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Grow With Google Digital Readiness Series

SCORE is proud to announce a partnership with Grow with Google and the International Downtown Association (IDA) to launch a four-part free digital readiness series designed to... Read more

National Small Business Week

SCORE and the Small Business Administration work together to bring you the most up to date information and inspiring speakers every year during National Small Business Week. Read more

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SBA Coronavirus Relief Options

In addition to traditional SBA funding programs, the CARES Act established several new temporary programs to address the COVID-19 outbreak. Read more

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Your New Post-Pandemic Business vs. Your Previous Career

Article Language: English
August 3, 2021,

Did you start a small business during the pandemic. Use these three questions to determine if entrepreneurship is right for you.

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11 Reasons Why Family Businesses Fail

Article Language: English
July 29, 2021

From hiring objective leadership to establishing healthy boundaries, several suggestions may help you establish your family business as a thriving enterprise for years to come. 

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Consumer Spending Snapshot

Article Language: English
July 27, 2021,

As more of the country opens, many businesses expected customers to flock back. However, the 2021 Consumer Spending Snapshot shows that many consumers are still only buying the essentials. Here's what you need to know about this changing trend.

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How To Get Paid Faster: 8 Tips For Quick Customer Payments

Article Language: English
July 22, 2021,

From making the switch to digital invoices to accepting multiple forms of payment, several ways may help you collect your customer payments faster for years to come and the continued success of your business. 

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Checklist for a Healthy In-House Marketing Team

Article Language: English
July 20, 2021,

Does your internal team have what it takes to move your small business forward, or is it time to hire more staff or outsource marketing tasks? Let’s find out!

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Your Most Frequently Asked Software Questions, Answered

Article Language: English
July 19, 2021,

Software Advice Group Vice President Blake Clark answers the most frequently asked questions about software.

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Dominating Your Industry by Becoming an Online Expert

Article Language: English
July 14, 2021,

Building an audience online is all about delivering valuable, relevant, and compelling information to a particular group of people consistently over time. Use this article to get your strategy started.

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Adding Text Marketing to Your Marketing Plans

Article Language: English
July 13, 2021,

Text message marketing was accelerated by the pandemic. Learn how to add this to your marketing strategy.

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How Covid-19 Transformed Small Business Marketing

Article Language: English

Take a deeper look at how the Covid-19 pandemic impacted small business marketing tactics. Read more

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