A crisis like COVID-19 calls for innovation to help your business adapt and reopen successfully.

Whether you switch to online operations, plan to reopen, or even start a new business, we have the resources for you.

Pivoting Operations

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3 Tips for Properly Pivoting Your Business Model

If your small business is ready to pivot its business model during this coronavirus crisis, here’s what you need to note before getting started. Read more

Recorded Webinar

Navigating Long-Term Uncertainty and the Aftermath of Disruption

On-the-spot coaching, practical steps and 'navigational tools' for working with uncertainty and planning for the aftermath of disruption will be provided. Read more

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eGuide

The Action Plan for Small Businesses

Download the Action Plan for specific steps you can take to find solutions and protect your business during the coronavirus crisis. Read more

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Digitally Transform Your Business During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Why should small businesses accelerate their digital transformation during the coronavirus pandemic or any down time? Read more

Recorded Webinar

How to Find Opportunities and Test Your Ideas When Existing Assumptions are Challenged

Opportunities are still out there for those who know how to identify new markets, adjust methods to connect with customers and minimize unnecessary investments. Read more

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Checklist

What to Include in Your Operations Handbook

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. Read more

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Infographic: The Impact of COVID-19 on Startups - April 2020

SCORE surveyed pre-startups and startups in early April 2020 about how they think how coronavirus could affect their business. Read more

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Infographic: The Impact of COVID-19 on Established Small Businesses - April 2020

In early April 2020, SCORE surveyed business owners who have been in operation at least a year on how they think the coronavirus could affect their business. Read more

Reopening Your Business

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Checklist: Reopening Your Small Business After the Coronavirus Shutdown

Are you reopening your business after COVID-19 closures? Use this checklist to reopen your doors while keeping yourself, employees and customers safe. Read more

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Checklist: Reopening Your Restaurant After the Coronavirus Shutdown

Are you reopening your restaurant after COVID-19 closures? Use this checklist to reopen your restaurant while keeping yourself, employees and diners safe. Read more

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Checklist: Reopening Your Retail Store After the Coronavirus Shutdown

Are you reopening your retail store after COVID-19 closures? Use this checklist to reopen your store while keeping yourself, employees and shoppers safe. Read more

Developing Partnerships

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Grow Your Business With A Strategic Partnership

Learn how a strategic partnership can help your small business develop a new product or service, gain exposure to a new target market, and much more. Read more

Article

7 Tips for Making a Business Partnership Work

Just like marriages, business partnerships often run into rough waters. To ensure your partnership stays on course, follow these tips. Read more

Blog

4 Tips for Adding a Partner to Your Business

Depending on how you incorporated your business, entrepreneurs will need to conduct a bit of due diligence in order to properly bring on a business partner. Read more

Starting a Business During the Crisis

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Start a Work-from-Home Business Now? Yes!

Can you really start a business in the middle of a pandemic? Here are some business ideas you can start from home. Read more

The Startup Roadmap: Your Guide to Successfully Starting a Business

The Startup Roadmap outlines each step in starting a business with detailed information and resources. And with SCORE, you don’t have to do it alone. Read more

eGuide

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business

Ready to start your dream business? The Simple Steps for Starting Your Business courses can help you determine if starting a business is right for you. Read more

Recorded Webinar

7 Steps to Starting a Business on a Shoestring Budget

This webinar will show you the 7 steps needed to start a business, even if you have a small budget. Find out everything you need to know to launch the dream. Read more

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Article

List of Startup Resources

We’ve scoured the internet to find the websites and tools that will help you get your business off the ground. Bookmark this list of startup resources. Read more

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Can You Use Unemployment Benefits to Start a Business?

You’ve been laid off from your job, and you’re applying to collect unemployment benefits. Can you use your unemployment benefits to finance your startup? Read more

Visit the Coronavirus Small Business Resource Hub

We have collected resources to help your small business survive and thrive through this crisis, and beyond. The content covers financial assistance and funding, pivoting operations, marketing, HR, and preparing for the future.

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