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Addressing The New Normal

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Download this guidance on action document for your nonprofit so that you can take now to prepare for the “new normal." Read more

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Budgeting for Next Year by Bill Ferguson

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October 26, 2020

Companies using a calendar year to do their financial statements need to take this time of the year to do budgeting for next year. Budgeting? Why would a company need that? Just do their thing – sell and hope for the best? That’s NOT a good way to run a company. Not good at all. All the big corporations budget everything – sales, expenses by category, cash flow, etc, etc. And, they do it on a quarterly basis. Why? One, they want a target that they believe they need to hit and so they then plan what they must do to hit that target. And, secondly, they use it for accountability – to measure the performance of each subsidiary or department that fed their budgets into the overall budget. Planning and accountability.

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Validating a Local B2C Business Idea

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June 21, 2019

If you don’t have customers, you don’t have a business.  First things first, who’s going to buy what you’re selling?  And why buy your product, or service, instead of the competitions?

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Small Business Basics

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This invaluable guide on business planning basics will help get you on your way to making your entrepreneurial dreams come true. Read more

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How To Become A SCORE Small Business Mentor

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March 2, 2020

SCORE volunteers offer confidential mentoring sessions to help clients get their enterprises off the ground. SCORE Madison provides FREE business mentoring, coaching, consulting,... Read more

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Modelode Plan de Negocio para un “Startup"

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Un plan de negocio de Startup sirve para varios propósitos. Leer más

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Getting the Most Out of a SCORE Mentorship to Help Your Business Soar

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January 27, 2022, 1:00pm EST

Insights from SCORE mentor and mentee regarding mentorship, best practices for working with and becoming a mentor, and real-life challenge and success stories. Read more

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Ready to Buy A Business?

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January 25, 2022,

Looking at small businesses for sale? Use this article to help you through the purchase process.

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10 Key Steps to Grow Your Solo Business

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January 20, 2022, 1:00pm EST

Grow your solo business into a profitable brand that will enable you to live the life you want to live. Read more

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