wit...
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Steps to Starting a Business/Small Business Orientation

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/2/2015 Register By: 6/2/2015
Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Event Location: North San Diego SBDC, 2075 Las Palmas Dr. , CARLSBAD, CA 92011
Description: This workshop will cover franchising, financial planning, insurance, licenses and permits and financing options.
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Beyond the Basics of Government Contracting - Module 1-Intro to Fed, State, & Local

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/3/2015 Register By: 5/27/2015
Time: 9 a.m. - 12 Noon
Event Location: North San Diego SBDC, 2075 Las Palmas Dr. , Carlsbad, CA 92011
Description: During this two day series; small businesses will learn what it takes to secure government contracts. Module 1 - Introduction to local, state, and federal contracting •As a small business; what to expect when working with government agencies...

 


Beyond the Basics of Government Contracting - Module 2-Creating a Capabilities Statement

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/3/2015 Register By: 5/27/2015
Time: 1 p.m - 4 p.m.
Event Location: North San Diego SBDC, 2075 Las Palmas Dr. , Carlsbad, CA 92011
Description: During this two day series; small businesses will learn what it takes to secure government contracts. Creating a Capabilities Statement and Marketing •What is a Capabilities Statement •How to market to government buyers •What government ag...

 


Beyond the Basics of Government Contracting - Module 3 - Certifications

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/4/2015 Register By: 5/28/2015
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Event Location: North San Diego SBDC, 2075 Las Palmas Dr. , Carlsbad, CA 92011
Description: During this two day series; small businesses will learn what it takes to secure government contracts. Certifications •Facts about certifications •Local, state, and federal certifications •How to qualify for certifications •Clarifying "c...

 


Beyond the Basics of Government Contracting - Module 4 - Bidding

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/4/2015 Register By: 5/28/2015
Time: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Event Location: North San Diego SBDC, 2075 Las Palmas Dr. , Carlsbad, CA 92011
Description: During this two day series; small businesses will learn what it takes to secure government contracts. Multiple Award Schedules (GSA) and Bidding •What is a multiple award schedule •Types of multiple award schedules •Is a multiple award s...

 


Internet Marketing for Small Business

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/4/2015 Register By: 6/4/2015
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Check in: 1:45pm
Event Location: 880 National City Boulevard Suite 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: If you sell products on your website, this workshop is for you. Whether you sell nationally or internationally, you'll learn how to build to converting sales pages as well as how to avoid some of the common mistakes that are keeping you from maxim...
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Do You Need a Loan? Come and Learn About SBDC Slingshot Program

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/9/2015 Register By: 6/9/2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 am
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd. Ste. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: Come and learn about SBDC’s new program. The slingshot program is designed to position a company for funding. Participating businesses will be equipped with the proper tools and knowledge needed to pitch their companies to a panel comprised of ban...
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Financing Your Business

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/9/2015 Register By: 6/9/2015
Time: 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd., Suite 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: Securing capital is critical to the successful launch or expansion of a small business. However, getting approved for business financing can be challenging in the current lending climate. The SBDC, in partnership with Accion San Diego, will guide ...
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Funding Your Business - Start Up Series

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/9/2015 Register By: 6/9/2015
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Event Location: North San Diego SBDC, 2075 Las Palmas Dr. , CARLSBAD, CA 92011
Description: An SBDC specialist provides you with the best financing options for your business.
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Steps to Starting a Business

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/9/2015 Register By: 6/9/2015
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm; Check-In at 12:45 pm
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd. Ste. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: Learn the essential Steps of taking your business idea and building it into a profitable venture. Start-up business planning essentials will be shared including the need for a business plan, what it takes to obtain a business license and how to qu...
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Financing for Your Business: Escondido Chamber Business Series:

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/10/2015 Register By: 6/10/2015
Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm
Event Location: 720 North Broadway, Escondido, CA 92025-1870
Description: Learn about financing options for your business and what is needed to secure funding. Featuring representatives from traditional and non-traditional lenders.
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Events & Registration: Increase & Reward Loyalty While Driving New Customers to Your Door

