SCORE Workshop: “Understanding Financial Statements—Gaining Insights to Manage Your Business.”
To succeed in business, you need to know how financial statements work, how to interpret them, and how to use them to make better decisions. In this session, you’ll learn the purpose of a balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows, and how to translate financial data into action. Tue., Sept 24, 2019, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, North Courthouse Road Library, 325 Courthouse Rd., North Chesterfield, VA 23236. $25 registration. Register: www.Richmond.Score.org, 804-350-3569.
SCORE Workshop: “Perfect Your Pitch.”
When you’re starting a business, you must be able to tell your story in several formats and settings: the elevator speech when you’re networking, the sales presentation for meetings with prospects, and the YouTube video for your website. In this interactive workshop, presentation coach Joan Bowling helps you create engaging, conversational pitches that will open the door to sales and success. Sept. 10, 2019, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, North Courthouse Road Library, 325 Courthouse Rd., North Chesterfield, VA 23236.  $25 registration. Register: www.Richmond.Score.org, 804-350-3569.
SCORE Workshop: “How to Start Your Own Small Business.”
Learn the basics of starting a new venture from local, experienced small-business professionals. In a lecture and open discussion format with other entrepreneurs, you will learn about writing an effective business plan, website design strategies, choosing the right legal structure, proper business insurance, successful marketing plans, and much more. Thursday, Sept 12, 2019, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, Mass Mutual, Suite #300, 100 Eastshore Drive, Glen Allen, VA 23059. Fee: $90, add a business partner for $50. Includes lunch for all participants.  Register: www.Richmond.Score.org, 804-350-3569.