Next Steps for Smail Business

Next Steps for Smail Business

  IRVINE Irvine Marriott April 20 8AM to 4PM   Get ready to grow your business! The 2011 Next Steps for Small Business tour, a no-cost event, aims to help small business owners take new ground in expanding their operations. Whether it is expanding your sales through social media, learning about how to sell to […]

Turner School of Construction Management

Turner School of Construction Management Training Program is about to begin once again. It will kick-off with a welcome reception on Monday, April 4, 2011 from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm at the Plaza of the METRO Headquarters building at One Gateway Plaza, Los Angeles, 90012. Classes will begin the following day, April 5, 2011 from 6 […]

The Art of Proposal Writing

The Orange County SBDC is presenting “The Art of Proposal Writing” workshop on Thursday, 3/3/11 from 4 PM to 6:30 PM. The workshop will help you learn how to make the “right” bid/no bid decisions and how to write a winning proposal. If you struggle with proposal writing, this workshop will help you improve your […]

WBEC-West Southern CA

WBEC-West Southern California is holding a workshop and networking event on March 10, 2011 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. For more information go to:

Meet the Primes

LA Metro is hosting a Meet the Primes event. This is a forum for businesses to network, market, and build relationships for future opportunities with some of the area’s leading prime contractors.           Date:    Thursday, 1/27/2011          Where:  LA METRO                      One Gateway Plaza                      Plaza Level                      Los Angeles           Time:   5:30 PM to 8:30 PM RSVP to Lizette Garcia […]

Want to do business with Orange County?

The County of Orange holds a Vendor Information Day on the last Thursday of each month (except holidays). These sessions are to provide vendors with information on how to do business with the County and to answer questions regarding the County of Orange purchasing process. When: Last Thursday of each month (except holidays) Time: 9:00 […]


Welcome to the new blog on government contracting from the Orange County Small Business Development Center. This is a way for us to share information with you in regards to training, opportunities, legislation, and other pertinent items that could effect the success of your business. You can also sign up to receive our government contracting […]