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Be Alert for Scams

The Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce has received notices of active scams. Emails Do not click on links, especially if the subject or body of the email include vague terms (ex: “check out this stuff”) and/or solicitations. Mail Forms Are you expecting to receive a form to renew a permit or license? If not, it [...] Launches 2016 Commuter Challenge

Rethink Your Commute … and Be Rewarded! is pleased to announce the 2016 Commuter Challenge, this year’s campaign to reward commuters who choose transportation modes other than driving alone. Between April 1st and May 31st, people who join the challenge and commute to, from or through San Mateo County using an alternative mode will [...]

Tax Workshops with SF SCORE

Taxes have you stumped? Join San Francisco SCORE for a number of affordable business workshops on small business taxes. SCORE also offers free online webinars on a variety of subjects. All online webinars can be found here. 2/2/2016 Maintaining Tax Records, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM 2/23/2016 Small Business Taxes, 3:00 to 5:00 PM   [...]

January 26th, 2016|Business News|

Summer Spare the Air Season is Underway

The summer Spare the Air season is in full swing. Join the Spare the Air Employer Program and learn how to Spare the Air every day! The Spare the Air Employer Program is a network of Bay Area employers who are doing their part to improve local air quality. The program connects businesses to resources [...]

August 24th, 2015|Business News|

Le Boulanger® Announces “We’re Still Here!”

Popular Sunnyvale Based Bread Maker and Operator of 17 Bakery-Cafés, Pronounced Luh-Boo-Lawn-Zhay Makes an Announcement on the Heels of Recent Mistaken Identity! SUNNYVALE, CA: July 19, 2015, Le Boulanger, Inc.®, the Northern California family-owned Bay Area bread maker and operator of 17 bakery-cafes, Chief Executive Officer, Dan Brunello announced, “We’re still here,” on the heels of [...]

July 21st, 2015|Business News|

Businesses Can Save Money and Energy!

Turn-key Energy Efficiency program for Small and Medium Sized Businesses Are you interested in saving on your utility bill, lowering your maintenance costs, and greening your business at the same time? Well, look no further because we have just the program for you! The San Mateo County Energy Watch program offers energy efficiency services and [...]

Don’t Be Ill-Prepared for Paid Sick Leave Law’s July 1 Requirements

The Healthy Workplaces, Healthy Families Act of 2014 prescribes paid sick leave for California employees. Even if your business already has a paid sick leave policy, your policy must still meet certain conditions under the new law. CalChamber’s infographic outlines the compliance requirements which all California employers are well advised to start preparing for now — [...]

March San Francisco SCORE Workshops

Join San Francisco SCORE for a number of affordable business workshops in March. SCORE also offers free online webinars on a variety of subjects. All online webinars can be found here. 3/3 De-Mystifying Exports & Imports, 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM   - NEW 3/3 Small Business Taxes, 3:00 to 5:00 PM 3/5 Troubleshooting Your Website. 10:00 [...]

February 26th, 2015|Business News|