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  • Just because you are a “small business” doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be thinking big. Your plans for expanding your enterprise may include opening a second location a few miles down the road or increasing your product line, but you should also consider how you can take...
    Industry Word - November 14, 2013 - 11 comments
  • One of the most important decisions you can make as a business owner, a marketer, an accountant and a business strategist is determining a price for your product or service. The price you choose to set communicates value, market position and customer expectations. From a backend perspective, it...
    Industry Word - September 18, 2013 - 15 comments
  • This past week, over 300 of our SCORE volunteers, comprised of chapter chairs, district directors and regional vice presidents from across the country, assembled in Dallas, Texas to kick off the 2013 National Leadership Conference. This fantastic annual three-day conference brings together our...
    Industry Word - August 21, 2013 - 3 comments
  • According to the 2013 AT&T Small Business Technology Poll, which surveyed 1,000 small businesses nationwide, 66 percent of respondents plan to invest as much or more in digital marketing – websites, social media and online advertisements – as they did last year. And more than 80...
    Industry Word - July 15, 2013 - 3 comments
  • This week is my absolute favorite of the year because National Small Business Week marks the biggest celebration of small business the whole year long. It feels almost like the week of Christmas, with Friday being the big day of celebration taking place right here in our own backyard of Washington...
    Industry Word - June 18, 2013 - 8 comments
  • This week is my absolute favorite of the year because National Small Business Week marks the biggest celebration of small business the whole year long. Today, in particular, feels almost like Christmas Eve because tomorrow is the big celebration taking place right here in our own backyard of...
    Industry Word - June 17, 2013 - 1 comments
  • This week is my absolute favorite of the year because National Small Business Week marks the biggest celebration of small business the whole year long. Today, in particular, feels almost like Christmas Eve because tomorrow is the big celebration taking place right here in our own backyard of...
    Industry Word - June 14, 2013 - 0 comments
  •   A lot has been written about why having a mentor is a good idea for entrepreneurs. One great article by Peter Cohan of Inc., gives seven reasons you need a mentor and another over on Tech Start Hub provides six. It’s clear that the experts agree: working with a mentor has a positive...
    Industry Word - May 15, 2013 - 3 comments
  • Americans age 55 and up are the fastest growing group of new business owners in our nation today. Already, more than 7.4 million Americans over the age of 50 work for themselves. "Fifty is the new 30," says Rieva Lesonsky, founder and CEO of GrowBiz Media and a member of the...
    Industry Word - April 16, 2013 - 9 comments
  • Honesty is the best policy. Adopting an attitude of being clear and upfront has many benefits in life, from reduced stress to better relationships, but it can also be valuable in your business and key to converting leads into real customers. SCORE mentors will tell you that developing an open and...
    Industry Word - March 21, 2013 - 3 comments

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