• SCORE Chapter 86

    SCORE Chapter 86

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    Business Services

    About Us

    SCORE is a national service organization that supports small businesses nationwide. SCORE has a network of over 11,000 volunteers operating in 340+ local chapters around the country. The organization is supported by the US Small Business Administration (SBA).

    Locally in Jacksonville, our counselors' skills include: accounting, consulting, distribution, financial planning, franchising, human resources, marketing, operations, publishing, retail sales, strategic planning, sales, consumer products, Internet, technology, and nonprofit management, and doing business with the government.

    We provide support to business owners in several ways, including FREE confidential mentoring for startups and existing businesses, Workshops to help entrepreneurs start and run a successful business, advice on how to get a business loan, and assistance with putting together a successful business plan.

    Highlights

    • Face-to-Face Mentoring: These are confidential one-on-one sessions with a SCORE counselor
    • Email Mentoring: Need a quick answer to a specific question? Then please try email counseling.
    • Business Coaching: For existing business owners, a tailored program to meet your specific needs.
    • Workshops: We offer a four week workshop series which is directed toward aspiring and emerging business owners.
    • Local Resources: SCORE Jacksonville recommends the following resources to help you

    Events

    Franchises - An Easier Way to Owning a Business
    • Owning a franchise is one way to become an entrepreneur. A franchisor provides the planning, brand name and promotional support the franchisee needs to get star
    • Wednesday Sep 28, 2022
    Learn the Basics of Google Ads
    Internet Marketing Series 5 of 5 - Email Marketing for 2022
    How Data Analytics Can Help Your Business
    • This free workshop will cover the basics of data analytics for those who do not specialize in this field, but want a baseline understanding of the industry, com
    • Thursday Sep 29, 2022
    Achieve Your Business Dream Series 1 of 4 - Business Foundations
    • Perfect for aspiring and emerging business owners. This 4-part series is taught by a team of experienced entrepreneurs and business professionals.
    • Tuesday Oct 4, 2022
    SWOT Your Business
    • A SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats) analysis is fundamental in identifying the critical factors of your business.
    • Tuesday Oct 4, 2022
    Starting Your New Business
    • This workshop is designed to guide you through the steps necessary for starting a business.
    • Wednesday Oct 5, 2022
    How to Segment Your List to Get Better Email Marketing Results
    • You may have heard that today’s consumers expect timely and relevant information from the businesses they choose to hear from.
    • Saturday Oct 8, 2022
    Achieve Your Business Dream Series 2 of 4 - Marketing Basics & Social Media
    • Perfect for aspiring and emerging business owners. This 4-part series is taught by a team of experienced entrepreneurs and business professionals.
    • Tuesday Oct 11, 2022
    Perfecciona tu discurso de ascensor
    • En los negocios, capturar el interés de un posible comprador, inversionista, proveedor o posible contratación debe hacerse rápidamente.
    • Tuesday Oct 11, 2022
    Get Started with QuickBooks (QB01)
    • This basic QuickBooks Online class will show you why tracking your finances is important to being successful in your business.
    • Wednesday Oct 12, 2022
    How to Start a Non-Profit
    • This workshop is for anyone looking to start a non-profit and is committed to providing a community service.
    • Thursday Oct 13, 2022
    Win Customers with Your Website
    • This webinar, presented by Co-Founder of Cardsetter, Jessica Baldwin, will show you the key elements your website needs to succeed.
    • Thursday Oct 13, 2022
    Sell Your Products Online with Google's eCommerce Tools this Holiday Season
    • In this presentation, you’ll learn some of the best ways to sell your products online using Google tools this holiday season.
    • Tuesday Oct 18, 2022
    Achieve Your Business Dream Series 3 of 4 Financial Basics and Market Analysis
    • Perfect for aspiring and emerging business owners. This 4-part series is taught by a team of experienced entrepreneurs and business professionals.
    • Tuesday Oct 18, 2022
    Marketing Your Business
    SCORE Jacksonville CEO FORUM Collaborating for Success
    • As many small business owners quickly discover, “it can be very lonely at the top”. That is about to change for those operating a business in Jacksonville with
    • Wednesday Oct 19, 2022
    Tax Boot Camp for Small Business Owners
    • This seminar is specifically developed for small business owners who have little to no experience or understanding of the role and impact of income taxes.
    • Wednesday Oct 19, 2022
    Introduction to Social Media
    • This Social Media “Boot Camp” provides a high-level understanding of how to begin marketing your business using social media.
    • Wednesday Oct 19, 2022
    Perfect Your Elevator Pitch
    • ?In business, capturing the interest of a prospective buyer, investor, supplier, or potential hire must be done quickly.
    • Thursday Oct 20, 2022
    Achieve Your Business Dream 4 - Business Plan, Financial Projections & Funding
    • Perfect for aspiring and emerging business owners. This 4-part series is taught by a team of experienced entrepreneurs and business professionals.
    • Tuesday Oct 25, 2022
    Email Marketing Best Practices
    • This event will help you avoid common mistakes and maximize your emails for powerful impact!
    • Tuesday Oct 25, 2022
    Building Your Business Plan
    • Designed for anyone who has done their business research, most of their marketing plan, and understands some basic accounting and finance.
    • Wednesday Oct 26, 2022
    Get Your Local Business On Google Search and Maps this Holiday Season
    • Learn about all the most recent updates Google has made to their free Business Profile tool.
    • Thursday Oct 27, 2022
    Start with Why
    • The foundation of any business is the reason why you have decided to sell a product or deliver a service.
    • Thursday Oct 27, 2022
    SCORE Jacksonville CEO FORUM Collaborating for Success
    • As many small business owners quickly discover, “it can be very lonely at the top”. That is about to change for those operating a business in Jacksonville with
    • Wednesday Nov 16, 2022