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For more than 50 years, SCORE has served as America’s premier nonprofit source of business mentoring and education, providing anyone who is looking to start or grow a small business, or just thinking about it -- the resources and advice to take next steps in their business lifecycles. SCORE DC sponsors workshops designed to provide the entrepreneur the nuts and bolts of starting or growing a business.

Upcoming events (5)

Small Business Essentials May Series - May 13, 14, 19, 20, 27

SCORE’s Small Business Essentials (SBE) Webinar Series was developed to prepare anyone who is considering starting a business to make the decisions and plans you need to successfully launch your business. All webinars are taught by experienced certified SCORE Mentors.

Register once to attend all five webinars in May: https://score.tfaforms.net/17?EventID=a105a000006v2UD

• Creating a Quick Business Plan (5/13/[masked]:30 pm)
• Setting Up a New Business Entity (5/14/[masked]:30 pm)
• Marketing Part 1: Developing Your Marketing Plan (5/19/[masked]:30 pm)
• Marketing Part 2: Promoting Your Business (5/20/[masked]:30 pm)
• Financial Basics for New Small Businesses (5/27/[masked]:00 pm)

All registrants will receive access to the recorded webinar following each of the live events. If you must miss a session, you can watch later.

Creating a Quick Business Plan

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You have a great business idea, but what is the next step? How do you turn your idea into a great product or service? In this webinar, we show you how to write your "Unique Value Statement" and use the "Lean Canvas" to capture key ideas, concepts and strategies. When you leave the webinar, you'll be able to draft your own one-page business plan.

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Setting Up a New Business Entity

Online event

Should I register my business? What legal structure is best for my business? What kind of business insurance do I need? If you're asking these questions, this webinar is for you. YYou’ll learn what you need to do to make sure your business is able to conduct its affairs legally, and how to take those critical first steps. All registrants will receive access to webinar materials in advance, and a link to the recorded webinar after the live event.

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Marketing Part 1: Developing Your Marketing Plan

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This webinar will help you build a roadmap you can use to identify your ideal clients and discover a value proposition that will set you above your competition. We’ll also explain how to conduct a competitor analysis. Plus, we will review different pricing strategies and show the impact of pricing on profits.

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Past events (65)

2021 Black Entrepreneurs Virtual Pitch Event

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