SCORE New Haven PRE-BUSINESS WORKSHOPS
GATEWAY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
20 Church Street, Room South 105, New Haven, CT 06510
Offered the second Wednesday of each month, the Pre-Business Workshop covers the range of topics you must consider before starting your small business. Held in the Small Business Center, Room S105 from 8:30 am-12:30pm. No pre-registration is necessary and workshops are free of charge. On-site registration begins at 8:15 a.m. Free parking is available in the Temple Street Garage-bring ticket for validation by our security force.
Topics Covered at every Pre-Business Workshop
Business Planning ~ CT Tax Regulations ~ Insurance
Legal Considerations ~ Financing ~ Marketing ~ Bookkeeping ~ Websites
September 11, 2013 Milford Bank
October 9, 2013 Webster Bank
November 13, 2013 Peoples Bank
December 11, 2013 Start Bank
January 8, 2014 SBA
February 12, 2014 Quinnipiac Bank
March 12, 2014 CTCIC
April 9, 2014 First Niagara
May 14, 2014 TD Bank
June 11, 2014 Quinnipiac Bank
July 9, 2014 Start Bank
NO WORKSHOP IN AUGUST
Please call 203-865-7645 to pre-register and ensure space at these workshops.
SCORE New Haven EVENING SMALL BUSINESS SEMINARS
Gateway Community College, 20 Church Street, New Haven, CT
Small Business Center, S105 from 7:00-8:30 PM
Our Small Business Evening Seminars are intended to cover topical subjects of interest. Pre-registration is not necessary. On-site registration begins at 6:45 p.m. on the evening of the scheduled seminar. Seminars are free of charge but seating is limited. Free parking is available in the Temple Street Garage--bring ticket for validation.
September 18, 2013: Is franchising for you? Learn about the advantages and disadvantages of franchising from the experts.
October 16, 2013: Bootstrapping - How to Start a Business with Little or No Cash. Contemporary strategies for seeking and obtaining start-up funding.
November 20, 2013: Sales Success for Your Business. If you don’t like selling, this seminar is a must!
December 18, 2013: Purchasing Power and Tips for the Professional Buyer. Seminar explores critical aspects of general purchasing execution in a small business and provides guidance to Buyers when making important buying decisions.
January 15, 2014: Financial Projections and Building a Performance Metrics Dashboard. Hands-on experience in developing concrete data points to assess business performance. Postponed indefinitely.
February 19, 2014: Social Media Marketing for Growing a Business. Learn how to get the most out of using social media techniques to grow your business.
March 19, 2014: Success Over Survival: Succession Planning for Your Business. Developing exits strategies from “day one.”
April 16, 2014: Financial Planning and Management Tools for Your Business. Overview of bookkeeping software and managing performance indicators.
May 21, 2014: Business Valuation and Selling Your Business. A Panel of Experts.
Please call 203-865-7645 to pre-register and ensure space at these evening workshops.
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