Local Workshops Overview
Is Starting a Business Right for You? Jump-start your business idea with the SCORE SmartSTART Series Workshops. The SmartSTART Series provides six three-hour workshops with action steps:
 Initial workshop: "Start-Up Basics" (Registration $15).
This workshop is held every two weeks. It is designed to encourage subsequent face-to-face mentoring of your business issues, and is a prerequisite to the Advance Series below.
The "Advanced Planning Series" -- 5 weekly workshops: (Registration $125, plus $50 if an additional guest will be involved in the same business. Includes all 5 sessions).
Full details of each SmartSTART session (and also a scholarship option).
 Business Concepts
 Market Research
 Marketing Strategy & Sales
 Financial Projections/Analysis
 Financial Review /Funding Sources & Next Steps