Learn from the experts with SCORE’s small business training workshops.
On this page you’ll find instructor-led training offered in a SCORE office or online. You can also find interactive courses to help you learn new business strategies.
SCORE is dedicated to assist entrepreneurs from start-up through the successful management of their business. The Workshop and Seminar program provides an educational opportunity for all elements of the business plan plus special topics the more effective management of the business. From the initial development of the business idea with ways to better research the marketplace and competition through the legal decisions for organization type or financial statement development, we offer workshops throughout the year. Additionally, educational workshops on how to build a website using Weebly or Wordpress, develop a social media plan and how to use mobile devices to more effectively manage you business and how to develop a Facebook marketing campaign are examples of workshops we offer. We add workshops throughout the year on relevant topics important to business owners. Be sure to check regularly on the new workshops that we will be offering.
The workshop and seminar program is listed in the local workshop section of the Central Virginia SCORE website and through email announcements. If you wish to be included in the notifications, please contact us and we will add you to the list. The workshops are held locally at various locations both during the day and in the evenings. Some Workshops and Seminars are free and some have a nominal fee of about $25. If there is a fee, all proceeds are used to support further programs for our clients and local entrepreneurs. We are a non-profit organization and no payment is made to anyone in our chapter. All efforts are volunteer and all monies go back into our programs and expenses to operate.
Fundamental aspects of Angel Investing will be shared that will help you easily determine when to seek out an Angel Investor and why. Read more
This webinar will discuss the continuously changing tax law landscape, from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act to other legislation and IRS pronouncements. Read more
Advanced tips to improve your customer acquisition, leverage micro-moments on social media, shift from being transactional to experiential and more. Read more
This webinar will share the 7 key ways your business can use Amazon as a channel to grow your revenue as a product or service provider. Read more
Discover how every business under the sun can derive new energy—and create new innovative possibilities—by tapping into the principles of creativity. Read more
The 4 C’s for a non-profit’s success will be shared, specifically as it relates to finding a software solution that meets your needs. Read more
This presentation will demonstrate a few short processes and give you insights on fast wins across multiple channels for any business. Read more