The Award Winning Southern Colorado chapter of SCORE helps local small businesses succeed with:

  • FREE 1 on 1 or Team Mentoring
  • Educational Programs (Live Virtual or On Demand)
  • FREE Resources (Templates, Blogs and More)

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Attend SmartSTART Basic & Advanced Workshop Series

Are you considering starting your own business?

What is it that you need to know to be successful? Jump-start your business idea with the SCORE SmartSTART Workshop Series with fees as low as $65 for 7 classes!

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Grow with Google Series

In this series of workshops, brought to you by the Grow with Google Training Team, you will learn ways to strengthen your presence online, reach more customers and effectively selling online.

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Find Your Mentor Today

We have over 30 mentors, each with extensive business experience, ready to help you start up a business, grow your business, or work through difficult business management issues. Mentors are available to participate in remote mentoring sessions via phone, email, and video.

Attend a Workshop or Webinar

We offer local businesses instructor-led, live workshops and seminars. Most of our workshops are low cost, and in these workshops you will receive useful material and a recording of the workshop you can reference later, should you have questions. Our goal is to provide meaningful and timely workshop topics that will help entrepreneurs throughout Southern Colorado. Currently, all workshops are being conducted virtually, so you can attend from your home or business.

Browse Business Resources

Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating, but you have lots of support. From writing a business plan to protecting your assets, we offer a wide range of tools and resources to help you make decisions on starting or growing your enterprise.

 

Upcoming Live Online Workshops

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SmartSTART #1 Should You Start Your Own Business? $10 | 12/14 & 12/16 | 6:30-8PM

December 14, 2021, 6:30pm MST

If your dreams to start a new business have been put on hold, now may be the best time to jump in and make your goal a reality.

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SmartSTART #1 Should You Start Your Own Business? $10 | 1/4 & 1/6 | 6:30-8PM

January 4, 2022, 6:30pm MST

If your dreams to start a new business have been put on hold, now may be the best time to jump in and make your goal a reality.

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Advanced SmartSTART Series #2-7 - $120 | 1/10 through 2/16 | 6:30-8 PM MT

January 10, 2022, 6:30pm MST

SS#2: Components of an Effective Business Plan SS#3: How to Do Market Research SS#4: Marketing Your Business & Driving Sales SS#5: Basic Accounting & Financial Principles...

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Components of an Effective Business Plan - $25 | 1/10 & 1/12 | 6:30-8PM

January 10, 2022, 6:30pm MST

This class provides guidance to formulate your Business Plan. This is a two-step process. First, explore the "Business Model Canvas" (BMC) concept, a strategic management template...

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How to do Market Research - $25 | 1/17 & 1/19 | 6:30-8PM

January 17, 2022, 6:30pm MST

This class will teach you how and why you should do market research for your business. It will help you find information you can use to make decisions for your business, whether...

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Make Your Website Work For You in 2022 - $10 | 1/18/22 | 10-11 AM MST

January 18, 2022, 10:00am MST

Learn how to create a search-friendly website that drives user action and supports your goals.

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Grow With Google Series | 4 Webinars $25 | 1/18 - 3/22 | 10-11 AM MST

January 18, 2022, 10:00am MST

Make Your Website Work for You in 2022 – 01/18/22 Reach Customers Online with Google – 02/15/22 Sell Online with E-Commerce Tools – 03/15/22 Collaborate, Meet, and Work Remotely...

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SmartSTART #1 Should You Start Your Own Business? $10 | 1/18 & 1/20 | 6:30-8PM

January 18, 2022, 6:30pm MST

If your dreams to start a new business have been put on hold, now may be the best time to jump in and make your goal a reality.

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Marketing Your Business and Driving Sales - $25 | 1/24 & 1/26 | 6:30-8PM

January 24, 2022, 6:30pm MST

This class will teach you how and why you should do market research for your business. It will help you find information you can use to make decisions for your business, whether...

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Website Planning 101: Take your first step to website success! $30 | 1/26/22

January 26, 2022, 11:30am MST

Ready for a new website? Whether you're building it yourself or you decide to work with a pro, getting organized is the key to your website's success!

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Basic Accounting and Financial Principles - $25 | 1/31 & 2/2 | 6:30-8PM

January 31, 2022, 6:30pm MST

This workshop will discuss financial flow and how it operates within a business. Terminology will be defined as well as explanations pertaining to the various business reports....

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SmartSTART #1 Should You Start Your Own Business? $10 | 2/1 & 2/3 | 6:30-8PM

February 1, 2022, 6:30pm MST

If your dreams to start a new business have been put on hold, now may be the best time to jump in and make your goal a reality.

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Funding Your Business - $25 | 2/7 & 2/9 | 6:30-8PM

February 7, 2022, 6:30pm MST

This workshop offers information on how to finance your small business. In this session, discussions include the funding from Conventional and Non-Conventional sources.

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Reach Customers Online with Google - $10 | 2/15/22 | 10-11 AM MST

February 15, 2022, 10:00am MST

Learn how customers find your business online and how to promote your business using Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Smart Campaigns in Google Ads.

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SmartSTART #1 Should You Start Your Own Business? $10 | 2/15 & 2/17 | 6:30-8PM

February 15, 2022, 6:30pm MST

If your dreams to start a new business have been put on hold, now may be the best time to jump in and make your goal a reality.

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SCORE Southern Colorado Client Testimonials

SCORE Southern Colorado has helped thousands of business founders fulfill their dreams to start, build & grow thriving businesses. Read their feedback and testimonials below. Read more

SCORE Cheyenne Branch

SCORE Cheyenne branch offers free counseling to both start-up and existing small businesses. SCORE can assist with planning, design, problem identification, marketing, customer... Read more

The Startup Roadmap: Your Guide to Successfully Starting a Business

The Startup Roadmap outlines each step in starting a business with detailed information and resources. And with SCORE, you don’t have to do it alone. Read more

SCORE Southern Colorado Blog

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How Can Gyms Survive Through a Pandemic?

One of the areas most affected by the Covid-19 pandemic is the fitness industry, which is projected to lose around 10 percent of its revenue this year. Read more

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Practical Steps Toward Greater Business Resilience

These practical measures can help you make fast, smart decisions to more effectively weather the remainder of the pandemic and the years to come. Read more

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11 Tips On How To Run an Internet Business

We sat down with 11 internet business owners and asked them what it takes to run a successful and profitable business online. Keep reading to hear their insights and gain a... Read more

SCORE for All

SCORE Empowers All Entrepreneurs

We believe that anyone can start and manage a successful small business. We also know that the road is harder for some than for others. Diverse backgrounds, different voices and unique needs may call for specialized resources and mentoring approaches.

SCORE is listening, recognizes these diverse needs, and provides personalized support in a wholly-inclusive platform called SCORE for All. 

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Share Your Expertise

SCORE is proud to have the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors. They help thousands of entrepreneurs start and grow their small businesses every year. Our volunteers give back to their communities and pass on their knowledge to the next generation of entrepreneurs.

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