/Events

Aug
12
Wed
How to Build the Entrepreneur’s Financial Model – Business Growth Series @ Zoom virtual webinar
Aug 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

How to Build the Entrepreneur’s Financial Model – Business Growth Series 

 

In this workshop, we will discuss how to structure the budget and how it goes beyond the numbers. Developing a financial model and/or budget can be overwhelming, but understanding what you’re truly trying to accomplish with make this exercise a much simpler and enjoyable effort.

Attendees can expect to learn:

An understanding of how to put all of the financial information together to understand what costs/expenses drive your business and which have the greatest effect on your Revenue and Net Income.

For Registration: https://charlotte.score.org/event/how-build-entrepreneurs-financial-model-bus-growth-series-aug-12

 

Aug
13
Thu
Is starting a business right for you? Score virtual workshop @ Zoom virtual meeting
Aug 13 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Is Starting a Business Right for You?

Session 1: Start-Up Basics – FREE SCORE Charlotte Workshop
This introductory workshop focuses on the Business Start-Up Basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. The Business Start-Up Basics Workshop provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

In this session, you learn about the advantages and disadvantages of owning a business, the most profitable form for your business, and the fundamentals of formation, organization, marketing, cash flow and funding sources.
Presented by SCORE Charlotte Certified Mentors at no cost to you.

TO REGISTER, GO TO https://charlotte.score.org/content/take-workshop-249

Aug
19
Wed
Is starting a business right for you? Score virtual workshop @ Zoom virtual meeting
Aug 19 @ 12:45 pm – 3:45 pm

Is Starting a Business Right for You?

Session 1: Start-Up Basics – FREE SCORE Charlotte Workshop
This introductory workshop focuses on the Business Start-Up Basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. The Business Start-Up Basics Workshop provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

In this session, you learn about the advantages and disadvantages of owning a business, the most profitable form for your business, and the fundamentals of formation, organization, marketing, cash flow and funding sources.
Presented by SCORE Charlotte Certified Mentors at no cost to you.

TO REGISTER, GO TO https://charlotte.score.org/content/take-workshop-249

Aug
25
Tue
Working Capital – Performance Enhancement Opportunity @ Zoom virtual webinar
Aug 25 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Working Capital – Performance Enhancement Opportunity Workshop

In a start-up or small business environment cash is king. Working capital is incredibly important since it’s needed to keep a business operating smoothly. This workshop will help you not only understand what working capital is but also how to leverage the concept of growth. You will walk away with an understanding of how to measure working capital, as well as what influences and drives each of the critical components so you can make better business decisions for growth. Understanding working capital helps you manage cash and cash flow. These are requirements of being a successful business owner and/or leader.

Who should attend?
– Entrepreneurs
– Small business owners
– Leaders in services companies
– Students looking to learn more about business

Attendees can expect to learn:
An understanding of the concept of Working Capital, what is needed to manage it, the concept of cash flow. and how to make informed decisions about the money used to cover all of a company’s short-term expenses, purchase inventory, pay short-term debt, and cover day-to-day operating expenses. This helps you understand what working capital you have available now and in the short term to help you make important business growth decisions.

Guest Speaker:
Fabyan Saxe is a SCORE Certified Mentor at SCORE Charlotte.
Fabyan has 15 years in start-up and small business Leadership and General Management. Prior to that, he had a successful 25-year career in a Fortune 500 company including leadership in Supply Chain Management, e- Commerce, and Information Technology. He has a B. S. Chemical Engineering from Clarkson University and has been a SCORE, Certified Mentor since 2019.

Register: https://charlotte.score.org/event/working-capital-performance-enhancement-oppty-bus-growth-series-aug-25

Sep
12
Sat
Is starting a business right for you? Score virtual workshop @ Zoom virtual meeting
Sep 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Is Starting a Business Right for You?