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/10/2015 Register By: 6/10/2015
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd., Ste. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: At the heart of small business marketing are the campaigns that drive action – collections of marketing activities that help a small business or organization to achieve its goals and objectives. One important campaign type that many nonprofits and...
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More Sales; Less Selling

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/10/2015 Register By: 6/10/2015
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Event Location: CARLSBAD, CA 92011
Description: This is a sales workshop for business owners. During this workshop, the instructor will assist attendees in developing a 12 month sales action plan for their business. This is a program that can easily be implemented to increase sales for your b...
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Business Legal Issues/ Legal Structures

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/11/2015 Register By: 6/11/2015
Time: 10:00 am- 12:00pm
Event Location: North San Diego SBDC, 2075 Las Palmas Dr. , CARLSBAD, CA 92011
Description: This workshop will cover general business legal issues as well as entity information.
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Do You Need a Loan? Come and Learn About SBDC Slingshot Program

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/11/2015 Register By: 6/11/2015
Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Event Location: Hera Hub 8885 Rio San Diego Drive, San Diego, CA 92108
Description: Come and learn about SBDC’s new program. The slingshot program is designed to position a company for funding. Participating businesses will be equipped with the proper tools and knowledge needed to pitch their companies to a panel comprised of ban...
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Taxes and How They Impact Your Business- Start Up Series

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/11/2015 Register By: 6/11/2015
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Location: North San Diego SBDC, 2075 Las Palmas Dr. , CARLSBAD, CA 92011
Description: In this Business Tax Workshop you will learn about Business Deductions, State and Federal requirements, how to keep your books and more. This workshop is designed with the Business owner in mind.
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Planning for Business Success/ Business Plan

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/16/2015 Register By: 6/16/2015
Time: 10 a.m. - 12 Noon
Event Location: North San Diego SBDC, 2075 Las Palmas Dr. , CARLSBAD, CA 92011
Description: What you need to know about writing a Business Plan; its components and the advantages of having a business plan.
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Slingshot Program -- Marketing: Defined, Explained, Applied

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/16/2015 Register By: 6/16/2015
Time: 9:00am - 11:30am Check in: 8:45am
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd. Ste. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: Workshop includes an outline and discussion of the major parts of any good marketing plan including completing the research, developing a marketing strategy, and converting the strategy into action plans. It includes a sample marketing plan for us...
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Financing Your Business - Poway Business Builders' Series

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/17/2015 Register By: 6/17/2015
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Event Location: 13325 Civic Center Dr, the Main Conference Room , Poway, CA 92064-5755
Description: An SBDC specialist provides you with the best financing options for your business. Learn what Lenders want.
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How to Hire: The Best Practices for Small Business Hiring

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/17/2015 to 6/16/2015 Register By: 6/16/2015
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Event Location: North San Diego SBDC, 2075 Las Palmas Dr. , CARLSBAD, CA 92011
Description: This workshop will take the small business owner through the best practical ways to hire employees or 1099 staff members. Covering job descriptions, employee handbooks, interviewing, and small business labor law. Upon leaving this workshop, atte...
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Email Marketing

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 6/18/2015 Register By: 6/18/2015
Time: 10 am - 12 Noon
Event Location: North San Diego SBDC, 2075 Las Palmas Dr. , CARLSBAD, CA 92011
Description: Email marketing isn’t dead! In fact, in an era of social media and information overload, it’s becoming more important than ever. Build the relationships that are the key to your business success with easy, inexpensive and highly effective email ma...
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Slingshot Program Where's My Cash

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $49.00
Event Date: 6/23/2015 Register By: 6/23/2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.; Check In at 8:45 a.m.
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd., Ste. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: This workshop empowers non-financial managers by clearly and simply demonstrating how the balance sheet, income statement and cash flow statement work together to offer a "snapshot" of any company's financial health. Every term is defined in simpl...
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Do You Need a Loan? Come and Learn About SBDC Slingshot Program

