Workshops & Resources
Nurturing businesses and the business climate is our passion.
The Chamber works hard to help National City’s economy sustain its vitality and continue to grow. So we provide a variety of programs to help individual businesses develop and grow. Our city has a strong and diverse small business base, so we strive to create programming that addresses the needs of small businesses.
Offerings include seminars, workshops, member-to-member connections and other means of value to both established businesses and growing enterprises.
Business Development Workshops
Over the course of the calendar year, we provide a rich selection of seminars and workshops for businesses seeking to develop and grow. With special emphasis on both business basics and innovations such as social media.
Social Media Marketing 101
Join us May 31, 2018 for an educational workshop aimed at providing the Chamber members with some tools to be able to market their services and products using Social Media Marketing. Please bring a laptop computer so that you can take advantage of this workshop and apply all the materials during the workshop.
How to Use Your Benefits at the Chamber Workshop
Join us for this workshop to learn how to maximize the return on your investment as a member of the Chamber. How to use your benefits at each event. Networking opportunities. Chamber Services. Marketing Opportunities.
Small Business Financial Planning Workshop
Join us for this important workshop on Small Business Financial Planning to learn the basics on how to manage your business finances.
Human Resources for Small Businesses
Join us for an informational workshop on Human Resource management for small businesses. Understand the steps and procedures that you must take as a small business to be compliant.
You may also view workshops offered through the San Diego Small Business Development Center here.
National City: Info on Opportunities Involving the City
- Contracting & Consulting Bid Opportunities
- Purchasing Bid Opportunities & Vendor Registration
- Current City Planning, Projects & Programs
- Public Meetings of Boards and Commissions
- Business Licenses
- Tax Credit Programs
- Work Opportunity Tax Credits
Economic Development Reports
- San Diego Regional Manufacturing Sector Report
Business Development Resources
- U.S. Small Business Administration
- Small Business Law Clinic
Business Information Resources
- US Chamber of Commerce
- San Diego Better Business Bureau
- California Chamber of Commerce
- California Foundation Fund Financial Literacy University Online
- San Diego Slingshot Program
- South County Economic Development Council
- SCORE Business Counseling
- SDSU Small Business Consulting Program
- SDG& E On-Bill Financing Option
- Small Business Development & International Trade Center
- California Jobs
- San Diego Contracting Opportunity Center
- Trademark and Copyrights
San Diego County: Helpful Resources for Business
- County of San Diego Business Resources
- County of San Diego (Home Page)
- California Governor
- California Secretary of State
- California Attorney General
- California State Senate
- California State Assembly
- California Employment Development Department
- California Department of Consumer Affairs
- California Insurance Commissioner
- California Business – Transportation & Housing Agency
- National City Mayor Ron Morrison
- Vice Mayor Luis Natividad
- Councilmember Jerry Cano
- Councilmember Alejandra Sotelo-Solis
- Councilmember Mona Rios
- Congressman Bob Filner
- Assembly Member Ben Hueso
- Senator Juan Vargas
- Supervisor Greg Cox
- Sweetwater School District
- CalTrans District 11 Home Page
- CalTrans Live Traffic Report
- San Diego Convention & Visitors Bureau
- San Diego Troops.com
- SDG& E On-Bill Financing Option
- Southern California Association of Chamber Executives
- Western Association of Chamber Executives
- South County Transit District
The links provided here are on servers maintained by third parties. The National City Chamber makes no representation as to the accuracy or any other aspect of the information contained on such servers.