Those who are interested in buying an existing business or franchise may want to check out an upcoming workshop sponsored by S.C.O.R.E. small business counselors.
Attendees will learn how to reduce the risk and improve chances of success when buying an existing business or franchise.
Topics will include choosing the right franchise or business, barriers to entry, financial considerations, how to value a business or franchise opportunity, and future value of a business.
S.C.O.R.E. mentors will be on hand to meet with workshop attendees, assist with in-class assignments and arrange future free S.C.O.R.E. business counseling sessions.
S.C.O.R.E. is a non-profit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small business start, grow and succeed.
Cost to attend the event is $35 per person. To register, visit www.scorevancouver.org/workshops, or call 699-1079.