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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May 30, 2015
11:00am - 5:00pm EDT
New York, NY
How to Use Marketing to Grow Your Business
So you’ve got a great product or service.  Now how do you turn it into something customers will want to buy? Having an effective marketing strategy means understanding your customers,...
Jun 2, 2015
5:00pm - 7:30pm EDT
New York, NY
Creative Marketing on a Shoestring Budget
Don’t have much money to promote your small business? For a small business, expensive traditional marketing is out of the question, so you need to market your business in a more creative...
Jun 4, 2015
9:30am - 2:00pm EDT
Bronx, NY
Free Workshop -- Small Business Risk Management: How to Stay Afloat When Problems Arise
If you're a small-business owner, you're by definition a risk-taker. The danger, however, of being comfortable with taking leaps of faith is that you can sometimes overlook smart and simple ways...
Jun 9, 2015
10:00am - 1:30pm EDT
New York, NY
Digital Marketing: Internet Promotional Advertising
This workshop will cover advertising on the internet including: Google Ads, Google Adsense, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube and other things a small business owner needs to know about promoting their...
Jun 11, 2015
1:00pm - 4:30pm EDT
New York, NY
QuickBooks for Windows Hands-On Workshop
Running a successful business requires the careful recording of income and expenses. But most small business owners don't have formal accounting training. Enter QuickBooks, the...
Jun 17, 2015
9:00am - 11:30am 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 Summer/Fall 2015 Roundtable segment now for six...
Jun 23, 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 harms way. 
It will also give you a roadmap...
Jun 24, 2015
1:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
New York, NY
Tax Planning for Your Small Business
You don't want to pay more taxes than necessary nor pay less than required. This class will cover ways to maximize your business deductions, where, when and how to file, planning tips to...
Jun 26, 2015
11:00am - 3:00pm EDT
New York, NY
Lean Startup
The very traits common among successful startup founders—a bias towards action, dogged determination, single-mindedness, and boatloads of self-confidence—are often the same characteristics that can...
Jul 7, 2015
10:00am - 2:00pm EDT
Brooklyn, NY
Selling 101: Sales Process Essentials
Selling is a learned skill. Learn how to close the sale!  Are you afraid of selling? Don't be!  Selling is a skill that is learned, not inherent. One can learn how to be...