Welcome to the SCORE Small Business Success Blog, where small business experts and mentors share tips, discuss trends, and provide advice on a wide range of topics affecting entrepreneurs in every industry.

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Which Legal Structure Is Best for My Business?

March 23, 2021

This is one of the most important questions to answer when planning a new small business start-up. The structure you choose will affect everything from paying taxes to assigning liability, from raising capital to sharing profits.

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Business Manager? Plan to Take Care of Yourself

February 1, 2021

Business Manager ranks number seven on the list of the top ten most stressful jobs compiled by CNBC. Taking care of your health with regular checkups plus a sensible diet and exercise program is important for you, your family and your business. Think you are fit? Here is a quick way to check.

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Covid 19 Requires New Plans

January 28, 2021

Covid 19 has severely affected business and small business in particular. Learn manageable steps to reduce your risk.

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Prepared For A 100 Year Life? Your Children Should Be.

January 1, 2021

One of the ongoing challenges of managing a business is to be aware of various trends and the long-term implications they have for your business. One trend that is not very visible is increasing life expectancy. How long are you or your children likely to live? A deeper investigation of the numbers provided in The 100 Year Life by Lynda Gratton and Andrew Scott shows that since 1840 life expectancy has been increasing three months every year. Read what to expect.

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Five Questions to Prepare You to Borrow Capital with Confidence

April 21, 2021,

Deciding whether or not to take out a business loan is a big decision. Ask yourself these five questions to determine if this is the right step for you.

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Small Business And Big Risks

April 20, 2021,

We analyze some of the biggest risks faced by small businesses and show you how you can keep them under control. 

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How to Choose a Payroll Company

April 16, 2021,

Hiring a payroll company can save companies time and money. This article will define three factors to consider before engaging a payroll partner.

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The Changing Workplace

April 13, 2021,

Examine five trends that are changing the workplace small business owners should be aware of.

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Volunteer Spotlight: Mentor, DeLisa Clift

April 12, 2021,

DeLisa is a mentor at the SCORE Savannah Chapter. She works with small business owners and entrepreneurs to build and grow their small businesses by drawing on her own experience.

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