Small Business Strategic Plan
The organizational structure of government should be optimized with a clear focus on community involvement. Agency/Department coordination and continuity across policies with defined participation goals and accountabilities that incentivize industry and government contracting with small businesses is a good plan for California.
The simple action of marketing small business as a pathway for creativity and innovation can make a major impact, particularly for communities heretofore not reared in this environment.
Thinking of the African American Community as critical to the success of the state’s economy requires a plan that includes performance matrices around desired achievement levels. Return on investment is a factor in all facets of business, and should be included for this community as well.