Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating.

With SCORE, you have lots of support. Browse these tools and find resources to help you make decisions on starting or growing your enterprise. Your SCORE mentor can assist in putting your ideas into action.

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Why Do Some Family Businesses Fail

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what is one reason why family businesses fail? How can this failure be avoided? Read more

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Plan For Your Slow Season In Business

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How do you plan for slow seasons in your business Read more

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Is Your Website Mobile Friendly?

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Is a mobile friendly website worth the time and investment? Read more

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How Is The Retail Industry Doing Now?

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How is retail experiencing the recovery from the pandemic Read more

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The Basics of Paying Yourself As an Entrepreneur

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Legal basics of paying yourself as an entrepreneur and small business owner Read more

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Convert Trial Offers To Paying Customers

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Trial Offer Strategy and how to make it effective Read more

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Protect Your Business from Hackers

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Business owners must be continually vigilant and take steps to protect their businesses from cyber attacks. Read more

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Small Business Patents

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Small Business Patent qualifications Read more

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Amplifying Diverse Voices: Entrepreneurship for All

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May 25, 2021,

The entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well in Southern Minnesota. Local volunteers in the area who recognize the power of storytelling are working to amplify the voices of minority and immigrant entrepreneurs. Through a forum called “Entrepreneurship for All” they hope to bring the Albert Lea, Faribault, Mankato and Owatonna community together through stories that promote and inspire mentorship. This effort is presented by SCORE South Central Minnesota Chapter #0710.

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Web Analytics: The Secret to Growing Your Business

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Small businesses and web analytics - the secret weapon to finding your customers Read more

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