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.
Download our free business plan template for your established business as a Word doc. Read more
Having children at home for a three-month stint creates logistical issues that can thwart your small business's productivity. Here are 7 tips for succeeding as a business owner and parent during summer break.
As a solopreneur, you expose yourself to a wide variety of risks, from environmental to digital. Fortunately, you have access to a wide range of business insurance types, including cyber insurance, to protect yourself and your business against these unforeseen dangers.
Having a hobby can help you unwind, energize you, be a conversation starter, and yes - even earn you some cash. Exactly how you can make money with your hobby can vary depending on exactly what your hobby entails.Here’s how to use your woodworking hobby to make money.
If you run your business as a sole proprietor, you may need to pay estimated taxes to the IRS throughout the year. Read more
SCORE’s latest infographic, on part 2 of The Megaphone of Main Street Small Business Jobs Report, explores the rise of the gig economy in small business hiring. Read more
The moment you dreaded is here: The IRS is going to audit your home-based business. Will the IRS disallow your home-office deduction? Before you panic, take the following steps. Read more
The Megaphone of Main Street Small Business Jobs Report, Infographic # 1: Small Businesses and Employment
SCORE’s latest infographic, on part 1 of The Megaphone of Main Street Small Business Jobs Report, explores small business hiring, including where owners find qualified workers and Read more
The United States has more than 11 million woman-owned small businesses, and we celebrate each and every one of them during National Women in Small Business Month in October.