California Small Business Owner Highlight

With a kitschy-cool name, a refined artisan product and recipes handed down from an old Irish family cookbook, Claire Keane has created a standout business in the already crowded kitschy-cool/artisan San Francisco market.

ClaireSquares brings the city by the Bay handcrafted Irish sweet treats, inspired by Keane’s mother and the recipes they used to bake when she was a child back in County Cork.

California Events

Date:
Wed, 17 Jan 2018
Time:
9:30 am - 11: 30 am

Are you interested in starting or growing your business? Join the Valley Economic Development Center (VEDC) and Small Business Majority for an interactive presentation for entrepreneurs and small business owners. 

Event type: Access to Capital Presentation
Location: Reseda, CA
Date:
Tue, 30 Jan 2018
Time:
7 PM - 8 PM

The Riverside County Black Chamber of Commerce & Small Business Majority invite you to join us for this interactive discussion on policy issues that may impact your business in 2018. We will be covering an overview on the following topics:

Event type: Healthcare, Family Medical Leave, Paid Sick Days Presentation
Location: Riverside, CA
Date:
Tue, 13 Feb 2018
Time:
3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m

Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity for networking, strategic, and professional learning from peers.

Event type: Youth, Workforce Presentation
Location: Anaheim, CA
Date:
Tue, 20 Feb 2018
Time:
9:30 am - 11: 30 am

Are you interested in starting or growing your business? Join the Valley Economic Development Center (VEDC) and Small Business Majority for an interactive presentation for entrepreneurs and small business owners. 

Event type: Access to Capital Presentation
Location: Reseda, CA
Date:
Wed, 28 Feb 2018
Time:
8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m

La FDIC, SBDC LA Network, SBA, LA Latino Chamber of Commerce y Small Business Majority te invitan a este evento en Español. Banqueros, prestamistas alternos y consultores de negocios estarán presentes para brindar la información necesaria para solicitar el préstamo comercial que buscas. 

Event type: Healthcare, Access to Capital, Retirement Security, Crowdfunding Presentation
Location: Los Angeles, CA

California Research

Published:
Wed, 24 Feb 2016
CA Retirement Infographic

A scientific opinion poll released by AARP and Small Business Majority shows a strong majority of California small business owners support the creation of a voluntary, portable retirement savings program that would allow employees to more easily save for their financial future. What's more, small business owners believe offering such a program to their employees would give their business a competitive edge.

Published:
Fri, 23 Jan 2015

Although large employers have been expanding wellness programs in recent years, small businesses have lagged in this endeavor. Since small businesses employ nearly 50% of all private-sector workers, any comprehensive expansion of wellness and prevention efforts must include a role for this large swath of private sector employers.

Published:
Sat, 12 Apr 2014

In communities across the United States, it is the jobs small businesses provide and the consumers they serve that keep our economic recovery moving. However, this recovery is threatened when small businesses are faced with costly and frivolous lawsuits brought on by patent assertion entities—commonly referred to as patent trolls. Small Business Majority's national scientific opinion polling found small firms support patent reform legislation that would help prevent patent trolls from targeting small businesses.