Getting the word out about your business can be tough, and entrepreneurs tend to get wrapped up in the daily work of running the business. Here are a few low-cost strategies that you can try to help drive more customers to your business.
As Women’s History Month begins, we are reflecting on the economic impact of women entrepreneurs.
We’re excited to announce the 2016 Work Local Awards, a celebration of the best local employers in the Bay Area.
Most government-run entrepreneurship classes talk about business loans from banks, and most business incubators talk about rounds of financing from venture capitalists or angel investors. There are other viable options for veterans to finance their businesses, such as SBA loans, online lenders, business grants, crowdfunding, and others.
The East Bay Express and the Sustainable Business Alliance have collaborated again to produce the second annual Good Local Money for Your Good Local Business, a guide to finding the right capital to support your business to launch and grow.
OBDC Small Business Finance is thrilled to host the Alameda County Small Business Development Center. Our partnership and dedication to increasing access to capital for entrepreneurs is part of what aligns our work. We’re thrilled to share some of Alameda County SBDC’s 2015 impacts:
Last week Veteran Launch, an affiliate of OBDC Small Business Finance, launched its new website www.veteranlaunch.org. Click here to watch our video highlighting our clients and our program!
Our innovative partnerships and collaborative approach help our clients create jobs and stimulate economic development in our communities. Our partnerships with cities create opportunities to deeply invest in businesses and neighborhoods that need it most.
Effective January 1, OBDC Small Business Finance began service as the new host of the Alameda County’s Small Business Development Center.
OBDC is proud to call Oakland our hometown, and at the end of the year, we want to take a few moments to reflect on the incredible impact of the Oakland businesses we have supported over the years.