CoBizians,

2020 was the equivalent of an intense coach, trainer, or teacher who pushed all of us to our limits and then happily demanded, ‘one more set’ with no end in sight for 2021. Thank goodness 2021 is coming to an end; however, 2022 will likely be equally demanding, but…

Values are what matter most to us. They are our motivators, the passion in our hearts, and the reason we do the things we do.

World Values Day was founded in 2016 and is an annual campaign to increase the awareness and practice of values around the world.

And this year’s theme is reconnecting. The UK Alliance explains,

“We are all living through a time of enormous uncertainty and disruption. This means we need to…

Quick Tutorial On How and Why You Should Apply for SBA EIDL Grants

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IqHG7tWfago

In these dynamic times, businesses, non-profits, and individuals are all navigating the challenges of Covid-19, especially when it comes to sales, customer retention, funding, and job opportunities — things that immensely impact our bottom-line.

Fortunately, the SBA is offering a $15K grant for businesses and organizations located in low-income areas, to include sole proprietors, independent contractors, and non-profits. To demystify some of the requirements for applying, I created a brief video which I hope you find helpful.

I truly hope that all of us who are eligible, apply for this resource as well as tell a colleague, family member, neighbor, or friend.

Wishing everyone great health and great success on your endeavors.

Thank you.

-Wesley Alexander-

CEO, CoBiz Richmond, Inc.

www.cobizrichmond.com

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Who would have thought that working from home could create fatigue, anxiety, stress, confinement, depression, frustration, and ultimately, exasperation. If you were one of the many professionals who were forced or required to work from home due to Covid-19, you are not alone. …

CoBiz, as a co-working space and as a business incubator, represents people moving in purpose. Our mission is to use entrepreneurship as a vehicle to drive self-sufficiency and community wealth to improve quality of life outcomes for individuals and communities here in Richmond and West Contra Costa County.

Our values…

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