Small Business Development Center


Our SBDC helps stimulate economic growth by helping small businesses succeed. We provide knowledge and support throughout a vast array of expertise including business planning, loan packaging, social media marketing, e-commerce, media buying, public relations, insurance, food services, intellectual property, human resources, and more.


To view past webinars, click the link:  SBDC Webinars Archive Homepage

RECENT Webinars

"Marketing in the Digital Age"

Aired May 10, 2017

The buzz about social media versus more traditional marketing tactics can leave small business owners scratching their heads. Combining both tools can provide a stronger edge in a competitive marketplace. Hear from our veteran marketing and public relations expert consultant, Maureen Buscher-Dang, and our SBDC Associate Marketing consultant, Claudia Belda, as they discuss some great marketing tactics and suggestions for your business!

"Selling to Government & Corporate Buyers - Get the Cheese Avoid the Traps"

Aired April 19, 2017

Discover how to get your business in touch with the higher ups...
Noted author on government contracting, Vernita Naylor, visits Webinarland to present opportunities most small businesses are missing out on -- selling to the government and larger corporate buyers. Join us for this overview and find that huge customer!

SBDC Webinar Archives Homepage


The CSU Bakersfield SBDC is part of the UC Merced Regional Network.

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Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the US Small Business Administration.




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Step 1: Register Above!
Step 2: We match a Business Consultant to your needs
Step 3: Consultant contacts you for no-cost consulting

For more information on SBDC services, please contact the SBDC office. 661-654-2856 - General information provided below.


Monday- Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
(661) 654-2856
1631 17th St. Suite 200
Bakersfield, CA 93301


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