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UC Merced Seeking Business Advisors

As Merced and Mariposa County small businesses continue to experience significant hardships due to the COVID19 pandemic and resulting State mandated closures, the UC Merced SBDC is seeing a huge increase in requests for assistance.

Posted on: Friday, October 9, 2020 - 4:09pm

How Customer Testimonials Can Grow Your Business

Great customer testimonials can grow your business faster than pretty much any other kind of content. The goal of a testimonial is to get someone outside your business who can vouch for you and the great job you do.

Posted on: Thursday, September 3, 2020 - 7:30pm

SBA Disaster Loans - Wildfires

Date: 08/24/2020

Posted on: Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 11:38am

5 Tips to Maximize Your Website Right Now

Every entrepreneur and small business have had to make drastic changes over the past few months. We’re all still trying to figure it out to see what works best for our business right now.  

Posted on: Friday, August 21, 2020 - 10:33am

UC Merced SBDC Names Rick Leibowitz Center Director

[MERCED, CA] The Central California Small Business Development Center (SBDC)...

Posted on: Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 10:31am

Calling ALL Californians: #ShopSafeShopLocal

New Small Business Resource Website

Governor Newsom's Task Force on Business and Jobs Recovery, along with CalOSBA and GO-BIZ, are helping Californians #ShopSafeShopLocal to support small busineses and help all of our diverse neighborhoods thrive.

Posted on: Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 10:45am

Central California SBDC Regional Network is Providing Business Assistance for Companies at Risk of Closing or Impacted by the COVID-19 Outbreak

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DATE: 3/23/20
CONTACT: Kurt Clark
Phone: (209) 228-3506
Email: kclark5@ucmerced.edu

Posted on: Monday, March 23, 2020 - 7:48pm

SBA Updates Criteria on States for Requesting Disaster Assistance Loans for Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Release Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Release Number: 20-26
Contact: Jennifer.Kelly@sba.gov, (202) 205-7036

Posted on: Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 11:59am

SBA National Impact Survey

In 1982, the Georgia SBDC conducted the first survey and presented the results to Congress to secure permanent funding for the SBDC program.

Posted on: Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 3:43pm

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