El Rey Theater 230 W 2nd St, chico, California

The largest and only entrepreneurial tech conference you will find in the NorCal region to bring together startups, investors, entrepreneurs, techies, students, educators, business owners and community leaders.

Secrets of Money Management

Event Details Did you know that 82% of businesses fail due to cash flow problems? Knowing your numbers can help you cut costs and aid in planning your future, and this workshop will guide you through the essential steps. It’s time to get an honest financial picture of your business.  […]

Certifications Overview for Women Owned Businesses

As a women-owned business you may qualify for certifications that give you a leg up in the government marketplace and increase your chances of winning more contracts! The main certifications available to women-owned small businesses are the Women-Owned Small Business and Economically Disadvantaged Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB/EDWOSB) certifications through the […]


Hiring your first or tenth employee. It’s a major milestone, an investment, and a risk all wrapped up in one! It can be confusing, frustrating. It can also disrupt growth … and overload your organization in the wrong way. In this webinar, we will present step by step guidance on: […]

Social Media Tips and Tricks

Event Details Free The date of this event is: 10/18 4:00-5:00 The Norcal SBDC Restaurant Program invites you to spend an afternoon with food blogger and social media guru Christina Mitchell and get the tips and tricks for Social Media for food businesses.  In this webinar, attendees will learn everyday social […]

Best Practices for Managing a Remote Workforce

With all the changes in our work environments over these past two years, retaining and keeping employees satisfied are becoming more critical to the success of business. With many employees continuing to work remotely, employers are tasked with meeting the new needs and expectations. In our workshop we will discuss: […]

Creative Ways to Fund Your Business

Event Details More just financing your business, this workshop covers the challenge businesses face now and throughout the various stages of the pandemic related to Finding and Securing Capital. The webinar covers options to fund your business in today’s economy in a variety of ways including: Financing Startup Costs, Expansion, Purchasing Inventory, […]

Intermediate Social Media Strategies for Food Businesses

Learn how to create and execute a successful social media marketing strategy!Join former food blogger and social media guru Christina Mitchell and dive deeper into Social Media strategies for your food business.This webinar is for those who have social media experience and are interested in taking it to the next […]

Digital Skills for Everyday Tasks

Description:Learn how to manage work and life tasks more effectively using Google tools. Whether you want to build a budget, create a meeting agenda or organize your priorities, these best practices will boost your productivity. In this session we’ll show you how to:- Use templates in Google Sheets to build […]


Using Instagram To Attract Clients

Having a digital presence is critical for business marketing. This workshop will help you understand how to utilize your Instagram account to attract clients by maximizing your bio, telling stories, and using Reels as well as navigate the recent updates to the platform. Be ready to follow along in your […]

Selling Your Business…Simplified

Date: 10/27/21Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM (PDT)Registration Deadline: 10/27/21 8:00 AM (PDT)Fee: No Fee Point of Contact: Jess Carr (530) 582-5022 Program Format: Online Meeting (Live)Training Topics: Buy/Sell BusinessDescription: Selling Your Business...Simplified: Six Simple Steps to a Successful Sale  Are you ready to pass the torch to a new owner in the near future? Have you considered […]

Creating Multi-purpose Marketing Content

Reuse, reduce and recycle your marketing content! Learn how to create dynamic multi-purpose marketing content for all of your networks and still have time for your morning coffee. Register for the event HERE.