Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating; but you have lots of support. Find resources to help you make decisions on starting or growing your enterprise. Browse these tools, then contact your SCORE mentor to get help putting your ideas into action.

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How Your Small Business Can Succeed with Social Media
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Infographic: How Your Small Business Can Succeed with Social Media

Our infographic, “How Your Small Business Can Succeed with Social Media,” highlights the latest statistics on why and how to use social media to connect with your customers. Read more

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The Elevator Pitch: What, Why and How?

August 21, 2018,

An elevator pitch is a concise introduction of a business, a product or a service. Learn why you need one and how to create it.

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7 Budgeting Basics for Small Business Owners

August 16, 2018,

Budgeting is essential for your small business success. Check out these seven budgeting basics.

GDPR
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Does the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Affect Your Small Business?

August 15, 2018,

If you have prospects or customers in the European Union (EU), you need to familiarize yourself with General Data Protection Regulation GDPR.

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8 Ideas to Start a Business Helping Seniors

August 14, 2018,

Are you looking for a profitable, affluent and growing market to target with a new business? You should think about creating a business for seniors.

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Summer is Almost Over – How Fit is Your Business?

Learn what reports and information will provide useful insight into whether your business is in shape to perform at its best the rest of the year.

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Why You Must Start Financial Planning Now

August 8, 2018,

Small business owners invest countless hours and capital to build and grow their business. For many business owners, their individual wealth is tied back to their business and their sole source of income.

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Ready to Start an Online Store? What to Consider Before Starting an Ecommerce Site

August 7, 2018,

Are you thinking of starting an online store? Ecommerce sites are a great way to make money, but there are many things to consider. Learn the top things to think about BEFORE you launch.

Safe + Sound Week
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Join Us for Safe + Sound Week, August 13-19

SCORE has partnered with OSHA in support of the Safe+Sound Campaign from August 13-19, 2018. Does your small business have a safety and health program? Read more

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6 Ways to Manage Cash Flow in Your Small Business

August 2, 2018,

Each year, poor cash flow forces many small businesses to close. Here are six tips and best practices for cash flow management to help you grow your business.

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6 Steps to Closing a Business While Staying Compliant

August 1, 2018,

If you are currently in the process of ending the business’ operations, take care of these areas to ensure your business is officially terminated with the state.

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