California Small Business Owner Highlight

Every business sets its sights on making it rain greenbacks, but LA-based marketing firm Unique Image decided to look past the money and build a brand around purple. And why not base a business around the qualities of purple? After all, purple embodies strength, royalty, style and intelligence – key attributes for any successful business, especially a marketing and media agency.

California Events

Date:
Mon, 12 Dec 2016
Time:
1-3pm PT

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.
 

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Event type: Access to Capital, Retirement Security Webinar
Date:
Tue, 13 Dec 2016
Time:
11-12pm PST

Small business owners spend their days concentrating on their particular specialty, but there's one thing they have in common: they all have to contend with a host of similar workforce issues. 

CA
Event type: Healthcare, Paid Sick Days, Workforce, Workplace Benefits Webinar
Date:
Wed, 14 Dec 2016
Time:
1:00pm - 2:30 pm

The  Northern California Chapter of The Elite SDVOB Network is hosting its monthly meeting to educate certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Businesses and Disabled Veterans Business Enterprises (DVBE's) about local resources and services to strengthen their firms.

Location: San Jose , CA
Event type: Healthcare, Family Medical Leave, Paid Sick Days Presentation
Date:
Tue, 27 Dec 2016
Time:
11-12pm PST

Small business owners spend their days concentrating on their particular specialty, but there's one thing they have in common: they all have to contend with a host of similar workforce issues. 

CA
Event type: Healthcare, Paid Sick Days, Workforce, Workplace Benefits Webinar
Date:
Tue, 10 Jan 2017
Time:
11-12pm PST

Small business owners spend their days concentrating on their particular specialty, but there's one thing they have in common: they all have to contend with a host of similar workforce issues. 

CA
Event type: Healthcare, Paid Sick Days, Workforce, Workplace Benefits Webinar

California Research

Published:
Wed, 24 Feb 2016
CA Retirement Infographic

Small business owners support creation of a voluntary retirement savings program; believe this can help make their business more competitive

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.