Goldman Sachs is looking for New Hampshire business owners committed to growing their business. Applications are now being accepted for the 10,000 Small Businesses Program. According to the website: “Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is a program for small businesses that links learning to action. Through the program, participants will gain practical skills in topics such as negotiation, marketing, and employee management that can immediately be put into action. In addition, they will receive the tools and professional support to develop a strategic and customized growth plan that will take their business to the next level.”
For more information, including how to apply, click here.
Oct. 30, 2018: Eastern Bank, Palomino Lane, Bedford, NH at 6 p.m.
This workshop will cover the basic intellectual property concepts that small businesses should know. If you’ve created something – a logo, a trademark, a better mousetrap – you should protect it. Join SCORE Mentor, Gerald Peake, Esq. for this important discussion of how to ensure your property is secure. For more information and to register, click here.
Nov. 13, 2018: Concord Chamber of Commerce, 49 S. Main Street, Concord, NH at 6 p.m.
Whether you are buying, selling, or otherwise transferring ownership of a business, our partners at Orr and Reno will be on hand to help you learn how to prepare for the best possible outcome. Transitions are complicated, but SCORE can help you sort out the details. Click here for more information and to register.
Nov. 14, 2018: Rivier University, Sylvia Trottier Hall, Room 230, Clement Street, Nashua, NH at 6 p.m.
Learn how to tackle your taxes from our friends at Melanson Heath. The tax experts will cover an overview of both federal and NH taxes, why entity selection matters, how to keep good books, what’s deductible, and how crossing state lines can impact your taxes. Learn how changes in the tax code may affect your company. Click here for more information and to register.
Dec. 5, 2018: Concord Chamber of Commerce, 49 S. Main Street, Concord, NH at 6 p.m.
Join acclaimed local artist Ann Trainor Domingue and SCORE for a discussion on the balancing act between being an artist and being an entrepreneur. Ann will tell you about her journey, what she’s learned along the way, and what she sees as ways the artist can be successful in the marketplace. This will fill up fast, so sign up today! Click here for more information and to register.
Nov. 17, 2018: Derry Town Hall, 14 Manning Street, Derry, NH. 6 p.m.
If this is your time to start a new business, SCORE can help! Join mentors Geoff Geoffrion and Robbie Grady as they discuss what smart business owners know and do before they invest in their new venture. Starting a business is easy, starting a SUCCESSFUL business takes more work! Learn the steps you need to take to succeed. Click here for more information and to register.
SCORE, Aug. 16: Do you want to get your business found online locally? Does search engine optimization seem too complicated and time consuming for your small business?
In this webinar, presented by Noah Turner with Deluxe, we will focus on what you need to know to optimize your website for local searches. We will take a step by step look at what you should do to be found in your local area and why that matters.
Click here for more information.
SCORE webinar, Aug. 2: When you’re starting or running a small business, countless questions arise, particularly surrounding your business’ legal structure.
In this webinar, Nellie Akalp, CEO of CorpNet.com, will discuss the most common business entities to help you navigate this important decision and what changes you need to know for this year.
Click here for more information.
“Click here to have your company’s computer system compromised!” If only spearphishing schemes were this easy to spot. Train your staff to identify computer attacks and scams with the new security awareness course from BIA’s E-learning Accelerator. Only $15 an employee! One fake email, Facebook post, or hidden attachment can lead to financial theft, customer account exposure, or data ransom.
Learn how to tackle your taxes from our friends at Melanson Heath. The tax experts will cover an overview of both federal and NH taxes, why entity selection matters, how to keep good books, what’s deductible, and how crossing state lines can impact your taxes. The workshop will be held June 12 at 6 p.m. at Rivier University, Sylvia Trottier Hall, Room 230, Clement Street, Nashua. Register today.