Session 1: Start-Up Basics – FREE SCORE Charlotte Workshop
This introductory workshop focuses on the Business Start-Up Basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. The Business Start-Up Basics Workshop provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

In this session, you learn about the advantages and disadvantages of owning a business, the most profitable form for your business, and the fundamentals of formation, organization, marketing, cash flow and funding sources.
Presented by SCORE Charlotte Certified Mentors at no cost to you.

TO REGISTER, GO TO https://charlotte.score.org/content/take-workshop-249

Sep
15
Tue
Is Starting a Business Right For You? SCORE Workshop Series #2–#5 (Fee: $150 for Workshop Series) @ Virtual webinar via Zoom
Sep 15 @ 12:45 pm – 3:45 pm

Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop Series #2 — #5

(Fee: $150 for Workshop Series)

Join us for four three-hour sessions that help you understand these basics:

  • The concepts involved with assessing a business idea,
  • Marketing your product or service,
  • Understanding business financials and how they work, and
  • How to fund and finance your business.

Is Starting a Business Right for You?

Business Start-Up Series – 4 Sessions

Session 2: Business Concept (September 15, 2020)

The first workshop focuses on your business concept and step-by-step guidance in researching your idea, your market, and your competition. At the end of the Business Concept Workshop, you are able to identify your target markets, describe your products and services, and collect key competitive information to support your feasibility plan.

Session 3: Marketing Plan (September 22,  2020)

The second workshop provides you with an introduction to marketing communication methods and tools to maximize your customer reach. The discussion in the Marketing Plan Workshop covers pricing strategies, positioning, the difference between features and benefits, and different marketing strategies. At the end of this session, you will know how to outline your marketing strategy, test your marketing message, choose the right sales channel, and exercise your marketing strategy.

Session 4: Financial Projections (September 29, 2020)

The third workshop uses exercises to help you better understand financial concepts. This session reviews sales and prices, financial risks and rewards, true start-up costs, ongoing operating expenses, setting benchmarks for tracking progress and the organization of all your financial information. Using a hands-on approach, you learn how to use our financial model to forecast sales revenue and build solid pro-forma financial forecasts.

Session 5: Funding Sources and Next Steps (October 6, 2020)

The final workshop offers information on how to finance your small business. In this session, discussions include sources of funds, accounting the six C’s of credit, banking relations, ratio analysis, and monthly preparation and review of financial statements. A bank loan officer will give an inside view of how a banker assesses the merit of business plans and loan application. At the end of the series, you have all the tools necessary to decide whether or not to launch your small business.

Attend all four sessions for $150.00 (A second person from the same company is an additional $50.00)

Register: The Business Start-Up Workshop Series is presented by SCORE Certified Mentors. Free one-on-one counseling is part of the workshop process.

 

Sep
16
Wed
Is starting a business right for you? Score virtual workshop @ Zoom virtual meeting
Sep 16 @ 12:45 pm – 2:45 pm

Is Starting a Business Right for You?

Session 1: Start-Up Basics – FREE SCORE Charlotte Workshop
This introductory workshop focuses on the Business Start-Up Basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. The Business Start-Up Basics Workshop provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

In this session, you learn about the advantages and disadvantages of owning a business, the most profitable form for your business, and the fundamentals of formation, organization, marketing, cash flow and funding sources.
Presented by SCORE Charlotte Certified Mentors at no cost to you.

TO REGISTER, GO TO https://charlotte.score.org/content/take-workshop-249

Sep
30
Wed
Is starting a business right for you? Score virtual workshop @ Zoom virtual meeting
Sep 30 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Is Starting a Business Right for You?

Session 1: Start-Up Basics – FREE SCORE Charlotte Workshop
This introductory workshop focuses on the Business Start-Up Basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. The Business Start-Up Basics Workshop provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

In this session, you learn about the advantages and disadvantages of owning a business, the most profitable form for your business, and the fundamentals of formation, organization, marketing, cash flow and funding sources.
Presented by SCORE Charlotte Certified Mentors at no cost to you.

TO REGISTER, GO TO https://charlotte.score.org/content/take-workshop-249

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