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Ask SCORE - January 2014 - Improving Employee Relations

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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

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 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

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       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."

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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

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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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Involving Your Business In The Community

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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

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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 August 2012 - Boosting Online Sales

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Sales at my specialty toy store are extremely seasonal, with the vast majority of revenue coming in the last quarter of the year. Surviving until the holidays has long been a... Read more

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Ask SCORE, July 2011 - Business Leadership

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Though my wholesale building supply business is profitable, I can’t help feeling we’re not operating up to our potential. As the company’s leader, what can I do to give us the... Read more

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The Dos and Don’ts of Turning Your Hobby Into a Business

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July 27, 2022,

According to Business Jargons, an online business encyclopedia, it’s often harder to start a business in rural areas, due to several factors, including a lack of technical know-how and training. But the encyclopedia also points out that several businesses are particularly well-suited for those living in rural America.

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Best Legal Entities for Rural Entrepreneurs

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July 25, 2022,

To ensure rural small business owners have all the facts regarding business structure, here is a quick guide to what entities are available for your rural business and how each can protect you from future legal nightmares.

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