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Articles

Silvio Di Loreto - In Memory of a SCORE Counselor

Silvio Di Loreto - In Memory of a SCORE Counselor
By Gerald Harter on Apr 27, 2017 at 12:42 AM in Managing Your Small Business

Silvio was one of the first SCORE members I met when I started counseling a little over 8 years ago. While I can't say I knew him well, I can say that I am glad to have known him at all. I asked one of our more tenured Counselors who has knew him well to write the following. (John Richardson)

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How to Generate Sales Leads in Your Small Business

How to Generate Sales Leads in Your Small Business
By Alexandra Trujillo on Apr 24, 2017 at 07:00 AM in Small Business Marketing and Sales

As a small business, you are always looking for a way to expand your customer base. When looking for leads in your small business, there are a few things to keep in mind.
We found this article that gives 5 ways of identifying leads in your small business, to eventually turn them into customers.

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How to Obtain Financing to Grow Your Small Business

How to Obtain Financing to Grow Your Small Business
By Alexandra Trujillo on Apr 20, 2017 at 09:00 AM in Small Business Financing

For April, SCORE hosted a workshop where Gary Kravetz and Annette Jorgenson talked about how to obtain financing to grow your small business.

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5 Secrets to Improving Your Small Business Profits

5 Secrets to Improving Your Small Business Profits
By Alexandra Trujillo on Apr 17, 2017 at 07:00 AM in Small Business Financing

Once you have a business idea ready to go, it is important to plan out how your start-up will earn a profit. It may seem tedious to do things like track every single expense, but in the long-run it is key to keep everything organized.
We found this article that carefully outlines 5 important things you should do to improve your profits.

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SCORE helps small business in every stage of development. Potential Entrepreneurs, Start-Ups, and Smaller Firms. In other words, SCORE Counseling is for you, whether you are starting out or already up and running and wanting to grow.

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Thank you to the wonderful mentors of SCORE who have helped me for the past many years overcome my resistance to marketing my mosaic art.
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