Learn from the experts with SCORE’s small business training workshops.

On this page you’ll find instructor-led training offered in a SCORE office or online. You can also find interactive courses to help you learn new business strategies.

Wednesday, August 15 - 10:00am to 12:30pm.  - Power of the InBox

The Taylor Institute for Direct Marketing
225 S. Main Street (The Polsky Building, 5th Floor)
Akron, OH 44325

What is the first impression you give when they see you in their email inbox? And when they see you there, what do they do? This powerful seminar takes you step-by-step through the keys to effective email marketing including what it is (and isn’t), what it can do for your business and five easy steps you must take to harness the power of the inbox listed below:

  • Grow a healthy list
  • Create great content
  • Customize a beautiful, mobile-friendly template that matches your brand
  • How to get your emails opened
  • Tracking your results

From revealing why regular email doesn’t work to insider tips and techniques like automated list building tools and the design elements that work (and those that don’t!), this seminar will give you the keys to the most effective marketing you can do: email marketing.

Our Presenter: Karen Leonard  

Cost $15.00      Register Here

If you have any questions please call the SCORE office at 330-244-3280 or email us at cantonscore@gmail.com.

Thursday, August 16 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm Free Webinar:  Boost You Local Search Results with a Better Online Presence

Noah Turner is Manager of Search Engine Optimization at Deluxe. He has more than 10 years of experience in online marketing and web development for both B2B and B2C organizations.

In this webinar, 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.

Register Here

If you have any questions please call the SCORE office at 330-244-3280 or email us at cantonscore@gmail.com.

Thursday, August 30 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Free Webinar:  Leveraging LinkedIn - How to Take Your Profile to Profit and Relationships to Revenue

Rhonda Sher is the expert at teaching CEO’s, speakers, authors, small business owners and entrepreneurs how to leverage LinkedIn and convert relationships to revenue.

Rhonda will explain:

  • Why you need to be on LinkedIn if you are looking for new business or referrals
  • How to attract your ideal clients and customers
  • How to use LinkedIn for lead generation
  • How to create credibility and visibility on LinkedIn
  • How to connect with people you do not know and get your LinkedIn connection requests accepted
  • How to create a LinkedIn banner
  • The advantages of using the paid version of LinkedIn

 

Register Here

If you have any questions please call the SCORE office at 330-244-3280 or email us at cantonscore@gmail.com.

Wednesday, September 12 - 9:00am to 11:00am.  - Social Media 101 for Business - Canton

Kent State Conference Center
6000 Frank Ave NW
N. Canton, OH 44720

Have you been thinking about marketing your business with social media, but you feel overwhelmed and not sure how to get started? Or maybe you’re not convinced that it works?

This seminar will show you the value of using social media to reach your customers, how it can lead to new customers and how it drives repeat business from your current customers.

We’ll take a look at the most popular social media networks and help you decide what is right for your business. We’ll also look at what to post on social media.

With this workshop, you will be able to:

  • Start with a Facebook Business Page
  • Create a Content Plan
  • Create engaging content to post
  • Use email to drive traffic to your page

This presentation is ideal for people in business who are not on social media yet, or who have social media pages but are not utilizing them.

Our Presenter: Karen Leonard  

Cost $10.00      Register Here

If you have any questions please call the SCORE office at 330-244-3280 or email us at cantonscore@gmail.com.

Wednesday, September 19 - 9:00am to 11:00am.  - Social Media 102: You're Social, Now What? - Canton

Kent State Conference Center
6000 Frank Ave NW
N. Canton, OH 44720

You’ve thought about what social networks to use for your organization, and you’re ready to take the next step. Where do you go from there?

This presentation builds off of Social Media 101. You’ll benefit from tips on how to tell if your social media activity is working.

Attendees will learn:

  • The purposes of each platform and which one(s) is best for their business
  • How to track results and get new hits on social media
  • How to acknowledge and respond to reviews
  • The types of content that are most appropriate for specific platforms
  • What a business should post vs. something posted on your personal profile

This presentation is ideal for people in business who have established a presence on social media and are looking for ways to improve results.

Our Presenter: Karen Leonard  

Cost $10.00      Register Here

If you have any questions please call the SCORE office at 330-244-3280 or email us at cantonscore@gmail.com.

Wednesday, September 26 - 9:00am to 11:00am.  - Power of the InBox - Canton

Kent State Conference Center
6000 Frank Ave NW
N. Canton, OH 44720

What is the first impression you give when they see you in their email inbox? And when they see you there, what do they do? This powerful seminar takes you step-by-step through the keys to effective email marketing including what it is (and isn’t), what it can do for your business and five easy steps you must take to harness the power of the inbox listed below:

  • Grow a healthy list
  • Create great content
  • Customize a beautiful, mobile-friendly template that matches your brand
  • How to get your emails opened
  • Tracking your results

From revealing why regular email doesn’t work to insider tips and techniques like automated list building tools and the design elements that work (and those that don’t!), this seminar will give you the keys to the most effective marketing you can do: email marketing.

Our Presenter: Karen Leonard  

Cost $10.00      Register Here

If you have any questions please call the SCORE office at 330-244-3280 or email us at cantonscore@gmail.com.

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Social Media 101 for Business

September 12, 2018, 9:00am EDT
North Canton, OH, 44720

This seminar will show you the value of using social media to reach your customers, how it can lead to new customers and how it drives repeat business from your current customers. Read more

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Social Media 102: You're social, now what?

September 19, 2018, 9:00am EDT
North Canton, OH, 44720

You’ve thought about what social networks to use for your organization, and you’re ready to take the next step. Where do you go from there? Read more

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Local Event

Power of the Inbox

September 26, 2018, 9:00am EDT
North Canton, OH, 44720

This powerful seminar takes you step-by-step through the keys to effective email marketing including what it is (and isn’t), what it can do for your business and five easy steps yo Read more

Register Now