The LA County East LA Entrepreneur Center is hosting a series of virtual workshops throughout the month of June focusing on the needs of small businesses and entrepreneurs. The virtual workshop “E-Commerce: From Hobby to Online Business” will give you an overview of how to establish your online e-commerce business. According to the US International Trade Administration, eCommerce is a $5000+ billion-dollar worldwide industry expected to continue growing steadily. Have you thought about starting an online business? Do you want to take your hobby to the next level? If so, join us and learn about popular online platforms pros & cons, permitting & licensing, and resources available for all. Space is limited; click here to register. https://www.bit.ly/dcbaBizEvents
The Office of Small Business (OSB) is partnering with the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) to support efforts to increase contracting opportunities for small diverse businesses. OSB will be a featured presenter during the Small Contractor Boot Camp, a four-session program designed specifically for small contractors to improve their competitive bidding capacity. Through a comprehensive, hands-on curriculum, small contractors will learn more on the pre-qualification process for the Pre-Qualified Service Provider contracts for projects ranging from $25K - $5M, how to bid for work, and successfully execute BuildLACCD construction projects. Boot Camp Curriculum Includes: • Qualifying for Pre-Qualified Service Provider Bench • Bonding & Certification • Access to Capital • Estimating • Scheduling • Safety • Sustainability • Labor Compliance • Project Labor Agreement (PLA) Requirements • Local Worker Hire Program The boot camp will be four sessions Tuesdays & Thursdays April 19th – April 28th from 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm via a Zoom webinar. Space is limited; click here to register.
The LA County East LA Entrepreneur Center is hosting a series of virtual workshops throughout the month of April focusing on the needs of small businesses and entrepreneurs. The virtual workshop "Cottage Food Operations" will give you an overview of how to become a Cottage Food Operator (CFO). CFO's own and run home-based businesses which make Cottage Foods to sell to the public. Join the workshop to learn about permits, costs, permitted foods, and more. We will also be sharing State and Local resources available to CFOs. Space is limited; click here to register. https://www.bit.ly/dcbaBizEvents