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Boston Local Resources

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

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Business Planning & Financial Statements Template Gallery

These tools can be your first step towards small business success. Find business planning, finance, sales, marketing and management templates & guides. Read more

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Turn Your Bold Idea Into a Business

You want to be successful. Maybe you have an idea for a small business. Perhaps you’ve already started one and are looking to take it to the next level. Read more

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Boston Local Resources
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Boston Local Resources

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

Tim Rowe (center) greeted visitors to the Cambridge Innovation Center, which he opened 15 years ago.
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Mentoring Services - The Venture Cafe In The Cambridge Innovation Center​

SCORE Provides Free Mentoring Services For Entrepreneurs At The Venture Cafe In The Cambridge Innovation Center​! Read more

Interview with Boston SCORE Former Chapter Co-chairman John Kogan
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Interview with Boston SCORE Former Chapter Co-chairman John Kogan

Former SCORE Chapter Chair John N. Kogan celebrates 50 years of SCORE by sharing his reasons for volunteering his time. Read more
Should You Use Crowdfunding to Help Finance Your Business?
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Should You Use Crowdfunding to Help Finance Your Business?

December 13, 2018,

Reward-based, equity and debt are all types of crowdfunding available to small businesses. Here are some tips that businesses can use to create a successful campaign.

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Do You Have a 5-Year Plan for Your Business?

December 12, 2018,

No matter how successful your business is now, developing a strategic plan for your business can help take your company to even greater heights.

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Resources to Help You Create an Effective Employee Handbook

December 6, 2018,

A small business has several resources available to help them put together a comprehensive employee handbook. Here are tips on how to get your employees read it, too.

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Tax Time: A Guide to Completing the Schedule C

December 4, 2018,

If you operate a sole proprietorship or single-member LLC, make sure you know how to complete the Schedule C Form.

Infographic: Is Crowdfunding Right for Your Small Business?
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Infographic: Is Crowdfunding Right for Your Small Business?

SCORE’s latest infographic, sponsored by Nav, details the trends of crowdfunding for small businesses and whether this financing method could work your company. Read more

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Steel Your Small Business Against Employee Theft

November 29, 2018,

Burglary or theft is the most common reason for small business insurance claims, accounting for 20% of all. In some cases, an employee turns out to be the culprit.

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Female Entrepreneurs: How to Weave Your Authentic Story into Marketing

November 28, 2018,

People purchase from brands that they know, like and trust. Here are three simple ways to weave your authentic story into your marketing strategy.

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What Makes or Breaks a Successful Small Business?

November 27, 2018,

What makes or breaks a successful small business? Here’s a closer look at four things successful business owners do right—and one thing they need to do better.

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