Alameda County SBDCOakland, CA

Using US Census Data to Drive Profits for Your Business

Using US Census Data to Drive Profits for Your Business

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 1:00pm to 3:00pm
No Charge

The US Census is a deep resource with valuable information for current and prospective business owners.

This seminar will teach you how to raise your awareness of the local community and local competition, research the potential for specific site locations, and other uses. Attendees will learn:  

1) Basic navigation of the Census website
2) How to access data available from the Economic Census, Demographic and Economic Surveys
3) Demonstration of Census Business Builder, an easy to use business tool allowing quick access to create a local market profile for inclusion into your Business Plan!

You are welcome to bring your laptop, tablet or other device to work alongside the presenter.

Lia Bolden, presenter,  is a dynamic speaker with a background in business and as a former business owner, with over 14 years’ experience with the US Census Bureau.

Instructions: Note: Parking is very limited in the area. We recommend public transportation or a rideshare alternative. The 12th Street BART station is close by.
CSU East Bay
1000 Broadway #109 Classroom Merritt #2

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Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA or HSU Sponsored Programs Foundation.