• CalOSBA: Applications Are Open For Up & Running California

    A New eBay Program Offering Free eCommerce Training For Small Businesses

    We’ve partnered with eBay to announce the launch of the Up & Running California program. Through the program, up to 300 California small businesses will be selected to participate in this six-week interactive eCommerce training program designed to help them get and grow online. 
    This new, 100% free program will offer participating businesses the educational resources, interactive instruction, and seller-to-seller coaching they need to compete on eBay’s marketplace. 
    Participants will enjoy full access to eBay Seller School, eBay’s interactive online learning platform. Seller School offers both beginner-level and more advanced courses to help all sellers accelerate and scale their eBay business, regardless of their time and experience on the platform. 
    Other program benefits include:
    Exclusive access to six weekly webinars, led by a dedicated growth advisor;
    Seller-to-seller coaching; 200 free insertion fees per month;
    A 90-day, eBay basic store subscription upon “graduation”; and
    A seller “starter kit” that includes various supplies to immediately begin selling online.
    Applications are open until 11:59 p.m. PT on Thursday, March 11, 2021.

    Apply Now

    For more small business resources and information, visit business.ca.gov/calosba