Small Business Resources


550 West C Street, Suite 550
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone – (619) 557-7272


  • Volunteer, nonprofit organization offering free and confidential small business counseling from working and retired executives
  • Presents variety of low-cost workshops on topics related to business management
  • On-line business library

San Diego Workforce Partnership Inc.

3910 University Ave # 400
San Diego, CA 92105-7302
(619) 228-2900


  • Offers employer tools, resources and information to assist businesses find best HR solutions, including:
  • Recruitment services
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Posting
  • Layoff Assistance   
  • Coordination with other business assistance resources
  • Labor Market Information
  • Education and Training Resources
  • Tax Credits

Small Business Development Center/ Center for International Trade Development

880 National City Boulevard
National City, CA 91950
(619) 482-6391

  • The SBDC & CITD provides
  • One-on-one business counseling
  • Seminars and training to San Diego entrepreneurs and businesses
  • Start up and management information
  • Business expansion and import/export assistance and financing
  • Research, information and referral services
  • Internet and web business strategies

Business Resource Center

  • Small business library providing publications, videos and computers for start-up and existing businesses at no charge
  • High-speed wireless web accessible computers   
  • Business marketing tools and databases
  • Video tape library
  • Entrepreneur library
  • How-to publications