20 Things No One Tells Millennials About Entrepreneurship

With the successes of Mark Zuckerberg and Evan Spiegel, it’s easy for millennials to become enchanted by the idea of becoming an entrepreneur. Their dreams are becoming reality—according to recent studies, millennials are starting businesses at younger ages than previous generations. However, millennials should know the harsh truths about entrepreneurship before starting a company. In…

Simplifying Social Media For Solopreneurs

Social media might be the last thing on the minds of time-strapped solopreneurs or freelancers. But with a well-planned strategy, even the self-employed can make the most of these powerful, and free, marketing tools. On this online webinar replay, Donna Amos, founder of Solopreneur Solutions, will share what she has learned while working with hundreds…

Making Smart, Ethical Business Decisions

We often read of businesses that fail due to bad decisions, sometimes related to unethical choices. Even the most ethical business owner can make what seems to be a small mistake, but it ends up destroying a company. During this online webinar replay Ed Perry will explain causes of bad decision-making and arm you with…

Ask SCORE: Business Plans

Are you trying to write a business plan but have more questions than answers? Or does the idea of writing one overwhelm you? It’s worth the effort; studies show you are twice as likely to grow your business or get funding with a business plan. On this online Q & A session replay, SCORE mentor…

Scaling A Mission-Driven Brand

“When we look at how change happens in the business world, it usually comes from two different kinds of business: Those, usually smaller, companies that take big risks and, when they succeed, inspire others to follow. Or the larger companies that gain inspiration from the smaller pioneering changemakers, and through their scale, make even more…

Lean Business Planning For Better Management

Contrary to the popular myth, business planning is not just for startups, and it does not involve writing a long formal business plan full of carefully worded summaries and descriptions. Lean business planning is easier and more useful for all companies. It includes using simple lists and tables to define strategy, tactics, milestones, metrics, and…

20 Things No One Tells Millennials About Entrepreneurship

20 Things No One Tells Millennials About Entrepreneurship

With the successes of Mark Zuckerberg and Evan Spiegel, it’s easy for millennials to become enchanted by the idea of becoming an entrepreneur. Their dreams are becoming reality—according to recent studies, millennials are starting businesses at younger ages than previous generations. However, millennials should know the harsh truths about entrepreneurship before starting a company. During…

Funding Opportunities For Women Entrepreneurs

Women now own nearly 10 million small businesses in America. Women-owned firms significantly contribute to our economy’s vitality, supporting more than 23 million jobs. Unfortunately, women still face unique challenges in starting and running their businesses, such as accessing capital. Don’t miss this online webinar replay on financial capacity and funding options to help women…