Chapter #145 Serving SW Wisconsin
Columbia, Crawford, Dane, Grant, Green, Iowa, Lafayette, Richland and Sauk Counties
Welcome to SCORE Madison; Chapter #145
SCORE Madison is part of SCORE INC "Counselors to America's Small Business," a national nonprofit association dedicated to entrepreneur education and the formation, growth and success of the nation's small businesses. We provide professional counseling, education, and mentoring for the diverse business community of SW Wisconsin.
SCORE Madison provides free and confidential business advice and counseling tailored to meet the needs of your business and your personal objectives. Information regarding SCORE'S use and protection of data on the web site may be found at SCORE.ORG. SCORE Madison also offers workshops, for a modest fee, for both start-up and in-business entrepreneurs.
SCORE counselors are real-world professionals with time-tested knowledge who donate thousands of hours to help small businesses succeed. Counselors are experts in such areas as accounting, finance, marketing, retail, manufacturing, management and business plan advisory & strategy review.
We look forward to meeting and working with you.
Bob Sands, Chairman
See Below For Special In Business Seminar April 9th and Our Twice monthly Workshop Offerings
We are more than 40 business people who volunteer to counsel others who need help in the start up, operation or expansion of their business.
Counseling is at NO Cost!
We are retired or active in business as:
Small Business Owners,
Sales and Marketing Executives,
Retailers -- Food and Merchandise,
Construction Managers, and
Seminars & Workshops
Planning for Success Seminar: April 9, 2014
Where? 505 S. Rosa Rd., Madison, WI., MG&E Innovation Center, Room 213
Want to grow your small company’s sales and increase profits? Want to improve operations and overall management? Then you should attend the Madison SCORE Chapter's Planning for Success seminar on April 9, 2014.
The hands-on sessions start at 8:00 a.m. and end at noon. You will learn how to craft a current business plan that directs strategic growth. You will get practical step-by-step advice about how to:
Put in simple terms a product or service description,
Assess the current competition and market potential,
Do a SWOT analysis (Strength, Weaknesses, Opportunities & Threats) for where to invest resources,
Lay out an affordable marketing communication and sales plan,
Review your operational, management and organization efforts, and
Wrap it all up with targeted financials.
You will get plenty of time to have your individual questions answered by the instructors, as well as other SCORE consultants. These are folks who have retired from successful careers as business founders, owners and managers. They are part of a network of 40 SCORE mentors who can help you following the seminar with free guidance.
PLEASE CLICK THE LINK BELOW TO REGISTER
** GOING INTO BUSINESS SEMINARS
Our objective is to help you determine if you have what it takes to be an Entrepreneur and introduce you to the steps in the process from dream to reality. If you are in the exploratory stage this is a very helpful step before you seek individual counseling
The seminars are held the first and third Wednesday of every month from 9-11:30. Preregistration is not required. The fee is $15.00
MG&E Innovation Building
505 S. Rosa Road Madison WI
Madison, WI 53719