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.

Growing Your Business from A to ZNovember 3, 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

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

Marketing with Social Media SLO – November 8, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM PDT.  SCORE’s Marketing with Social Media workshop covers how to define and identify your target market and how to use Social Media platforms to communicate your message and how to measure your effectiveness in capturing your customers’ attention and make more sales! 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 November 15, 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

Growing Your Business from A to ZNovember 17, 2017 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 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 the Santa Maria Business Development Center, 731 Lincoln Street, Santa Maria

Websites, Google & SEO for Marketing – November 30, 2017 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM PDT

SCORE’s Websites, Google and SEO Marketing Workshop will help you better understand how you can reach your target market using today’s best practices.  You will also learn how to identify your unique selling position and to effectively communicate your message effectively capture customers and sales! Click here to reserve a seat. Held at Kennedy Club Fitness, 500 S. River Road, Paso Robles.

SCORE B.Y.O.B.B.: Instagram – Is It Right for Your Business? – December 1, 2017 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM PDT

Bring lunch to a SCORE BYOBB (Bring Your Own Brown Bag) seminar on the basics of Instagram. Join us to learn how to harness the power of Instagram for your business with 10 key strategies. If used correctly, Instagram offers small businesses an amazing opportunity to build their brand, connect with potential customers, and even drive sales through video and photo content. This course will tell you what you need to do get results.

We will be setting up at 11:30 and the presentation starts at 12:00. Come, network and/or chat with our presenter, Jill McMahon prior to the start. Click here to reserve a seat. Held at Ludwick Comunity Center, 864 Santa Rosa 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.