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This Video Pro Went From Hobbyist to Business Owner

SCORE client Irwin Myers was comfortable behind the camera, but he didn’t feel as prepared to run his company, Video One Productions. Enter SCORE.

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Take Chances and Get on the Right Track to Success

July 25, 2016,

The fastest, most efficient, least risky way to succeed in business is to just get going.


16 Steps to Starting a Business While Working Full Time – STEP 4: Choose Your Marketing Methods

July 11, 2016

Learn how to create a marketing strategy for your startup while still working full time.


Declaration of Independents

July 5, 2016,

Are you considering becoming an independent worker, freelancer, contractor or self-employed? You'll be happy to know that most of those who have chosen this life wouldn't change a thing. Nearly two-thirds of full-time independents rank their satisfaction as a very high; 22 percent rank their satisfaction as 10 on a scale of 1 to 10.

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Nuts and Bolts: Turn Your Hobby In To a Business

June 23, 2016,

If you're going to turn your hobby into a legitimate business, you need to accomplish a number of tasks to get yourself up and running. Just like any other business, there are special filings to submit, accounts to be opened and laws that need to be checked.

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16 Steps to Starting a Business While Working Full Time — STEP 3: Goal Setting and Planning

June 13, 2016

Starting your business while working full time can feel overwhelming. There’s always so much to do!  But it is possible to achieve everything you need to do to succeed in both your day job and your new business.

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The Next Generation of Entrepreneurs: 6 Tips for Raising a Kidpreneur

May 26, 2016,

Here are some tips if your child wants to start a business.


Starting A Nonprofit

May 25, 2016

Starting a nonprofit doesn’t necessarily mean you can quit your day job right away, but like any small business owner, you could eventually earn enough from your nonprofit to justify a full-time salary for you and your staff.

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Should I Trade My Services for Equity in a Startup?

May 23, 2016,

Before deciding to trade fees for equity (and become an owner) in a customer’s business, explore these seven issues.

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7 Pet Businesses to Start

May 18, 2016

Last year, Americans spent $61 billion on their pets, and the industry is expected to reach $91.72 billion by 2019. Here are 7 pet business ideas to jump on that trend.