Workshops

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Client Education:

Entrepreneurs benefit from a variety of regularly scheduled, low cost educational workshops. These provide valuable information and techniques for establishing and managing a successful business or a non-profit organization.

These workshops are offered geographically throughout the Piedmont Chapter which serves the Upstate of South Carolina. Both SCORE Mentors and representatives from the local business community, as well as our partners (eg; SBDC, technical colleges) conduct these workshops.

Basic Small Business Start-Up:

- Audience: Anyone considering starting a business and needs to know the basic steps. (Approximately two to three hours.)

- Overview: Includes basic start-up elements; legal, business planning, financial, marketing and other considerations.

Comprehensive Small Business Start-Up:

- Audience: Anyone very serious about starting or has just started a business. (Approximately six hours.)

- Overview: This workshop will provide more in-depth information on the following topics:

- Developing Business Plans - Legal Considerations - Financing the Business

- Accounting Requirements - Marketing Your Business - Your Digital Strategy

Local experts, such as a lawyer, CFO, accountant, business executive, web designer, etc., will present these topics in a concise yet easy to understand manner. In addition, SCORE Mentors will be present to facilitate and assist.

Focused Small Business Start-Up:

- Audience: Anyone very serious about starting or has started a business. (Approximately two to three hours.)

- Overview: In-depth training on finance, social media, business planning, taxation and other relevant topics. In addition, workshops on "Growing Your Business" are offered.

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GREENVILLE WORKSHOPS

(864) 271-3638

  • Understanding Financial Statements
    Date: Mar 31, 2015
    Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (Tue) 
    Location: NEXT Innovation Center - 411 University Ridge venue info & directions
    Cost: $29.00 Bring a calculator, you will analyze financial statements.

     

  • Human Resources 101
    Date: Apr 17, 2015
    Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (Fri) 
    Location: Greenville at ONE Building
    Cost: $20.00

     

  • Basic Small Business Start-Up * * Workshop Full * *
    Date: Apr 20, 2015
    Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (Mon) 
    Location: NEXT Innovation Center - 411 University Ridge venue info & directions
    Cost: No charge - free

     

  • Small Business Tax Workshop
    Date: Apr 23, 2015
    Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM (Thu) 
    Location: Greenville at ONE Building
    Cost: $10.00

     

  • Marketing 101: Focused Web Marketing (Two part session - Part 2 on May 15 @ same time/location)
    Date: May 8, 2015
    Time: 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (Fri) 
    Location: Greenville at ONE Building
    Cost: $20.00 (Note: Price is for both Part 1 and Part 2.)

     

  • Comprehensive Small Business Start-Up
    Date: Jun 13, 2015
    Time: 9:30 AM to 4:00 AM (Sat) 
    Location: Greenville County Library, Hughes Main Branch
    Cost: $69.00 (or $25.00 for students) Includes lunch and workshop materials. Only $25 for additional persons from the same company - select Student Price when paying with PayPal.

     


 

TRI-COUNTY UPSTATE WORKSHOPS

(864) 646-1700

  • Steps to Starting a Business
    Date: Apr 16, 2015
    Time: 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (Thu) 
    Location: Tri-County Technical College - Pendleton Campus
    Cost: No charge, free

     


 

GREENWOOD WORKSHOPS

(864) 941-8400

  • Using Social Media to Market Your Business
    Date: Apr 2, 2015
    Time: 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (Thu) 
    Location: Piedmont Technical College - Greenwood Campus
    Cost: $25.00 Greenwood Chamber members only $20.00

     

  • Basic Small Business Start-Up
    Date: Apr 23, 2015
    Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (Thu) 
    Location: Laurens County Chamber of Commerce
    Cost: No charge - free

     

  • Sales Strategies to Grow Your Revenue
    Date: May 7, 2015
    Time: 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM (Thu) 
    Location: Piedmont Technical College - Greenwood Campus
    Cost: $25.00 Greenwood Chamber members only $20.00

     

  • Basic Small Business Start-Up
    Date: May 14, 2015
    Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (Thu) 
    Location: Piedmont Technical College - Greenwood Campus
    Cost: No charge - free