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Learn from the experts with SCORE’s small business training workshops

Find low or no-cost, targeted training in both in-person and online formats on topics that matter to you and your small business. Join a business expert at an interactive in-person or virtual workshop or learn at your own pace with one of our recorded webinars.

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Cause Marketing for Small Business

 

A 2024 Marketing Game Changer: Cause Marketing: Doing Well (for your business) by Doing Good (for your community)

Cause Marketing is a partnership between a For-Profit and a Not-For-Profit (charity) for Mutual Profit. Incorporating a community cause into your overall marketing plan can be a game changer for your business: increased sales, customer trust, community engagement, social media opportunities, positive brand awareness, improved team morale, and, yes (for emphasis, twice) increased sales!

But Doing Good means Doing It Right, too!

In the webinar, you'll learn the strategy and

How to Find Your Customers

Finding customers is about understanding your markets and a focused and effective marketing plan. Discover the variety of market research tools that will give you critical information about your industry and customers.

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Simple Steps for Starting Your Business #1 - March 12th

Start-up Basics: This introductory workshop focuses on the basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success.

Start-up Basics provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

In this session, you learn about: the advantages and disadvantages of owning a business, the most profitable form for your business, and the fundamentals of formation, organization, marketing, cash flow and funding sources.

Welcome To Entrepreneurship

Introduction to what it takes to start a business. This class is a must for anyone that is thinking about starting a business or has recently launched a business and has questions that need to be answered, Limited to 24 students, in-person.

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Starting a Nonprofit

 

Starting a nonprofit 501(c)(3) public charity is not a decision to be taken
lightly. Public charities are subject to federal and state rules and regulations that
are not imposed on “for-profit” small businesses, including how they will generate
income. The purpose of this workshop is to help newly established and potential
nonprofit founders gather information needed to make an informed decision on
how to move their charitable missions forward.
What you’ll learn:
• The differences between a nonprofit, social enterprise, and forprofit business.
• The differences between a public

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Tax Help, Tips and Questions Answered for Small Businesses

OPEN FORUM.

Your tax, payroll and bookkeeping questions answered here. Be prepared with your questions to ask the experts or send them in prior to the event.

This forum is designed to provide small business owners with the necessary knowledge and resources to navigate the complexities of tax planning, preparation, and compliance. Get answers to your questions from the experts.

Gain valuable insights into various tax-related aspects that are critical for small business success. We will cover essential topics such as understanding different business structures, keeping accurate financial

Introduction to Recordkeeping Workshop

Introduction to Recordkeeping is a hands-on workshop to teach business owners how to keep track of income (receipts) and expenses (disbursements) using a straightforward MS Excel spreadsheet approach.

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Simple Steps for Starting Your Business #1 - March 28th

Start-up Basics: This introductory workshop focuses on the basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success.

Start-up Basics provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

In this session, you learn about: the advantages and disadvantages of owning a business, the most profitable form for your business, and the fundamentals of formation, organization, marketing, cash flow and funding sources.

Marketing Your Business

Discover how to effectively and efficiently use marketing tools. Gain insights to understand and reach your customer, analyze your industry and business environment and differentiate between branding, advertising, and grassroots marketing techniques.

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5 Ways to Create a Website People Want to Stay and Buy On

 

It takes less than 15 seconds to capture someone's attention on your website or they are gone, and some for good. Discover the top ways to design a user-friendly, stunning website that keeps people scrolling, reading, and buying. And if you do not have a website, this is the perfect place to pick up the best practices for you to start the right way.

This workshop will cover how to:
• Construct a template and design customers will respond to
• Incorporate the "must-haves" to keep customers visiting and coming back
• Avoid website mistakes that lose customers forever
• Create a secure

A Cautious, Non-Technical, Introduction to “AI”

Learn how Large Language Models (like ChatGPT) work (and how they don’t). Learn how they get people into trouble so you will have a better chance to avoid that. And learn a few basic ways they can be used, after all, to help you with your small business.

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Simple Steps for Starting Your Business #1 - April 18th

Start-up Basics: This introductory workshop focuses on the basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success.

Start-up Basics provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

In this session, you learn about: the advantages and disadvantages of owning a business, the most profitable form for your business, and the fundamentals of formation, organization, marketing, cash flow and funding sources.

Financial Planning for Starting a Business

Learn how to use financial information to manage your business day-to-day, raise capital, incentive key employees, and more. This class will also go through the process of creating a financial plan. Suited for new and existing business owners.

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Budgeting, business budgeting
How to Create a Budget That Works for You
In this webinar, you'll learn how to build an effective and easy business budget that you can use to plan, manage and save for your organization's financial future.
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