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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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
Employment Law Essentials for Growing Businesses in New York City Avoiding Legal Pitfalls So You Can Grow Your Business     •    Common Mistakes in Hiring,...
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...
May 2, 2015
10:00am - 4:00pm EDT
New York, NY
Establish and Build Your Retail/Wholesale Business
Keys to Success in Retailing and Wholesaling With a
Comprehensive Overview of E-Commerce for Your Business Running a successful retail or wholesale business requires a clear customer...
May 6, 2015
9:00am - 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...
May 8, 2015
10:00am - 1:30pm EDT
Bronx, NY
QuickBooks for Windows Demonstration
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...
May 15, 2015
11:00am - 3:00pm EDT
New York, NY
The Basics of Intellectual Property: Trademarks, Copyrights, and Patents
Intellectual Property (IP) is one of the most important and valuable assets of any business. Startups who invest time and resources early to understand their IP opportunities and risks achieve...
May 19, 2015
5:00pm - 7:30pm EDT
New York, NY
The Most Effective Use of Social Media: Engage Your Customers
Each social network caters to a specific audience, for a purpose. Learn the benefits and drawbacks of each social network and how to choose the best web and social media strategy for your...
May 26, 2015
1:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
New York, NY
Accounting and Finance Basics for Entrepreneurs
How well do you understand the income and expenses of your business? It’s not possible to operate your business without the ability to account for dollars received and dollars spent....
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,...