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Ask SCORE: Business Plans

In this LIVE Q & A session, SCORE mentor and business plan expert Hal Shelton will devote the entire hour to answering YOUR questions. Read more

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Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: Module 1 - Startup Basics

If you’re thinking about starting your own business, this module will teach you the basics. Read more

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4 Steps to Starting a Successful Part-Time Business

In this webinar, learn how to make your side business a legitimate business that's primed to succeed! Read more

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Flexibility SCORE Bennat Berger

Flexibility Should Be the Only Thing You Set In Stone

July 31, 2018,

Yes, there is a danger to over-planning. Sticking too closely to a single plan or goal can sacrifice your entrepreneurial flexibility and cripple the very business you hope to foster.

Sonny Kalsi Real Estate Career Guide SCORE

Breaking into Real Estate: A Career Guide

July 27, 2018,

Getting started in real estate with little experience is a daunting, difficult task -- but it can be done.

Competition and Conflict Daniel Neiditch SCORE

Conflict Isn't Rude, It's Required

July 24, 2018,

An entrepreneur who’s never faced any kind of conflict or resistance is one that I’d rather not do business with, and I know I’m not alone.

Debrah Lee Charatan AI Female Business Owners SCORE

3 Ways AI Can Give Female Small Business Owners a Competitive Edge

July 17, 2018,

For women, a technological edge, fueled by machine learning and similar artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities, can help even the playing field in a few key ways. 

Daniel Neiditch What Makes an Idea Great SCORE

What Makes An Idea Great?

July 6, 2018,

Every business runs on ideas. But how do you know which ideas are great, and which ones would be better off reworked or scrapped altogether?

Bennat Berger Innovation SCORE

Innovation: How Fast Is Too Fast?

June 18, 2018,

The drawbacks of rapid technological development don’t negate the benefits, but are still very real. We do a disservice to the public and ourselves if we don’t acknowledge their ability to hurt our customers when used too hastily.

Jake Croman Diversity SCORE

5 Reasons Why Diversity is Crucial to Small Business Success

June 15, 2018,

Diversity is the cornerstone of comprehensive and well-informed business strategies and innovations. Here are 5 reasons why small businesses should implement diversity as a necessity during the hiring process.

Debrah Lee Charatan Goal Setting SCORE

4 Goal-Setting Strategies For Small Business Owners

Here are a few pieces of advice that entrepreneurs and small business owners can take in order to set goals more effectively, follow through, and ultimately develop themselves and their businesses. 

Sonny Kalsi Market Vendors Small Business SCORE

4 Lessons Small Business Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Market Vendors

June 5, 2018,

Market vendors are some of the most efficient small business owners in the world. Here are four essential business strategies small businesses can learn from market vendors' unique roles.

Bennat Berger SCORE AI Android

The Most In-Demand Services of 2050

May 29, 2018,

If you’re an entrepreneur playing the long game, you’d do well to look into one of these growth-ready fields. The future of humankind may well depend on it.

Marc Weisberg Negotiation Tips SCORE

5 Ways Make a Deal During a Negotiation

May 25, 2018,

Studies have shown that business leaders who don’t understand the art of negotiation are 60 percent less successful than those who do. These five tips can help small-business owners become expert negotiators.