SCORE Spokane volunteers are real-world professionals with time- tested knowledge who donate thousands of hours to help small businesses like yours succeed. Counselors are experts in such areas as accounting, finance, marketing, technology, management and business plan preparation.
Services offered by SCORE include:
Spokane SCORE Workshop Series
How to Start a New Business
How to Write a Business Plan
Small Business Marketing and Sales
QuickBooks Financial Management
Workshop Cost: $40 pre-registered, $50 at the door,
$15 for an additional person from the same company.
Save $35 -- only $125 pre-paid for the four workshop series.
LOCATION: SBA Training Room
801 W Riverside, Suite 444
Spokane, WA 99201
To sign up, visit scorespokane.org/workshops.php
SCORE Small Business Resource Guide for Businesses in Spokane, North Idaho, Eastern and Central Washington. In addition to local, regional and national contacts, the guide includes a starting a business checklist, helpful articles, business planning and legal information, resources, and how and where to go to get a business loan and what your need to have. Check it out! (This is 54 pages/3 meg - please allow time to download)
Your local SBA - Serving Washington AND North Idaho - Locations, area Resource and Lending Partners. The SBA office has recently downsized, and may not always be open during regular business hours. It is a good idea to call before you go downtown. Most information is now available online.
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A Free Workshop Coming to Spokane on Thursday, June 4, 2015
Time: 9 am - 12 noon
Location: 801 W Riverside Ave, Suite 444
Spokane, WA 99201
Key concepts that we will cover:
- BONUS -
"What can I say?" - Tips about creating content for your email
"Push" strategies to "pull" more vistis to your website
Why business use of social media is exploding - and why you should be using it in your business!
SEO - it's not about Keywords anymore - the new rules
How to guarantee that your business will move DOWN in Google's ranking - and the easy fix!
An overview of the five most popular networks: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, and Pinterest
Discover which of these networks may be best for your business, and why
Facebook's big change to business pages
Why many (most?) of your FB "Likes" may never see your posts
Why your email list can be a gold mine, and really awesome sign-up tools to build it
Why your social media campaign & Constant Contact email marketing make a great team
Intended Audience: This workshop is most suitable for the beginner-to-comfortable small business marketer who wants to learn about the positive impact of social media marketing campaigns and others who might be looking for new ideas or a quick refresher.
Rick Hogan | Presenter
Rick is a social media marketing coach, seminar facilitator, conference speaker, retired marketing professor and an Authorized Local Expert with Constant Contact. He teaches his clients how to prepare social media marketing strategies to maximize customer engagement and online effectiveness.
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Step-by-step consideration of legal, tax, insurance, accounting, business planning and funding topics which need to be addressed to successfully start a business. Are you really ready?
Repeats June through November on the 1st Wednesday of the month.
Cost: $40 per person with advance registration; $50 at the door.
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Registration: 8:00 am
Class: 8:30am -12:30pm
Location: 801 W Riverside, Suite 444
SAVE $35 - Pre-Register for 4 of the Workshops for Only $125!
Wednesday, June 3, 2015