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I’ve been writing about small business for a long time, and back when I started, it was standard advice to create business plans looking far into the future—five, 10 and even 20 years. Of course, in the last few decades, business change has been happening at the speed of light, and
Developing a business plan is essential for the success of a business, however, many small business owners view creating a business plan as a daunting task. "It’s the narrative that brings many small business owners to their knees," says SCORE mentor David Albright. Creating a
Owning a business is one of the classic American dreams. If you are committed to taking your new or existing venture to the next level, then having a winning business plan is essential. This workshop will get you started on creating a plan tailored to your individual needs, and not one based on a
The Secrets of Writing a Successful Business Plan Sitting down to write a business plan can seem like a daunting task.  However, we know that most adults like to learn in increments, and that learning is better achieved through interaction, so author of "Secrets to Writing a Successful Business Plan" and SCORE mentor Hal Shelton
Creating a business plan is critical to the success of your small business.  Survey results conducted by Palo Alto Software show that companies who complete business plans are twice as likely to successfully grow their business, gain investment capital or secure a loan. Although we now know
A business plan is an essential road map for business success, but few small businesses ever complete a plan due to over-complicated approaches that entail too much theory, writing and detail. This webinar will give you pragmatic, straightforward tools for setting goals, developing action plans
Writing Your First Business Plan: 4 Things You Need to Know If you’re about to tackle writing your first business plan, you’ve probably got more questions than you do answers. Where do I start? How much is enough information? How much is too much? Embarking on the process of writing a business plan can be daunting at best and downright
Podcast: Selling a Business The SCORE Small Business Success Podcast features interviews with the best and brightest in the world of small business, covering topics such as business plans, financing, marketing, human resources, SEO, social media and more. In this podcast, Norm Silverstein will discuss some of
One of the biggest success factors when opening your own business is proper planning. Here are six questions to ask yourself before opening a business. Who Will You Sell To? The more narrowly you can define your target market, the better. Whether it’s urban moms with children
Podcast: Buying a Business The SCORE Small Business Success Podcast features interviews with the best and brightest in the world of small business, covering topics such as business plans, financing, marketing, human resources, SEO, social media and more. In this podcast, Norm Silverstein will discuss some of

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