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $49.00
Event Date: 6/24/2015 Register By: 6/24/2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Check in: 8:45 a.m.
Event Location: 880 National City Boulevard, Suite 103, National City , CA 91950-3263
Description: Come and learn about SBDC’s new program. The slingshot program is designed to position a company for funding. Participating businesses will be equipped with the proper tools and knowledge needed to pitch their companies to a panel comprised of ban...
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QuickBooks Workshop for Your Business

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $50.00
Event Date: 6/25/2015 Register By: 6/25/2015
Time: 9:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m.
Event Location: North San Diego SBDC, 2075 Las Palmas Dr. , CARLSBAD, CA 92011
Description: This workshop is designed for those who would like to acquire the essential skills for producing financial statements with the QuickBooks 2013 program. The topics include: How to track and manage revenue and expenses, maintaining the balance shee...
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Slingshot Program -- How to Perfect Your Pitch

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $49.00
Event Date: 6/30/2015 Register By: 6/30/2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Check in: 8:45am
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd. Ste. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: The crux of success in pitching to a funder is planned, effective communication. And yet, it is the tool people most often fail to use. This workshop presents a system of scripting, outlined efficiently from draft to delivery. Using real-life exam...
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IV Portable Assistance Program

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 7/7/2015 Register By: 7/7/2015
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Event Location: San Diego State University- Brawley, 560 E. Highway 78, Brawley, CA 92227
Description: The Imperial Valley Portable Assistance Program was designed to mitigate the affects of job loss due to a large business and or government agency closure. The program is for business who: 1. Have been affected by the closure of the Brawley Beef...
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Business Planning Made Easy: Escondido Chamber Business Series

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 7/8/2015 Register By: 7/8/2015
Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm
Event Location: 720 North Broadway, Escondido, CA 92025-1870
Description: What you need to know about writing a Business Plan; its components and the advantages of having a business plan.
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Introduction to Google Analytics

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 7/9/2015 Register By: 7/9/2015
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.; Check-In Time 1:45 p.m.
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd., Ste. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: A business that doesn't track data will never achieve its full potential. Never before in the history of business has so much information been made available about your customers' buying patterns. Google Analytics is a free platform that gives yo...
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Slingshot Program: Do You Need a Loan? Come and Learn About the SBDC Slingshot Program

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 7/9/2015 Register By: 7/9/2015
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Check in: 8:15 a.m.
Event Location: Co-Merge, 330 A Street, San Diego, CA 92101-4213
Description: Come and learn about SBDC’s new program. The slingshot program is designed to position a company for funding. Participating businesses will be equipped with the proper tools and knowledge needed to pitch their companies to a panel comprised of ban...
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Do You Need a Loan? Come and Learn About SBDC Slingshot Program

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 7/14/2015 Register By: 7/14/2015
Time: 9:00am-10:00am. Check in 8:45am
Event Location: 880 National City Boulevard, Suite. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: Come and learn about SBDC’s new program. The slingshot program is designed to position a company for funding. Participating businesses will be equipped with the proper tools and knowledge needed to pitch their companies to a panel comprised of ban...
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Financing Your Business

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 7/14/2015 Register By: 7/14/2015
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m., Check-In time at 2:45 p.m.
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd., Suite 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: Securing capital is critical to the successful launch or expansion of a small business. However, getting approved for business financing can be challenging in the current lending climate. The SBDC, in partnership with Accion San Diego, will guide ...
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Steps to Start a Business

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 7/14/2015 Register By: 7/14/2015
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m., Check-In time at 12:45 p.m.
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd., Suite 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: Learn the essential Steps of taking your business idea and building it into a profitable venture. Start-up business planning essentials will be shared including the need for a business plan, what it takes to obtain a business license and how to qu...
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Planning for Business Success/Business Plan - Poway Business Builders' Series

