Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating; but you have lots of support. Find resources to help you make decisions on starting or growing your enterprise. Browse these tools, then contact your SCORE mentor to get help putting your ideas into action.

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What Solopreneurs Should Know About Business Insurance

February 1, 2018,

As a solopreneur, you expose yourself to a wide variety of risks, from environmental to digital. Fortunately, you have access to a wide range of business insurance types, including cyber insurance, to protect yourself and your business against these unforeseen dangers.

Are Gig Workers a Match for Your Small Business?
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Are Gig Workers a Match for Your Small Business?

November 22, 2017,

Our latest infographic, “The Megaphone of Main Street: The Gig Economy” highlights the why gig workers have become so prevalent in recent years.

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The State of Freelancing in America

November 21, 2017,

By 2027, freelancers will account for the majority of the American workforce.

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Essential Steps For Turning Your Hobby Into A Business

August 3, 2017,

Transforming your hobby into a profitable business can be accomplished when you do your due diligence and get your legal ducks in a row.

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16 Steps to Starting a Business While Working Full Time — STEP 8: Business Licenses, Taxes and Insurance

December 22, 2016

In step 8 of the “16 Steps to Starting a Business While Working Full Time” eBook, we will cover business licenses, taxes and insurance.

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16 Steps to Starting a Business While Working Full Time — STEP 6: Know the Rules

October 10, 2016

In step 6 of the “16 Steps to Starting a Business While Working Full Time” eBook, learn how to stay on your current employer’s good side, and know the rules.