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Infographic: How Do Small Business Owners Feel About Minimum Wage Increases?

SCORE and OnDeck surveyed small business owners across America on their thoughts about minimum wage changes. Read more

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Top 10 Bookkeeping Mistakes by Small Businesses

Bookkeeping errors have the potential to derail an otherwise healthy business and create financial chaos. Here are the 10 most common mistakes to avoid. Read more

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Workshops & Events

November 29, 2016

Without the basics, business owners expose themselves to failure. Read here about the upcoming workshops to gain fundamentals skills in accounting, banking, strategic planning and more.

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Building Financial Forecasts

March 12, 2014

The author offers an unusual approach to reducing the risk of starting a new business. The author analyzes his experience with a client and proposes a straightforward approach to building a company's financial model from start to finish.The author describes step-by-step the process how to validate the data while also demonstrating the reasons of why clients might face a problem of adapting SCORE spreadsheets to produce a reliable financial forecast.

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Get Advice Early

March 12, 2014

Getting advice early helps avoid common pitfalls for small businesses.

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Involve Your Employees, Share Your Profits With Them

February 26, 2014

Norm Beckert emphasizes the role of the employees in the high customer satisfaction. The author's recommendation is to treat the team members - he calls them Team Players - as partners by giving them key leadership roles and to reward them by using Profit Sharing Program.

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