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Finance and Money

Popular media would have business owners believe that money from a private investor or an equity firm is the way to capitalize a business for success. 

Bootstrapping, Equity Funding, or Borrowing — Where to Find Capital?

Every business owner faces challenges in their businesses. Whether the amounts are large or small, when you’re trying to grow your business, every dollar counts.

How to Deduct Bad Debt

You’ve made the decision to grow your business – congratulations! Now get ready for the next challenge:  how to scale your business for growth.

How to Scale a Business

Marketing and Sales

The key to great marketing is asking the right questions. What exactly are you offering and who will you offer it to?

Five Marketing Must Haves for Small Businesses

Your business’s name forms the foundation of your brand. Done right, it can make your brand instantly memorable, distinctive and unique. But how to come up with a business name that conveys what makes your business so special?

Naming Your Business

Your logo is one of the most important elements in your business brand, representing your company in visual form. It must be arresting, memorable, relevant and able to convey your brand at a glance.

Creating Your Business Logo

Management

Does company culture matter? After all, if you’re a small business of three, four, five people, your personalities will just churn out a sort of organizational culture, right? 

How to Build Fantastic Company Culture... Even When You’re a Small Business of Five

Risk management isn’t just for big corporations - small businesses need to ensure they’re properly protected from disastrous situations as well.

Risk & Insurance: What Every Business Owner Should Know

Here are some tips from seasoned business owners on how they get organized and stay energized:

6 Organizing Tips from Entrepreneurs

Website and Social Media

Donabedian is an SEO specialist and works as an SEO consultant on various web design projects. In 2014, Donabedian was given an award as the Young Search Professional of the Year.

Steps for Successful SEO for Startups

A brand is more than a logo. It’s your professional image to the world based on what people, see, hear and feel about you.

Infographic: 4 Steps to Build Your Personal Brand Online

Online video is becoming increasingly influential on customers’ purchasing behavior.

How to Boost Your Sales With Social Video

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The Dons Net Cafe is a successful learning environment and a profitable business at Santa Barbara High School-ROP/CTE that is recognized locally, nationally and internationally for our work. We owe this to our SCORE counselors who guided us through the challenging and rewarding world of entrepreneurship.
Lee A. Knodel (Mrs. B.)
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