Small Business Information for start-ups and existing businesses in the Miami Valley

Small businesses can receive free business training from Dayton SCORE.  The expert series workshops are designed to provide information and contact resources to both beginning and continuing businesses in the Dayton and surrounding area. All workshops are presented by local professionals including attorneys, accountants, marketers, bankers, etc.  

Workshop registration will open 60-days before the workshop is scheduled.  

  • January 16, 2020 from 4-5 p.m. ––  Dayton SCORE and the Launch Dayton Launch Pad will be hosting Position your Business for Success in Dayton.  This free workshop will be presented by Daniel J. Sessions, Lending Officer for Day Air Credit Union a certified Business Mentor with Dayton SCORE. He will share simple steps you can take in the beginning that will position your business for success down the road. He will also share 4 Cs and explain why they matter when yow trying to borrow money for your business.(COMPLETED)

  • February 20, 2020 from 4:00-5:00 p.m. –– Dayton SCORE and the Launch Dayton Launch Pad will be hosting Benefits and Importance of a Business Accountant in Dayton. This free workshop will be presented by Lance Bradstreet of Bradstreet and Company CPAs Inc. He will share his thoughts on the benefits and importance of having a business accountant in your support network as a small business owner.(COMPLETED)

  • March 19, 2020  from 4:00-5:00 p.m. –– Dayton SCORE and the Launch Dayton Launch Pad will be hosting Insurance Needed to Protect a Small Business Owner in Dayton. This free workshop will be presented by Reno Insurance Agency, Kelley Reno Culley. She will discuss the types of insurance needed to protect your interests and assets as a small business owner. (CANCELLED)

  • April 16, 2020  from 4:00-5:00 p.m. –– Dayton SCORE and the Launch Dayton Launch Pad will be hosting Small Business Growth in Dayton. This free workshop is designed for existing business owners and executives who want to compete aggressively and grow an already successful business but do not have a clear understanding of where to begin. This session provides some basic business and realistic marketplace perspective while identifying traditional and contemporary business success factors. This highly interactive program also provides additional business growth perspective and identifies the growth process and what is required for building an effective strategic growth plan. (CANCELLED)