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Small Business Financing USA Today Columnist, Steve Strauss, discusses unique ways to obtain small business financing such as: Crowdfunding, Bank loans, Business plan competitions, Business incubators and, Investors. View
Government Contracting Mentor-Protégé Programs This guide explains how to find and select a good mentor and become a protégé to another business when pursuing government contracting opportunities. It also outlines the qualifications for several federal agency mentor-protégé programs. View
Become an Accomplished Government Contractor This guide explains how to be successful on an ongoing basis in government contracting. View
Franchise Success Tips SCORE ExpertAnswers Jania Bailey, CEO of FranNet shares exclusive tips for franchise success. View
Making a Good Pitch with Guy Kawasaki SCORE ExpertAnswers Guy Kawasaki, bestselling author and former chief evangelist of Apple, shares expert tips on making a great business pitch to potential funders. View
Startup Success eBook Worried about finding financing? With the Web 2.0 tools in this book, you can start a business for almost nothing. Stressed about hiring employees? With Web 2.0 solutions to make work faster, you may not even need them – but if you do, we’ll show you where to find them. Wondering how... View
Starting for Success Small business expert Rieva Lesonsky shares her tips for starting-up a new business successfully. View
Funding a Business with Your Own Retirement Funds If you’re an entrepreneur looking for small business capital, you should take note of a type of self-reliant funding. This has become ever more prevalent in today’s economic environment, as bank loans and other sources of capital have become more difficult to obtain. This self-reliant... View
Take Control of Your Energy Budget Utility deregulation is making it easier than ever to manage your natural gas and electricity costs. Here’s how. View
Financing & Growing Your Business SCORE ExpertAnswers New venture development expert Dave Lavinsky is co-founder of Growthink, Inc., a consultancy and investment bank for emerging firms. Here, Dave shares advice on financing, launching and sustaining a successful small business. View