Get free advice on how to start or grow a business from experienced Asheville and WNC business owners and professionals. Learn how to write a business plan, manage finances, market your product, and much more! Find a free workshop or seminar to sign up for below.

Experienced local business professionals who “know their way around the territory” are your instructors at every business training seminar SCORE offers. All of them are FREE. A copy of the presentation is available for you to keep and many seminars have supplemental materials, as well. You can also benefit from our free, one-on-one follow-up counseling and business consulting services to help you implement what you have learned.

Our content also includes seminars and webinars available on the SCORE.org website.

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How to Find Your Customers Spring 2020

April 4, 2020, 9:00am EDT
Candler, NC, 28715

Finding customers is about understanding your markets. Market research isn’t just for startups; it’s an important ongoing process for every small business. Read more

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Marketing Your Business Spring 2020

April 25, 2020, 9:00am EDT
Candler, NC, 28715

Marketing for the 21st Century small business is more dynamic and challenging than ever. Discover how to effectively and efficiently use marketing tools. Read more

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Choice of Business Entity Spring 2020

April 29, 2020, 11:30am EDT
Asheville, NC, 28801

There are four main business entity choices: sole proprietorship, partnership, limited liability company (LLC) and corporation (C or S). Read more

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Financial Planning for Starting a Business Spring 2020

May 2, 2020, 9:00am EDT
Candler, NC

Learn how to construct an opening balance sheet, profit & loss statement, and sources & uses of cash statement for a start up (or on going business) to assist in managing the enter Read more

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Tax Tips for Small Businesses Spring 2020

May 27, 2020, 11:30am EDT
Asheville, NC, 28801

Many entrepreneurs are surprised to learn that they have to share with the government; in fact, we suggest you consider IRS to be a silent partner! Read more

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