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Workshops / Seminars

General Business
Business Startup Basics (All-day introductory course covering the factors critical to successfully starting a new business - 8hrs - $45)
Finding Customers / Marketing Your Idea (Generating revenue is all about marketing and sales, and that’s the focus of this workshop - 5hrs - $35)
Finding Money (Covers financing guidance and expertise to help put your business plans into motion - 4hrs - $35)
Planning for Profit (Learn the financial concepts and reports necessary to understand a business' financial health and plan for profitable growth - 3hrs - $35)
Writing a Compelling Business Plan (Learn the key requirements to write a compelling business plan - 4hrs - $40)

Business Specific

Business Accounting  (Financial management, including management of inflows and outflows of money, setting up accounts, and using QuickBooks - 3hrs - $35)
Effective Consulting: How to start (or improve) your consulting business  (For professionals interested in starting a consulting business or wanting to expand or improve an existing practice - 7hrs - $70)
Export - Import  (International trade offers excellent opportunities for both start-ups and existing businesses - 5hrs – Price varies by location)
Opening/Operating a Restaurant  (For anyone thinking about serving food and drink to the public, the basics of operating a successful establishment. - 2hrs - $35)
Retail Basics for Online and Brick & Mortar Retailers  (Interactive program tailored to answer your questions pretaining to online, brick & mortar, and retail-oriented selling - 2hrs. - $35)

Social Media
Effective Web Design & Online Lead Generation  (Educates small business owners about the fundamentals of digital marketing and leveraging it to grow their business - 3hrs - $35)
Online Marketing Strategy for Interior Designers and Building Trades Professionals  (Learn to find your audience both tradespeople or homeowners using tools like Facebook, Houzz, & Yelp - 3hrs - $35)

Special Workshops/Seminars
How to Get Started Writing a Business Plan - Seminar  (This is a small group interactive seminar about the value of a business plan and what goes into it - 2hrs - $35)
Leading Change  (Change is a consistent part of business. Learn how to anticipate, identify, and profit from change - 4hrs - $40)
Legal Issues for the Small Business  (Addresses many of the legal issues critical to the formation and success of new and existing small businesses - 3.5hrs - $35)
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Upcoming Workshops

Business Accounting (Oakland)
June 28th, 2016
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Have a Wonderful Summer! SCORE Workshops Resume in September - Please check back often.
June 30th, 2016
1:00pm to 1:00pm