Micro-business Events in California
March 12, 2014 - Marketing 101 for Veterans and Women Entrepreneurs - San Diego, CA 92121
Don’t miss this opportunity to expand your knowledge & learn skills related to operating your own business!
In this informative, fast-paced introductory session, you’ll learn how to market your business effectively. You’ll learn practical marketing approaches that make your business a magnet for your best customers.
Taught by Rebecca Tall-Brown, founder of Tri-Line Marketing, who, since 2006, has helped hundreds entrepreneurs build smart, effective marketing strategies that bring more sales, shorter sales cycles and higher return on investment. Rebecca has a Bachelors in Marketing, MBA in Entrepreneurship and has over a decade of experience in marketing specifically for small business.
Hera Hub is a spa-inspired workspace (coworking) for female entrepreneurs in San Diego, where entrepreneurial women can create and collaborate in a professional, productive, spa-like environment.more »
March 25, 2014 - Planning for Business Success - Carlsbad, CA 92011
In Support of Veterans and Small Businesses – CAMEO, the Business Partners Alliance and the Carlsbad Library present:
PLANNING FOR BUSINESS SUCCESS – CARLSBAD
What you will learn:
* Tips on Writting a Business Plan
* What a Business Plan is Used For
* How to Write:
* Company Description
* Mission Statement
* Company Goals and Objectives
* Financing Options for Business Owners
CAMEO, The California Association for Micro Enterprise Opportunity is a twenty-year leader in delivering proven job creation strategies, benefiting our veterans, as well as women and low-income populations.
March 25, 2014
7:00pm – 8:00pm
Carlsbad Dove Library
1775 Dove Lane
Carlsbad, CA 92011more »
April 8, 2014 - 2014 San Diego Microfinance Summit - San Diego, CA
Expanding Horizons of Microfinance
The 6th Annual San Diego Microfinance Summit will be held Tuesday, April 8th at the University of San Diego’s Joan B. Kroc Institute of Peace and Justice. Come learn new microfinance concepts, converse with like minded people, and participate in supporting local microfinance clients.
The 2014 San Diego Microfinance Summit will bring together leading microfinance practitioners, social entrepreneurs, students and members of the general public to explore the expanding horizons of the microfinance industry. Larry Reed, the Director of the Microcredit Summit Campaign, will be the keynote speaker. The event will also highlight speakers from innovative organizations such as Kiva, GiveDirectly, Edify and Puddle. Panels and presentations throughout the day will center on discussions about new ways to expand the reach and impact of microfinance by bringing vital financing to under-served markets. At the end of the day we will host a tremendous networking mixer with a million dollar view.
Register today to take advantage of the affordable, early-bird pricing special.
Pre-Summit Networking Mixer
Ritual Tavern (a microfinance-funded establishment)
Monday, April 7th; 6:00 – 8:00pm
Cost: $12, including appetizers and one drink
Early Bird Tickets (ends March 7th):
Standard Pricing:more »
April 13, 2014 - SEA Summit '14 - Nashville, TN
* Strengthen your enterprise with practical pointers, tips and tools in our workshops and intensive sessionsmore »
* Connect with social enterprise allies and potential partners
* Build the social enterprise field – your voice lends credence to our cause.
April 17, 2014 - Working Solutions' Annual Breakfast - San Francisco, CA
Learn more and buy tickets to Working Solutions annual breakfast.more »
May 5, 2014 - AEO Conference - New Orleans, LA
Registration is open for AEO’s Big Easy Takeover! Connect with hundreds of industry professionals who are committed to giving Main Street microbusinesses the resources they need! Help America’s 25.5 million microbusinesses unleash their power.more »