Local Workshops

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Learn, share, and connect with fellow entrepreneurs and mentors in SCORE workshops!

Click the calendar  to view our schedule and register for local workshops and events.

Start-Up Essentials Series: Learn the steps to successfully start your own business.

Click here to see a list of all workshops conducted by San Diego SCORE.

Testimonials:

"I really enjoyed the detailed information and how quickly I was able to obtain it. I received more information than I had hoped for and feel more prepared with what I learned today."
- Robert J. 6/5/15

"Clear information and given by those with amazing experience. Gave a great idea of what is involved in the creation of a new business."
- Anonymous 6/5/15

"Thank you so much! Mr. Pope is a GREAT presenter and it’s especially appreciated that he frequently allows for questions and clarifications. What a wealth of knowledge he is! Thank you for this valuable information/workshop."
- Robert T. 5/28/15

"Absolutely excellent - the speaker, slideshow presentation, print material and content of the material."
- Anne S. 5/13/15

"Beyond excellent. Inspires me to learn more as well as use the knowledge of others to speed growth."
- Gary T.

"Great info! Really helped demystify the topic of financial planning. Love the spreadsheet."
- Anonymous 6/2/15

"Super class. Nothing for me to improve. It was exactly what I needed, delivered in a clear and concise format to fit my busy schedule."
- Darrin F.

"This workshop was so beneficial. Presented in a format and simple English I was able to relate to."
- Karen F.

"Absolutely relevant, useful, beneficial, complete and well rounded. Great foundational place to start. Presenter is very personable, clear, concise, flexible, and knowledgeable. Thank you so much!"
- Adina E.

Downtown Parking:  Parking is quite expensive in the nearby parking facilities. You can use the metered spaces on the street for $1.25 per hour. The Orange and Blue line trollies stop at the America Plaza, next to our building. The Coaster and the Green line trolley stop at the Santa Fe Depot, one block west.

Chapter Events

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Aug 4, 2015
9:00am - 12:00pm PDT
San Diego, CA
E-Mail Marketing Strategy
Join us for this two-part email marketing workshop that will help you build the relationships that are the key to your business success with easy, inexpensive and highly effective email marketing...
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Aug 5, 2015
9:00am - 12:00pm PDT
San Diego, CA
Financing Your Business
Almost all businesses require an infusion of money at some time to start, maintain, or grow. This workshop describes various funding sources and specific criteria used to evaluate funding...
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Aug 5, 2015
9:00am - 11:30am PDT
San Diego, CA
How to Start a Non-Profit Corporation
This workshop will give you an understanding of how to start and organize a non-profit corporation, and the responsibilities for operating it. What you need to know before starting a non-...
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Aug 6, 2015
9:00am - 12:00pm PDT
San Diego, CA
QuickBooks Advanced
Special advanced workshop on the most popular bookkeeping software ever! Take your record keeping to the next level with advanced applications for maximizing the advantages of QuickBooks. Learn...
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Aug 7, 2015
9:00am - 12:00pm PDT
San Diego, CA
Importing, Sourcing & Payments
Perhaps you have an idea for a product to Import because: It’s unique, scarce, or just not available here? You may know a supplier? You can buy it cheaper offshore?  SCORE...
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Aug 10, 2015
9:00am - 12:00pm PDT
San Diego, CA
Business Basics
Are you thinking about starting your own business? Have you already started a new business and need a little "tune-up"? If so, this workshop is just right for you. This comprehensive but easy-to-...
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Aug 11, 2015
1:00pm - 4:00pm PDT
San Diego, CA
Local Display Advertising: How it Works and What it Can Do For You
Here are a number of benefits small business may get from attend this free workshop! Detailed overview of digital advertising as a compliment to or replacement for traditional advertising...
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Aug 12, 2015
1:00pm - 4:00pm PDT
San Diego, CA
Costing, Pricing and Break-Even Analysis
All businesses face the same critically important challenge: How to price products or services and make a profit. Before establishing prices you should understand your marketing goals, the factors...
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Aug 14, 2015
1:00pm - 4:00pm PDT
San Diego, CA
Successful Sales Strategies
This program focuses on direct sales and will help you feel more comfortable and competent when meeting with prospective customers. You will learn how to identify prospects and the key to getting...
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Aug 17, 2015
9:00am - 12:00pm PDT
San Diego, CA
Business Plan A: You, the Market and the Competition
The first workshop in the series will get you started by exploring several important questions about you, your business, your target market, and your competitive advantage. You will be asked:...
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