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Articles by author: John Richardson

Gerald Harter - Honoring a Past Chairman

Gerald Harter - Honoring a Past Chairman
By John Richardson on Nov 05, 2017 at 04:50 PM in Managing Your Small Business

Gerald W Harter, a long time SCORE Counselor and a past Chairman, died peacefully at home on October 9 surrounded by his loved ones. Jerry served as Chairman from 1996-1997.

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5 Key Elements Every Small Business Website Should Have

5 Key Elements Every Small Business Website Should Have
By John Richardson on Mar 05, 2017 at 11:22 PM in eCommerce & Social Media

In today’s growing world of technology, it is important not to neglect this aspect in order to keep your small business up to speed.

We found this article about the 5 Key Elements Every Small Business Website Should Have and thought that it would be interesting to our clients who are starting the planning of their companies website.

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Announcing SB SCORE Online Training

Announcing SB SCORE Online Training
By John Richardson on Feb 28, 2017 at 03:43 PM in Managing Your Small Business

One of SCORE Santa Barbara key goals is to constantly improve the way we provide education to our small business clients through one-on-one mentoring sessions and our monthly workshops.

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Real client success - Brighten Solar is featured with Score on local TV program, The 805 Focus

By John Richardson on Apr 26, 2016 at 11:45 PM in Managing Your Small Business

Have you seen SANTA BARBARA FOCUS? Watch them on TV. See how our Santa Barbara SCORE's Bob Vitamante explains our important place in the community. You're in for a treat!

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Brighten Solar Recognized as an Outstanding Small Business for 2016

By John Richardson on Apr 08, 2016 at 11:39 PM in Managing Your Small Business

One of SCORE SANTA BARBARA’S clients, Brighten Solar, has been recognized as an Outstanding Small Business for 2016 by Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti, and will receive his Small Business Recognition
award. The ceremony will take place May 2nd at Los Angeles City Hall, and is being scheduled in coordination with National Small Business Week.

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App Workshop for Santa Barbara Business World

By John Richardson on Apr 04, 2016 at 06:29 PM

Technology forms the basis for most businesses today. An understanding of how it applies to your business is absolutely crucial to its profit. Join our SCORE Workshop.

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Are you selling a product or service? Amazon.com is where the action is!

By John Richardson on Mar 24, 2016 at 11:36 PM in Small Business Marketing and Sales

Over 30 of our SCORE clients attended our March workshop where Kaylah Reeves presented the reasons you that they may want to consider using Amazon Stores as the means to launch your new product or accelerate your current sales.

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Billionaire: Follow the 5% rule to succeed in business

By John Richardson on Mar 22, 2016 at 10:50 PM in Small Business Financing

No detail is too small for Tilman J. Fertitta, chairman, CEO and owner of Fertitta Entertainment, which owns the restaurant powerhouse Landry's as well as Golden Nugget Casinos.

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How to use your Financial Stements as a Guide to Profits

By John Richardson on Mar 11, 2016 at 05:10 PM in Small Business Financing

Many small businesses lose money because they don't keep, or understand, their financial statements.

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SB SCORE Announces Two New Counselors

SB SCORE Announces Two New Counselors
By John Richardson on Feb 16, 2016 at 09:17 AM in Managing Your Small Business

Alisa J. Wilcox and Robert J. Margevicius, two new SCORE Counselors were introduced to the current 22 active Counselors at the February Chapter Meeting.

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