Throughout the year, the SBDC offers a diverse selection of low cost classes to area businesses. Each course is designed to give you helpful tools, tips, and techniques to assist you in your business. Choose a location under “Event Category” below to view a calendar of upcoming classes. You can register online, or by calling our offices.

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October 2015

Oakdale: Business Management for the Entrepreneur

October 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week on the same day that lasts 0 day(s) and 0 hour(s), the last of which will begin on November 9, 2015
Oakdale Chamber of Commerce,
590 N. Yosemite Ave.
Oakdale, CA 95361 United States
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What is entrepreneurship? Why do I need a business plan? How do I create a Marketing Plan? How do I get control of my Operations? How do I get control of my Finances? Get these questions answered, plus many more, when you attend this 8 week workshop series on managing your business. Seating is limited so sign up today!

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Sonora: Building Blocks 4 Business

October 8 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week on the same day that lasts 0 day(s) and 0 hour(s), the last of which will begin on November 5, 2015
Sonora Fire Department,
201 S. Shepherd St.
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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This class will cover legal, financial, marketing, human resources. The class is taught by Lee Ann Fox, a business systems consultant for over 20 years. Grow your business, sell your business, create your business plan or finally finish your business plan. Classes run every Wednesday from September 17th to November 5th.

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Ceres: Stanislaus Innovation Challenge

October 8 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Ceres Community Center,
2701 4th Street
Ceres, CA 95307 United States
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Modesto: Business Start Up

October 13 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
SBDC Modesto Office,
1020 10th Street
Modesto, 95354 United States
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Do you dream of owning your own business? Do you think you have what it takes to be successful? Take this free two hour workshop that introduces the entrepreneur to the basics of starting a new business: Is your idea viable? What kind of financing will it take to open your business? Why do you need a business plan? What are the risks, pitfalls and requirements of opening a new business? This workshop is intended for the budding entrepreneur who…

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Mariposa: A Path To Growth & Profit

October 14 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mariposa Goverment Center / Supervisor’s Chambers,
5100 Bullion St.
Mariposa, CA 85338 United States
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Attend our two hour training that provides you with information on business, marketing, and strategic plans to help your business be profitable and grow.

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