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How to Survive and Thrive in Business: Ask The Expert Interview with Melinda Emerson, “SmallBizLady”

Article Language: English
July 28, 2019,

Being a business owner can be exhausting. Melinda Emerson, “SmallBizLady,” answers questions recently about how she has thrived in business nearly 20 years.

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Aerospace Industry Manufacturer Soars to New Heights with Help from SCORE

Article Language: English
July 28, 2019

In this story of small business success, Customer Program Manager Adam Stolz of Zepher worked with a SCORE mentor.

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6 Tips for Managing Multiple Business Locations

Article Language: English

Is customer demand enough to expand your business? Before you run out to lease another property, follow these 6 tips to see if you’re ready. Read more

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Infographic: Rural Entrepreneurship

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SCORE's latest infographic examines the benefits and challenges of running a small business in rural America. Read more

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Small Business Owners Optimistic—But Facing Risks

Article Language: English
July 26, 2019,

While small business owners in the United States believe their future is bright, they are also facing some challenges that could put their businesses at risk.

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An Insider Secret to Increased Profitability – Conducting a Formal Retention Audit

Article Language: English
July 26, 2019,

Companies focus time, attention and money on winning new business, but in the process, let the business they already have slip away.

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Tips for Reinstating A Small Business

Article Language: English
July 24, 2019,

Sometimes a small business falls into inactive or bad standing with the state. Follow these tips to quickly reinstate your corporation or LLC.

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How To Think More Strategically About Pricing

Article Language: English

Coming up with a smart pricing strategy is a tough task for many small businesses. You need to account for what customers are actually willing to pay. Read more

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11 Changes to Make for a Better Business

Article Language: English
July 23, 2019,

Here are 11 changes you can make in your life and your business for a more exciting, enriching and profitable future.

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How to Position and Prepare Your Business to be Bought

Article Language: English
July 21, 2019,

Businesses are generally bought, not sold. Your opportunity is to position and prepare your company for the best outcome by considering these steps.

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4 Ways to Build Innovation Into Your Business

Article Language: English

To instill a mindset of innovation at your small business, you may need to adopt some different ways of thinking. Read more

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5 Reasons Solopreneurs Should Consider Getting an EIN

Article Language: English
July 16, 2019,

If you're a one-person business, is getting an EIN beneficial? What are the advantages of using an EIN instead of your Social Security Number?

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