Search Templates & Tools

5 Franchise Tips If you are thinking about purchasing a franchise, keep the following 5 tips in mind. View
Growing the Franchise You, the franchisee, have supported this system with your royalties and initial purchase price and it now will be one of your biggest assets as you decide to grow your business. View
3-Year Profit and Loss Projection This template can be used to calculate the projected profit of 3 years.  View
Converting Sales Leads Into Buyers SCORE ExpertAnswers When Jill Konrath recognized that the crazy-busy work environment was wreaking havoc with sellers, she immersed herself in the issue until she discovered new strategies that worked. That resulted in her highly acclaimed book, SNAP Selling, which jumped to #1 on Amazon within... View
Cleaning Up Your Credit Steve Strauss, founder of www.theselfemployed.com, offers advice for improving your personal and business credit ratings. View
Why You Should Rethink Traditional MarketingIn the era of information overload, consumers are bombarded with thousands of marketing messages every day. A logo on a T-shirt, a radio ad, or a TV commercial may not stay in a consumer’s mind very long because the next wave of advertising messages is a few seconds away. Consumers have... View
Know Your Numbers: What You Can Do Now to Drive Stronger Financial Health Whether you are a newly minted entrepreneur or you’re a business that has been around for a dozen years, a critical element for small business success means knowing your numbers. Sponsored by Visa, This e-guide is designed to help you better understand what figures and... View
The Secret to Getting Found on the Web Oh, how we all wish we knew the secrets to getting your business’s website to the top of search engine results. Yes, you can pay for the right to be on top, and I’m not saying that isn’t worth trying if your budget allows, but that’s getting ahead of myself. Every... View
Small Business Employment and Hiring Infographic Job growth has been gaining in the private sector for 39 consecutive months. How is that growth is happening? SCORE and Zipcar have put together this infographic to explain exactly how employment and hiring have grown after the recession. Learn how and why businesses are... View
Why Business Owners are Adopting Digital Marketing Small business owners are a practical bunch. So when it comes to digital marketing – websites, search ads, digital banners, email, mobile ads, and others – they approach it with a decidedly practical bent. “Generating leads and sales is very important to us,” says Jack... View