Events and Training

Access event calendars, courses, and resources to help in your business endeavors!

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2019 Washington Small Business Fair

One Day One Place
Learn what you need
to start or grow your business

Saturday, September 21, 2019


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Tracking the Financial Results of Your Business

The City of Tacoma’s Community and Economic Development Department in partnership with the National Development Council brings you a FREE workshop designed for small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs about the use of financial statements to make better business decisions.

Date: Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019
Time: 9am-1pm
Room 243
747 Market Street, Tacoma, WA 98402

For more information, contact Will Suarez at


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Free Google My Business Workshop

Grow your business through Google. A free workshop hosted by City of Tacoma + Google.

* This even has passed, but a recording is available. Click here to watch recorded training.

Please contact Will Suarez, Management Analyst II, Community & Economic Development Department with any questions.

(253) 591-5590 or

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2019 Free Tax and Licensing Workshops

Starting in April, the City of Tacoma will be offering a series of free tax and licensing workshops for Tacoma business owners and tax preparers. Click here to view dates and details.

To attend online, register at or call 253-591-5252.

Completed presentations will be uploaded to the City’s webpage.

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