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The Megaphone of Main Street: Women’s Entrepreneurship, Spring 2018

Article Language: English

SCORE’s spring 2018 “The Megaphone of Main Street” data report focuses on women entrepreneurs—their successes, financing concerns and the impact of mentoring. Read more

Blog

What Makes a Family Business Successful?

Article Language: English
March 22, 2018,

Are you the proud owner of a family-owned company? From succession planning to company culture, these family business tips and insights, based on stats from SCORE’s latest business infographic, will help you build a roadmap to success and increase the chance of transitioning into the next generation.

Template

Business Plan Template for an Established Business

Article Language: English

Download our free business plan template for your established business as a Word doc. A business plan for an established business serves as a roadmap guiding the growth and... Read more

Template

12-Month Profit and Loss Projection

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Download this template to track your revenue and expenses so you can forecast your profits and losses for the next 12 months. You will examine revenue, cost of sales, gross and... Read more

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The Four Biggest Barriers Holding You Back from Scaling Your Company

Article Language: English
March 14, 2018,

Business owners are often stuck in the “work until you drop” model and cannot think about how to grow their businesses. Here are four common barriers that hold small business owners back from scaling their fledgling companies. 

Infographic

Infographic: The Family Business—Successes and Obstacles

Article Language: English

From succession planning to company culture, these family business tips, based on SCORE’s latest infographic, will help you build a roadmap to success. Read more

eGuide

Customer Service: Small Business, Big Advantage

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Small businesses have a big advantage when it comes to customer service. As the business owner, you can develop personal relationships with customers in a way giant corporations... Read more

Infographic

Infographic: Small Business Sales Are Up!

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Download our latest infographic to learn more about why small business sales are up and how to improve your company sales. Read more

Checklist

What to Include in Your Operations Handbook

Article Language: English

If you’re away from your business, your employees need to run the company without you. Your operations handbook should enable them to handle any situation that arises. Download... Read more

eGuide

50 Technology Tips for a Well-Run Business

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From enabling communication and collaboration to streamlining operations and boosting productivity, choosing the right business technology will make your life easier. Here are 50... Read more

Checklist

Checklist for an Effective Sales Meeting

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The more time your sales team spends in meetings, the less time they have available to actually sell. Download this checklist to prepare for and lead an effective sales meeting—... Read more

Checklist

How to Calculate and Pay Estimated Taxes as a Sole Proprietor

Article Language: English

If you run your business as a sole proprietor, you may need to pay estimated taxes to the IRS throughout the year. People whose income is subject to withholding (i.e., most... Read more

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