Welcome to the SCORE Small Business Success Blog, where small business experts and mentors share tips, discuss trends, and provide advice on a wide range of topics affecting entrepreneurs in every industry.
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.
How SCORE helped an owner to get the company of debt
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
Commercial leasing contracts can be tricky. The authors share helpful tips on what to consider and how to negotiate with the landlord
Charity is honorable and welcomed. The author brings the light on how to process contributions to avoid penalties.
The approaching New Year can stimulate your growth if you follow the author's five simple but effective ideas
What SCORE can and can not do for you.
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.
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.
Research Your Business Purchase and the Closing Checklist (Buying Existing Businesses by SBA Part 2)
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.
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.