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5 Hats Every Solopreneur Needs to Wear

October 4, 2018,

Being a solopreneur means every job within the business falls on your plate, from hiring contractors to driving leads. Keep these tips in mind to help you succeed.

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How Encore Entrepreneurs Can Manage Their Risk

October 3, 2018,

If you’re thinking about becoming an entrepreneur as a second act, this measured, level-headed approach is worth noting no matter what type of business you may want to start.

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How Much Cash Should a Small Business Keep in Reserve?

October 2, 2018,

Most financial experts recommend three to six months of operating expenses, but using this for every business in every situation is misleading.

Is Your Small Business Ready for the Holiday Shopping Season?
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Is Your Small Business Ready for the Holiday Shopping Season?

September 27, 2018,

Our latest infographic, “Prepare Your Small Business for the Holiday Season,” highlights statistics, trends and tips for your small business to thrive during the holidays.

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15 Essential Sites for Women Business Owners

September 24, 2018,

Here are 15 of Rieva Lesonsky’s favorite online resources for women entrepreneurs.

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Mastering Instagram for Your Business

September 20, 2018,

If your business is not marketing on Instagram, you're missing a tremendous (and FUN) opportunity.

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How to Tell If a Government Grant Offer Is a Scam or Legitimate

September 18, 2018,

How do you know if the grant offer is legitimate or a scam? According to the U.S. Department of Justice, FBI and other Federal Agencies, fake U.S. grant scams are on the rise across the country.

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Congratulations to the 2018 SCORE Award Winners!

September 13, 2018,

Every year, we honor some of our remarkable, dedicated small business clients and their mentors for the SCORE Awards. Meet the 2018 SCORE Award winners.

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It’s 2018. How Can You Not Have a Website Yet?

September 11, 2018,

More than one-third of small business owners who still don’t have a website. Learn some of the many ways you’re missing out.

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Sole Proprietor vs. Single-member LLC

September 5, 2018,

New entrepreneurs have a long list of to-dos when starting their businesses, including deciding their business structure. Learn the difference between a Sole Proprietor and Single-member LLC.

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How to Increase the Profitability of Your Business

August 30, 2018,

Here are a few basic reasons for a lower-than-desired profitability, which if you address, can provide a relatively quick and often easy solution.

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