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The Southeastern Connecticut SCORE Small Business Meet Up is dedicated to helping small business owners and entrepreneurs start a business or take their existing business to the next level. At this meet up, we will have presentations at every session on topics that will help you grow your existing business or understand how to start a business. There will also be time for networking before and after the presentation. SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentorship.

Upcoming events (5+)

Free Workshop - “How to Start and Run a Successful Non-Profit Organization"

If you are thinking about starting or are now running a non-profit organization, understanding how to effectively manage your organization is key to long-term success. SCORE counselor Bob Potter will guide you through important areas such as what defines a non-profit, recruiting volunteers, fundraising, managing your Board & Staff, fine-tuning your strategic plan, securing sponsorships, planning events, and more. RESERVE YOUR SPOT by REGISTERING ONLINE at https://sect.score.org/content/take-workshop-141.

SCORE Free Workshop: "Cost, Price and Profit"

East Lyme Public Library

Cost and price are independent, yet together they determine your business success and profit. Pricing to be competitive and being profitable are not mutually exclusive. This workshop with Eric Munro explores how to develop costs and prices, separately, and avoid common pitfalls such as underestimating real costs, mixing your pricing message and trying to be the lowest price provider. PLEASE REGISTER ONLINE at https://sect.score.org/content/take-workshop-141.

SCORE Free Workshop - Effective Financial Planning

Groton Public Library

Financial planning is an integral part of business planning for both startups and established businesses. It helps you determine your funding requirements and the best way to meet them. The plan is the foundation for monitoring and controlling your business’ performance. And it’s an essential communication tool for stakeholders. This workshop addresses the major parts of a financial plan, how to use it, tools and resources for getting started, and more. PLEASE REGISTER ONLINE at https://sect.score.org/content/take-workshop-141.

SCORE Free Workshop: "Search Engine Marketing & Optimization"

Westbrook Public Library

You have a website, but how can people find you? What exactly is SEO and how can it help you cost-effectively promote your business? This workshop covers the basics of Search Engine Optimization so your customers can target themselves when looking for your products/services. We will discuss best practices for good SEO for your website, as well as tips on how you can stand out amongst the crowd online. REGISTER ONLINE TODAY at https://sect.score.org/content/take-workshop-141.

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