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Post your fall enrichment classes

Post your Parent Perks!

  Reminders to help you generate business

Easy Search Takes You There

(BUILT IN) (Icons/Graphics) Note_ToDo.jpg1.  Enter your Fall Enrichment Classes today!  Over the next few weeks we are directing parents to this section via the newsletters and homepage.  Be there!

It's easy.  Go to our homepage, click on Easy Search menu (upper right), select Classes Sports and Camps Calendar - Submit Form and fill in the blanks.


2. Enter your Open Houses and Events in the Events Calendar now before the fall busyness sets in.

It's easy.  Go to our homepage, click on Easy Search menu (upper right), select  Submit Event and fill in the blanks.

3. Enter your Parent Perks today!  This includes little "extras" you are offering or early bird discounts.  Today's newsletter links to parent perks.

It's easy.  Go to our homepage, click on Easy Search menu (upper right), select Parent Perks Submit and fill in the blanks.

4. Make your text exciting and descriptive about the benefits to being in your program!

5. Become a Business or Non-profit Member so you too can reach the parent market.  Learn more here.  Please call us with questions! 713.7026

Cheers, Parmalee


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Start a New Business Right!

(Business Logos) ScoreQuickStartClasses.jpgSanta Cruz SCORE offers low-cost business training Workshops for start-up entrepreneurs in addition to our no charge "face-to-face counseling" for start-up and in-business entrepreneurs. Workshops are open to all US citizens over the age of 18. Training topics vary depending on the current need of Santa Cruz business community. Please review our workshop/seminar calendar calendar to learn more about upcoming Workshops.

The Workshops offer an opportunity to interact with others looking for small business solutions and all Workshop presenters are SCORE Mentors who are practicing or retired professionals with years of business experience from diverse industries. To register, click here for online registration with credit card. Or contact the Santa Cruz SCORE office (831) 621-3735.

"QuickSTART" Workshops Fall Series, Scotts Valley Fire Station No. 1, Scotts Valley
A comprehensive and advanced offering, the QuickSTART series of workshops consist of five three hour evening sessions help you with:

Activity Date

#1 Start-up Basics

The class is intended to help new and early-stage businesses get started by studying the subjects that will impact the success or failure of that business such as Startup Myths, Personal Factors/Management, Business Opportunities, Organization and more

Thurs, Sept 02

#2 Developing Your Business Idea

How to develop a good business plan to guide your business startup and to access funding. Existing small business owners can also benefit by learning proven concepts and tools to improve planning and discipline. This class brings all basic business processes together to show how to define your business, its goals and the tactics to achieve the goals

Weds, Sept 08

#3 Marketing Plan

This class provides valuable lessons about marketing basics such as customer identification, product/service positioning, competitive differentiation, and sources of market information. You will receive excellent handouts and be guided by an experienced marketing volunteer to help guide you through creating your own marketing plan

Weds, Sept 22

#4 Financial Planning

This class uses interactive exercises to help you better understand financial concepts. You learn how to use a financial model to forecast sales revenue, and to build pro-forma financial forecasts. You will also learn the basic elements and inter-relationships between a Profit & Loss Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow Statement. Also, you will learn how to create a Breakeven Analysis

Weds, Oct 06

#5 Funding and Next Steps

This class offers information on how to finance a small business. Learn about funding sources and the important criteria in funding approval. You will learn how bank loan officers assess the merits of Business Plans and Loan Applications. Learn credit requirements and available sources of funding.

Weds, Oct 20


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