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Spectrum Business® Partners With SCORE to Sponsor Free Webinars for Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs

Registration Open for Webinar Series that Begins on April 23; Focus will be Helping Small Businesses Start, Run and Grow 

STAMFORD, Conn. – Spectrum Business today announced a partnership with SCORE, the nation’s largest network of volunteer business mentors, to sponsor six free webinars for business owners and entrepreneurs beginning April 23, and running through June 28. Open to Spectrum Business customers and non-customers alike, each session will be led by experts from SCORE and other small business panelists and will focus on how to set up, run and grow a small business.

“Our goal is to help small businesses grow and thrive in the communities Spectrum services,” said Jennifer Ingram, Vice President of Small and Medium Business for Charter Communications, which operates the Spectrum Business brand of internet, TV, voice and mobile solutions. “For new business owners, these free workshops are the perfect opportunity to gain insights from SCORE experts with real-world experience about how to establish and run a successful small business, and for established owners to learn how to grow their existing businesses and boost overall productivity.”

Registration for the webinar series, including the Friday, April 23 session, “Why a Business Plan is Critical (and How to Create it),” is open at https://spectrumbusinessinsights.com/webinars. Additional webinars will cover how to fund a new business, market a business on a shoestring budget, and how to price products and services effectively. The SCORE webinars are available at no cost through a sponsorship from Spectrum Business, and participants may sign up for as many webinars as they want.

“SCORE understands how challenging the past year has been for small business owners, and we are proud to partner with Spectrum Business to offer this valuable webinar series,” said SCORE CEO Bridget Weston. “Since our founding in 1964, SCORE has helped 11 million entrepreneurs to start, grow or troubleshoot a business. Our 10,000 volunteer mentors have firsthand business expertise that they are eager to share with other entrepreneurs. We are here to help small businesses succeed.”

The full schedule of webinars is as follows.

  • “Why a Business Plan is Critical (and How to Create it),” Friday, April 23, 2 p.m. ET.
  • “Why You Shouldn’t Go It Alone: Legal, Accounting and Insurance for Your Business,” Monday, May 10, 2 p.m. ET.
  • “Creative Marketing on a Shoestring Budget,” Monday, May 24, 2 p.m. ET.
  • "Managing Funds and Funding in 2021,” Friday, June 11, 2 p.m. ET.
  • “Panel Discussion: Navigating these Uncertain Times,” Friday, June 18, 2 p.m. ET.
  • “Successful Small Business Pricing Strategies,” Monday, June 28, 2 p.m. ET.

Information about how to register is available here.

About Charter

Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR) is a leading broadband connectivity company and cable operator serving more than 31 million customers in 41 states through its Spectrum brand. Over an advanced communications network, the company offers a full range of state-of-the-art residential and business services including Spectrum Internet®, TV, Mobile and Voice.

For small and medium-sized companies, Spectrum Business® delivers the same suite of broadband products and services coupled with special features and applications to enhance productivity, while for larger businesses and government entities, Spectrum Enterprise provides highly customized, fiber-based solutions. Spectrum Reach® delivers tailored advertising and production for the modern media landscape. The company also distributes award-winning news coverage, sports and high-quality original programming to its customers through Spectrum Networks and Spectrum Originals. More information about Charter can be found at corporate.charter.com.

About Spectrum Business

Spectrum Business® a part of Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR), provides small and medium-sized business organizations with scalable, and cost-effective broadband communications solutions, including Internet access, business telephone, and TV services. Catering to the unique broadband needs of business customers, Spectrum Business® offers competitively priced bundled products over its state-of-the-art, fiber-based network, helping businesses across a variety of industries maximize productivity while continuing to grow. More information about Spectrum Business® can be found at business.spectrum.com.

Media Contact

Andrew Russell

Andrew.Russell@charter.com