Business Programs

Media-Upper Providence Free Library presents business workshops in partnership with Chester & Delaware County SCORE.

2019 FALL SCORE Business Workshop Series

September 18, Wednesday, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

How to Start and Manage Your Business’ Payroll

Presenter: Ann Angelucci

Learn the behind the scenes requirements for the correct method of setting up your business’s payroll. Our discussions will include ways to schedule your payday, the calculation of payroll taxes, filing your tax forms and managing the four most common mistakes: numerical errors, missing deadlines, “dreaded” penalties, and not maintaining important employee documentation.

Register for How to Start and Manage Your Business Payroll Here.


October 23, Wednesday, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

10 Essential Apps for Small Business Owners

Presenter: Darla DeMorrow

Trying to get organized? There’s an app for that. If all you know is how to text on your smartphone, there’s so much more. But with tens of thousands of apps, how do you know which ones to try? Let’s focus on about 10 apps that can help you get control of everything from your contacts, to photos, to scheduling, and even to big projects like writing that book you’ve always wanted to write.
Come and learn what “apps” are how to use them, how to load them.
We’ll keep things fun, and keep the pace just right, so even if you aren’t a fan of smartphones or tablets today, you’ll be guaranteed to learn something you can use.

Register for 10 Essential Apps for Small Business Owners Here


November 20, Wednesday, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

The Art of Networking in Person and Online

Presenter: Lynne Williams

Does the act of networking elude you? Don’t know what to do, say, think, or discuss?
Don’t worry, as you’re not alone. Like anything else, networking takes practice, but it also involves some know-how. Gain new insights on how making connections can lead to new opportunities when you build on finding, getting to know and trust others.
We have tips on some great local groups too!

Register for The Art of Networking in Person and Online Here