Temporary Staffing Can Bridge Your Workforce Gaps

Temporary Staffing Can Bridge Your Workforce Gaps

Do you expect seasonal or similar short-term bursts of activity for your small business? Or perhaps you’re seeing the first tentative signs of what could well be the start of a long-term growth trend. Maybe there’s a single large task or project that needs to be done by a certain date, and your employees are…

Grow Your Business with a SWOT Analysis

Grow Your Business with a SWOT Analysis

In this SCORE workshop, participants will learn how to properly conduct a SWOT analysis to develop growth strategies for their businesses. Generic SWOT templates (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats) are easily found and downloaded from the internet. But without expert guidance in researching and completing a SWOT analysis, it may lead to dismal strategic decisions and…

Hiring a Family Member Can Be a Plus...or a Pain

Hiring a Family Member Can Be a Plus…or a Pain

Family-owned enterprises are the foundation of America’s small business tradition. And even if your family isn’t involved at the outset, a relative is often an ideal candidate for a role where trust or special expertise is necessary. But is working with family members always a good idea? Business consultant and USA Today “Ask an Expert”…

Are You Chip-Ready? SCORE Workshop Replay

Are You Chip-Ready?

According to many surveys, small business owners are not prepared to accept the new credit cards embedded with chips. And, even though the October 1, 2015 deadline has passed, you’ll want to know how EMV cards reduce fraud and help protect your small business. Migrating to EMV technology is not difficult nor expensive, but ignoring the change…

Leadership Is Essential To Small Business Success

Leadership Is Essential To Small Business Success

Do an Internet search on “leadership” and you’ll find no shortage of articles, books, and quotes about what it takes to be a successful leader. That’s because no two leaders, or leadership situations, are alike. Each of us brings different skills, talents, and experiences to the table. How we apply them depends very much on…

Tax Secrets to Keep More of What You Earn

Tax Secrets to Keep More of What You Earn!

If you’re like most small business owners, you overpay thousands of dollars every year – money you could be using to grow your business – in taxes. Attend this entertaining, fast-paced webinar replay to learn the last minute secrets to rescue thousands in savings and take advantage of every available break! National tax planning expert,…