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New Year, New Hires – Growing your Business with New Employees

Article Language: English
October 19, 2016

Using your best employees and clients can help your company grow, The author shares her ideas how to start a New Year in a truly new way.

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From $1.7M in the Hole to Debt Free

Article Language: English
October 18, 2016

How SCORE helped an owner to get the company of debt

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Thinking of Starting a Business? Initial Steps

Article Language: English
October 18, 2016

Basic principles of starting a business can be easily overlooked. The author offers a series of blogs related to start-ups and reviews multiple steps from business plan to various costs

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The Commercial Lease: What You Should Know

Article Language: English
October 18, 2016

Commercial leasing contracts can be tricky. The authors share helpful tips on what to consider and how to negotiate with the landlord

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Back to Basics in Substantiating Your Charitable Contribution

Article Language: English
October 18, 2016

Charity is honorable and welcomed. The author brings the light on how to process contributions to avoid penalties.

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Start the New Year Off Right: 5 Resolutions for Better Business

Article Language: English
October 18, 2016

The approaching New Year can stimulate your growth if you follow the author's five simple but effective ideas

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For the Life of Your Business - SCORE

Article Language: English
October 17, 2016

What SCORE can and can not do for you.

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SCORE Mentor Relates Financial Tips

Article Language: English
October 17, 2016
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Business Licenses and Permits – What Do You Need?

Article Language: English
October 17, 2016

To keep a small company in compliance with local laws can be time-consuming and expensive. To avoid unnecessary stress, SBA prepared a list of information that serves as a guide for small businesses.

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The Public Library Has Resources to Check out Your Competition!

Article Language: English
October 17, 2016

Libraries offer a database to marketers and entrepreneurs. Using the example of Appleton Public Library, the author demonstrates various tools to explore and to map businesses.

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Research Your Business Purchase and the Closing Checklist (Buying Existing Businesses by SBA Part 2)

Article Language: English
October 17, 2016

How to buy a business? Without a clear understanding of all legal steps of buying existing business, the mistakes are inevitable. The author gives a detailed list of initial and closing stages of buying a business tp avoid serious legal issues in the future. Consider to start with doing a research before anything else.

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Improving Sales: Why is no one buying my new product or service?

Article Language: English
November 18, 2021

After years of planning and rigorous testing, you’ve perfected your product or service and delivered a shiny new offering to the marketplace. You expected your customers to line up…to swarm for this latest innovation, but instead you were met with crickets.

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