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Important Financial Numbers To Watch

Ask SCORE             I’m a retired sales and marketing guy who’s recently purchased a local convenience store. What are some of the key numbers I should be monitoring... Read more

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Business Expenses: What's Deductible

Ask SCORE              I’ve been an independent media and public relation consultant for almost a year. As a first-time self-employed tax filer, what business deductions... Read more

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Ask SCORE - January 2014 - Improving Employee Relations

Ask SCORE             I recently purchased a children’s daycare center. The previous owner did not treat the staff well, and my top priority is to correct that situation.... Read more

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Ask SCORE - December 2013 - Time Management

 Ask SCORE        I own a software development company. While I wouldn’t consider myself disorganized, at the end of most days I can’t help feeling I haven’t... Read more

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Ask SCORE - Preparing To Conduct An Interview

       I started my refrigeration repair business six months ago and am now at the point of  needing to interview candidates for my first employee. I’ve never done this before... Read more

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Ask SCORE October 2013 "Reducing Paper Clutter."

Ask SCORE          I’ve never been the most organized person, but it’s reached the point where the clutter in  my office is starting to hinder my productivity. How can... Read more

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Ask SCORE September, 2013 - Managing Your Credit Score

Ask SCORE          I’m currently in the planning stage for a new retail bakery. I’m going to need some funding for equipment, but my personal credit history is a bit... Read more

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Ask SCORE, July 2013 - Using a Lead Generation Service

       I’ve been approached by a lead generation service. Do they really work, and if not, what other means of generating leads can you suggest? Read more

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Involving Your Business In The Community

Ask SCORE        Our four-year-old printing business is finally on solid footing. We’ve worked hard and  been very fortunate, and now we’d like to begin giving something... Read more

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Ask SCORE December 2012 - Strategic Planning

When I began my civil engineering firm three years ago, I wrote a business plan to guide our growth. We’ve been somewhat successful to date, but the marketplace and a lot of our... Read more

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Ask Score November 2012 - Writing Effective Web Copy

  I recently launched a business doing onsite home computer repair. Things have started  out pretty well, and now I want to expand my reach by putting together a website.... Read more

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