Thinking of going into business? Fly with eagles and connect with SCORE and UVI SBDC! Did you know that countless businesses have been helped for free, through SCORE (the Service Corps of Retired Executives)? And that the University of the Virgin Islands Small Business Development Center (UVI SBDC) offers business counseling and low-cost seminars, workshops and classes?
Since 1964, SCORE has supported entrepreneurs with free advice and mentoring. Now in partnership with the Small Business Administration (SBA), SCORE has fueled business creation, job growth and increase revenue for existing companies. UVI SBDC also works in conjunction with SBA on behalf of U.S. Virgin Islanders who want to acquire, start or sustain a business.
Together, SCORE and UVI SBDC offer a wealth of free resources, all available from any internet-connected computer or device. It’s never been easier to start your business… or to go global!
- Visit the UVI Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for affordable business workshops
- Free Online Business Training links via UVI SBDC
- Begin with Simple Steps for Starting Your Business, an eGuide or online course in 5 modules
- Discover 3 Ways to Market Your Local Business Online – take your business to the next level
- Stay connected! Visit and subscribe to the SCORE blog