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Business Readiness Assessment - Evaluate your business

Locating Business Space - Search LoopNet database to locate available retail & commercial space

Business Plan Template - Create a business plan


Procurement Opportunities - Find out how government and private contracting works

EconoVue - Access local and national economic datasets


Just Ask BOS - Search our entire site for information regarding your business problems

Green Assessment Tool - Evaluate how Green your business is

Forum - Collaborate with entrepreneurs and our Business Services Staff

Online Library - Search our online library for useful business information

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Pitch Event & Funding Opportunity

The Alliance for Community Development is still accepting applications from entrepreneurs across the Bay Area and Northern California to take part in this pitch event and funding opportunity.

City of San José Hosts Open House: New Foam Food Container Ban

This Food Ware Open House will provide food establishment operators with information about alternatives to expanded polystyrene (EPS) foam food containers.

07/28/2014 08:30 AM PDT
Non-Profit Seminars
Nonprofit Management:This course discusses roles and responsibilities of the Board, Board Chair, Executive Director, Staff and Volunteers using the Strategic Plan and Mission as the basis.
08/07/2014 05:00 PM PDT
Dealing with Legal Issues for Small Businesses
Here’s what you need to know to protect yourself and your business.