HAYWARD -- How to run a home-based business is the focus of a free seminar on Oct. 29.
The seminar will cover how to create a business plan, how to get licenses and permits, finances, how to find customers and how to effectively use social media.
Alameda County Community Development Agency is hosting the session in collaboration with the Small Business Association, Alameda County Small Business Development Center and Oakland Chamber of Commerce.
The workshop will be 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 29 at the county Community Development Agency, 224 W. Winton Ave. To register, go to http://acsbdc.org/node/19170.
-- Rebecca Parr, Staff