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The coronavirus has hit small businesses hard, but SCORE mentors can help you during this difficult time.  Connect with a SCORE Cape Fear Mentor to receive free business advice in Eastern North Carolina. Our Mission is to provide resources and expertise to maximize the success of existing and emerging small businesses.

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Generational Marketing - Reach & Acquire 4 Generations of Customers in Today’s Business Landscape

Having to reach, influence, and convert 4 generations has made marketing more complicated than ever for small businesses to generate leads, build brand trust and achieve financial objectives.

Are you struggling with where to find a Boomer and how to sway a Gen Z’er? How about unpredictable Millennials? They are all SO different. It is critical that you understand what they each want if you are going to get them to buy.

This educational event, presented by international marketing strategist, inventor, and Founder of 8 Simple Steps, Maureen Edwards, will take a deep dive into the unique qualities of each generation to allow you to identify:

  • WHO your right target audience is so you can convey the right message on the right platform, utilizing the right campaigns to nail down your strategy
  • WHERE to reach your targeted audience to save you time and money
  • HOW to influence and convert your target audience with proven, cost-effective, simple conversion campaigns that can drive revenue into your business

 

Presented by: Maureen Edwards

Maureen is an award-winning international branding and marketing specialist and strategist with 25-years’ experience in the craft.

Join us Thursday, May 6 at 1:00 pm EST to learn more! Registration can be found below

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Reach Customers Online with Google

Learn how to make your business easier to find online.. This workshop explains how Google Search works and how you can improve your website's visibility with Search Engine Optimization (SEO). The session also introduces products like Business Profile on Google, Google Trends, Search Console, Google Analytics, Google Ads, and more.

In this workshop we’ll discuss best practices for:

  • Improving your website’s visibility in Google’s organic search results, on all devices
  • Creating a free Business Profile on Google
  • Advertising your business on Google

 

Register today and join us on April 22 at 2:00 pm EST, we hope to see you there!

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Plan Your Website for Online Success

You know you need a website for your business. But, how do you set it up for online success?

First, you need to have a solid plan in place. Fortunately, this webinar will help with exactly that!

This webinar, presented by Co-Founder of Cardsetter Jessica Baldwin, will share a comprehensive plan for your business's website.

After the session, you’ll have a better understanding of:

  • Your website’s audience
  • Feature and functionality needs
  • Content planning
  • How to choose the right platform
  • Best practices for online success

 

Presented by: Jessica Baldwin

Jessica is the Co-Founder of Cardsetter, a new and easy-to-use website platform with custom design and setup included. Jessica has been helping small businesses launch successful websites for over seven years. She also spent more than ten years growing her own successful blog and entertainment website for Billings, MT, Billings365.com.

Jessica has been on both sides of website development, as the client and then later as the development company, giving her a robust understanding of the entire process.

This webinar will take place Tuesday, April 27 at 1:00 pm EST. Registration details can be found by following the link below.

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Free Remote Mentoring for Entrepreneurs and Small Business Professionals Get Free Business Mentoring Today!

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, SCORE mentors will meet with clients remotely. Mentors are available to participate in remote mentoring sessions via phone, email, and video. If you already have a mentor, ask them if you can use a remote mentoring method for your sessions. If you don’t already have a SCORE mentor, you can request a remote business mentor today.

You can browse mentor profiles to find your ideal expert or fill out the mentoring request form and we will pair you with the right mentor to help your small business thrive.

Find Your Mentor!

 

Who We Are

SCORE Cape Fear Region is a team of over 30 mentors who are dedicated to providing knowledge and insights to businesses of all sizes throughout the Southeastern North Carolina region.  Our diverse group of mentors have backgrounds that represent nearly every industry.  We are ready to assist you in growing or starting your business.

Find Your Mentor Today!
 

Live Online Workshops for Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners Attend Workshops Taught by Local Experts!

SCORE Cape Fear Region mentors and representatives from the local business community conduct a variety of regularly scheduled educational workshops that provide valuable information and techniques necessary for establishing and managing a successful business.

Due to COVID-19, our workshops will be held online until further notice. Click below to view live online workshops, recorded webinars and courses on demand on a variety of small business topics.

Upcoming Workshops

 

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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