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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SCOREBoard

For-profit businesses that are ready to move to the next level may qualify to participate in our SCOREBoard program. Our goal is to help your business grow while you address the... Read more
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BIZical

SCORE business experts can perform an in-depth analysis of your entire business to identify opportunities and make recommendations to improve your company performance Read more

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Business Model Canvas

Business Model Canvas is a strategic management and lean startup template for developing new or documenting existing business models.  It is a visual chart with elements... Read more
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Business & Financial Planning Templates

These tools can be your first step towards small business success. Find business planning, finance, sales, marketing and management templates & guides. Then get advice from a... Read more
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How to Start an Maintain a Non Profit Organization

Podcast:  How to Start and Maintain a Nonprofit – free practical advice for SCORE partners and clients  Read more
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Local SW FL Resources

Links to federal, state and local resources help you start or expand your business. Federal Federal Employer Identification Number - Necessary if entity has employees and/or is a... Read more
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Why Small Business Owners Need to Start Taking Design More Seriously

May 5, 2021,

The competition for attention has never been fiercer, and small businesses need to use every tool at their disposal to stand out. Investing in effective design presents a significant opportunity for you to differentiate yourself.

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The Post-Pandemic Workplace: 3 Options To Consider

May 4, 2021,

With restrictions easing many people are returning to offices. We break down the different options for bringing your employees back together.

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