Free Small Business Advice for the Life of Your Business

LOCAL SCORE MENTORS help small businesses in every stage. Whether you are starting out or wanting to grow, SCORE provides guidance in Business Analysis, Marketing, Finance, Sales and Business Development.

Webinar Series: Navigating Your Business Through Uncertainty Towards Recovery

A series of webinars that provides support and tools to analyze your business situation, develop a tactical ad strategic plan - and to suggest action. Read more

Webinar Series: Financially Closing-Out 2020: QuickBooks Accounting

Recorded webinars presented by SCORE Santa Barbara covering bookkeeping best practices for year end financial close-out. Read more

Recorded Webinar

Build Winning E-Mail Marketing Campaigns For The Holidays & Beyond Recorded Webinar

For every $1 spent on e-mail marketing there is an average $44 return on investment. If you are not already consistently using e-mail to capture new sales, you need to start now!... Read more

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Webinar Series: Opportunities & Considerations for Your Response to the Covid-19 Crisis

Recorded webinars presented by SCORE Santa Barbara covering COVID-19 support options available for small businesses. Read more

Webinar Series: Starting or Pivoting Your Business in eCommerce

Recorded webinars presented by SCORE Santa Barbara covering starting or pivoting a business to eCommerce. Read more


Small Business Relief: Payroll Protection Program incl. Forgiveness - Update August 28, 2020

PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM (PPP) INFORMATION FOR BORROWERS Eligibility, Terms, Application and Foregiveness Details Have Been Published by the US Treasury. Read more

Free Mentoring

Whether you’re just starting out, in business, or ready to sell or retire, you can get FREE, confidential, business advice from expert advisors committed to helping you succeed. Meet face-to-face in one of our mentoring locations or connect with one of our online mentors.

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Workshops & Events

Register today for our FREE business training. We provide education on a variety of business topics including marketing, finance and accounting, management, and others. Get instruction from a local expert and connect with other business owners in the community.

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Become a Volunteer

As a SCORE volunteer you can give back to your community, connect with fellow business owners, and pass on your expertise to the next generation of entrepreneurs. SCORE volunteers help entrepreneurs start small businesses and achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses. 

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Local Santa Barbara County SCORE Workshops and Interactive Sessions

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