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One Page Business Plans: Simple and Highly Effective

This webinar will teach you a simple way to create a plan that helps others understand the business you are building and why. Read more


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Business Plan Template for a Startup Business

Writing a business plan is an opportunity to carefully think through every step of starting your company so you can prepare for success. Read more

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5 Reasons Your Startup Needs a Business Plan

Doing some pre-startup homework and crafting a business plan now will make your life post-startup so much easier. Read more

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WS Brochure

This is the 5-17-2017 version of our website brochure. New Brochure 5-17-17_0.pdf Read more
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Client's Vendor Alternatives

Your SCORE mentor cannot be an expert in all fields.  This list is of resources and vendors which we have found helpful to supplement the knowledge of your mentor.  This list is no Read more
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SME Toolkit for Start-ups

This is a website that has a huge accumulation of articles, links, videos and audios for small start up businesses.  It is available in English or Espanol.  It has a distinct inter Read more
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Business Plan Elements

This is a simple three page outline of what should go into a Business Plan.  There are many templates on the internet, plus, when you use  PC software, like Business Plan PRO, the Read more

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Guide to Creating a Business Plan

It takes several sessions on your PC to create a final Business Plan.  This set of PowerPoint slides sets forth a seven step plan to use your time most effectively. Read more

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Starting a Business in MN

This resource is published by the State of Minnesota.  It is an invaluable for the beginning entrepreneur.  This manual contains discursions of business start-up issues, plus an ex Read more

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NAICS Industry Classification

Businesses and government use a six (6) digit code to classify companies by economic activity.  Every business plan will need this number for the entrepreneur to compare ratios and Read more

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