Disaster Preparedness Resources
Prepare for Business Interruptions with Help from SCORE
SCORE is here to help small businesses be better prepared for unplanned business interruptions. We offer a variety of free resources crafted by our experts and partners to help your business prepare for natural disasters and build a more resilient community. We also have volunteer mentors with decades of experience available in your area to help you get your business back on track for the future. Through the good days, and the bad, SCORE is there for the life of your business.
Browse the resources below and connect with a mentor today to get customized, one-on-one advice for your disaster planning and business continuity questions.
Free Workshop: Demystifying Exports & Imports And Business Interruption Preparedness
When: Wednesday, April 2, 2014 10:00am to 1:00pm
SCORE NYC Workshop Committee
Programa de Preparación para Desastres y Continuidad de Negocios
When: Tuesday, April 8th 10:00 – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Carmen Morris
Aunque los grandes desastres como huracanes, inundaciones, terremotos y cortes de energía a gran escala son poco frecuente, podemos obtener un plan para estar preparados en caso de que ocurran. Atreves del PROGRAMA DE OPERACIONES DE DESASTRE, estamos comprometidos a ayudar a las pequeñas empresas a prepararse para evitar esas interrupciones que normalmente podrían paralizar un negocio.
Certification Options for Women & Minority Owned Businesses
When: Wednesday, April 9th 9:00 – 11:00am
Description: Contracting with corporations and government agencies can be a great way to grow your small business and be more resilient. Often, the first step in the contracting process is getting certified as a woman or minority owned business. Join representatives from WBENC, the Massachusetts Operational Services Division, and the SBA to learn about certification options , the benefits of each type of certification, and how to apply for certification status.
While this workshop is open to everyone, women & minority business owners who have been in business at least 2 years will benefit most from the session.
Speakers: Reps from WBENC, State of MA, SBA
Weathering the Storm
Two Sessions Available
1.Wednesday, April 9th 10:00 – 12:00 pm, Warwick Public Library, 600 Sandy Lane, Warwick, RI 02889
2. Thursday, April 10th 9:00 am– 12:00 pm,
Instructor: Lori Adamo, Code Red Business Continuity Services
Workshop topics include:
Register for Session 1 – April 9 in Warwick, RI https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cwe-sandy-ri-weathering-the-storm-ten-steps-to-help-your-business-stay-afloat-tickets-11020742337
Register for Session 2 – April 10 in Fall River, MA: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cwe-sandy-ma-weathering-the-storm-ten-steps-to-help-your-business-stay-afloat-tickets-10837805167
Managing Your Business Risk – Insurance and Other Tools
When: Thursday, April 10th 10:00 – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Frank Costa
This workshop will cover:
|Disaster Preparedness Workshops & Tools|
As a small business owner, you know every dollar counts. You do everything you can to cut costs, but small business insurance is not something you should go without. Accidents happen, and you have to defend yourself if you’re sued, even if it isn’t your fault. Your small business insurance is there to protect you. Watch this workshop to learn:
|Federal Resources & Links|
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
211 / United Way (SBA)
|Disaster Preparedness Partners|
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