Dublin Unified School District is seeking applicants to fill vacant positions which currently exist on our Citizens' Bonds Oversight Committee (CBOC) and Parcel Tax Oversight Committee (PTOC.) The CBOC and PTOC are both independent oversight committees comprised of volunteers from within our community. These volunteers are entrusted with and dedicated to ensuring taxpayer dollars are spent according to voter-approved Bond and Parcel Tax language.
The PTOC is seeking member representatives for the
San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission (SJRRC) is soliciting bids from qualified bidders to provide parts and material for Bus Shelters for the Altamont Corridor Express (ACE) Station Platforms.
All equipment, materials, and supplies shall be furnished F.O.B. San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission. Copies of the IFB may be obtained at the offices of SJRRC – Procurement and Contracts Department or an electronic copy can be viewed and downloaded from http://www.sjrrc.com/Contract-Opportunities at no
As a child of the 80s, I remember the excitement when the Wonder Twins would join forces and utter those magical words “Wonder Twin powers activate!” Sure, there were often comical results but both characters used their strengths to save the day. The same is happening with business these days. We’re seeing a lot of it among big brands, unlikely partnerships to sell additional products or services. Some of them are umbrella situations where the companies are owned by the same parent organization, but others
If you’re a woman who owns a business and you’d like to apply for federal contracts, getting officially certified as a woman-owned business is essential. The federal government’s goal is to award at least 5% of its contracts to women-owned small businesses each year. While the certification process may seem daunting, it’s not that difficult if you know the basic application rules and materials needed.
Two Kinds of CertificationsThere are two types of women-owned certifications, Women’s Business Enterprise
If you’ve recently picked up a write up on Most Loved Workplaces or Best Places to Work, you may be surprised to see that good benefits and higher than average salaries aren’t contributing to those titles anymore, but then neither is having a Foosball table. Employees (and customers) want more.
While many businesses are launching diversity initiatives, there’s one area of diversity you may not have considered—neurodiversity. There are several ways to be designated a neurodiverse-friendly business, whether
In April 2022, the Dublin City Council voted to set the default electricity service for Dublin businesses to East Bay Community Energy (EBCE) Renewable 100 starting in October 2022. Renewable 100 electricity is sourced from California wind and solar facilities, including EBCE’s new wind farm in Livermore. All municipal accounts have been on Renewable 100 since July 2019 and residential customers in Dublin were placed on Renewable 100 in January 2022. EBCE will be hosting a series of webinars in September to
If you’re a small business, you need to invest in your local chamber of commerce, here’s why.CredibilityDiscounts and ResourcesNetworking and AdvocacyProfessional DevelopmentMarketing OpportunitiesREAD MORE HERE
With Triple-Digit Heat Expected This Week in Many Locations Across California, PG&E Offers Energy Saving Tips to Reduce Impact of Hot Weather on Power Bills
As the state prepares for a heat wave that could send temperatures soaring in parts of Northern and Central California this week, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) encourages customers to take steps to conserve energy to avoid bill surprises as the mercury rises.
According to PG&E’s in-house meteorologists, temperatures are forecast to begin
The Rail Academy of Central California (TRACC) will operate as a strategic partnership between educational and business entities to train and place students into quality transportation-related jobs in railroad and transit sectors.
Primarily, TRACC will draw from San Joaquin County-area high school students from populations with labor market barriers due to geography and socio-economic status. TRACC will also accept trainees over 18 years of age participating in the
LIVE! WITH DUBLIN CITY COUNCIL
The City of Dublin announces a new series of quarterly community meetings, Live! with Dublin City Council. These informal meetings will provide residents an opportunity to learn about City projects and programs, as well as an open forum for residents to ask questions and share comments with Mayor Melissa Hernandez and a City Councilmember.
Meetings will take place from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on the first Monday in February, May, August, and November. The inaugural
Do you need more attention? Do you feel like your business isn’t top of mind in your community? People won’t buy from you if they don’t think of you. While the easiest way to increase sales is to upsell existing/current customers, the second-best way is increased exposure. These days—to stand out—you need to get creative. Here are a few ideas to help get your business the attention it deserves without breaking your budget.
Host a contest on social media.Sponsor a chamber event or provide a donation in
If you’re going to start a small business, there are certain things you’re going to need to do, no matter what kind of business it is. Here’s our guide.
Learn more: https://ellipsismarketing.net/blog/how-to-start-a-small-business/
Do you want people to think about your business before all others? Of course, you do. The first step to patronizing your business is remembering it exists.
Imagine you have a free evening, and you want to go out to eat. It doesn’t matter how amazing the food is at the new place down the street; if it doesn’t pop into your mind, you won’t be going there.
The same is true of your potential customers. They need to think of you to spend money with you.
So how do you ensure you’re top of mind and
Do you know how many adults live in your state? Are there more children living in your county since 2010? In this Data Gem, you will learn how to quickly find the answers to these questions using a map-based visualization that allows you to identify trends for states and counties for the adult and under-age 18 population. Learn More