Local Workshops

Small Business Workshops in New York City

SCORE NYC offers affordable workshops in a wide range of small business topics. These workshops cover concepts, strategies, and practical actions for starting a new business and for growing an existing business. All sessions are led by SCORE NYC Mentors and by outside guest speakers, all subject matter experts in their specific topic. To assist you in choosing a workshop or series of workshops to meet your needs, we have grouped the complete lineup into 5 areas:

Starting and Growing Your Business
Marketing and Sales
Finance and Accounting
Leadership and Management
Industry/Sector Specific Workshops

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To assist you in choosing a workshop or series of workshops, please go to Workshops by Topic, Workshop Planning Guide, and Calendar View to learn more about what is covered in each workshop and when and where the workshop is scheduled.

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Mar 31, 2015
11:00am - 5:00pm EDT
Brooklyn, NY
Develop a Winning Marketing Action Plan
So you’ve got a great idea for a product or service.  
Now how do you turn it into something customers will want to buy? Having an effective marketing strategy...
Apr 9, 2015
9:30am - 1:00pm EDT
New York, NY
Funding Your Small Business
Did you know that no matter what else your company does, it's always in the cash business? For start-ups (or those already in business), this workshop will help you understand and...
Apr 14, 2015
10:15am - 1:30pm EDT
New York, NY
Questions You Need to Answer Before Starting a Business
This workshop will focus on those questions you must answer before investing $1 in a new business.  To do otherwise could put you in harm's way. 
It will also give you a...
Apr 15, 2015
9:00pm - 11:30pm EDT
New York, NY
Business Owners Roundtable
Leadership Can Be Lonely. Ever Wish You Had a Peer Group to Exchange Ideas With? Welcome to the 2015 Business Owners Roundtable.  Join our ongoing Roundtable now for six consecutive...
Apr 17, 2015
10:00am - 1:30pm EDT
Bronx, NY
How to Start a Nonprofit Business: A Practical Guide
Interested in starting a nonprofit?  This interactive workshop will take you step by step through the process of starting and running a successful nonprofit. Governor Cuomo has changed the...
Apr 21, 2015
5:00pm - 7:30pm EDT
New York, NY
The Most Effective Use of Social Media: Demystifying Facebook Promotions
Join us to learn how to harness the true power of Facebook to reach your target audience, build brand awareness and generate real business over time. In this session we will review: General...
Apr 23, 2015
1:00pm - 4:30pm EDT
New York, NY
QuickBooks for Windows Introduction
A good understanding of profit, loss, cost and expenses is essential to the success of any business. QuickBooks is the most popular accounting software for small businesses.
You can start...
Apr 28, 2015
10:00am - 2:00pm EDT
New York, NY
Importing: International Trade Basics
A Must for Anyone Looking to Import International trade offers excellent opportunities for both start-ups and existing businesses.   This workshop, taught by accomplished and...
Apr 29, 2015
1:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
New York, NY
Managing Employees Under Current Laws
What small business owners should know about employment laws. Legal experts will present federal and state employment, taxation and immigration laws. Instructors in conjunction with the New...
May 1, 2015
12:30pm - 4:30pm EDT
New York, NY
Create the Business Plan That's Right for You
A business plan is a living, breathing blueprint for your business that will help you guide and manage your company. This workshop is a must for potential business owners. In this interactive...