SCORE in the News

Makeover Gives Miami Vet’s Business Side A Boost - Jenny Staletovich

Date
Tue, 2012-10-09 12:12

Four years after Marta Lista bought and took over the Trail Animal Hospital, a fixture on Southwest Eighth Street in Miami for a remarkable six decades, she found herself struggling. She was working six days a week, juggling the duties of being a solo practitioner while keeping an eye on the books, the staff, the inventory and the other demands of running her practice.  Veterinary school, it turns out, prepared her to be an awesome vet, but not such an awesome business owner.

SCORE Client Link Coworking and SCORE CEO Ken Yancey On The Air "Let's Talk Business" with Mitch Schlimer

Date
Tue, 2012-10-09 09:24

 

"Let's Talk Business" this Tuesday at Noon with EPICenter founder and host, Mitch Schlimer.

Yamile Jackson Designs Nurturing Device for Premature Babies - NBC LATINO

Date
Fri, 2012-10-05 15:06

Did you catch SCORE client success Yamile Jackson of Nurtured By Design on the Today Show this week? Watch the clip here and learn about this NBC Latino Innovator.

Biz Owners, Should You Accept Mobile Payments? - Adrienne Mitchell

Date
Wed, 2012-10-03 11:42

Accepting mobile payments can pay off for small businesses. MarketWatch Radio's Adrienne Mitchell talks about how it works and how to decide whether you should go mobile with Nancy Strojny, chair of the Portland, Maine, chapter of SCORE.

 

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE CONVERSATION

Seven Small Biz Questions for the Presidential Debate - Adrienne Burke, Yahoo! Small Business Advisor

Date
Wed, 2012-10-03 09:29

Yahoo! Small Business Advisor asked leaders of six small business organizations what one crucial question they want the candidates to answer during the debate. If small business advocates were hosting the debate, here's what they'd ask:

Ken Yancey, CEO, SCORE: Given current small business concerns like burdensome regulation, tax issues, healthcare, and the pending fiscal cliff, what three specific actions would you take to ensure growth in the small business sector of the American economy?

 

Later in Life, Arizonans Tailor-Make Own Careers - J. Craig Anderson

Date
Tue, 2012-10-02 16:45

Corporate downsizing, a tough job market and the desire for independence have pushed a growing number of Arizonans in their 50s and 60s to start their own businesses.  They include a former mortgage broker who recently opened an archery club, an ex-flight attendant who became a financial planner, a former retail developer who now teaches tai chi to seniors and a retired Xerox Corp. executive who runs a document-scanning firm that employs developmentally disabled workers.

SCORE Honors Hanna - Traci DeLore

Date
Tue, 2012-10-02 11:04

SCORE has honored U.S. Rep. Richard Hanna (R- Barneveld) with the 2012 SCORE Congressional Champion award. The annual award recognizes outstanding advocacy and action within Congress and beyond on behalf of small businesses and their owners.

SCORE presented the award to Hanna today at his Utica office.

Congressman Hanna Recognized for Support of Local Small Businesses

Date
Tue, 2012-10-02 09:55

Congressman Richard Hanna received recognition on Monday for his support of local small businesses.  

 

CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE VIDEO

Ventura Chapter recognized for Outstanding Performance in Client Education

Date
Mon, 2012-10-01 12:49

The Ventura Chapter has been recognized by SCORE National for it's outstanding Client Education performance during the past year.

Small Business and Entrepreneurship Summit Closely Tied to Louisiana - Julia Ballard

Date
Fri, 2012-09-28 15:42

Last week in D.C., SCORE 2011 Small Business Champion award winner Senator Mary Landrieu, Chair of the U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, hosted a summit focusing on issues that impact African-American small business owners working toward becoming entrepreneurs. The summit was titled, “Closing the Wealth Gap through the African-American Entrepreneurial Ecosystem.”

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