Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating.

With SCORE, you have lots of support. Find resources to help you start or grow your enterprise. Browse these tools, then contact your SCORE mentor to get help putting your ideas into action.

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10 Simple Steps to Finding Customers and Delivering the Goods

SCORE and UPS Store booklet for entrepreneurs including practical information ranging from pre-marketing ideas and starting as a home-based entrepreneur to shipping and outsourcing Read more

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Charlotte Entrepreneur Growth Report

UNC Charlotte Urban Institute Charlotte Entrepreneur Growth Report Read more

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Charlotte SCORE Client Websites
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Charlotte SCORE Client Websites

Charlotte SCORE is proud to have helped a number of business owners here in our community. Please take a few moments and visit some of their websites. Read more
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Video of Charlotte SCORE Client Success Story

Calling all aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners! The Charlotte Chapter of SCORE is here to help. Read more

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Business Plan for a Startup Business

Business Plan for a Startup Business - A detailed guide for a business plan Read more

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3 Page Business Plan - Spanish & English

Business Plan for a Startup Business / Plan de Negocios para Empezar un Negocio Read more

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2 Page Business Plan Outline

Charlotte SCORE Chapter - 2 Page Business Plan Outline Read more

10 Mistakes That Start-Up Entrepreneurs Make
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10 Mistakes That Start-Up Entrepreneurs Make

10 Mistakes That Start-Up Entrepreneurs Make - The Wall Street Journal - When it comes to starting a successful business, there's no surefire playbook that contains the winning gam Read more

Financing Your Small Business
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Financing Your Small Business

Financing Your Small Business: How to Borrow Money from People You Don’t Know – SCORE/Circle Lending Pamphlet Read more

Putting Together Your Funding Proposal
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Putting Together Your Funding Proposal

SCORE & Access to Capital Presentation - Putting Together Your Funding Proposal Read more

How to Pay Business Debts You Can't Afford
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How to Pay Business Debts You Can't Afford

How to Pay Business Debts You Can't Afford - SCORE-Corporate Turnaround Debt Relief Pamphlet Read more

Funding Your Business 101
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Funding Your Business 101

Funding Your Business 101 by George McAllister, Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC) Read more

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