Business Workshops


                                          Business Workshops                                                          

The Glendora Economic Development office makes an effort to support the development and growth of its business community by providing quality workshops.

Business Workshop: Payroll Tax Seminar

The City of Glendora will be hosting a business workshop on Friday, May 29, 2015.  Business owners and managers are encouraged to attend this workshop on Federal and State Payroll Taxes in order to learn about the following:

• California payroll reporting requirements, including forms, employer obligations, reporting, and payment requirements.

• Independent contractor reporting requirements.

• Electronic filing and payment requirements and options.

• Federal payroll reporting requirements, including Forms 940, 941, 1099, W-2, W-4, W-9, and alternative filing.


This workshop will be presented by the Employment Development Department (EDD) and an authorized speaker from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).


This workshop is FREE to attend.
Registration is strongly recommended.

Glendora Public Library, Bidwell Forum

140 S. Glendora Ave., Glendora CA 91741

Friday, May 29, 2015  ●  9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.


To register for this event, please contact Assistant to the City Manager,

Valerie Escalante at (626) 914-8292 or via email at result for irs logo png





Business Workshop


To review past workshops, please see below:

Developing a Business Plan

  On August 9, 2013, a Business Plan Workshop was held to review development of a Business Plan.  The workshop was presented by Dr. Buckles, Associate Professor at Azusa Pacific University. 

To review the information presented, please click on the following:  

Business Plan Workshop - Intro Business Plan - Web Resources
Mission Statements The Eight-Word Mission Statement
Value Propositions Value Propositions Worksheet
One Page Business Plan One Page Business Plan and Worksheet

"The program was great! It covered topics that stimulated my thinking. Lots of insights, food for thought and action. The material packets are awesome. Thank you!"      -Yeh Center of Natural Medicine

Excellent seminar. The speaker was very knowledgable and a good communicator."  -Ask Barb!

Great workshop! It's great to have a city committed to the growth and support of local small businesses."
                                                                                                                                                           -GH Wood Design

Marketing Strategies, Social Media:

The first workshop, Marketing Strategies, Social Media, occurred this past March 2013 with nearly 60 participants. Nearly 90% of participants stated they learned something new that would foster the development of their business. 

To be included on the email information distribution list, or if you would like to suggest a workshop topic, please contact the Economic Development Specialist by phone at (626) 914-8292 or via email at