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The volunteer business professionals at New Haven SCORE are expert in a wide range of essential areas of business and commerce and offer private mentoring and a variety of workshops and seminars. Our Mission: To foster vibrant small business communities through mentoring and education. Our Vision: Every person has the support necessary to thrive as a small business owner.

Here's how we can help you...

• Business Planning (for existing businesses)

• Business Feasibility Analysis (for start-ups)

• Strategic and Growth Planning

• Marketing, Sales, Advertising, and Promotion

• Real Estate

• Finance and Accounting

• Human Resources

• Manufacturing

• eCommerce

• (Import/Export)

If you are already in business or perhaps thinking about starting one call us, we can help... 203-865-7645

Score New Haven, CT (https://newhaven.score.org/)

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Small Business Boot Camp 2016 Start, Grow, or Diversify Your Business! February 24th - Startup, Growing Business Basics, the Business Plan March 2nd - Your Credit and Access to Capital March 9th - Marketing, Industry and Competitor Analysis March 16th - Accounting, Financial Planning, and Management March 23rd - Legalities and Insurance March 30th - How to Contract with the State of Connecticut 5:30 - 8:00PM each night Midstate Chamber of Commerce, 3 Colony Street, Meriden, CT Sponsored jointly by the Midstate Chamber of Commerce, the City of Meriden, SCORE, the SBA, TD Bank, Liberty Bank, and Wells Fargo Bank Please call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce for more information and to register[masked] https://newhaven.score.org/localworkshops ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ SCORE and the New Haven Free Public Library present the Evening Entrepreneur Series A Four-Evening Workshop on What it Takes to Launch or Run Your Own Business April 6, 2016 - Art Mollengarden, Purple Marketing April 13, 2016 - Dennis Brown, Business Planning April 20, 2016 - Tom Mollengarden, Money, Finance & Taxation April 27, 2016 - Vishu Rao, New Age Marketing Techniques for Small Business May 4, 2016 - Lisa Powell, How to Navigate and Search for Government Bids 5:30 - 8:00PM New Haven Free Public Library Call[masked] now to register FREE OF CHARGE https://newhaven.score.org/localworkshops ******************************************************************************** Hello, You are invited to the following event: Summer 2016 Entrepreneur Series (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/summer-2016-entrepreneur-series-tickets-26365377554?ref=enivte001&invite=MTAzOTk5NTIvcnBnaWVzZWxtYW5AZ21haWwuY29tLzA%3D&utm_source=eb_email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=invitemodernv2&utm_term=eventpage) Multiple events from: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 5:30 PM - to - Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 8:00 PM (EDT) New Haven Free Public Library 133 Elm Street New Haven, CT 06510 View Map (http://maps.google.com/maps?q=133+Elm+Street,+New+Haven,+CT+06510+United+States&hl=en) Attend Event (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/summer-2016-entrepreneur-series-tickets-26365377554?ref=enivte001&invite=MTAzOTk5NTIvcnBnaWVzZWxtYW5AZ21haWwuY29tLzA%3D&utm_source=eb_email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=invitemodernv2&ref=enivte001&utm_term=attend) Share: These Business Workshops sponsored by: SCORE New Haven ( http://newhaven.score.org/ ) Ct. District Office SBA ( http://www.sba.gov/offices/district/ct/hartford ) New Haven Free Public Library (nhfpl.org (http://nhfpl.org/)) Wednesday evenings 5:30-8:00 pm August 24, 31 September 7, 14 & 21 This series of 5 workshops will help participants establish a business plan, understand basic financial statements, learn how to build a recognizable brand, and manage technology effectively, understand the intricasies of doing business with the the Federal Government and the State of Connecticut. ** August 24: Business Planning with Dennis Brown -How to and why we are writing a business plan -Our key to risk management for ourselves -Building a model for your business -How do I get paid ? -How can I foresee some of the problems with my business? ** August 31: Money and Finance with Tom Mazzaferro -Introduction to Financial Management -Basics of record keeping -Introduction to QuickBooks ** September 7: Purple Marketing with Art Mollengarden -Learn how to make your business become remarkable and stand out from the crowd -Understand your customers' wants, needs, and demands... and how to satisfy them -Research and analyze what your competition is doing... through the eyes of your customers -Develop profitable pricing strategies ** September 14: Online Marketing with Vishu Rao Here’s the truth about marketing. Traditional print and media channels are not only expensive but also no longer effective. Google is the new Yellow pages and all your customers are hooked on social media networks like Facebook and Twitter. You might have invested a lot of time and effort in your website but still not getting enough sales. What you will get out of this session? - A simple non-technical explanation of how to market your business on the web. - An overview of how Google and other search engines work and strategies that you can follow to improve your web presence. - Learn how to take advantage of the social media channels. - Adopt new ways to be more productive and efficient in your day-to-day operations. ** September 21: Doing Business with the State and Federal Governments with Lisa Powell -This seminar will cover where you need to be registered in order to do business with the State of Connecticut and the Federal Government - You will be shown the websites for locating federal bids over $25,000 and the State’s bid portal where State and Municipal bids can be found. - Also covered will be State and Federal Set-aside programs For further details call SCORE at[masked] Refreshments provided by Subway Bios of Workshop Presenters: Dennis Brown, Business Consultant. He works with people looking to start up their own business or grow the one that they have. He has a Business Degree from the University of Toledo, Ohio and ran his own manufacturing and distribution Company for over 20 years. He then went on to teach business with private non-profit SBA Intermediary and work directly with businesses for over 13 years until he opened his own business. He has worked with homeless shelters as both a volunteer and a Board Member for over 20 years. A Navy Veteran, he also has a non-profit that works with Veterans who are looking to own or start a business. Tom Mazzaferro, Seasoned accountant with over 30 years experience and is CMA certified. Tom was formally chief financial officer of a financial service organization and also held financila positions with an insurance company, an electrical distributor and a retail farm supply organization. His experience includes financial reporting, taxation, budgeting and capital management. Art Mollengarden, Marketing Professor, Entrepreneur-in-Residence at University of Bridgeport, Vice-Chair of New Haven SCORE, Serial Entrpreneur. Lisa Powell, Economic Development Specialist and Business Opportunity Specialist with the U.S. Small Business Administration since 1998. She came on board as the paralegal to the District Counsel. Through the years, she started to get more involved with business development and government contracting. As an Economic Development Specialist, she participates in educational forums, educating business owners on how to start and finance their business, working closely with all of SBA’s resource partners. As a Business Opportunity Specialist, Lisa is involved with the Government Contracting programs that the SBA provides. She facilitates the procurement workshops held at local Community Colleges, Chambers of Commerce and libraries. She is also very instrumental in the organizing of SBA Matchmakers, working very closely with the purchasing agents for the Federal and State Agencies as well as the larger prime contractors. Vishu Rao, Currently working as a Director of Business Solutions for Grey Wall Software, a New Haven based company that designed an emergency management platform called Veoci. Prior to Veoci, he worked as a consultant for General Electric (GE) instrumental in designing solutions diverse industries such as Healthcare, Aviation, and Financial Services. Share this event on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/share.php?u=https%3A//www.eventbrite.com/e/summer-2016-entrepreneur-series-tickets-26365377554%3Fref%3Desfb) and Twitter (http://twitter.com/home?status=https%3A//www.eventbrite.com/e/summer-2016-entrepreneur-series-tickets-26365377554%3Fref%3Destw) We hope you can make it! All the Best in Your Entrpreneurial Venture! New Haven Free Public Library

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