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6 Businesses You Can Start for Under $5,000

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By now, many Americans have received their tax refunds, or will be receiving them soon. Many people take that "bonus" money and go on...

Crafting a Strategic Plan for Your Small Business

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When preparing for the future of your business, you should be aware of the importance of strategic plans to help keep your business on...
The True Value of a Business Plan for the Entrepreneur

The Secret to Creating an Unforgettable Brand

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As business owners, we do whatever we can to make sure that our company will last. We fulfill orders on time. We go above...

Hidden Costs in Your Business

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Your work hard to make money. Wouldn’t it be nice to hold onto more of it? An ongoing challenge for many small business owners is...

5 Innovative Ways to Run a More Efficient Small Business

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Running a small business is not for the faint of heart. Between filing taxes, hiring employees, managing client relations, and production, it's enough to...
avoiding startup roadblocks

3 Ways to Avoid Startup Roadblocks

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Here’s a bit of not-so-surprising news: Startups fail. In fact, a 2018 Statistic Brain study says after just five years in business, 55 percent unfortunately do....

How to Host a Business Conference

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Hosting a conference is a huge investment for your business — not only does it cost money, but it takes quite a bit of...
How to Use Marie Kondo’s Decluttering Principles in Your Business

How to Use Marie Kondo’s Decluttering Principles in Your Business

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by Rieva Lesonsky for SCORE Have you heard of Marie Kondo? The Japanese tidying expert and author of the bestselling book The Life-Changing Magic of...

4 Automatic Money-Savers For Your Small Business

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Chances are, if you look carefully through all of your expenses, there are a lot of hidden potential savings. A lot of small ongoing...

6 Tips for Transitioning from a Job to Self-Employment

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Dreaming of self-employment? Don't let your dream get derailed due to poor planning. Use these tips as a guide