Small Business Workshops & Events

Aurora-South Metro Small Business Development Center:

Small business owners in Douglas County can benefit from valuable information designed to help them grow and expand.  The Aurora-South SBDC offers free or low-cost high-value small business workshops, and free and confidential one-on-one business consulting (by appointment), through the Aurora-South Metro SBDCThe SBDC’s mission:  To help existing and new businesses grow and prosper.

Douglas County Libraries - DCL For Business

Douglas County Libraries has a specially trained team of business librarians to help.  They can assist with market research, competitive intelligence, and industry trends for established businesses.  For entrepreneurs with a new idea, they can help you find example business plans and other start-up information.  Each regional library also has special services, programs and workshops developed for small business. View the Library Services for Small Business.

Arapahoe/Douglas Works!  Workforce Center:

Arapahoe/Douglas Works! Workforce Center is a member of the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment's statewide network of workforce centers, which provide a variety of no-cost services to job seekers and businesses. Arapahoe/Douglas Works! serves as a critical resource to connect people and companies in Arapahoe and Douglas Counties, and throughout the Denver/Aurora metropolitan region. 

SCORE - Denver Chapter Workshops:

Expert Help for Every Small Business.  Since 1964, SCORE counselors have provided valuable guidance to more than 100,000 clients in the Rocky Mountain area starting their businesses or improving their existing business. See SCORE's free mentoring, local workshops, and free resources.

Arapahoe Community College - Parker Campus Small Business Classes:

Whether ether you're just getting started, already in business or only need some answers, check out how to Move Mountains with ACC Small Business courses!