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Business Plan Template for a Startup Business

To increase your odds of a successful business startup, download this step-by-step business plan template you can use to plan for your new business. Read more

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Startup Expenses

Nearly everyone who has ever started a business has underestimated the costs, and then faced the danger of running with inadequate capital reserves. The key to avoiding this... Read more

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Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: Module 1 - Startup Basics

If you’re thinking about starting your own business, this module will teach you the basics. You will learn whether business ownership is right for you. Read more

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Careers in Franchise Ownership – Is this Right for You? - slides

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This webinar will educate attendees on the ins and outs of franchising. We will compare this type of ownership to other business ownership models. You will learn about the... Read more

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IRS: Is your business eligible for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit? - slides

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In this webinar you will learn about the Work Opportunity Tax Credit. This IRS program allows business owners to receive credit for hiring people who have historically faced... Read more

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How Do I Bring My New Product to Market? - Slides

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When it comes to bringing a new product to market, there are many ways to do it. Unfortunately, most entrepreneurs, startups, and inventors go about it the wrong way. There is... Read more

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What’s Your Digital Marketing Success Plan? - slides

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If you are committed to growing your organization but struggling to map out the process using digital marketing, there are steps you’ll want to take. Are you being found on the... Read more

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How to Determine Your Success – Start with Your Why - slides

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In this time of disruption due to geopolitical factors, the pandemic, worker shortages, supply chain issues among others, now is more important than ever to focus on the Why of... Read more

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Successful Strategies for Women (Part 2): Strengths-based Leadership - slides

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This webinar is the second in a two-part series focused on women in leadership. The goal of the session is to focus on how women can increase confidence and overall happiness by... Read more

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Basic Product and Service Sales Skills - slides

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The live webinar will provide attendees with the basic sales knowledge and skills to effectively and successfully present their products and services. Read more

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What You Should Know About Business Liability Insurance - slides

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This webinar will provide a high level overview of the liability coverages that business owners will need in order to protect their business. Read more

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Ask SCORE: How Do I Bring My New Product to Market?

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June 2, 2022,

While each product was different and the road traveled getting it to market veered in different directions and through detours, the common thread centered around one notion: The process was not easy. I hit snags and unforeseen obstacles along the way, and you will too. Hitting the roadblocks gave me the opportunity to make the product better and really refine the idea.

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