California Small Business Owner Highlight

Lorenzo Harris makes a living sweeping away the dirt. But he certainly wasn’t swept away by the political rhetoric surrounding the Affordable Care Act. In fact, Harris ended up saving a sizable chunk of money and qualifying for a tax credit after enrolling in Covered California’s SHOP marketplace.

California Events

Date:
Thu, 1 Sep 2016
Time:
9 AM - 1 PM

The city of Los Angeles, through the Small Business Association, is promoting a series of events to help Startups, small businesses, entertainment and production companies, food services, event planners, home-based businesses, entrepreneurs, fashion & beauty businesses, e-commerce, accounting

Location: Woodland Hills , CA
Date:
Wed, 7 Sep 2016
Time:
8:15 AM - 12:30 PM

Small Business Majority has partnered with the Board of Equalization.

Location: Torrance , CA
Date:
Thu, 8 Sep 2016
Time:
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Are you considering establishing a retirement plan for yourself and your workers? 

Through this free workshop we will help you navigate the retirement landscape and help you sort through your options to secure your future.

Topics include:

Location: Sacramento , CA
Date:
Sat, 10 Sep 2016
Time:
9 AM - 11 AM

The Hispanic Association of Small Business and Small Business Majority invite you to join us for an interactive workshop about economic development in Perris. 

Location: Perris , CA
Date:
Thu, 15 Sep 2016
Time:
1 PM- 3 PM

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and Small Business Majority invite you to join us for this interactive event. Come learn how to navigate the funding landscape and connect with resources to help you obtain the capital you need to start and grow your business.

Location: Glendale , CA

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.