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SCORE San Luis Obispo
Serving San Luis Obispo County and the Santa Maria Valley

We provide FREE and CONFIDENTIAL one-on-one business counseling by phone, email, and in-person in San Luis Obispo County and the Santa Maria Valley. We also conduct workshops for both start-up entrepreneurs and seasoned small business owners.

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SCORE Empowers All Entrepreneurs

We believe that anyone can start and manage a successful small business. We also know that the road is harder for some than for others. Diverse backgrounds, different voices and unique needs may call for specialized resources and mentoring approaches.

SCORE is listening, recognizes these diverse needs, and provides personalized support in a wholly-inclusive platform called SCORE for All. 

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Impact Your Community

Since 1964, SCORE has educated and mentored more than 11 million small business owners and entrepreneurs. We're looking for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences to serve in a variety of roles — from knowledgeable business mentors to local community advocates. 

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The Power of Capital for Your Business

Whether you're seeking funding, managing cash flow, or analyzing financial data, this workshop will equip you with the skills to make strategic financial decisions and drive your business forward.

Grow IN Sahuarita

Having the support of your community is great and so is having the support of your local government. Learn how the Town of Sahuarita values the importance of business retention and expansion programs and the meaning behind the Grow IN Sahuarita program.


This webinar will include insight from the Economic Development and Public Affairs Department who will share the implementation process and how the Grow IN Sahuarita program is more than just data – it is a personal connection.


The Grow IN Sahuarita Program values the following:

  • Personal connection with clients
  • Client accountability
  • Partnership
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Cuatro Herramientas para Crear Contenido en Línea

○ Que es "contenido en línea", que tipo de contenido debe considerar y los
beneficios para un negocio
○ Cómo utilizar Google para encontrar y describir nuevas temas relevante a su
negocio (Repaso de Google Analytics, Google Trends, Google Search Console)
○ Cómo utilizar Canva para crear diseños gráficos, anuncios y contenido para las
redes sociales                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

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SEO Basics for Every Business


SEO, search engine optimization, is the process of structuring a web site to maximize its ranking in the search engines. While SEO can be a complex task, there are many components you can do yourself. This webinar will provide a guide you can use to get the most out of your website.

In this webinar, we will cover:

  • Local Marketing
  • Content Marketing
  • Google Analytics and Search Console
  • SEO tools to Improve Your Ranking.
How To Begin Your Business

Starting a business of your own is exciting but we bet you have lots of questions. If you are thinking of starting a business, or have just started one, this workshop is a perfect fit.

Goal Setting & Achieving Strategies For SUCCESS!

What does success mean to you? How are you identifying and implementing goals to support your personal, professional, & business success? Let’s explore strategies to identify, plan, set, implement, achieve, and reflect upon goals.

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Instagram Basics - How To Optimize Your Account for Success

Instagram is an amazing tool for increasing brand awareness and positioning yourself as an expert in your field. However, Instagram has been changing and evolving a lot over the last year. In this webinar, we are breaking down Instagram to the basics so you can establish a strategy that works for your business. We will discuss optimizing your bio, the difference between a photo post, carousel, Reel, and Story and when to use them, and how to understand your metrics. 

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Online Business Tools Everyone Needs
In today's fast-paced digital world, having the right tools at your disposal is crucial for organizing your work, enhancing productivity, and realizing your entrepreneurial aspirations.
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