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 7/15/2015 Register By: 7/15/2015
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Event Location: 13325 Civic Center Dr, the Main Conference Room , Poway, CA 92064-5755
Description: In partnership with the City of Poway, this workshop will cover what you need to know about writing a Business Plan; its components and the advantages of having a business plan.
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Intro to QuickBooks (HANDS ON)

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $25.00
Event Date: 7/16/2015 Register By: 7/16/2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.; Check-in at 8:45 a.m.
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd., Suite 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: This great hands-on session is designed for the small business owner who is currently doing their own bookkeeping or accounting and is interested in upgrading to a more automated system. Using QuickBooks, SBDC professionals will demonstrate how an...
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Slingshot Program - Funding Forum

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 7/21/2015 Register By: 7/21/2015
Time: 9:00am - 11:30 a.m. Check in, 8:45am
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd., Ste. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: If you are looking to borrow money or raise capital to start or grow your business, attend this workshop. This 2.5 hour workshop will consist of a lenders panel that will provide participants information on their lending programs, new initiatives ...
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Federal and State Basic Payroll Tax Seminar

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 7/23/2015 Register By: 7/23/2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., Check-In Time 8:45 a.m.
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd., Suite 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: •California payroll reporting requirements, including forms, employer obligations, reporting, and payment requirements. •About independent contractor reporting requirements. •Electronic filing and payment requirements and options. •Federal payr...
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Slingshot Program - Business Plans That Win $$$

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $49.00
Event Date: 7/28/2015 Register By: 7/28/2015
Time: 9:00am - 11:30am Check in: 8:45am
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd. Ste. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: From envisioning the organizational structure to creating the marketing plan that powers growth to building for the future with airtight financial documents, this workshop provides the tools to create well-constructed business plans. Beginning wit...
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Slingshot Program -- Marketing: Defined, Explained, Applied

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 8/4/2015 Register By: 8/4/2015
Time: 9:00am - 11:30am Check in: 8:45am
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd. Ste. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: Workshop includes an outline and discussion of the major parts of any good marketing plan including completing the research, developing a marketing strategy, and converting the strategy into action plans. It includes a sample marketing plan for us...
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Internet Marketing for Small Business

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 8/6/2015 Register By: 8/6/2015
Time: 2:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.; Check-In Time 1:45 p.m.
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd., Ste. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: Drive targeted visitors to you sales pages. In this workshop you'll learn how to create ads that convert. From Google Adwords, Facebook ads, Yelp ads, Linked In to daily deals such as Groupon, you'll learn which platforms are right for your busi...
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Slingshot Program Where's My Cash

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $0.00
Event Date: 8/11/2015 Register By: 8/11/2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.; Check In at 8:45 a.m.
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd., Ste. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: This workshop empowers non-financial managers by clearly and simply demonstrating how the balance sheet, income statement and cash flow statement work together to offer a "snapshot" of any company's financial health. Every term is defined in simpl...
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Slingshot Program -- How to Perfect Your Pitch

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $49.00
Event Date: 8/18/2015 Register By: 8/18/2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Check in: 8:45am
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd. Ste. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: The crux of success in pitching to a funder is planned, effective communication. And yet, it is the tool people most often fail to use. This workshop presents a system of scripting, outlined efficiently from draft to delivery. Using real-life exam...
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Intro to QuickBooks (HANDS ON)

Event Status: Open Event Fee: $25.00
Event Date: 8/20/2015 Register By: 8/20/2015
Time: 9:00 am-12:00 pm; Check-in time at 8:45 am
Event Location: 880 National City Blvd., Ste. 103, National City, CA 91950-3263
Description: This great hands-on session is designed for the small business owner who is currently doing their own bookkeeping or accounting and is interested in upgrading to a more automated system. Using QuickBooks, SBDC professionals will demonstrate how an...
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