A service brought to you by your local SCORE Chapter serving San Luis Obispo County and the Santa Maria Valley. We offer Face to Face Mentoring Sessions, Workshops and On-line Resources. All our Chapter services are Free to our clients. Call (805) 547-0779 or Email us to set up an appointment.

Email Workshop 3 of 3: Let’s Delve into Emails – August 8, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM PDT. This 3rd session of the 3 part Email Workshop Series offers a hands-on workshop on creating great emails and managing your email lists. Join Nick Caverra of Social Punch Marketing as he shows us the tips and tricks to the best emails. Click here to reserve a seat. Held at the Morro Bay Community Center – 1001 Kennedy Way, Morro Bay

Marketing with Social Media Workshop – August 10, 2017 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM PDT. SCORE mentor WADE Schuette, MBA, MPH and local social media marketing expert Lacey Clifton (@Chicadita) tag team this three-hour workshop to teach marketing in a world where the noise of ads is deafening. Workshop attendees will learn to identify their unique selling positions and how to establish social presence to create a distinct advantage over the competition, then learn the differences between platforms to identify which mediums are the best fit for their business model. With business benefits identified and platforms selected, participants will practice creating engaging post plans. Held at America’s Job Center of California – 880 Industrial Way, San Luis Obispo. Click here to reserve a seat.

Starting a Business SLO Workshop – August 16, 2017 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM PDT This workshop provides an overview of the business basics every aspiring entrepreneur needs to know. If you are thinking of starting a business, or have just started one, this workshop is a perfect fit. Topics covered will include the fundamentals of getting started, business operation basics, business plans, and how to use and understand financial reports. Click here to reserve a seat. Held at America’s Job Center of California – 880 Industrial Way, San Luis Obispo

BYOBB: 7 Steps to World Online Domination – August 18, 2017 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM PDT SCORE’s B.Y.O.B.B. (Bring Your Own Brown Bag) lunch event will feature Janelle Bledsoe, a champion for online world domination. She knows how to get you seen, heard and have a powerful impact at the CLICK of a funnel. Janelle will navigate you through the overwhelming, impossible feeling of shoulds and have-tos in the marketing world, so you can attract your perfect clients. Click here to reserve a seat. Held at the SLO Public Library – 995 Palm Street, San Luis Obispo

Marketing for Small Businesses – Santa Maria – August 24, 2017 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM PDT
Who are your customers? Where are they? Why will they buy from you? How will you increase your visibility to help you reach your target audience? Keeping you and your team up to speed on the ever- changing landscape of marketing is a must. This workshop will cover many useful strategies you need to know to help your business thrive. Click here to reserve a seat. Held at Santa Maria Business Development Center – 731 Lincoln Street, Santa Maria

Business Plan Workshop SLO – August 26, 2017 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM PDT The workshop starts with the basic elements of a business plan, moves on to talk about the essentials of marketing your business, connects these marketing basics to developing a sales forecast and then finishes with how to determine if your venture is or will become profitable. Click here to reserve a seat. Held at the Union Bank Community Room, 995 Higuera (rear entrance) San Luis Obispo.

MORE ONLINE WORKSHOPS! There are even more online workshop offerings on the SCORE
website. Go to SanLuisObispo.SCORE.org/workshops to check out the great selection of timely and
useful webinars.