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Growing Your Business from A to ZOctober 6, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM PDT.  SCORE’s Growing Your Business Workshop is designed to help you take your business to the next level.  When it comes to marketing, funding, hiring help, improving your sales strategies, finding and keeping customers or just having a better understanding of your finances, this is a perfect workshop for you.  Our presenters are local business experts who are here to help you! Click here to reserve a seat. Held at Collaboration – 3196 S. Higuera Street, San Luis Obispo

Marketing with Facebook SLO – October 12, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM PDT.  Learn select intermediate marketing skills to enhance your Facebook marketing strategies with Lacey Clifton (@Chicadita).  This workshop will cover Facebook Insights (analytics), scheduling, events, boosts, and Ads Manager (advertising and Boosts) with advanced targeting to increase conversion and ROI.  Other tactics can be discussed based on group interest and time availability, but all participants must already have a Facebook business page. Participants are expected to know how to post to their Facebook business page, like and comment on another business’ page, and use hashtags.  Please see the Social Media Marketing Class first if you need to start with basics. Click here to reserve a seat. Held at the America’s Job Center of California – 880 Industrial Way, San Luis Obispo

Starting a Business SLO Workshop October 18, 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

Starting a Business Workshop SM October 27th, 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 the Santa Maria Business Development Center, 731 Lincoln Street, Santa Maria.

Business Plan Workshop November 4, 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 Street, San Luis Obispo

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