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Need help starting your business? SCORE offers free consulting sessions at Main Library every Tuesday from 4 – 7 p.m. in the library’s computer lab. Registration is required. To register log in to or call 919-856-4739.

In addition to the weekly sessions at Main, SCORE will be holding small-business workshops at several library locations. Registration is required for these as well. Please visit to register. (Note: Registration is only available for workshops in the near future. Registration will open at a later date for future workshops.)

Preparing a Winning Business Plan
Explore what the aspiring entrepreneur needs to know about building a winning business plan. Include the structure and content of a typical plan, using examples to illustrate writing techniques.
South Regional Meeting Room
Thursday, October 17, 2013, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Marketing for Small Business
This workshop will cover topics such as defining your market and potential customers, branding your business, networking, maintaining a web presence and some “do’s” and “don’ts”. Web sites are cool, business cards are fun, and print advertising sounds neat, right? Marketing is a blend of several channels such both traditional and newer social media.
Southwest Regional, Meeting Room
Thursday, December 5, 2013, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentorship.