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Events and workshops

At the Capital Region SBDC, we offer no-cost business related workshops. It doesn’t matter if you are just thinking about starting your business, or you already have one, we are happy to help you. 

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September 8, 2017
  • Executive Series - Gordon Fowler, President/CEO, 3fold Communications

    September 8, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
    3fold Communications, 2031 K St, Sacramento, CA 95811, USA

    Gordon Fowler is the President/CEO of 3fold Communications where he dreams, points
    and steers the 3fold team.
    As a strategic marketing and business solutions firm, 3fold works with bold brands
    looking to grow, diversify and enhance their programs, products and services with both
    internal and external audiences. Since its founding in 2004, Fowler has grown the
    company into an award winning, multi-million dollar agency while also focused on
    driving the company towards its mission of "contributing to thriving communities.”
    In 2016, this vision led 3fold to open The Glue Factory, an innovative incubator space
    focused on building community-based entrepreneurs, as well as take over the
    leadership of The Impact Foundry (formerly the Nonprofit Resource Center), an
    association of, and resource for nonprofits serving the 29 counties in Northern
    Gordon is a frequently-requested keynote speaker and travels nationally sharing his
    communications expertise, passion for entrepreneurship and philosophy on community based business building.

    Please register here:


September 12, 2017

    September 12, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm


September 13, 2017
  • Forms of Ownership

    September 13, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    William Jessup University - Rocklin Campus 2121 University Ave *Edrington Conference Room , Rocklin CA 95765

    Cost: Free

    As a new business owner, one of the most critical decisions is to decide which form of ownership will best meet your business needs. Since there are many entity formations to choose from like a Sole Prop, LLC, S Corp or C Corp, this workshop is designed to navigate and guide you through the most common legal structures available for the business owner, and the pros and cons of each form of business entity.

    Please register here:


September 14, 2017
  • Federal/State Basic Payroll Tax Seminar

    September 14, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
    7000 Franklin Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95823, USA

    You will learn:
    • California payroll reporting requirements, including forms, employer obligations, reporting, and payment requirements.
    • About independent contractor reporting requirements.
    • Electronic filing and payment requirements and options.
    • Federal payroll reporting requirements, including Forms 940, 941, 1099, W-2, W-4, W-9, and alternative filing.

    Register here:


September 19, 2017
  • State Labor Law and Payroll Tax Seminar

    September 19, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
    4990 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95820, USA

    You will receive information from the EDD and the Division of Labor Standards Enforcement on:
    • Recordkeeping, reporting requirements, employer obligations, and payment requirements.
    • Common wage and hour law application.
    • Employer and employee rights and responsibilities.
    • How to distinguish between an employee and an independent contractor.
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  • Business Basics Workshop

    September 19, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    519 D St, Marysville CA 95901-5619

    This workshop is the first of a 3 series for those who are looking to start their business. This workshop covers the first steps in building the foundation of your small business.

    No-cost workshop

    Register here:


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