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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Podcast: The Home-Based Business

The SCORE Small Business Success Podcast features interviews with the best and brightest in the world of small business, covering topics such as business plans, financing, marketin Read more

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How to Turn Your Hobby Into a Business

Turning a hobby into a business can be the perfect way to launch a new venture. Read more

Small Business Owner

Maximizing Your Time as a Small Business Owner: How to Operate Efficiently and Effectively

July 23, 2015

For small business owners, there are two different categories of time – clock time and real time. Sometimes it feels like there is not enough real time to get things done and effectively manage a business.

Home Office

Equip Your Home-Based Office

Make sure your home-based office is ready for business. Review this list of equipment you may need to get up and running. Read more


Starting Your Business While Working Full-Time: Resources to Advance Success

March 26, 2015

Starting a business while working full time is a great way to test the waters of entrepreneurship and gradually grow your startup into a full-time business.

16 Steps to Starting a Business While Working Full Time

16 Steps to Starting a Business While Working Full Time

Do you dream of being your own boss? Read more

Home Office

Don't Ignore the Home-Office Deduction for Your Small Business

January 8, 2015,

Do you know how you would qualify for a home office deduction?

Business owners, entrepreneurs

New Business Ideas for Entrepreneurs

In order to have a successful business, small business owners and entrepreneurs have to stay to up-to-date with current industry trends.

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5 Must-Haves for Successfully Working from Home

October 23, 2013,

Working from home for the first time can be rewarding and exciting, but it is often also challenging. Wonder if you have what it takes to work from home?


60-Second Guide to Setting Up a Home Office

In just 60-seconds, we can get you started on setting up the perfect home office. Read more

Home Business

There’s No Place Like Home (for Business)

July 23, 2013,

There are many benefits of running your business from home, including saving on overhead, eliminating your commute and even helping the planet by cutting back on pollution because your business has a smaller carbon footprint.