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SCORE announces their new entrepreneurial 3-part series “Plan, Start, Market Your Business”

In-person workshops presented by SCORE are popular because they offer:

  • Professional Location (no distractions)
  • Face to face interaction with the presenter
  • Face to face interaction with like minded business professionals
  • Deep dive into content (1.5 – 2 hour sessions

Attendees that complete all 3 workshops will receive a SCORE certificate of completion

Dennis Wright. Courtesy photo.
Dennis Wright. Courtesy photo.

Want To Start a Business?
By Dennis Wright
Wednesday July 13th / 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Check-in at 5:30pm

Do you have an idea for a business, or a hobby that you’d like to turn into a business? Perhaps you have a home-based business that you’d like to expand, or an existing business that could be doing better. If that’s the case, you should attend this FREE workshop.

Dennis Wright, SCORE Mentor presents this workshop. His 43-year business career included sales, procurement and management roles, and since 2009 he has put that considerable experience to work as a SCORE volunteer helping more than 300 would be and existing business owners with various challenges and opportunities.

Register for this workshop here.

Mike Edwards. Courtesy photo.
Mike Edwards. Courtesy photo.

Simplify Your Business Plan
By Mike Edwards
Wednesday July 20th / 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Check-in at 5:30pm
Business Model Canvas; Simplify Your Business Plan
The Business Model Canvas (BMC) is a tool to identify all aspects of your start-up business. Lenders are starting to accept the BMC rather than a full Business Plan. This approach will help you to identify all aspects of your start-up and ensure its success.

Mike Edwards is a SCORE Mentor and uses the Business Model Canvas to guide clients in refining their business idea. His background is in Manufacturing, Sales and Marketing

Register for this workshop here.

Carl Woodard. Courtesy photo.
Carl Woodard. Courtesy photo.

Marketing and Promotion, Find Your Niche
By Carl Woodard
Thursday July 27th / 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Check-in at 5:30PM
Marketing and Promotion, Finding Your Niche

Learn how to identify and attract customers to your product or service by finding their real wants and needs. Learn how to get your message to those target customers. Determine why they should want to buy from you and how to make them keep coming back.

Carl Woodard, SCORE Mentor presents this workshop. During his extensive career, Carl marketed, managed and sold many of the country’s largest food brands, such as those of Hunt Foods: Hunt’s Tomato Sauce, Swiss Miss Cocoa, Wesson Oil, Orville Redenbacher’s Gourmet Popping Corn, etc. In this workshop, Carl will help you determine who your primary target customers are and how to plan your marketing approach to attract them. Sign up and reserve your space today!

Register for this workshop here.

All three workshops will take place at OC Workforce Solutions, 7707 Orangewood Ave, Suite 200, Garden Grove, CA 92841.

This article was released by SCORE Orange County.

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