Get the information you need to make smart decisions for your business.

Browse these tools and find resources to help you make decisions on starting or growing your enterprise. Your SCORE mentor can assist in putting your ideas into action.

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Business Planning & Financial Statements Template Gallery

Download SCORE’s easy-to-use business planning, finance, sales, marketing and management templates to help you plan for a new business startup or grow your existing business. Read more

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Financial Projections Template

Download this financial projections template to calculate your small business expenses, sales forecast, cash flow, income statement, break-even analysis & more. Read more

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How to Successfully Start a Business with the SCORE Startup Roadmap

The SCORE Startup Roadmap, sponsored by FedEx, is the perfect tool to start the journey to your new business. A SCORE mentor can be your guide along the way. Read more

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The 9 Building Blocks of a Business

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The Business Model Canvas categorizes the processes and internal activities of a business into 9 separate categories, each representing a building block in the creation of the... Read more

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The Business Model Canvas

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The Business Model Canvas (BMC) is a strategic management tool to quickly and easily define and communicate a business idea or concept. It is a one page document which works... Read more

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Preparing for your SCORE Appointment

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Preparing for your appointment is optional, but if you do a little beforehand it greatly enhances the effectiveness of your mentoring session and you maximize the mentor’s ability... Read more

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Top 6 Cybersecurity Threats for Small Businesses

Article Language: English
October 20, 2021

Ensure that your small business is prepared to handle all cybersecurity threats that face it.

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3 Steps to Formalizing Your Hobby Business

Article Language: English
October 19, 2021,

Use these three steps to make your side hustle an official small business.

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11 Funding Options for Female Entrepreneurs

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October 14, 2021,

Are you a woman entrepreneur looking for funding? Try these 11 resources.

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Starting Out Right: Building Business Credit

Article Language: English
October 13, 2021,

Building and maintaining business credit is vital to the long-term health of your small business. Learn how in this blog.

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Women Business Owners: Where We Stand Now

Article Language: English
October 12, 2021,

For National Women's Small Business Month we look at how Women-Owned businesses are performing.

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Building a Cybersecurity Plan for a Small Business

Article Language: English
October 6, 2021,

Building a cybersecurity plan is important for keeping your small business safe and secure.

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