The program is designed to provide entrepreneurial development services such as business training, counseling and mentoring, and referrals for eligible veterans owning or considering starting a small business enterprise.
This month, in the first month of operation, the VBOC in partnership with the North San Diego SBDC is offering the following FREE training:
- Small Business Legal Issues: http://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/7443
- Writing a Business Plan: http://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/7446
- How to Hire: http://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/7448
- Online Marketing: http://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/7447
- Credit Recovery: http://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/7449
- Beyond the Basics (Advanced Government Contracting - Intro) Module 1: http://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/7451
- Beyond the Basics (Advanced Government Contracting - Capabilities Statements) Module 2: http://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/7453
- Beyond the Basics (Advanced Government Contracting - Certifications, including Veteran Certifications) Module 3: http://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/7454
- Beyond the Basics (Advanced Government Contracting Multiple Award Schedules (GSA) and Bidding) Module 4: http://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/7457
- Customer Service: http://sba-vboc.ecenterdirect.com/events/7462
- More Sales; Less Selling:
Although trainings are free, pre-registration is required. To view our calendar of events: http://socalvboc.com/ and click on "Click Here To View Our Training Events Calendar."
VBOCs are directed by the Small Business Act (Title 15 U.S.C. sec 637 (b)) to participate in the Defense Department’s Transition Assistance Program. Since 2013, the Boots to Business program has trained over 40,000 transitioning service members, Reservists and National Guard members, and military spouses.
MiraCosta Community College District is one of six new VBOCs announced in 2016 making a total of 19 centers nationwide.
To schedule a free appointment with a VBOC Business Advisor, please go to our website: http://socalvboc.com/ and click on "Click Here To Request Our Services."
For additional information:
SOCAL Veterans Business Outreach Center
2075 Las Palmas Drive,
Carlsbad, CA 92011 US
Director: Carlos E. FIgari, MBA