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Tips for Bouncing Back SCORE ExpertAnswers What distinguishes a successful entrepreneur? What are some steps for getting focused with a plan that will help you bounce back? View
10 Steps to Protecting Your Ideas Got a great idea? Follow these first steps from SCORE Counselor, Alan Tratner of Santa Barbara, CA. View
9 Ways to Keep Employees Engaged This article offers nine tips for giving employees what they need so that they're willing to be and do their best. View
How to Get a Patent Have you invented the next big thing? If so, you've got to get a patent. It protects your invention and gives you exclusivity. Read this article by Steve Strauss to understand why patents are critical to your success and how you can get one for your business. View
What Makes a Great Leader? Rieva Lesonsky shares her thoughts on what it takes to be a great leader. View
New Employee Orientation Guide and Checklist Use this guide as an orientation for your business' new employees. View
Business Plan Template for a Startup Business This business plan template is a generic model suitable for all types of startup business. However, you should modify it to suit your particular circumstances. View
Americans With Disabilities Act Compliance Tips Learn the ins and outs of the Americans With Disabilities Act and how to address issues concerning:  Company policies Service animals Mobility devices Communication efforts Architectural barriers View
Workplace Etiquette USA Today Columnist, Steve Strauss, answers the question: "I recently saw something you wrote about etiquette in the workplace. Can I add that I think that the biggest mistake people make when it comes to workplace etiquette is not respecting other people’s workspaces? Hey, my cubicle... View
Ten Commandments of Great Customer Service Daniel Kehrer shares insightful tips on creating the best customer atmosphere for your small business. View