Starting and Managing Your Own Business Workshop

Starting and Managing Your Own Business Workshop

Who should attend this one-day workshop?

If you have the entrepreneurial dream of starting a business or are already in one and want to improve your chance of success, this is the workshop for you.

  • Aspiring entrepreneurs – thinking of starting a business
  • Emerging and early-stage businesses

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What’s in it for you?

This one-day workshop will help you start and run a new business or to improve an existing business. Entrepreneurs who use free SCORE mentoring services have a higher probability of business success.

  • Gaining a head start to business with expert guidance
  • Learning fundamentals for business organization and management
  • Making better business decisions  that meet your personal goals
  • Maximizing your probability of business success

 

Who are the presenters?

The workshop is sponsored and run by the Buffalo Niagara Chapter of the SCORE Association. SCORE is a non-profit organization fully dedicated to helping small businesses like yours across the USA.

  • All presenters are experts and successful business people
  • Presenters have experience counseling and mentoring small business people
  • Follow-on counseling and mentoring is free

 

Great content: This workshop is all about your business success

  • Planning your business
  • SBA and other small business resources
  • Fundamentals of business financials
  • Foundations of marketing and sales
  • Business insurance basics
  • Tax compliance
  • Legal organization of your business
  • Funding your small business
  • Q&A with small business experts
  • Easy access to free SCORE mentoring

 

Where and when?

These one-day workshops or others are run every month. We use several convenient locations in the Buffalo area during the week and on the weekend. Visit: www.buffaloniagara.score.org/localworkshops for registration. The cost is nominal and our US Veterans are free with ID. Register now to reserve your seat. Seating is limited.

 

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Agenda:  Starting and Managing Your Own Business*

Weekday Agenda and Schedule:

Approximate Time

Activity / Topic

8:30 AM

Sign in at door

8:45 AM

Workshop Introduction

 

SBA  & Government Services

 

Business Planning

 

Marketing

12:15 PM (1 hour)

Lunch on your own

 

Business Law

 

Business Insurance

 

Financing Your Business

 

Summary

4:30 PM

Finished

 

Saturday Agenda and Schedule:

Approximate Time

Activity / Topic

10:00 AM

Sign in at door

10:15 AM

Workshop Introduction

 

SBA & Government Services

 

Business Planning

 

Marketing

1:15 PM (45 minutes)

Lunch on your own

 

Business Law

 

Business Insurance

 

Financing Your Business

 

Summary

5:00 PM

Finished

 

 

*Use this link for more events and to confirm locations and dates – register today to reserve your seat.  www.buffaloniagara.score.org/localworkshops