SCORE's mentors, comprised of active and retired business men and women, provide clients with free and confidential business counseling. Counseling can be conducted at the client's place of business, at our chapter headquarters, by telephone or via email
The Affordable Care Act for Individuals and Small Businesses
Tired of the confusion? These workshops will feature experts to give you real-world answers to your questions, including an overview of the plans available in West Virginia, where to get help, and what you’ll need to get started. Click CITY to register.
December 5, 2013 Huntington
5:45 pm to 7 pm, featuring Kevin Heath of Main Street Insurance and Robin Lester of Maximus.
December 10, 2013 Weston
Noon to 1 pm, featuring Linda Vance, ACA Navigator and Chris Heater, GJ Garton Insurance.
The Affordable Care Act & Small Businesses webinar
December 5, 2013 ONLINE
2:00 to 2:45 pm Featuring Michael Rasz, The Cornerstone Group, Wheeling, WV. Click ONLINE to register.
There are now tremendous exporting opportunities for Appalachian hardwoods. Grow your sales internationally with information on targeting overseas markets, state resources to assist you and export financing options. Click on title to register.
10 am to Noon, WV Wood Technology Center, 10 Eleventh Street, Elkins, WV
Prepare Your Emergency Preparedness Plan December 11
At the workshop you will complete an "Emergency Preparedness Plan” for your business. This plan will be utilized by your business if an emergency situation would occur, whether natural disaster, government shutdown, financial crisis, etc. Included in each plan will be the information relevant for that business. Free. Registration required. Click on title to register. Lunch provided.
Noon to 3 pm, Charleston Area Alliance, 1116 Smith Street, Charleston, WV
Over 50 and ready to start your second career-- as a small business owner? Join experts from SBA as they update you on the latest and greatest resources. Click on title to register.
10 am to 11 am, Lewis County Senior Center, 171 W. 2nd Street, Weston, WV
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Government Contracting 101
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Tips & Tricks to Growing Your Business Facebook Page
Selecting the Right Media for Your Ads
How to Market Like a Pro
Guerilla Marketing-How to Get Something for Nothing
Providing Outstanding Customer Service
Increase Sales by Effectively Targeting YOUR Market
Tips for Hiring the Right Employee for the Job
Communicating in a Multi-Generational Workplace
Employment Policies You Need to Review Now
Strategies for Union Avoidance
Dealing with Bullying and Other Workplace Harassment
With access to a wide variety of documents, templates and tools to assist you in starting or growing your business, the information provided here covers a wide range of subjects including initial business planning, capital sources, government agencies, and much more.