BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Anyone thinking about starting a small business in Bakersfield or in Kern County got a little extra boost today with a workshop aimed at giving people answers they might be looking for.
Assemblymember Rudy Salas hosted a coffee with Go-Biz, the Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development at the East Bakersfield Veteran's Hall Friday.
The workshop covered the best practices for small businesses including how to develop a business plan, start-up basics and other important topics.
Go-Biz was created by Governor Brown to be the state's single point of contact for economic development and job creation efforts.
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Shoppers prepare for early Black Friday deals
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Mission expected to feed nearly 500 people today
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