20 Apps to Make You More Productive

Here are 20 apps that will help you do more in less time and make the most of those 24 hours in each day.

Asked & Answered Questions For Small Business

You have questions...We have answers. See what knowledge Potland SCORE mentors have to share on a variety of business topics.

Podcast: Communicating Effectively in the Workplace

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, SCORE mentors chat with Bob Parkinson.​

Independent Contractor or Employee

Do you Know the Difference?

The U.S.Department of Labor (DOL) and the IRS are stepping up enforcement of worker classification regulations, and in today’s part-time “gig economy” it may be harder than ever to avoid penalties.

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So You Want to Be the Boss?

Your “solopreneur” business has taken off, and you’ve achieved your dream of being your own boss. Congratulations! But now are you ready to be someone else’s boss?

Most self-employed entrepreneurs reach a point when, even with the help of freelancers or outside contractors, they have more business than they can handle. At this stage, the only way to keep growing—and growing more profitable—is to hire employees.

Volunteer Management for Non-Profit Organizations

Effective committed volunteers are the lifeline of most non-profits. This workshop addresses the importance of understanding volunteers’ motivation to serve in order to be successful in recruiting and retaining volunteers. It describes how to set clear expectations for the volunteer and the organization, how to develop trust, credibility and accountability, and defines the role of staff to provide substantive work, interject fun and show appreciation. It describes trends in the types of volunteer opportunities, and provides resources for volunteer recruiting.